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Mende piles up 28 kills, McLaren boasts double-double of 12 kills and 12 digs in semifinal loss
Penn State hosts Princeton (Friday, April 13) and NJIT (Saturday, April 14) to close out the regular season inside Rec Hall
Penn State will travel to Charleston (W.Va.) and George Mason on April 6-7 for its final road trip of the regular season
2017 (Redshirt Sophomore): Had eight digs against No.2 UCLA (1/6)... Had 14 digs against USC (1/7)... Played in 125 sets during the 2017 season... Recorded the fifth-most digs in a single season in Penn State history (289)... Finished the season with 72 assists, .954 reception percentage and 289 digs
2016 (Redshirt Freshman): 2016 EIVA Newcomer of the Year... Saw action in all but two sets played during the 2016 season... Recorded the eighth-most digs in a single season in Penn State history (274)... Collected his first career kill against Princeton (4/1)... Added 51 assist.
2015 (Freshman): Redshirt Season.
Earned Pennsylvania All - District III and All – State honors in 2013 and 2014. Led Central York to a PIAA District III and State Championship in 2014….Playing Volleyball, Soccer and Basketball in High School, was the first York County athlete to lead three teams to County Championships in the same year, while earning All-County honors, and leading each teams to state competition in the same year…Played Club at First Capitol…Four year Distinguished Honor Roll Student and Member of the National Latin Honor Society.
Born Royce Matthew Clemens November 20, 1995 in York, Pa. ... Parents are Chris and Matthew Clemens ... Has one brother and one sister ... Chris played volleyball at Shippensburg University (Pa.), Matthew played baseball at York College (Pa.).
WHY PENN STATE?
"I chose Penn State because of the rich academic tradition, the athletic opportunities available to me and the overall atmosphere in State College."