Erin Whalen 21
Erin  Whalen
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Providence Day School

Height:
6-1

Position:
Guard/Forward

 

10/01/2017

Commodores Officially Open 2017-18 Season

First practice of the season on Sunday

08/18/2017

WBB in Costa Rica: Muddy Adventure

Team ventures into the rainforest

08/15/2017

WBB in Costa Rica: Rafting

Dores take team building to the rapids on Tuesday

06/28/2017

62 named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Freshmen and first-year SEC student-athletes were eligible

05/19/2017

Vanderbilt in Jamaica: Day 6

Dores continue shoe distribution with stops on Thursday

01/29/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Florida

Vanderbilt takes on Florida Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gym.

01/26/2017

Vanderbilt WBB vs. Alabama (Green)

Vanderbilt defeated Alabama by a score of 87-80 on Jan. 26, 2017.

01/15/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Missouri

Vanderbilt takes on Missouri Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gym.

01/05/2017

Vandebilt WBB vs. Tennessee

Vanderbilt hosted Tennessee on Jan. 5, 2017.

12/21/2016

Vanderbilt vs. Louisville

Vanderbilt vs. Louisville (Dec. 21)

HONORS 
SEC All-Freshman Team
SEC Freshman of the Week (12/6/16) 
SEC Freshman of the Week (2/27/16) 
Air Force Classic All-Tournament Team

MAJOR
Undeclared 

2016-17 (FRESHMAN)
Earned a spot on the SEC All-Freshman team after averaging 9.1 points and 2.8 rebounds per game while seeing action in 29 games, including 10 starts… Averaged 18.6 points per game over the final three games of the regular season, and was named the SEC Freshman of the Week for the final week of the season… Scored a career-high 24 points in the win over Ole Miss (2/19), and followed that with a 20-point effort -- including making the game-winning free throws with 2.5 seconds remaining -- in the victory over Arkansas (2/23)… Averaged a team-high 13.0 points and 3.8 rebounds over the final 11 games of the regular season… Shot 92.9 percent from the foul line in the last 11 games of the season, converting 26-of-28 attempts… Averaged a team-best 18.3 points per game in Vanderbilt’s four SEC wins. Scored four points in the loss to Alabama in the first round of the SEC Tournament... Was named the SEC’s Freshman of the Week on Feb. 27... Poured in a career-high 24 points, going 8-of-12 from the floor, and secured five rebounds in the win over Ole Miss on Feb. 19... In her first career start, had a game-high 22 points while pulling down five rebounds in the win over Alabama on Jan. 26... Exploded for a season-high 23 points and pulled down a season-high 11 rebounds to notch her first career double-double in the win over Tennessee Tech on Dec. 18… Was named the SEC’s Freshman of the Week on Dec. 6... Was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Air Force Classic after averaging 15.5 and 4.5 rebounds in the two games... Scored 11 points and pulled down four rebounds in her college debut during the win over Kennesaw State on Nov. 11.

HIGH SCHOOL
2016 North Carolina Gatorade Player of the Year... Two- time NCISAA Class 3A All-State Team in (2015, 2016)... Was rated No. 7 in the nation at her position by ESPN HoopGurlz and No. 27 by Prospects Nation on Signing Day... McDonald's All- American Nominee... Independent Schools Athletics Association Player of the Year... Averaged 18.2 points and 5.7 rebounds per game in high school, shooting 55.5 percent from the field, 49.2 percent from 3-point range, and 90 percent from free throw line... Given ESPN HoopGurlz 5-star rank... Ranked among the Top-50 in the nation in the class of 2020.

PERSONAL
Multi-sport high school athlete winning 3 state championships, two in basketball and one in volleyball... Involved in the Big Brother Big Sister Organization and Fellowship of Christian Athletes... Daughter of Joe and Jackie Whalen... Has two older siblings: Breanne and Dan... Born November 14, 1997.

CAREER HIGHS

Points: 24 (vs. Ole Miss 2/19/17)
Rebounds:
11 (vs. Tennessee Tech, 12/18/16)
Assists:
5 (vs. Kentucky, 2/5/17)
3FG Made:
3 (vs. Tennessee Tech, 12/18/16)  
Blocks: 2 (vs. Tennessee Tech, 12/18/16) 
Steals: 2 (3x)
Minutes: 35 (vs. Ole Miss 2/19/17)

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