Strong second half nearly enough for NC State in rain-delayed match
Wolfpack ends first road trip of season at former Atlantic Coast Conference foe
Wolfpack returns to action at Maryland Sunday
NC State just 10 days away from 2014 season opener (Aug. 22)
Alexa Allen (Auburn) and Jenna Kalwa (Penn State) adjusting well to life at NCSU
2013 at Penn State: Played in four games throughout the season for a total of 112 minutes ... Recorded two total shots, one of which was on goal.
2012 at Penn State:Played in eight games as a reserve ... Netted her first collegiate goal against Central Michigan (8/26) ...Tallied assists against Pitt (9/2) and Michigan State (10/19) ... Played a season-high 59 minutes against St. Johns (8/18).
BEFORE COLLEGE:Was a three-year letterwinner and was coached by John McGinley and Jeff Newman at Hopewell Valley Central High ... Led her high school squad to conference championships in 2009 and 2010, as well as a state runner-up finish in 2010 ... Has been a NSCAA All-Region, All-CVC, All-South Jersey and All-State honoree ... Was also a state champion in the track, helping HVC to the Group 3 Indoor Track State championships in 2009 and 2010 ... Has also participated in several ODP camps in the past.
CLUB EXPERIENCE:Played her club ball for Mike Pollar on the MFC `93 Wildcats ... Helped the Wildcats to multiple tournament championships, including the Atlanta Final Four Showcase in 2011 ... Served as captain in 2011.
PERSONAL:Full name is Jenna Kalwa ... Born on Dec. 28, 1993 in Trenton, N.J ... Parents are Andrew and Juli Kalwa ... Has two older brothers, Jonathan and Christian, as well as a twin brother, Dylan ... Undecided on her major.