Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better
Bowen, Porter Lead Way for Herd
Meet to be Held at North Texas
Marshall men finish fourth, women sixth, in Asheville
Cross country competes at Tommy Evans Invitational
2014: Competed at six events for the Herd, with his best time at the first event of the season, the Tommy Evans Invitational, coming in at 21:15.00 (Sept.4) … at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival, finished with a time of 25:45.80 (Sept.20) … at the Greater Louisville Classic, finished with a time of 26:18.23 (Oct.4) … at the Cross Country Only National Invitational, finished the meet in sixth place with a time of 25:18 (Oct.17) … at the Conference USA Championships, finished with a time of 26:03.31 landing him in 42nd place (Nov.1) … at the NCAA Mid Atlantic Regionals, finished with a time of 32:41 ending the season (Nov.14) … named to the C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2013: He ran in allfive of Marshall's meets this year ...Finished 12th with a time of 20:48.00 his best of the season in the Tommy Evans Invitational (Sept. 5) ...Led Marshall in every meet this year, including finishing 4th overall and pacing the way for a Marshall overall team win at the Evansville Invitational(Oct. 19) ...He finished 34th at the C-USA Championships with a time of 26:40.49...At the Most recent Mid-Atlantic Regionals (Nov.15) he finished 88th with a time atime of 32:16.
2012: Whitney ran in six events during the year for the Thundering Herd ... His best finish was 20th, which came at the Evansville Invitational (Oct. 13) in a time of 26:59.70 ... Whitney also has strong efforts at the Tommy Evans Invitational (Sept. 6) and the C-USA Championships (Oct. 29), as he recorded respective finishes of 25th and 33rd.
2011: Competed in 5 of the team's 6 races...Ran an 8k time of 27:44.9 at the C-USA Championships while finishing in 55th place... Ran a season-best 8k time of 27:43.71 at the Greater Louisville Classic...C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Prior to Marshall: Was named to the All-Region team three-straight years... Had a personal best of 4:33 in the mile, 9:48 in the two mile, and 16:43 in the 5K during high school.
Personal: Son of Chuck and Karla Whitney... Has four siblings; Karlie, Kylie, Kassie and Kacie... Undecided on a major.