Women's 4x800 meter relay team takes first at Colonial Relays
Courtney Group wins 5,000 at Colonial Relays
Weekend action concludes on Saturday
Wells, Shalaway and Lumley take first place in field events
Panthers split up for second outdoor meet of season
2014 Outdoor: Ran in the 100M (12.39) at the Raleigh Relays...Posted personal Outdoor bests in the 200M (24.98) and the 800M (2:28.77) at the UNC Relays.
2013-14 Indoor: Whittington claimed first place in the 300M dash at the Kent State Golden Flash Gala with a time of 39.45...Set a new personal record in the 60M dash with a time of 7.68 at the same event...Ran a personal season-best 24.43 in the 200M at the Nittany Lion Challenge...Competed in the 400M (55.37) at the Hokie Invite...Competed with 4x400M relay team at the ACC Championships where they recorded a time of 3:44.44.
2012 Outdoor: Finished second in the 400M hurdles (1:06.29) at the Early Bird Invitational...competed in the 400M at the Big East Championships running 55.02.
2011-12 Indoor: Competed at the Spire Invitational where she placed eighth in the 200M with a time of 24.59, a career best...a member of the 4x200M relay that competed at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational finishing second with a time of 1:36.74, which broke the previous school record of 1:37.80.
High School:Whittington was a four time state champion in4x400 meter relay (2007-11), in the 400 for three consecutive years (2008-11) and in the 4x200 in 2011...finished second in the state in the 200 during 2009-10...regional and county champion in the 100, 200, 400 and 4x4 for three consecutive years (2008-11)...named All-America eight times, athlete of the week three times, athlete of the year two times and all-state three times...10-time state champion...also competed in varsity soccer as a freshman and sophomore, varsity basketball as a freshman, junior and senior, AAU soccer and basketball and ODP soccer...ran for the Baltimore, Md. track and field national champions for five years...three-time national 4x1 champion...a member of the art honor society...vice president for her high school.
Personal: Daughter of Charles Gregory Whittington Jr. and Xontippie Sherrylee Whittington...majoring in communications linguistics...also lived in Alaska for eight years.
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