Athlete Profile: Alex Penewell

Sport: Volleyball
Upcoming Home Matches: Sept. 23 vs. Eastern Washington at 7 p.m., Sept. 24 vs. Portland State at 7 p.m, Sept. 30 vs. Montana at 7 p.m.

Hometown: Newport Beach, California
Major: English Literature, Art History minor
Transfer: Attended University of Colorado at Boulder for two years before being recruited to MSU.
Year in School: Senior
How long involved in sport: Nine years
Position: Middle Blocker

Why did you start playing?
I wanted to play with my friends on the beach. After I began playing in the summer, a coach told me to try out for the club team. It