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    Jordan Wheeler
    Jordan Wheeler

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Garden Grove, Calif.

    High School:
    Los Alamitos

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    OF

    B/T:
    L/R



    CAREER BATTING STATISTICS
    Season AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
    2008 .255
    54-50
    149
    20
    38
    9
    0
    0
    10
    47
    .315
    8
    1
    39
    0
    .297
    0
    9
    1-1
    39
    6
    2
    .957
    2009 .234
    42-42
    94
    16
    22
    1
    2
    0
    7
    27
    .287
    6
    1
    22
    0
    .287
    0
    6
    1-1
    41
    4
    1
    .978
    2010 .229
    48-48
    118
    11
    27
    1
    1
    0
    14
    30
    .254
    8
    1
    24
    1
    .281
    1
    7
    1-1
    52
    3
    5
    .917
    2011 .312
    40-39
    109
    16
    34
    6
    0
    0
    11
    40
    .367
    3
    0
    18
    0
    .322
    3
    1
    0-0
    41
    6
    2
    .959
    Career .257
    184-179
    470
    63
    121
    17
    3
    0
    42
    144
    .306
    25
    3
    103
    1
    .297
    4
    23
    3-3
    173
    19
    10
    .950


    2011: Started 38 games in left field and once at second base while appearing in one more as a defensive replacement ... Batted .436 (17-for-39) during a 13-game hitting streak from April 2 to May 1 ... All-Big Ten third team selection ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI single against No. 2 UCLA (2/27) ... Singled and scored in back-to-back games versus Southern Miss (3/4) and Cal State Northridge (3/5) ... Drove in a run against No. 13 Stanford (3/21) ... Finished a doubleheader sweep of Saint Mary's (3/22) 4-for-6 at the plate with a double and three runs scored ... Was 3-for-6 with a double, an RBI and a run in a doubleheader sweep of Loyola (Chicago) (4/2), recording the last out of the day by throwing out a runner at the plate ... Singled and scored versus Northern Illinois (4/6) ... Hit RBI singles in both games of a doubleheader at Wisconsin (4/9) ... Finished 3-for-5 with an RBI double and two runs scored in a doubleheader against Michigan State (4/13) ... Went 4-for-7 with three runs, an RBI and a double in NU's series at Iowa (4/16-4/17) ... Collected a hit, an RBI and a run in both games of a sweep against Ohio State (4/23-4/24) ... Doubled and hit a sacrifice fly at Illinois (5/1) ... Finished 3-for-7 with a double and a run in the final series of the season at Penn State (5/13-5/14).

    2010: Started every game, 45 times in left and three times at shortstop ... Batted .306 on the year in 18 Big Ten games ... Tied her career-best hit total with a 3-for-4 day with two RBIs versus No. 5 UCLA (2/27) ... Was 2-for-4 against UC Davis (2/28) ... Led the team with five putouts from left field against Oregon State (3/5), also pressuring the defense to reach base three times during an 0-4 day at the plate ... Was 2-for-4 with two RBIs, a steal and a run scored at SIU-Edwardsville (3/23) ... Drove in a run, drew a walk and scored at No. 2 Michigan (4/17) ... Batted .333 (2-for-6) with a run scored and an RBI in a doubleheader at Michigan State (4/21) ... Crushed a two-run triple to the fence in center at Indiana (4/24) ... Matched her career-best for hits with a 3-for-4 day including a double against Wisconsin (5/8), driving in two and scoring twice ... Went 3-for-5 with two RBIs in two games at No. 19 Ohio State (5/14-5/15).

    2009: Started every game in the outfield with the exception of four games at The Preview (3/7-3/8), which she missed due to illness ... Singled and scored during NU's games with Cal State Bakersfield and Kansas at the season-opening Kajikawa Classic ... Doubled in NU's win over Hawaii (2/13) ... Was 2-for-2 with a triple and a walk against Long Island (2/21) ... Was 1-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored against Long Island (2/28) ... Finished 2-for-3 with an RBI, a steal and a run scored in the first game of a doubleheader against Michigan State (4/1) ... Scored twice and ripped an RBI triple in the second game of a doubleheader against Indiana (4/4) ... Was 1-for-2 with an RBI and a run in the second game of a doubleheader sweep of No. 23 Iowa (4/15) ... Finished 2-for-3 with an RBI at Illinois (4/25) ... Drove in the game-ending run in a mercy-rule victory over No. 19 DePaul (4/28) ... Singled and scored in a 3-1 win at Wisconsin (5/8).

    2008: Started 34 games in left field and 16 in right, appearing in 54 total ... Had a team-best six outfield assists ... Won the leadoff spot in the lineup for the second half of the year ... Batted .255 on the season after starting her career 1-for-24 at the plate ... Had a single, an RBI and a run scored against Oregon (2/22) ... Moved to No. 2 spot in the lineup and recorded a base hit against No. 6 UCLA on 3/9 ... Batted .500 (6-for-12) at the Bank of Hawaii Invitational ... Finished 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored against Colorado State (3/21) ... Was 1-for-1 with three sacrifices against California (3/22) ... Was 2-for-3 with a double, an RBI and a run scored against Wisconsin (3/28) ... Was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and a steal on 4/3 against Loyola (Chicago) ... Had a seven-game hitting streak from 4/3 to 4/13 ... Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, a double and two walks at Illinois (4/12) ... Was 2-for-3 with two runs scored versus Purdue (4/20) ... Finished 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored against Illinois-Chicago (4/22) ... Was 2-for-4 with an RBI at Penn State (4/26) ... Doubled against No. 1 Alabama (4/29) ... Hit safely in all four games of the NCAA Regional ... Had a run scored and an RBI in the winner's bracket game against DePaul (5/17) ... Went 2-for-3 with a run scored and a game winning RBI double in the championship game of the NCAA Regional against DePaul (5/18) ... Singled and made a home run-robbing grab at the fence in NU's second game against No. 2 Arizona State in the NCAA Super Regional (5/24).

    High School: First-team All-CIF selection ... Three-time first-team All-Sunset League ... Orange County All-Star ... High school advanced to the CIF finals in 2004, the quarterfinals in 2005, the semifinals in 2006 and the quarterfinals again in 2007 ... Earned best offensive player honors on the junior varsity as a freshman, earning a promotion to the varsity squad during the season ... Named team's best defensive player in 2005 and best offensive player in 2006 ... Batted .467 with 12 steals as a junior in 2006, leading the Sunset League with 27 runs scored ... Team won the Sunset League title in 2004, 2005 and 2007 ... Played club with the Worth Firecrackers Gold and coach Tony Rico ... Team won the Canada Cup and ASA Nationals in 2007 ... Team took first at the 2006 Colorado Fireworks and second at the 2006 ASA Nationals in Oklahoma City ... Member of the Principal's Honor Roll and the CSFCCA Scholarship Federation ... Scholar athlete.

    PERSONAL: Born Jordan Nicole Wheeler ... Daughter of Paul and Cherie Wheeler ... Grandfather was a varsity swimmer at Ohio State ... Chose Northwestern over Tennessee and Michigan ... Majoring in communication studies.