Scott Penny
Scott Penny

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Granite City, Ill.

High School:
Granite City

Weight:
197


2008-09: Finished fourth in the Pointer Open winning four matches ... longest win streak of the season was three on two separate occasions ... earned five decisions and pins throughout the season ... won 11 matches as a red shirt freshman in the 197 pound weight class.

2007-08: Redshirted the season and did not compete.

High School: Finished career with 169 career victories and 104 pins... placed third at the IHSA Championships as a senior... earned Junior Freestyle All-American status... captained the Junior Dual Greco Roman national championship team... went 47-2 with 31 pins at 189 pounds as a junior and finished third at IHSA Championships... named Wrestler of the Year by Belleville News-Democrat twice... posted 42-8 record with 21 pins and was an IHSA qualifier as a sophomore... recorded 31-14 varsity record with 15 pins at 171 during his freshman year... four-time Illinois Greco Champion at 189... earned first-team all-conference accolades four times.

Personal: Son of Scott and Sheila Penny... born Dec. 5, 1988... major is undecided.