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#1 Amanda Wheeler
Position: GK
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mission Viejo, Calif.
High School: Mission Viejo HS
Experience: 2 Letters

2010 (Senior)

Started all 18 matches in goal for the Golden Eagles... had 85 saves, a 1.35 goals-against average for the season, and recorded three shutouts (UMKC, Southern Utah, UALR).

2009 (Junior)
Started 16 matches in goal … named Summit League Defensive Player of the Week on Aug. 24 after stopping two shots in a season-opening 1-0 win over SMU … also recorded shutouts against Central Arkansas, Centenary and Southern Utah … made career-high 11 saves in a 2-0 loss at Oklahoma … stopped seven shots in season finale at Southern Utah … recorded 65 saves and posted a 1.54 goals-against average for the season.

2008 (Sophomore)

Started all 17 games in goal for the Golden Eagles… logged 1,472 minutes, earning a 6-10-1 record with a 2.20 goals allowed average and 94 saves… posted three shutouts, including a 3-0 victory over Middle Tennessee State that allowed the Golden Eagles to capture the ORU-TU Invitational title… registered a career-high 10 saves against Texas Tech and North Dakota State… held the opposition scoreless for 166 consecutive minutes at one point in the season… ranked fifth in a single season at ORU in saves (94) and minutes played (1,472).

2007 (Freshman)
Saw action in two contests for the Golden Eagles... posted four saves and allowed four goals in 90 minutes of action... named to the Academic All-Summit League Team.

High School
Named all-conference, Orange County Register All-County second-team, and LA Times All-Star first-team during her senior year at Mission Viejo High School ... Was voted as Most Valuable Defensive Player by her teammates ... Also lettered in track and field ... Graduated with honors and was a member of the National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, and Who’s Who Among American High School Students.

Personal
Daughter of Don and Kelly Wheeler ... Both parents graduated from ORU ... Choose ORU after entertaining offers from Vanderbilt, Belmont, Cal State-Fullerton and many others ... Business Administration major ... Born on Sept. 4, 1989.

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