Heather is a native of Louisville and attended Butler High School. She finished the season ranked No. 7 in NAIA Division II in points per game at 19.5, No. 10 in total assists with 149 and No. 11 in total scoring with 585 points. Wheat was named to her second-straight KIAC all-conference team in 2013.
To date, Heather ranks No. 26 in career points, No. 7 in total assists, No.16 in career steals in IU Southeast history.
Heather was named an NAIA All-America honorable mention selection and to the KIAC All-Conference first team.
IU Southeast finished 17-13 and lost in the semifinals of the KIAC Women’s Basketball Tournament.
Heather hopes to earn a master’s degree in Education and then begin teaching at the high school level.