Stephanie Wheeler

University of Illinois


Stephanie began coaching the womens wheelchair basketball team at the University of Illinois in the Fall of 2009. Before beginning her coaching career, she was a member of the Illinois Women's Wheelchair basketball team from 1999-2004, winning 3 national championships. She was also a member of the USA Women's National Team from 2001-2010, winning gold medals at the 2004 and 2008 Paralympic Games, silver medals at the 2002 and 2006 World Championships, and a gold medal at the 2010 World Championships (team co-captain). Most recently, she was named the Head Coach for the Women's National Team.