Rachel Wheeler joined the W&L athletics staff in September of 2010 and is in her fourth year as an assistant athletic trainer with the Generals.
Before coming to Lexington, Wheeler was at the University of Virginia, attaing her Masters of Education in Kinesiology after completing her masters thesis. While at UVA, Wheeler worked with the football team.
A 2009 graduate of Mercyhurst College, Wheeler graduated with a Bachelor of Science in athletic training, and was active with the men's lacrosse and football teams. She also assited with two local high schools and Penn State-Behrend (Division III).
Her experience also includes four summers with the Rochester Raging Rhinos (professional soccer) and time with the Rochester Razorsharks (professional basketball).
Wheeler is an NATA-BOC certified athletic trainer, as well as licensed in the state of Virginia.