Whitney Diederich
Whitney Diederich
Year: Senior
Hometown: Naperville, IL
High School: Naperville Central
Position: all-around

In 2008: Specializes on the floor for Brown ... Earned ECAC Specialist of the Week honors after earning a 9.55 in Brown's second meet of the season, and surpassed that mark with a 9.6 ... Named to the ECAC All-Academic Team.

In 2007: Competed in every meet this season ... Posted career-highs on the beam (8.925), and on the floor (9.425).

In 2006: Because of an injury, Diederich was not able to compete most of the season...She is one of Brown's hardest workers and is now performing the most difficult routines she's ever competed with. She is a regular in the Bears beam and floor line-ups.

Before Brown: Was a Level 10 Regional Qualifier for five years...Level 9 state all-around champion...Eanred Team Leader, Most Improved and Team Spirit Award...Finished in the top five percentile in her class...National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society participant...Earned Outstanding Senior in Spanish Award.