Ellie

Whitney

EllieWhitneyZoom
Distance Freestyle
Height: 5'8"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Foothill Ranch, CA
High School: Trabuco Hills HS
Major: Human Biology
Experience: High School

Bio

TRITON NOTES
NCAA Championships qualifier (2018-19).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018-19
NCAA Championships qualifier ... Participated in the 1000 free and the preliminaries of the 500 free as she made her NCAA Championships debut ... Recorded the seventh-fastest time in program history in the 1000 free with her mark of 10:13.61 (2/2) ... Competed in 10 meets for the Tritons, including the NCAA Championships and UC San Diego's first-ever MPSF Championships ... Made her collegiate debut as UC San Diego hosted Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (10/27).

CLUB
Competed with the Mission Viejo Nadadores from 2008-16 and the Irvine Novaquatics from 2016-18.

HIGH SCHOOL
2018 graduate of Trabuco Hills High School in Mission Viejo ... Competed with the Mustangs in the South Coast League ... Holds the school record in the 200 free relay, which she broke three times, and the 100 free ... NISCA Academic All-American.

PERSONAL
Born Oct. 16 in Newport Beach ... Parents are Misty and Keith ... Has a younger sister, Rorie ... Human biology major at Revelle College ... Wants to attend medical school and become a pediatrician after graduating from UC San Diego ... Listens to Dan + Shay and Thomas Rhett ... Loves to eat sushi, dark chocolate and Costco samples ... Enjoys using Snapchat.

View Full Bio
NCAA Championships Preview
Interview: Marko Djordjevic
Interview: David Marsh