The USC sand volleyball team will cover half of the gold championship bracket on Sunday
2015 Allie Wheeler enters her sophomore season with the Women of Troy.
2014 As a freshman, Wheeler produced a 26-5 overall record… played primarily with Nicolette Martin to post a 24-5 overall record with a 17-1 mark in duals at No. 5… also went 1-0 at court five with Bria Russ and won a single match with Paige Hines… advanced to the quarterfinals of the Rainbow Wahine Spring Challenge before falling to teammates Kirby Burnham and Sara Hughes… advanced to the quarterfinals of the USAV Beach Collegiate Challenge bronze bracket and the Pac-12 Invitational.
SAND EXPERIENCE Wheeler was a member of the USA Volleyball High Performance Beach U19 program.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB Wheeler earned 2012 Volleyball Magazine High School All-American second team, AVCA High School All-American honorable mention and All-West Catholic Athletic League first team honors at Archbishop Mitty HS in San Jose (Calif.) as a senior setter and opposite hitter as she helped her team to a 38-0 record, the CIF Central Coast championship and the CIF Division II state championship… named MVP of the 2012 CIF State Championship Match… earned All-Mercury News Honorable Mention as a sophomore and All-Mercury News First Team as a junior and senior… played for Vision Volleyball Club for seven years and won a silver medal at the Junior Olympics.
PERSONAL Allie Tatro Wheeler was born on Sept. 9, 1995, in San Jose, Calif.… parents are Richard and Jody Wheeler… has one sister, Nicole, who is a center back for the Cal Poly women’s soccer team… lists Misty May-Treanor as her biggest sports heroine… enjoys skiing, surfing, and hiking in her spare time.