Two-Year-Old Penguins Super Fan Gains Viral Attention for Crazy Cheering

VIDEO: Ty Avolia was caught on camera intensely rooting for his team at the Stanley Cup playoffs.
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Hockey fans are known for their intensity (especially with the Stanley Cup playoffs in full swing), but this little guy takes the cake.

Pint-sized Pittsburgh Penguins fan Ty Avolia, 2, is raising the bar, going viral for his priceless reaction when Sidney Crosby scored a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets on April 17.

His screaming face, clenched fists and waving arms certainly caught the attention of social media as his immense fandom was caught on Pens TV, the online fan channel.

"I feel like we're getting a sense of what that man's going to be like at 50," Sara Haines said on "GMA Live!" of the adorably intense little guy.

He's only been to four hockey games but he's obsessed with the sport and can name all the players.

The family's entire living room has been transformed into a hockey-themed baby cave, of sorts.

"He's always liked it," said Ty's mom, Hilary Avolia. "Then, for Christmas, he decided he'd ask Santa for skates and a stick and nets, and we got them. Santa brought them for him, and he's played every day ever since."

Tiny Ty had no problem recreating the hysterically enthusiastic face he makes when the Penguins make a goal, as it was clearly something he's quite familiar with and enjoys.

As for when he's watching hockey from home, "That's probably when he's the most calm during the day," Avolia said.

"He'll lay and watch it," she added, soaking in all the action on the ice he can.

Tune in for more viral moments every weekday on " GMA Live! " at 9 a.m. ET.

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