Runs floor well ... good size ... great agility for a post player ... strong inside presence ... tremendous upside.
Coach Elliott Says
"Lydia is the most improved individual on our squad. She is a true post and honestly gets better every day."
Named team MVP at Mountain Crest High School last season ... Earned Valley Player of the Year honors last season ... Was a second-team all-state selection in 2005 ... Was also a second-team all-stater in volleyball last year ... Played AAU ball for the Utah Avalanche club team.
Lydia Whitehead is the daughter of Milo and Lynette Whitehead ... Born October 26, 1986 in Salt Lake City ... Comes from a family of four children (she's the youngest) ... Sister Evalyn plays volleyball at the University of Montana ... Ranked No. 52 out of more than 90,000 high school students in a nationwide fitness competition during her senior year.