7 - Whitney Quackenbush
Whitney Quackenbush
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Manhasset, N.Y.
High School: Manhasset
Position: GK
Major: Psychology

2011: Appeared in all 15 games ... .447 save percentage ... 10.99 goals-against average.

2010: Honorable mention All-Ivy League ... Played every minute of every game, finishing with a .492 save percentage and a 9.93 goals-against average.

2009: Second team IWLCA All-Northeast Region ... Only other freshmen to be honored with All-Region selection were midfielder Ally Carey of Vanderbilt (second team All-Midwest/West), goalkeeper Sarah Geary of Old Dominion (second team All-South) and attacker Alayna Markwordt (second team All-Midwest/West) ... Honorable Mention All-Ivy League ... Settled in as Yale's starting goalkeeper in the second game of the season ... Finished 12th in the country in goals-against average (9.17) and 14th in save percentage (.492) ... Just the third time in the last 20 years Yale has had a freshman goalie register a save percentage that high ... Second in the Ivy League in save percentage and third in goals-against average ...Led defense that ranked 13th in the country in scoring defense (9.19 goals allowed per game) ... Yale held its opponent below its season goals-per-game average 14 times in 16 games ... Had six double-digit save games, including a season high of 14 in Yale's 7-4 win over UMass in the Bulldogs' first game at their new home, Reese Stadium.  

At Manhasset High School: Three-sport athlete who captained lacrosse, basketball, and swim team... Lacrosse team won county championship in all four years... Honorable mention All-American, Academic All-American, and All-Long Island lacrosse team senior year... All-county in lacrosse and basketball as senior and from eighth grade through senior year in swimming.

Personal: Whitney Quackenbush is the daughter of Christopher and Traci Quackenbush... Has two younger siblings, Christopher and Kelsey... Worked as lifeguard at Manhasset Bay Yacht Club... Ezra Stiles College Resident.

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