Previous SchoolSouth Carolina
- Prepped at Melbourne High School in Melbourne, Fla.
- Earned first team All-Region and second team All-State accolades as a senior.
- Tabbed the 321Sports Brevard County Baseball Player of the Year for 2022.
- Named a FACA State All-State in 2022.
- Went 5-0 with a 0.91 ERA and 73 strikeouts in 46.1 innings during his senior season at Melbourne HS.
- Hit .338 with three home runs, five doubles and 25 RBIs during his senior year.
- Posted a 0.94 ERA with 48 strikeouts in 29.2 innings during his junior campaign.
- Went 3-0 with 13 strikeouts in 11 innings of work during the Covid-shortened 2020 season.
- Ranked the No. 11 LHP in the state of Florida by Perfect Game for the class of 2022.
- A Perfect Game Preseason All-American and also named to the All-Florida Region second team in 2022.
Previous School - South Carolina (2023)
- Made a trio of appearances on the mound during his freshman year for the Gamecocks (2023).
- Tossed 2.1 innings and recorded a pair of strikeouts on the year.
- Didn't allow a run in two of his three outings on the season.
- Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
- Graduated from Melbourne HS in 2022.
- Son of Winston and Linda Wheeler.
- Birthday is Oct. 8.
- Plans to major in economics at UCF.