15 Clay  Penecale
15 Clay Penecale
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Jenkintown, Pa.
High School: Academy of the New Church
Position: F

High School: Varsity starter all four years, first at Abington (Pa.) Junior High and next two at La Salle College High School in Wyndmoor, Pa. • Played shooting guard and small forward • Named team MVP and second-team All-Philadelphia Catholic League as a sophomore and junior. Honorable mention All-City his junior year • Transferred to Academy of the New Church for 2007-08 season and named first-team All-Friends League. Team won league title and Independent Schools state championship • Averaged 3.3 ppg as a freshman, 13.5 ppg as a sophomore, 15.7 ppg as a junior, and 9.5 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 1.8 apg and 1.5 spg his senior year • Coached by Joe Dempsey at La Salle and Kevin Givens at New Church • Played on two AAU teams: Renegades in 2007 and Philly 3on3 in 2006 and 2007. Renegades placed second in Mid-Atlantic region • Competed in high school or AAU with Larry Loughery (Penn), Samme Givens (Drexel), Khalif Foster (Robert Morris), Lenny Young (Coppin State), Joe Hill (American) and Doug Davis (Princeton) • Honor Roll third quarter of senior year. Personal: Son of Jeffrey Penecale and Jeanmarie Nestor.