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#14 Abby Wheble
Position: Defense
Year: Junior
Hometown: Avondale, Pa.
High School: Avon Grove
Major: Elementary Education
Experience: 2 Letters
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Two-time letter winner with the Blue Hens that is a relentless competitor who brings a contagious energy and enthusiasm to the team • speed and quickness make an impact in the defense and transition game • could face-off against former teammate Kasey Callaway, who is a junior attacker at High Point • 2013 UD Team Sportsmanship Award honoree • CAA Academic Honor Roll selection.

Started all 17 games during her sophomore season • third on the team with 16 draw controls • fourth overall with 12 caused turnovers • added 13 groundballs • registered a career-best four draw controls at George Washington (March 22) • collected a groundball and caused turnover in team’s CAA Tournament appearance vs. James Madison (5/2/14).

Played in 13 games while starting the final six games of the season for the Blue Hens in rookie campaign • finished year with five groundballs, four caused turnovers and three draw controls • recorded first career groundball and caused turnover in team’s 15-11 win over Temple (March 27) • posted a season-best game at James Madison (April 5) with three groundballs and two caused turnovers • UD Team Sportsmanship Award honoree.
Four-year varsity letter winner for the Avon Grove High School lacrosse team • two-time All-League First Team selection • US Lacrosse All-American Honorable Mention • two-time team captain • ESPN Rising Watch List selection • Academic All-American • three-year varsity field hockey letter winner • First Team All-League honoree • named team’s Outstanding Senior and was senior team captain • played for Lisa Schweiger (lacrosse) and Sandy Leiti (field hockey) • National Honors Society student that was also the AGHS Student Council Vice President and Student Forum member • leader for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).
Abigail “Abby” Burke Wheble ("web--bull")• born September 23, 1993 • daughter of Andrew and Donna Wheble • has one older sister, Emily • cites sister as the biggest influence on her as an athlete because she always encouraged, pushed and supported her in addition to being an amazing athlete herself • majoring in elementary education and special education • began playing lacrosse in seventh grade and field hockey in ninth grade • chose Delaware for the team, coaches, location, education program and “championship vision" • works as a tour guide at Herr's Snack Factory.
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Groundballs: 3 at James Madison (4/5/13)
Draw Controls: 4 at George Washington (3/22/14)
Caused Turnovers: 2 – 4x, last vs. Virginia Tech (3/12/14)

Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots SOG GW FPG-S GB DC CT
2013 13/6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 5 3 4
2014 17/17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 13 16 12
 Totals 30/23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 18 19 16
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