48 Andrew Whitaker
48 - Andrew Whitaker
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: West Chester, Ohio
High School: Lakota West
Position: DB
Events: Hurdles


60-Indoor 7.29 Midwest Elite Invite 2/10/2018
200-Indoor 22.51 UAA Championships 2/24/2019
400-Indoor 50.17 Wartburg Qualifier 3/3/2018
60 Hurdles-Indoor 8.35 UAA Championships 2/25/2018
High Jump-Indoor 1.77m Midwest Elite Invite 2/10/2018
110 Hurdles-Outdoor 14.68 Billy Hayes Invite 5/3/2019
400 Hurdles-Outdoor 53.52 NCC Gregory Final Qualifier 5/16/2019

--One-time NCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field National Champion: 2019 (4x400m Relay - 3:09.77)
--One-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field All-American: 2019 (4x400m Relay - second, 3:15.18)
--Two-time UAA Indoor Track & Field Champion: 2019 (60m Hurdles-8.52 and 4x400m Relay-3:19.70)
--Four-time UAA Outdoor Track Champion: 2018 (400m Hurdles-54.09, 4x400m Relay-3:18.36); 2019 (110m Hurdles-14.87, 4x400m Relay-3:15.10)

Helped WashU to a record finish, fifth place, at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Championships as a member of the All-American second place finish in the 4x400m relay with a school record time of 3:15.18 ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region in the 4x400m relay with the region's fastest time (3:13.19*converted) ... Earned all-UAA honors with a winning time in the 60m hurdles (8.52) a third place time in the 200m (22.51) and as a member of the winning 4x400m relay (3:19.70) ... Named the UAA Athlete of the Week on March 4 as a member of the 4x400m Relay ... Academic All-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Helped WashU to its first relay event National Championship as a member of the winning 4x400m relay team that posted a school record time of 3:09.77 ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region in the 110m hurdles and as a member of the men's 4x400m relay ... Earned All-UAA honors with multiple event titles including the 110m hurdles (14.87) and the 4x400m relay (3:15.10) and by placing third in the 400m hurdles (54.59) ... USTFCCCA All-Academic Individual ... Academic All-UAA ... UAA Presidents Council Scholar Athlete.

INDOOR: Earned all-UAA Indoor honors with third-place finish in the 60m hurdles (8.35).
OUTDOOR: Qualified for NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field National Championships with the nation's sixth fastest 4x400m relay (3:13.50) ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region as a member of the regions third fastest 4x400m relay team (3:13.50) which was ran at the North Central College Gregory Final Qualifier (5/16) ... Helped the Bears to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship with event titles in the 400m hurdles (54.09) and the 4x400m relay (3:18.36) while adding all-UAA honors in the 110m hurdles with a third place finish (15.48) ... Named the UAA Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week on March 26 ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner in football and four-year letterwinner in track and field at Lakota West High School … Team captain … Honorable-mention Ohio All-Conference … Ohio Regional Runner-Up … Placed 1st at conference in 110m hurdles and 300m hurdles ... Placed 1st at regionals in 300m hurdles and 4th at 110m hurdles ... Finished 6th at Ohio Division 1 state in 300m hurdles and 11th at 110m hurdles ... Presidential All-Academic Award … GMC All-Academic Award … High Honor Roll. 

PERSONAL: Majoring in biomedical engineering … Son of Anthony and Pamela Whitaker … Cousin of NBA champion Brandon Williams ... Rodriguez Scholar.

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