Track and Field will return to VT and YSU for a second time this season
Top Performances: 60M-7.73, 100M-12.37, 200M-24.59, 400M-55.02, 500M-1:16.33, 400H-1:05.98
2011-12:Indoor T/F - 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...Outdoor T/F - 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.
High School: Whittingtonwas a fourtime 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: Born on Oct. 27, 1992...daughter of Charles Gregory Whittington Jr. and Xontippie Sherrylee Whittington...enrolled in the Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences.