Name: Heather Wheat
Sport: Women's Basketball
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
Previous School: Butler H.S.
Major: Secondary Education (Earth Science)
Plans for the future? I plan on teaching middle or high school science. I also hope to coach somewhere down the road.
Why did you choose to go to IU Southeast?
Of course I liked the basketball program, but I also loved how everyone was so friendly and willing to help. The campus was nice and close to home. It was the perfect fit.
What has been your favorite memory from college?
My favorite memory from college has been winning a conference championship and getting to go to the NAIA National Tournament my freshman year.
What has been your favorite memory from your career as an athlete?
My favorite memory as an athlete was from winning a Kentucky State Championship (KHSAA) in high school.
What drives you as an athlete?
Knowing that I am blessed to have the opportunity to play the sport I love every day is what drives me as an athlete. Also, I would like to set a good example and be a good role model for younger athletes. I am very competitive and love to work hard to achieve goals.
What is something very few people know about you?
I talk in my sleep. A lot!
Favorite Food: Steak and Sushi
Favorite Place to Eat: Shogun
Favorite Beverage: Sweet Tea
Favorite TV Show: The Walking Dead
Favorite Book: Heaven is For Real
Favorite Class: Science/ Health
Favorite Movie: Prisoners
Favorite Singer/Band: Luke Bryan/ Miley Cyrus
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Web Site: Pinterest
Favorite Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio
Favorite Actress: Blake Lively
Favorite Midnight Snack: Cookies
Favorite Quote: "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you will be successful." -Eric Thomas
Favorite Pro Sports Team: LA Clippers
Favorite Brand of Shoe: Adidas for basketball and Nike to wear
Favorite Colors: Baby Blue
Morning or Night: Night
Eat Out or Cook: Eat out
McDonalds or Taco Bell: Either is fine
Coke or Pepsi: Coke
Steak or Chicken: Steak
Pro or College: College
Dog or Cat: Dog
Rap or Rock: Rap
Country or Rock: Country
Text or Call: Text
Text or Snapchat: Text
Twitter or Facebook: Neither
Instagram or Vine: Neither
My teammates think I'm: competitive.
Few people know this, but I: listen to the same two songs before every game.