Brittany Whalen
Brittany Whalen

Player Profile

Phoenix, AZ

High School:
Mountain Pointe

Last College:
Santa Clara



2000 —?Played in 13 matches, starting four …?Scored a goal against No. 19 Marquette on Oct. 6 …?Saw action in the Bruins’ NCAA Third Round victory over Texas A&M on Nov. 19 …?Named an All-Pac-10 Academic Honorable Mention selection.

Santa Clara — Two-year letterwinner at Santa Clara University …?Helped the Broncos to the 1999 College Cup semifinals … Played in 10 matches in 1999, recording one assist …?Recorded three points on a goal and an assist in five games her freshman season … Saw her first collegiate action in the conference opener Sept. 13, 1998 against Pepperdine.

High School/Club — Prepped at Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Ariz. … One of Arizona’s most prolific goal scorers as she netted 110 career goals while dishing out 90 assists … Led team to State 5A Championship as a junior while leading the team with 47 goals and 20 assists … Earned All-State honors all four years at Mountain Pointe … Was named the Arizona State Player of the Year after leading her team to the State Semifinals in 1998 … Four-year honor roll student … Member of the National Honor Society … Also participated in cross country and track … Earned All-America accolades from the state of Arizona and the National High School Coaches Association … Played club soccer for the Cisco Fillies … Helped lead her team to back-to-back state championships in 1995 and 1996.

Personal — Full name is Brittany Nicole Whalen … Daughter of Jim and Peg Whalen …?Has two brothers, Chris and Pat …?Hopes to someday follow in her father’s footsteps and pursue a career in the FBI … Admires former UCLA great and current Los Angeles Galaxy defender Greg Vanney … Born November 12, 1979 in Cedar Rapids, IA…?Majoring in communication studies.