Player Spotlight: 2010 3rd rd pick Bryan Rust now seems to be back on a steep, upward track again

 

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS DEVELOPMENT CAMP 2013 PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: BRYAN RUST By Dave Fryer, Contributor to InsidePittsburghSports.com Bryan Rust has nearly seen it all in his three seasons at the University of Notre Dame. “We’ve been to the Frozen Four. We haven’t made the tournament. We’ve been a first-round knockout. We’ve seen the ins and outs, the goods and bads,” Rust said. The senior-to-be has also ridden a similar rollercoaster ride on a personal level. In 2010, Rust had a fairytale year. He was a member of the Under-18 team for the United States that won a gold medal at the World Championships, where he posted 8 points in 7 games. He also put up big numbers with the US National Development Team that season, including leading the team with 7 game-winning goals. Rust then reached a personal milestone that summer when he had the honor of being drafted by the PittsburghRead More »