Personal: Born Oct. 23, 1979 in Van Nuys, Calif. ... parents are John and Margaret Penfield of Thousand Oaks, Calif ... served an LDS Church mission in Tacloban, Philippines from Dec. 1998-Feb. 2001 ...one of seven children ... sister Janie played volleyball at Colorado State ... sister Carolyn played volleyball at Arizona ... transferred from Cal State Northridge after redshirting freshman season in 1998.
High School: Attended Thousand Oaks High School in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... named first-team all-league and third-team All-CIF Southern Section Div. I ... led Thousand Oaks to a perfect 50-0 single-game record as a senior.
Cal State Northridge: Redshirted 1998 season.
Did not compete.