20 Krissi Penikis
20 Krissi Penikis
Height: 5-4
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Swarthmore, PA
High School: Strath Haven
Position: M
Smooth and composed as a first year, Penikis gets the ball and takes care of it. She is a rock in the midfield. Before Brown: A four-year starter on the lacrosse team at Strath Haven High School, Penikis captained her lacrosse team as a senior ... The 23rdranked team in the nation by Lacrosse Magazine, Strath Haven played in the State Tournament in each of Penikis' four years, finishing as Runners-Up in 2007 ... Named First Team All-Central League in 2007 along with All-Delco by The Daily Times and an All-Star by The News of Delaware County ... Named Second Team All-Central and Honorable Mention All-Delco in 2005 ... Was a two-time US Lacrosse Academic All-American (2006 & 2007) ... Played club lacrosse for Lenape Premier ... Member of National Honor Society and High Honor Roll Student ... Recipient of H&S Award for Excellence in Spanish and the Bryn Mawr College President's Book Award ... Also an accomplished singer and was a founding member, singer, and songwriter for the rock band, Paris Green ... Personal: The daughter of Andrejs Penikis and Amanda Bayer, Krissi has two sisters, Annalise and Suzanna ... Undecided on a concentration.