Current Professional Athletes
Dontae Johnson '10 – San Francisco 49ers
At The Pennington School, Johnson had 108 tackles, six interceptions, and three forced fumbles...in his senior year alone! He was selected to the New Jersey All-Prep first team and went on to play at North Carolina State.
Amber Brooks '09 – OL Reign, U.S. National Team
At Pennington, Amber scored 62 goals and had 30 assists. She was named first-team All-County and a Parade Magazine All-America as a junior after helping the team finish the 2008 season undefeated at 18-0, winning its sixth straight Prep-A state championship and third MCT championship in five years.
Alana Cook '15 – Paris Saint-Germain FC
At Pennington from her center back position Cook led a stingy Pennington defense that captured both county and state championship titles. She was named the 2014 United Soccer Coaches High School Player of the Year, in addition to being named Prep Player of the Year and all-state. Cook scored eight game-winning goals in addition to holding down a defensive position on the field for Pennington. She went on to star on defense for four seasons at Stanford University.
Collegiate Spotlight, Nicholas Bunn '15 (Video credit: Harvard University)