Christian Wheeler

Christian Wheeler

SAA Men's Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week - Christian Wheeler of Hendrix

Senior Christian Wheeler registered 51 saves, a .654 save percentage and 9.00 goals against average as the Warriors started the season 1-2. He had 17 saves with three ground balls in a 10-8 loss to Southwestern on Feb. 4. In Friday's loss at Division II Rockhurst, Wheeler tied his carer-high with 22 saves and had a ground ball and caused a turnover. He came up with 12 saves, two caused turnovers and two ground balls in Sunday's 7-2 win at DII Maryville (Mo.)