|High School:||Academy of the New Church|
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.