Whitney Ashley - Track & Field - Kansas Jayhawks

Whitney Ashley

TITLE Volunteer Coach


Olympic Experience

Olympian (2016)
Rio 2016, no mark

World Championship Experience

Most recent: 2017 – 13th (discus)
Years of participation: Outdoor – 2013, 2015, 2017
Top Finish: 9th – 2015 (discus)

Personal: Daughter of Angela Washington…Has two brothers, Marcus and Styce…Won the 2012 NCAA discus title, becoming the first athlete from San Diego State University to win an NCAA title since 1985…Set SDSU records in the discus, hammer and indoor shot put…Watches three hours of slow-motion videos per day to analyze her technique…Enjoys bowling, going to the beach and dessert tasting….Hobbies include bowling, beach, wine tasting and dessert tasting.