Junior Transfer, 5-5
University of Utah
Junior Year (2005-06):
Will share team captain duties with redshirt senior Miranda Foley...Transferred to Florida State after spending two seasons at the University of Utah...One of five newcomers this season.
Sophomore Year (2004-05 At Utah):
Named to the 2005 spring semester Academic All-Mountain West team...Was the team captain as a sophomore...Utah finished the spring with a 14-13 overall record and a fifth place finish in the Mountain West Conference...Played primarily at No. 3 singles and No. 2 doubles...Partnered with Emily Kwok, Elizabeth Ferris, Cheyenne Reveche, Jen Wencel and Lisa Blomquist in doubles...Compiled a 13-17 overall singles record and a 9-15 duals record...Was 4-3 in tournament play...Eber finished the season 1-0 at the No. 1 singles spot, 2-6 at No. 2, and 6-8 in the third slot...Was 12-13 in doubles...Found the most success with Kwok at No. 2 doubles where the two of them teamed up for a 10-6 record.
Freshman Year (2003-04 At Utah):
Played primarily at No. 2 singles as a freshman ... Saw time at No. 1 and No. 3 singles ... Compiled a 7-17 dual record ... Finished the season 12-21 in singles after a 5-4 fall campaign...Teamed-up with Allison Hansen, Sheri Esrock and Jenessa Jackson in doubles to go 7-23 overall...In dual action, was 5-19, including 1-13 at the No. 1 doubles spot.
Florida class 3A 2003 Division I singles runner-up ... Was 17-1 senior year record ... District and regional champion as a freshman, junior and senior ... first team all-area and all-state ... Ranked No. 16 in the state of Florida and 223rd in the nation ... Won the USTA father-daughter mixed doubles national title ... Named Naples Daily News Tennis Player of the Year in 2003 ... Team MVP as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Was also a cheerleader and her team finished third at nationals...Graduated with a 4.2 GPA.
Whitney Eber (last name is pronounced EE-bur) was born on April 29, 1985...Daughter of Warren and Judi Eber ... Has an older sister, Paige...Her entire family played collegiate tennis...Mother was a tennis player at the University of Utah ... Father is a tennis teaching professional in Naples, Fla., and competed at the University of Arizona ... Sister Paige currently played for the University of Louisville ...Plans to be a sports or social psychologist.