Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#45 - Whitney Warner
2009-10 Softball
POS.
C
B/T
R/R
HT.
5'5"
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Greenwood, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Center Grove
Whitney Warner

2009: Saw action in 39 games as a junior, making 37 starts … 34 of her starts came at catcher for the Crusaders … hit .284 on the season … kicked off season with 2-for-3 effort, including a double, Feb. 27 vs. Missouri State … tallied seven multi-hit games on the year … also picked up doubles March 5 vs. Holy Cross and April 11 at Youngstown State … drove in a run in three straight games March 11-18 … had a career-high four-hit game in opener of tripleheader against YSU April 11 … also drove in three runs in opener against the Penguins … drove in game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh as part of 2-for-3 effort in nightcap of doubleheader April 16 against Purdue … went 3-for-3 in HL Championship opener vs. Green Bay May 7 … closed championship action, going 2-for-5 with an RBI against Loyola May 8.

2008: Appeared in 44 games, including 43 starts, as a sophomore for Valpo ... used primarily as the team’s designated player ... went 7-for-9 at Tulsa Invitational Feb. 23-24, hitting her first career home run and driving in three runs ... earned Horizon League Player of the Week accolades for her performance in the season’s opening week ... registered three of her eight multi-hit games in Tulsa ... posted an eight-game hitting streak March  3-15 ... drove in a pair of runs March 16 vs. St. Peter’s ... went 3-for-5 in Horizon League doubleheader March 29 against Detroit ... kicked off league twinbill April 11 at UIC with a double and two RBIs in the opener ... exploded in the nightcap against the Flames, hitting two home runs, including her first career grand slam, and driving in six runs ... posted a three-hit game in opener at Wright State April 24.

2007: Made 27 starts among her 38 appearances during first year with the Crusaders ... third on team in walks (12) and tied for third in RBI (17) ... recorded a 2-RBI single for first career hit March 6 vs. Sacred Heart ... also scored first career run against the Pioneers ... earned the start March 24 at UMKC, going 2-for-4 with a career-best four RBI ... went 2-for-3 with three RBI April 9 vs. Saint Joseph’s ... put together back-to-back two-hit games April 14 vs. IUPUI and April 16 against IPFW ... drove in two runs in the latter game ... named to Mid-Con All-Academic team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Trojans ... member of state-champion Center Grove squad as a freshman ... helped lead Trojans to state runner-up finish in 2004 and state semifinals in 2006 ... team also won four Metro Interscholastic Conference titles ... holds Indiana record for most putouts in a career ... twice named to first team all-state squad ... earned all-conference and all-county honors four times ... owns Trojan record for most games played in a career ... a three-time All-M.I.C. Academic team honoree.

Personal: Whitney is the daughter of Mike and Amy Warner ... major is sports management ... born April 7, 1988.

Softball Northern Illinois 6 VU Softball Field
Apr 8 Valpo 8
Baseball Valpo 5 Evanston, Ill.
Apr 8 Northwestern 12
Softball Northern Illinois 3 8 inn.
Apr 8 Valpo 4
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 5th/17 (20)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 9th/18 (12)
M Tennis Valpo 5 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 11 Detroit 2
Baseball Youngstown State 7 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 11 Valpo 10
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (60.50)
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (48)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 12 t-7th/13 (588)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 12 3rd/6 (335); 4th/6 (350)
M Soccer St. Joseph's College Eastgate Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Youngstown State 1 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 13
Softball Cleveland State 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 2
Volleyball Western Michigan/Butler/Eastern Michigan ARC
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo
Softball Cleveland State 4 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 6
Baseball Youngstown State 12 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 4
W Tennis Valpo 1 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Detroit 6
M Soccer Benedictine Brown Field
Apr 12, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Haitian National Team Brown Field
Apr 12, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
W Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19, 1:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20
Baseball Kalamazoo Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Ohio Northern Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 5:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 5:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26 Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo