150 Years
Princeton W. Basketball BIO
21 Alex Wheatley

Sophomore Year (2013-14): Started all 30 games for the Tigers ... scored in double digits in 17 appearances ... All-Ivy honorable mention honoree ... led league in field-goal percentage (54.4) ... made first career start and tallied first career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds at Rutgers on Nov. 10 ... poured in a team-high 14 points, going 6-for-8 from the field vs. St. Joseph’s on Nov. 23 ... went 7-for-13 from the floor and had 15 points at Oregon on Dec. 1 ... tallied 13 points (5-for-7) with three boards, three assists and a pair of steals vs. Delaware on Dec. 15 ... recorded a team-high 16 points, seven rebounds and two assists versus Harvard on Jan. 31 ... posted 18 points, going 8-of-10 from the field and 2-for-2 from the line, with five rebounds, a steal and a block in 22 minutes at Columbia on Feb. 7 ... had 16 points, going 6-for-8 from the field and 4-for-4 from the line, with three boards, three steals and an assist against Brown on Feb. 14 ... tallied 15 points, going 7-for-9, with five boards and two assists versus Yale on Feb. 15 ... scored a game-high 14 points, shooting 7-for-13, with six boards, three blocks and two steals in 19 minutes against Cornell on Mar. 7 ... scored a career and team-high 22 points and had second career double-double with 10 rebounds versus VCU on Mar. 20 ... had 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting against Seton Hall on Mar. 23.

Freshman Year (2012-13): One of two newcomers to see minutes off the bench in all 29 games ... averaged 5.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 14.4 minutes per game ... made career debut with nine points and four boards at St. Joe’s on Nov. 11 ... recorded six points, five rebounds, four assists, three steals and a block vs. Rider on Nov. 20 ... scored 13 points, and added five rebounds at UC Riverside on Nov. 23 ... had eight rebounds, six points, four steals and three steals at then-No. 19 UCLA on Nov. 25 ... scored a team-best 17 points, going 8-for-12 from the field vs. Rutgers on Nov. 29 ... went 4-for-4 from the field to score eight points and grabbed four boards at Penn on Mar. 12 ... played 15 minutes and added four points and three rebounds in NCAA First Round vs. Florida State on Mar. 24.

Before Princeton: A 2012 graduate of Council Rock High School South … the No. 22 forward in the nation and a four-star prospect by ESPN HoopGurlz … a four-year letterwinner and starter … a four-time All-Suburban One League selection, including three first team nods …  Suburban One League Player of the Year as a junior … Courier Times Golden Teams Player of the Year, All-Southeastern PA Team and Associated Press First Team All-State Class AAAA as junior and senior … first player in school history to score 1,000 points and pull down 1,000 rebounds … team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior … CRHSS Rookie of the Year … Golden Teams Player of the Year as a senior … in state tournament, helped guide squad to Elite 8 in 2011-12 and Sweet 16 in 2010-11 … also was a three-time all-league selection in track and field, competing in 400 m, 4 x 400 m, 800 m and 4 x 800 m races and the high jump … played for the Philadelphia Belles AAU team for five years … helped team qualify for the AAU Nationals throughout tenure … team finished in top-10 in 2009 and 2010 … Wheatley earned AAU All-America honors in 2010 … was an Adidas Junior Phenom Camp All-Star Team selection.

Personal: Full name is Alexandra Wheatley, born March 9, 1994 … oldest child of Paula and Jeff Wheatley … father played football at Baker University … has a younger brother, Jack … plans on majoring in ecology and evolutionary biology … enjoys reading, running, cooking and green and ecological initiatives … a National Merit Finalist and Female Pennsylvania State winner of Wendy’s High School Heisman.

 

 Season  GP-GS  Min  FG  FG%  3FG  3FG%  FT  FT%  O  D  Tot  Avg.  PF  A  TO  Blk  Stl  Pts  Avg
2012-13 29-0 417 77-139 .554 0-1 .000 12-30 .400 47 61 108 3.7 43 26 19 19 22 166 5.7
2013-14 30-30 726 131-241 .544 0-0 .000 43-73 .589 53 84 137 4.6 85 52 53 19 27 305 10.2
Career 59-30 1143 208-380 .547 0-1 .000 55-103 .534 100 145 245 4.2 128 78 72 38 49 471 8.0

 

  Career Highs Season Highs
 Points 
22, vs. VCU (3/20/14)
22, vs. VCU (3/20/14)
 FG 9, vs. VCU (3/20/14)
9, vs. VCU (3/20/14)
 FG Attempted
16, vs. VCU (3/20/14) 16, vs. VCU (3/20/14)
 3FG Made
N/A N/A
 3FG Attempted
1, at Columbia, 2/2/13
N/A
 FT Made
5, vs. Dartmouth (2/1/14)
5, vs. Dartmouth (2/1/14)
 FT Attempted
6, 2x MR vs. VCU (3/20/14) 6, 2x MR vs. VCU (3/20/14)
 Rebounds 10, 2x MR vs. VCU (3/20/14)
10, 2x MR vs. VCU (3/20/14)
 Assists 5, vs. Portland State (11/30/13)
5, vs. Portland State (11/30/13)
 Blocks 3, 3x MR vs. Cornell (3/7/14)
3, 2x MR vs. Cornell (3/7/14)
 Steals 4, at UCLA (11/25/12) 3, vs. Brown (2/14/14)
Position: Forward
Height: 6'2"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Upper Holland, Pa.
High School: Council Rock South
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