Updated: December 5, 2012
2011: Played in 18 games, drawing three starts at forward … One of four true freshmen to see action … Saw first collegiate action in the season-opener against Howard … Earned first career start against Wisconsin at the Hilton Garden Hokie Invitational … Also earned starts at Wake Forest and NJIT … Took 10 shots on the season, including a season-high three at American.
High School: Helped guide Ankeny Soccer Club to an Iowa State Cup Championship in 2007 and Sporting Kansas City to a Kansas State Cup Championship in 2009 … Played for five years on the Iowa ODP State Team, helping the team reach the finals of the Vildbjerg Cup on an international trip to Denmark and Sweden … Also a member of the Region II ODP team for three years.
Personal: Born on August 3, 1992 in Columbia, Mo. … Son of William and Louise Witherspoon … Has two sisters, Anne and Virginia … Plans to major in university studies.