The Huskies hosted the UConn All-Region Invitational on the Storrs campus on Saturday, April 9
BIG EAST Champion (Long Jump) - Outdoor BIG EAST Qualifier NCAA EAST Qualifier UConn Record Holder - (4x200) - Indoor ECAC Qualifier New England Qualifier
2010-2011: Indoor: BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Placed 6th at the ECAC Championships for the long jump (5.70m)... At the BIG EAST Championships finished 3rd in the long jump (5.96m) and 9th in the triple jump (11.89m)... Placed 2nd at the New England Championships in the long jump (5.94m)... Took 1st place in the long jump at the Armory (5.98m)... Finished 2nd in the long jump (5.61m) and 3rd in the triple jump at the URI Invite...Outdoor: NCAA, BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Finished 2nd at the ECAC Championships in the long jump (6.06m)... Placed 5th at the BIG EAST Championships in the long jump (5.92m)... Took 3rd at the Larry Ellis Invite in the long jump (5.56m)... Finished 1st at the UConn Invite in the long jump with a season best (6.26m). Won the Brown Springtime open with (6.11).
2009-10:Indoor:BIG EAST, ECAC and New England Qualifier... Placed 10th in the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships (5.70m)... Placed 1st in the long jump at the Yale Collegiate Invitational (5.70m)... Placed 2nd in the long jump at the URI Invitational (5.54m)... Part of the 4x200 team which took fifth place at the New Balance Invitational and set a new UConn record (1:39.46)... Placed 4th in the long jump at the New Balance Invitational (5.86m)... Placed 3rd in the long jump at the New England Championships (5.74m)... Outdoor: BIG EAST Champion in Long Jump (6.11m)... NCAA East Region, BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier in the long jump... Placed 1st at the BIG EAST Championships in the long jump (6.11m) which qualified her for the NCAA East region prelims in Greensboro, N.C... Placed 9th in the long jump at the ECAC Championships (5.79m)... Placed 9th in the long jump at the Hurricane Invitational (5.73m). High School: Attended Middletown High School... Earned All-Conference honors throughout her entire high school career for indoor and outdoor track... Was All-State in 2006-08 for indoor and outdoor competition... Won the State Championship title (2007-08) and earned All-New England honors... Holds her high school record in the 300m (40.91) and currently holds the Hartford Public High School Invitational long jump record of 18'9.5"... In 2007 was an All-New England selection and a New England Champion in 2009... Currently holds her high school record in thr 200m (25.08) and long jump (18'11.5"... Was a State Champion in the 200m and long jump... Was All-Conference in the 100m, 200m, long jump and 4x100 as well as All-State in those events... Earned high honors throughtout her career.
Personal: Whitney Mariah Michele Holder... an exploratory major... born May 19, 1991.