Whitney McNees
Whitney McNees
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pennington, N.J.
High School: Hopewell Valley Central
2003-04: Ran three AU top-10 times and was part of two school-record setting relays ... recorded fifth-fastest times in the 1500m (4:49.55) and the 5000m (17:59.86) ... ran seventh-fastest 800m (2:24.34) at the Eric Kloibert Metro Championships (4/17) ... ran anchor leg of record-setting 4x800m (9:11.02) and 4x1500m (18:41.08) at Navy (3/27) ... her mile time (5:14.82) at the GMU Collegiate Invitational was the fourth-fastest mile in AU history (2/7).

2002-03: All-Patriot League First-Team in cross country ... finished ninth at the Patriot League Cross Country Championships (23:32.93).

2001-02: American's top freshman for the cross country season ... McNees finished in the top-10 twice ... was the fourth freshman at the Patriot League meet with her 22nd place finish (24:13.90) ... ran the first leg for the school record-holding and third place DMR team at the Patriot League Indoor Championships ... ran personal best time in the 1500-meters at the 49ers Classic (4:55.61) ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in track and field.

High School: County champion in cross country, and indoor and outdoor track two-mile ... also county champion in indoor mile ... third at the Meet of Champions in outdoor two-mile.

Personal: Daughter of Lisa and William McNees ... has a sister, Hannah and three brothers, William, Luke and Eli ... majoring in visual media.