Whitney Harding is a sports reporter/weekend anchor for WHAS11 in Louisville. Growing up in Houston, Texas, Whitney began gymnastics at the age of 2 and competed for over 10 years culminating in receiving a full athletic scholarship to NC State University. She was on track to becoming an Olympian when an injury forced her into retirement. Whitney then transferred to Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. She also earned a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s  Medill School of Journalism in the same discipline.