|Hometown:||Los Gatos, Calif.|
|High School:||Los Gatos HS|
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Started and played in nine games … scored two goals, had five assists and added two steals … drew five kick-outs … scored his first goal of the season at No. 17 Princeton … forced three kick outs and added a goal against MIT … scored one goal against MIT.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010: Received a medical redshirt after starting one game.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009: Scored nine goals and accumulated 16 assists in 34 matches played ... drew 11 ejections, had nine steals, and recorded two field blocks throughout the season ... scored a goal in season opener against MIT (9/11) ... one goal against UC Davis (9/20).
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of Los Gatos High School in Los Gatos, California ... coached by Don Appleton ... team MVP senior season ... named to the All-SCVAL 1st Team as a senior ... named to the All-Central Coast Section 2nd Team as a senior ... played club water polo for West Valley Water Polo Club .... Selected to Pacific Zone All Star team in 2008.
PERSONAL: Son of Dennis and Jocelyn Penner ... has an older brother Doug and and older sister Carolyn ... mother Jocelyn is an SCU graduate ... sister Carolyn ran cross country and track at Stanford University and won a national championship in cross country ... hobbies include going to the beach, beach volleyball, and tennis.