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Whitney Reddig
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Whitney Reddig

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lititz, Pa.

High School:
Warwick

Height:
5-7

Position:
F/M


03/19/2014

Penn State Field Hockey Places 12 on National Academic Squad

The Nittany Lions had 12 team members on the squad for the second-straight season

10/19/2013

Penn State Remains Unbeaten In Big Ten With Shootout Victory

The Nittany Lions scored two goals in the last five minutes of regulation to force overtime at 3-3

09/27/2013

Defending Big Ten Champs Prepare for Conference Play

09/22/2013

Lions Shutout Leopards in 3-0 Victory

Penn State won its fourth straight match on Sunday and has outscored opponents 15-3 in that span

09/20/2013

PSU's Second Half Outburst Downs Delaware

The Nittany Lions scored four second half goals en route to a comfortable 5-0 victory

11/16/2012

11/11/12 - Field Hockey vs. Syracuse - NCAA Quarterfinals

Field hockey takes on Syracuse in the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

11/05/2012

11/2/12 - Field Hockey vs. Iowa - Big Ten Semifinals

No. 1 seeded field hockey defeats No. 4 seed Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament Semifinals.

11/05/2012

11/4/12 - Field Hockey vs. Michigan - Big Ten Championship

No. 1 seed Penn State claims the Big Ten Tournament Championship with a 2-0 victory over No. 3 seed Michigan!

CAREER HONORS
NFHCA National Academic Squad (2010, 2012)
Academic All-Big Ten (2011, 2012)

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012: Played and started in all 21 games she appeared in ... Earned more than 1,000 minutes of playing time for the second-consecutive season (1,167) ... Found the back of the net a career-high six times during the season ... Led the Nittany Lions and was second in the Big Ten in assists with 16 on the year ... Her 28 points match her career-high from her sophomore campaign and ranked her second on the team and ninth in the conference for the 2012 season ... Had a standout two-goal performance against #5 Syracuse in the NCAA Quarterfinals (11/11) ... Tied a career-high in assists for a single game with three against Ohio State in a 3-0 victory (10/19 ... Tallied a multi-point performance in nine games in 2012 ... Honored for second-straight season as an Academic All-Big Ten member ... Named NFHCA National Academic Squad for second time in three seasons.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Played and started all 23 games ... Scored four goals on the season and had a team-leading 20 assists ... Finished sixth in the country in assists ... Earned assists in two of her first three contests ... Had three-straight games at No. 13 Princeton (9/8), Quinnipiac (9/11) and at No. 6 Duke (9/17) where she tallied two assists ... Scored her first goal of the season at No. 13 Iowa (9/25) to go along with an assist ... Assisted a career-high three times on goals at No. 15 Indiana (10/7) ... Scored goals in two consecutive games at Bucknell (10/25) and vs. Michigan State (10/30) ... Earned two big assists in the Big Ten title game against Michigan (11/6) ... Tallied an assist in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at No. 5 UConn (11/13) ... Named Academic All-Big Ten for her success in the classroom.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010: Appeared in 17 games during her freshman season, including the final 16 contests of the year ... Scored her first career goal while unloading a season-high three shots during a 4-0 victory over Temple ... Earned a spot on the NFHCA National Academic Squad for her work off the field.

HIGH SCHOOL: One of the all-time leading scorers at Warwick Hill School, finishing career with 54 goals and 25 assists, the second most goals in school history ... Led squad to Lancaster-Lebanon League Finals in 2008, along with three district (2007-09) and one state (2007) qualifiers ... Named first team All-Pennsylvania as both a junior and senior ... Three-time Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star while earning All-League status the final two seasons.

PERSONAL: Full name is Whitney Brynn Reddig ... Born on June 13, 1991 in Lancaster, Pa. ... Parents are Jan and Rita ... Has a brother, Trey ... Majoring in rehabilitation and human services.

ON CHOOSING PENN STATE: "After visiting Penn State, I absolutely fell in love with everything about it. It felt like home to me. The hockey coaches and team were great. The whole atmosphere of Penn State is impossible to beat."

REDDIG'S CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP-GS G A Pts. Shots GWG
2010 18-1 1 2 4 9 1
2011 23-23 4 20 28 19 2
2012 21-21 6 16 28 18 0
Career 62-45 11 38 60 46 3

GETTING TO KNOW WHITNEY
Nickname: Whit
Major & Why: Undeclared
Favorite Food: Cheese popcorn
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Musical Artist: Bob Marley
Favorite Movie: P.S. I Love You
Favorite TV Show: Law & Order SVU
Favorite Website: Facebook
Favorite Sports Broadcaster: Harry Kalas
Favorite Pro Teams: Philadelphia Eagles & Phillies
Favorite Athlete: Chase Utley
Childhood Idol: Allen Iverson
Hobbies: Laying out at the beach and biking
Biggest Fear: Spiders and drowning
Teams I'd Like To See Added To The Schedule: Lehigh and Louisville
Best Player I Ever Played With: Ana Cruz
Magazine Cover I'd Like To Be On: People
Most Prized Possession: Cell phone
Place I'd Like To Visit: Australia
I Wear My Jersey Number Because: I've worn it since freshmen year
If I Didn't Play Field Hockey, I Would Play: Lacrosse
If I Had $1 Billion, I Would: Buy a huge beach house, travel with friends and donate to cancer research
After Penn State, I Would Like To: Find a job, have a family and live down south

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