Whitney Ward Dillon Biography
Whitney Ward Dillon is an American former NFL cheerleader, models, and blogger. She co-created a blog thebffblog.com with her best friend Mariel Lane. Ward was a cheerleader for the Tennessee Titans. She rose into prominence after marrying professional stock car racing driver Austin Dillion.
Ward attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga from where she graduated in 2012 with a B.A. in Communications and a minor in Marketing. She cheered at UTC and was captain her senior year.
Whitney Ward Dillon Age
Whitney was born on 19 August, 1990 in Soddy Daisy, Tennessee. She is 28 years old as of 2018.
Whitney Ward Dillon Family
Ward was born to Richard and Shawnee Ward.
Whitney Ward Dillon Husband
On August 9, 2016, Ward got engaged to American professional stock car racing driver Austin Dillion. Dillion is the son of former driver and RCR general manager Mike Dillon, older brother of Ty Dillon and grandson of Richard Childress.
Austin is widely known for driving the NO. 3 Dow/American Ethanol/Cheerios/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, during the National Association for Stock Car Racing (NASCAR) Sprint cup series.
The couple got married on 9 December 2017 at Childress Vineyards in Lexington, North Carolina. After Dillion’s 2018 Daytona 500 win, he spoke with Fox about a pre-race prediction he received from Whitney that turned out to be accurate. “Whitney, before the race started, she talked to me, and we were praying. She said, ‘This one isn’t going to be pretty. I don’t feel like you’re gonna lead much of it, but we’re going to win it when it matters– last lap,’ Austin told Fox. “I was like, sure I’ll take it any way we can get it. She called me before the race, so gotta thank my wife for the shout out, right there.”
Whitney Ward Dillon Wedding
Dillon initially wanted them to get married in the snow of Montana, but they skipped the place and chose Vineyards instead. Their bridesmaids wore gowns by Mac Duggal. Ward wore a luxurious Pnina Tornai Couture gown. The NASCAR racer groomed in a black suit from Stitched marked with their engagement photos imprinted inside.
Ward described their wedding in detail on her blog. She discussed her 15-pound bouquet, flower wall, and the rare North Carolina snow making for a white wedding. Ward gave Dillion a basketball shooting gun as a wedding gift. She purchased a basketball shooting machine, The Gun 6000, which runs about $7,000. Austin shared photos of his new toy on social media, which he stores in his “man barn”.
The couple lives in a 2,300-square-foot barn situated on the edges of woods at Lexington. This barn belonged to Austin’s RCR general manager father Mike, who built the place in 2010.
Whitney Ward Dillon Cheerleader
Ward’s passion for cheer-leading was fanned into flames right from her schooling days. She kick-started her cheer-leading career while at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, She finally ended up becoming the University football team’s cheerleader and also a captain. Due to her sensational display at the University, she was listed among the NFL’S Tennessee Titans cheerleaders immediately after her graduation from the University.
Whitney Ward Dillon Blog
Ward co-created thebffblog.com with her best friend Mariel Lane. Mariel Lane is a former Miss Tennessee World 2015. She also works as a Monster Energy Model traveling 36 weeks out of the year to the NASCAR races. The duo discuss lifestyle, beauty, and relationship issues.
Whitney Ward Dillon Racing Wives
Dillion is a star on the CMT series Racing Wives. The series follows the daily lives of Samantha Busch, Ashley Busch, driver Amber Balcaen, Whitney Dillion, and her best friend Mariel Lane in Lake Norman, N.C. Racing Wives goes inside the personal and professional lives of the women as they support their husbands, friends and one another, both on and off the raceway.
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