Football's Ray Graham is named Pitt's "Athlete of the Week"
Panthers Travel to No. 10 Notre Dame on Wednesday Night
Panthers Off To Best Start Since 1986
Career: Has played in 49 games for the Panthers with 36 starts...has recorded 10 goals over three-year Pitt career with four game-winners ... is 6-for-8 lifetime when attempting a penalty kick goal opportunity ... Big East Academic All-Star.
2013: Co-Captain this season along with John Cordier...saw action in 15 matches, starting 11 of them...took 19 shots, registering seven of them on goal...played 870 total minutes for the Panthers.
2012: Played in 16 games with 10 starts ... finished tied for first on the team in goals (5) and game-winning goals (2) ... also finished second on the team in points (11) ... took 16 shots, 12 on goal for a .750 shot on goal percentage... named Big East Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 10 ... two of his five goals came on penalty kicks ... named to the 2012 Pitt/Nike Invitational All-Tournament team.
2011: Played in every game with 15 starts ... led the Panthers in points (11), goals (5) and game-winning goals (2) ... attempted all four penalty kicks for the Panthers on the season, scoring on each attempt ... ranked third on the team with 19 shot attempts, eight of which were on goal ... finished with four shots in conference play, along with one assist and one shot on goal ... had a season-high five shots against Richmond (Sept. 18) ... named to Duquesne Invitational all-tournament team.
2010, Gardner-Webb College: Played in 19 matches on the season, starting 18 as a true freshman ... was named to the Second-Team All-Conference Team ... also named to the Big South All-Freshman Team ... led the team and ranked fourth in the Big South with 10 goals ... also led the squad and was tied for sixth in the Big South with 23 points ... ranked second on the team with three assists ... tied for fifth in the conference with a 1.21 points per game average ... led the Bulldogs and tied for fourth in the league with three game-winning goals on the season ... posted 30 shots on the year, putting 19 on frame ... recorded a .633 shots on goal percentage for the year ... scored the game-winning goal via a penalty kick in a 3-0 win versus Mercer (two goals in the game) ... scored the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win over league-rival VMI and in a 3-0 win at home versus Presbyterian College ... also recorded two goals in a 4-1 win at home over Radford ... accounted for at least one goal in eight different matches, six of which went on to be wins.
High School/Club: Attended Georg-Buchner Oberschule in Berlin, Germany ... played for the Lichterfelder FC club team in Berlin under head coach Michael Wolf ... led his team to the semifinals of the 2008 Berlin Cup.
Personal: Born Nicolas Wrobel on June 19, 1990 ... son of Hans-Juregen and Martina ... has two siblings, Marc and Ariane ... enrolled in the College of Business Administration (global management).