|Hometown:||Wood River Junction, RI|
|High School:||Chariho High|
2011: Whalen finished fourth overall in a field of nearly 100 runners at the Purchase College invitational, where USMMA ended up placing second out of 11 teams. She finished 28th of 120 runners at the C.W. Post Invitational where USMMA placed sixth out of 14 teams, first among D-III competition and ahead of five D-II programs.