Whitney Ping is from Beaverton, Oregon and attended Stanford University. She was the youngest member of the 2004 US Olympic Table Tennis Team, and became the only Nike-sponsored athlete in the table-tennis world after she made the team. Ping competed in Athens at age 17, paired with four-time Olympian Jasna Reed in doubles. Whitney recently became Women’s Collegiate National Team Champion and was a member of the US Collegiate National Team but could not attend the World University Championships in Slovenia. She graduated from Stanford in three years and is working on her masters degree.