Villanova won the Metro Team Challenge in New York on January 23, 2015.
On Wheatley: Competitor in the sprints and jumps who has been a two-time All-BIG EAST performer (pentathlon, 100 meter hurdles) ... Top individual events are the 100 meter hurdles and the long jump ... Has gained a great deal of experience in her two years on the team and is poised to continue making progress during the coming year ... Capable of being a BIG EAST scorer.
2015 Outdoor: Scored points at the BIG EAST Championships with a fifth place finish in the 100 meter hurdles ... Also came in 12th in the long jump at the conference meet ... One of four Villanova runners who placed in the top five of the 100 meter hurdles ... Posted times of 15.15 in the preliminary heats and 15.26 in the final ... Ranked fifth overall after the preliminaries and her time of 15.15 was a season best ... Recorded a distance of 5.11 meters in the long jump at the BIG EAST meet ... Tallied a season-best mark of 5.25 meters in the long jump at the Princeton Open and also registered a time of 15.51 in the preliminary heats of the 100 meter hurdles ... Finished 12th in both events ... Opened the season at the Colonial Relays, where she posted a time of 15.73 in the preliminaries of the 100 mH and also recorded a distance of 4.91 meters in the long jump ... Finished sixth in the long jump (5.07m) at the Delaware Open.
2014-15 Indoor: Competed twice during the season in both the long jump and the 60 meter hurdles ... Recorded a mark of 5.23 meters in the long jump at the Metro Team Challenge to finish in 10th place ... Came in 18th in the long jump with a mark of 5.21 meters at the Gotham Cup ... Ran the 60 meter hurdles at the Metro Team Challenge and tallied a time of 9.42 to finish in 19th place ... Came in 14th at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational with a mark of 9.76 ... Competed in the first three pentathlon events at the Penn State National ... Finished with a time of 9.36 in the 60 meter hurdles, set a personal best mark in the high jump at 1.44 meters and also tallied a personal best throw of 8.42 meters in the shot put.
2014 Outdoor: Earned All-BIG EAST honors for a third place finish in the 100 meter hurdles ... Registered a time of 14.70 in the final-only race at the conference meet ... Prior to the BIG EAST Championships had run two races in the 100 meter hurdles ... Came in 16th overall in the preliminary heats at the Colonial Relays (15.04) and also came in 17th at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational (15.12) ... Ran the 400 meter hurdles in 1:05.40 at the Colonial Relays to tie for 19th place and registered a time of 1:07.58 at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational to finish in 10th place ... Competed on teh third leg of the 4x100 meter relay at both the Philadelphia College Classic and the Larry Ellis Invitational ... Helped lead Villanova to a second place finish in the 4x100 relay at the Philadelphia College Classic with a time of 49.02, as well as a ninth place finish at the Larry Ellis meet (48.61) ... Ran the second 200 meters leg of the sprint medley relay at the Colonial Relays, where the Wildcats were runner-up in the relay with a time of 4:03.14.
2013-14 Indoor: Contributed to the Wildcats record-setting 12th team title at the BIG EAST Championships by finishing second in the pentathlon and fifth in the 60 meter hurdles ... Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the pentathlon with a score of 3,050 points ... Led the field of pentathlon athletes with a time of 9.33 in the 60 meter hurdles and a personal best time of 2:32.38 in the 800 meters ... Also had personal best marks in the high jump (1.43 meters) and the shot put (8.11m) during the pentathlon, while registering a mark of 5.13 meters in the long jump ... Finished with a time of 9.21 in the individual 60 meter hurdles ... Competed in the College sections of both the 60 meter hurdles and the 200 meters at the Armory Collegiate Invitational ... Registered a personal best time of 25.65 in the 200 meters and tied for 25th place in the preliminary heats ... Came in 29th with a time of 9.25 in the preliminaries of the 60 meter hurdles ... Made her collegiate debut at the Jack Pyrah Invitational and finished fifth in the 60 meter hurdles, crossing the finish line in 9.33.
Bishop McNamara High School: Earned Prince George's County first team honors as a senior indoors in the long jump as well as second team accolades outdoors in the 300 meter hurdles ... Also as a senior was a first team All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference performer in the long jump, the 100 meter hurdles and the 300 meter hurdles ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically all four years.
Personal: Born 3/20/95 ... Younger of two daughters of George Wheatley and Pearlyn Hunter ... Has an older sister, Stacie ... Majoring in Nursing.
Pentathlon 3050 Points 2014 BIG EAST Championships
55 Meter Hurdles 8.36 High School 60 Meter Hurdles 9.00 High School 100 Meter Hurdles 14.60 High School 200 Meters 25.65 2014 Armory Collegiate Invitational 400 Meters (Relay) 57.35 High School 400 Meter Hurdles 1:05.40 2014 Colonial Relays 800 Meters 2:32.38 2014 BIG EAST Championships High Jump 1.44 Meters 2015 Penn State National Long Jump 5.48 Meters High School Shot Put 8.42 Meters 2015 Penn State National
CAREER AWARDS (Indoor Track)
All-BIG EAST 2014 (Pentathlon)
CAREER AWARDS (Outdoor Track)
All-BIG EAST 2014 (100 Meter Hurdles)
CAREER AWARDS (Academics)
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2013-14, 2014-15
BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES
Pentathlon 2nd 2014 Indoor 100 Meter Hurdles 3rd 2014 Outdoor 60 Meter Hurdles 5th 2014 Indoor
100 Meter Hurdles 5th 2015 Outdoor