5 - Tyler Ponticelli
Tyler Ponticelli
Height: 6-8
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Northbrook, IL
High School: Glenbrook North
Position: F

Sophomore: Saw action in 23 games after missing his freshman season due to injury…A strong inside player, he scored a career high nine points vs. Sacred Heart, connecting on 2 of 2 field goals and 5 of 6 free throws…Grabbed a career best seven rebounds against Lyndon State… Freshman:  Did not play due to injury…Secondary School Background: Missed most of his senior year due to injury after averaging 15 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists per game as a junior… Two-time team captain at Glenbrook North High School…Two-time Pioneer Press All-Area and Central Suburban League All-Conference selection…Posted a career record of 89-22 at Glenbrook with two State Elite Eight finishes and four Central Suburban League North Conference Championships…Shot 58-percent from the field, 46-percent from behind the three-point arc and 70-percent from the free throw line his junior year…Personal:  Tyler Joseph Ponticelli, born August 1, 1991…The son of Kevin Ponticelli and Dr. Maribeth December…Has a sister, Jessica, and a brother, Trevor…Enjoys movies and music…Economics concentrator.

 

Tyler Ponticelli’s ‘13 Career High’s

Points: 9 vs. Sacred Heart (11-20-10)

Rebounds: 7 vs. Lyndon St. (1/8/11)

Assists: 2 vs. Lyndon St. (1/8/11)

Steals: 3 vs. Harvard (2/12/11)

Blocks: 1 vs. Fordham (11/12/10); vs. New Hampshire (11/27/10)