11 Jon Wheaton
11 - Jon Wheaton
Height: 6-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lockport, Ill
Position: Middle Blocker
Previous School: Lockport HS
m 22
k/s 1.18
h % .335
a/s 0.10
b/s 1.28
sa/s 0.04
d/s 0.38

Career Recordbook

  • All-time leader with 356 block assists
  • All-time leader with 409 total blocks (first player to reach 400-career blocks)
  • 2nd with 53 career solo blocks
  • 2nd with an attack percentage of .366
  • 5th in program history with 610 kills

2019

  • First team All-Conference Carolinas selection
  • King University Al Nida Male Athlete of the Year
  • 2019 stats
    • 97 kills (1.18/set)
    • .335 attack percentage
    • 105 blocks (1.28/set)
    • 16 solo blocks
    • 31 digs (0.38/set)
  • NCAA Division I rankings
    • 3rd in blocks per set
  • Conference Carolinas rankings
    • 1st in blocks per set
    • 3rd in total blocks, block assists and block solo
  • Started all 22 matches he appeared
    • Missed time due to injury
  • Second on the team in total blocks
  • Set the school record with 11 blocks in a match, coming at North Greenville on March 26
  • Posted 10 blocks in the conference title match at Barton on April 18
  • Career-high of 12 kills came at Erskine on February 1
  • First career double-double came at Erskine with 12 kills and 10 blocks
  • 1.28 blocks per set is a school record for a season

2018

  • Selected second team All-Conference Carolinas
  • Led Conference Carolinas and ranked 14th in NCAA Division I with an average of 1.098 blocks per set
  • Third in the league with an attack percentage of .354, and mark that ranked 15th nationally
  • Ranked third in Conference Carolinas with 77 block assists and 90 total blocks
  • Posted 13 solo stuffs, ranking him ninth in the league
  • His .354 attack percentage ranks seventh in program history
  • Ranks fourth in the program season list with 1.10 blocks per set
  • Recorded season-high of seven blocks three times, including in the Conference Carolinas Tournament semifinals and final

2017: Selected second team All-Conference Carolinas...Conference Carolinas Player of the Week on January 16...Ranked 21st in all of NCAA Division I and led Conference Carolinas with an average of 0.98 blocks per set...Led the league with 86 block assists and 101 total blocks...Hit .423 on the season, a mark that would have led Conference Carolinas and ranked sixth nationally if he was eligible (just missed the 3.3 attacks per set threshold by 0.02)...Ranked third among Tornado with 184 kills...Reached double figures in kills six times, including a career-high 15 kills in a win at Eastern Mennonite on January 21...Hit a season-best .643 with 10 kills on 14 attempts to go along with seven blocks in a win over Charleston (W.Va.) on January 13...Registered at least four blocks in a match 12 times, including a season-high of seven stuffs five times.

2016: Led Conference Carolinas with 113 total blocks and 104 block assists...Average of 1.03 blocks per set ranked second in the league...Became the first Tornado to eclipse 100 blocks in a season, setting the school record...His blocks per set average ranks fifth in school history...Registered his career-high of eight blocks in a match in back-to-back matches against Barton and Mount Olive...Season-high of three solo blocks came at Limestone to go along with three block assists...Ranked seventh in Conference Carolinas with an attack percentage of .345...Third on the team with 192 kills for an average of 1.75 per set...Had at least 10 kills in a match seven times...Hit at least .500 in a match seven times, including a season-high of .600 against Alderson Broaddus where he posted seven kills against one error on 10 attempts...Hit .522 while posting a career-high 12 kills on 23 attempts with zero errors at Emmanuel...Matched the mark of 12 kills again against Limestone.

High School: Was named all-tournament and all-area teams...Helped lead his team to two school record-breaking seasons at 25-9 and 30-6.

Personal: Parents are Ken and Mary Wheaton...Double Major in Security and Intelligence Studies and Political Science and History.

Recent Games
Mar 30 at Limestone W, 3-1
Apr 5 Barton W, 3-1
Apr 6 Mount Olive W, 3-1
Apr 13 No. 7 Emmanuel W, 3-2
Apr 17 vs. No. 6 North Greenville W, 3-0
Apr 18 at No. 1 Barton L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 22 13
Sets 82 48
Kills 97 65
Kills per set 1.18 1.35
Errors 23 14
Total Attacks 221 135
Hitting Percentage .335 .378
Assists 8 4
Assists per set 0.10 0.08
Service Aces 3 2
Service Errors 19 7
Service Aces per set 0.04 0.04
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 31 17
Digs per set 0.38 0.35
Block Solo 16 9
Block Assist 89 57
Block Total 105 66
Blocks per set 1.28 1.38
Block Errors 15 7
Ball Handling Errors 2 2
Points 160.5 104.5
Points per set 2.0 2.2
Matches started 21 12
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 11 #9 Lewis L, 3-0 1 3 5 0 9 .556 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Jan 12 #8 Loyola Chicago L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 8 .250 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 3 0 4.0
Jan 16 at Queens University (N.C.) W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 10 .500 1 0 1 0 0 1 5 0 6 0 9.5
Jan 18 at Charleston (W.Va.) L, 3-1 1 4 5 1 11 .364 0 0 2 0 3 2 5 0 7 0 9.5
Jan 22 at Lees-McRae W, 3-1 1 4 2 1 9 .111 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 3 0 3.5
Jan 26 at Belmont Abbey W, 3-1 1 4 5 2 11 .273 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Feb 1 at Erskine L, 3-2 1 5 12 4 26 .308 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 0 10 0 17.5
Feb 2 at Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 3-1 - 4 4 1 6 .500 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Feb 5 Lincoln Memorial W, 3-2 1 5 2 1 7 .143 1 0 0 0 4 0 4 2 4 0 4.0
Feb 12 North Greenville W, 3-1 1 4 3 2 9 .111 1 0 0 0 4 2 5 0 7 0 7.5
Feb 15 at Barton L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 5 .400 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 5 0 4.5
Feb 16 at Mount Olive W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 8 .500 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 3 1 6.5
Feb 19 Limestone W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 Lees-McRae W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Queens University (N.C.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at #2 Hawaii L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. #6 Pepperdine L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. #15 Ball St. L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Quincy W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Belmont Abbey W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 at Lincoln Memorial L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 9 .111 1 0 1 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 3.5
Mar 22 Erskine W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 11 .455 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 1 4 1 7.0
Mar 23 Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 3-0 1 3 7 0 12 .583 0 1 0 0 2 1 5 0 6 0 11.5
Mar 26 at North Greenville W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 6 .167 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 11 0 8.5
Mar 30 at Limestone W, 3-1 1 4 6 0 9 .667 0 1 2 0 2 0 5 2 5 0 9.5
Apr 5 Barton W, 3-1 1 4 4 2 8 .250 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 6.0
Apr 6 Mount Olive W, 3-1 1 4 9 1 15 .533 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 10.5
Apr 13 No. 7 Emmanuel W, 3-2 1 5 3 4 16 -.063 1 1 3 0 3 0 2 2 2 0 5.0
Apr 17 vs. No. 6 North Greenville W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 8 .625 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 7.5
Apr 18 at No. 1 Barton L, 3-2 1 5 2 1 8 .125 0 0 1 0 1 2 8 1 10 0 8.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 30 110 192 1.75 54 400 .345 5 0.05 4 0.04 25 0.23 9 104 113 1.03 257.0 2.3
2016-17 29 103 184 1.79 41 338 .423 10 0.10 8 0.08 31 0.30 15 86 101 0.98 250.0 2.4
2017-18 26 82 137 1.67 38 280 .354 6 0.07 7 0.09 23 0.28 13 77 90 1.10 195.5 2.4
2018-19 22 82 97 1.18 23 221 .335 8 0.10 3 0.04 31 0.38 16 89 105 1.28 160.5 2.0
Total 107 377 610 1.62 156 1239 .366 29 0.08 22 0.06 110 0.29 53 356 409 1.08 863.0 2.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 22 82 97 1.18 23 221 .335 8 0.10 3 0.04 31 0.38 16 89 105 1.28 160.5 2.0
Conference 13 48 65 1.35 14 135 .378 4 0.08 2 0.04 17 0.35 9 57 66 1.38 104.5 2.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 34 40 1.18 10 95 .316 4 0.12 2 0.06 17 0.50 4 29 33 0.97 60.5 1.8
Away 12 45 52 1.16 13 118 .331 4 0.09 1 0.02 13 0.29 11 57 68 1.51 92.5 2.1
Neutral 1 3 5 1.67 0 8 .625 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.33 1 3 4 1.33 7.5 2.5
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Wins 15 56 67 1.20 16 145 .352 7 0.13 3 0.05 24 0.43 10 57 67 1.20 108.5 1.9
Losses 7 26 30 1.15 7 76 .303 1 0.04 0 0.00 7 0.27 6 32 38 1.46 52.0 2.0
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January 6 21 25 1.19 5 58 .345 2 0.10 0 0.00 4 0.19 4 17 21 1.00 37.5 1.8
February 6 24 27 1.13 8 61 .311 3 0.13 0 0.00 12 0.50 6 26 32 1.33 46.0 1.9
March 5 16 22 1.38 2 47 .426 1 0.06 2 0.13 7 0.44 3 26 29 1.81 40.0 2.5
April 5 21 23 1.10 8 55 .273 2 0.10 1 0.05 8 0.38 3 20 23 1.10 37.0 1.8