Courtney Whalen

Courtney Whalen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Redford, Mich.

High School:
Farmington Hills Mercy

Height:
6-0

Birthdate:
08/17/1989


Primary Sport is Women's Soccer

2007-08: Became the program's top competitor in the shot put in her freshman campaign • Set a new record in the event, tossing it 11.29m at the Early Bird Relays, nearly five full meters more than the previous record • Finished 14th in the shot put event at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship • Also earned top 20 finishes in the discus and javelin events at the A-10 Championship • Season highs of 29.01m in the discus and 25.47 in the javelin throw.

High School/Club A three-sport standout in soccer, basketball and track...won five Michigan State Cup Championships and one additional finalist spot in six years of Club Soccer with the 90 Michigan Hawks...finished third in the 2007 USYSA National Championship and finished third in 2004...earned adidas All-American "Top 100" and 2006 Detroit Free Press "Top 100" honors in basketball, while helping her teams earn two district titles, two regional final appearances and one league title...earned All-State, All-City and All-League honors in track as a prepster as well.

Personal A biology major...born August 17, 1989 in Pontiac, Michian...parents are Mike and Laurie Whalen.