Scottsdale's Wheeler named NJCAA DII Player of the Week

Scottsdale's Wheeler named NJCAA DII Player of the Week

  Scottsdale's Jazmyn Wheeler was named NJCAA Division II National Player of the Week for the period from Oct. 14-20.

  Wheeler, a freshman from Phoenix, AZ, and Sunnyslope H.S. was chosen as co-ACCAC Player of the Week with Brianna Allen, of Glendale.

  The SCC outside hitter led the Artichokes to a 15-match winning streak at the time, which was extended to 16 Wednesday with a 3-0 win over Yavapai. In the two matches which earned her the national honor, 3-0 victories over the Benedictine and Mesa, she had 35 kills and a .416 attack percentage. She also added 31 digs and five blocks.