Whitney Llarenas
Middle Blocker 21
Last School
Woods Cross High School
Roster Years


  • Parents are Mitchell and Brenda McEwan
  • Has two brothers and four sisters
  • Married Mitch Llarenas in August 2019
  • Majoring in psychology

High School

  • Named an AVCA Under Armour Third-Team All-American in 2017
  • Named first-team All-State in 2017
  • Named second-team All-State in 2016
  • Made the Honor Roll


  • Played for Club V
  • Helped her team finish ninth at AAU’s in 2017
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2018

  • Helped the Cougars to a 31-2 record, the WCC title, an NCAA Final Four appearance and a No. 4 final ranking
Sophmore Year 2019

  • Totaled two kills and a block in four sets played
  • Helped BYU to a 26-5 record and the second round of the NCAA Tournament
  • Had a kill vs. Saint Mary's (10/31) and a kill and a block vs. Portland (11/21)
Junior Year 2020

  • Helped BYU to a 17-2 season, the WCC title, an NCAA Sweet 16 appearance and No. 15 final ranking
  • Appeared in 21 sets, totaling 20 kills, 14 blocks, seven digs and two aces
  • Recorded a career-high seven kills against Gonzaga (2/9)
  • Tallied a career-high four blocks against Utah Valley (2/4) and Gonzaga (2/9)
Senior Year 2021

  • Played in 15 matches and 20 sets
  • Tallied 10 kills, five blocks and four digs
Graduate Year 2022

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year