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February 20, 2013

ON CAMPUS: IU Southeast’s Wheat among leaders in NAIA Division II in scoring, assists, steals

Sophomore has worked hard to become well-rounded player

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NEW ALBANY — HEATHER WHEAT BIO

• GRADE: Sophomore

• HEIGHT: 5-6

• POSITION: Point guard.

• 2012-13 STATISTICS: 20.3 points per game, five assists per game, five rebounds per game, 3.14 steals per game.

• COLLEGE ACCOLADES: All-Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team in 2011-12.

• MAJOR: Secondary education.

• HIGH SCHOOL: Louisville Butler.

• HIGH SCHOOL ACCOMPLISHMENTS: All-region selection; invited to Kentucky All-Star team tryouts as a senior; helped Butler win the Kentucky state championship as a freshman.

KIAC WOMEN’S TOURNAMENT

• Opening round, Saturday: (8) Carlow at (1) Point Park, 2 p.m.; (5) IU Southeast at (4) Berea, 2 p.m.; (6) Brescia at (3) Asbury, 5 p.m.; (7) Midway at (2) Alice Lloyd, 2 p.m.

• Semifinals, Monday at IU Southeast: Alice Lloyd-Midway winner vs. Asbury-Brescia winner, 4 p.m.; Point Park-Carlow winner vs. Berea-IU Southeast winner, 8 p.m.

• Championship: Tuesday at IU Southeast: Semifinal winners, 8 p.m.

• Defending champions: IU Southeast (four-time champions).

• Winner advances to: NAIA Tournament at Sioux City, Iowa.

KIAC MEN TOURNAMENT

• Opening round, Saturday: (8) Alice Lloyd at (1) IU Southeast, 2 p.m.; (5) Point Park at (4) Cincinnati Christian, 2 p.m.; (6) Berea at (3) Asbury, 7 p.m.; (7) Bescia at (2) IU East (2), 2 p.m.

• Semifinals, Monday at IU Southeast: IU East-Brescia winner vs. Asbury-Berea winner, 2 p.m.; IU Southeast-Alice Lloyd winner vs. Cincinnati Christian-Point Park winner, 6 p.m.

• Championship: Tuesday at IU Southeast: Semifinal winners, 6 p.m.

• Defending champions: IU Southeast (five-time champions).

• Winner advances to: NAIA Tournament at Point Lookout, Mo.

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