2013 (Freshman): Appeared in 12 games, starting six at goalkeeper as a freshman ... Made 71 saves in over 450 minutes of action ... Finished the year with a .335 save percentage and a 18.80 goals-against-average ... Earned A-Sun All-Academic honors.
High School: Was a four-year letter winner in lacrosse as a goalie ... Helped her team to a pair of district titles and a second place regional finish ... Was selected as the Ponte Vedra HS Female Student-Athlete of the Year in 2012 ... Was a two-time US Lacrosse Academic All-American ... Was a three-time North Florida FHSAA first team selection ... Was named the 2011 Most Valuable Defensive Player and 2010 Most Valuable Player for PVHS ... Was a three-time Academic Excellence Award winner ... Received numerous academic awards for History, Algebra and Biotechnology ... Was a member of the National Math, Science, English and Latin Honor Societies ... Was the founder and president of the Biotech Club, president of the Science Honor Society and an officer of the Senior Women's Club ... Was a volunteer at Camp Promise in St. Johns, Fla., which is a camp dedicated to assisting disabled and autistic children.
Personal: Full name is Whitney Marie Meyers … Was born on February 7, 1994, in Bellevue, Wash. … Parents are Mindy and Dave Meyers … Has one sister, Samantha, and one brother, Dave ... Is an integrative health science major.
Why Stetson: "Stetson is close to my hometown, is starting a new Division I lacrosse program, has good academics, and a major that I am interested in."
Hobbies: Wake boarding, sewing, hanging out with family and friends.
Goals: "I hope to study abroad while at Stetson, and after I graduate I plan on going to medical school. I also hope to someday coach youth lacrosse."
Fun Facts: Lives across from a beach where you can find shark teeth ... Knows how to barefoot waterski ... Originally from Seattle ... Favorite foods are cheese pizza and macaroni and cheese ... Favorite movie is She's the Man