Wheeler and Dorn played in the three NCAA Regionals in their careers
The Regional concludes Saturday with 18 holes.
More than 50 current and former student-athletes earned his or her degree this weekend.
The Chapel Hill Regional which will be played May 14-16 at the University of North Carolina's Finley Golf Course.
2015 General Hackler Championship Day 2
2015 General Hackler Championship Day 1
Men's Golf Action 2014
2014 General Hackler Day 2
2013 Coastal Carolina Men's Golf NCAA Championship Round 1 | May 28, 2013
• Three-time All-Big South (2013 - 2014 - 2015)
• Qualified for two NCAA Regionals as an individual (2014 - 2015)
• Finished his career with a scoring average of 73.93 (9537 strokes over 129 rounds), ninth on the CCU all-time list
• In 45 career events, had five top 5's and 13 top 10's with 43 rounds of par or better, including 13 in the 60's.
• Medalist twice in his career (2014 Hackler and 2015 Hootie @ Bulls Bay)
2014-15 (Sr.): Voted All-Big South to become the 11th Chanticleer to be named All-Big South at least three times ... Earned an at-large berth to the NCAA Chapel Hill Regional, placing 63rd ... Placed ninth at the Big South Championship, giving him three top 10 finishes at the Big South Championship for his career ... His three-round total of 213 was his best score at the Championship (70-69-74) ... Ranked second on the team with a 72.90 scoring average, 14th on the CCU single-season list ... Had 14 rounds of par or better, including eight rounds in the 60's ... Was medalist, finishing in a three-way tie for first after 54 holes but lost in a playoff, at Hootie @ Bulls Bay Intercollegiate to earn Big South Golfer of the Week honors ... Shot a career-low, 11-under par 205 (67-69-69), sixth-best 54-hole score in program history ... Carded a rain-shortened, 4-under 140 (69-71) to finish sixth at ETSU's Bank of Tennessee event ... Selected to play in the prestigious Jones Cup Invitational, tying for 50th (77-80-73=230).
Summer 2014: Shot a course-record 66 at Cincinnati's Maketewa Country Club to win a local qualifier for the 2014 U.S. Open ... Advanced to play in a 36-hole sectional qualifier in Springfield, Ohio ... Placed fourth (top three earned automatic berth to U.S. Open) with a score of 3-under 137 (70-67) ... Was the #1 alternate from the site and ranked the #3 overall alternate ... Joined the U.S. Open field after Thomas Bjorn was the third player to withdraw.
2013-14 (Jr.): Voted All-Big South ... Earned an at-large berth to the NCAA Raleigh Regional, placing 15th (tied) ... Was tied for 52nd after the first two rounds but finished with a 54-hole total of 1-over par 214 (78-69-67) to rocket to his 15th-place finish ... The 67 was a career-low round for Dorn as a Chanticleer ... Was fourth among the individuals vying for a spot to advance to the NCAA Championship ... Led the team with a 73.28 scoring average and was the team's top finisher in five of 11 team events, including four of the team's six spring events ... Had 17 rounds of par or better, including four rounds in the 60's, with four top 10's ... Two-time Big South Golfer of the Week ... First, after shooting a career-low 209 over 54 holes, he placed sixth at ETSU's Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate versus a field that featured six teams ranked among the nation's top 50 ... He recorded scores of 71-69-69 with his 7-under par total of 209 being his career-best by eight strokes ... Second, he claimed his first collegiate win as he shared medalist honors at the General Hackler Championship with an even-par 216 (73-71-72) ... He becomes the first Chanticleer to win the program's own tournament in the event's 13-year history, and he led the field with 14 birdies over the 54 holes ... Placed seventh at the Big South Championship, shooting a 3-over 219 (71-78-70).
Summer 2013: Won the 113th North & South Amateur, the Ohio Amateur (66-69-73=208) and qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship ... At the North & South Amateur, was the 16th seed after stroke play to qualify for match play ... Defeated top seed Adam Schenk in 20 holes, ninth seed Mikey Moyers 5 and 4, 13th seed Max Greyserman 1 up and 15th seed Zachary Bahchou 1 up ... Won the Ohio Amateur by two strokes, shooting 66-69-73=208 ... Qualified for the U.S. Amateur by shooting a 140 over two rounds at Cincinnati's Coldstream Country Club ... Shot 74-74 during stroke play and tied for 125th out of 312.
2012-13 (So.): Voted All-Big South ... Earned a spot on the Big South All-Championship Team after tying for fourth (75-73-73=221) ... Played in all 14 events and posted a 73.87 scoring average to rank second on the team ... Had six top 20 finishes, including five in the top 10 and three in the top five ... Tied for second at the Seahawk Intercollegiate, shooting 74-74=148 in the rain-shortened event ... Also tied for second at the three-team Furman Triangular (71-70=141) ... Carded a 75 (second-best on the team) in the final round of the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional to propel the Chants to fifth place and qualify for the NCAA Championship ... Was the only Chant to improve his score in each round at the NCAA Championships, shooting 74-71-70 for a 5-over 215 ti tie for 85th ... Started strong in the fall, carding a 3-over 219 to tie for 20th in the opening event at Air Force ... recorded a 1-over 217 at The Ridges to tie for 17th.
2011-12 (Fr.): Played in eight of the 11 events, including once as an individual ... Averaged 76.29 strokes for his 24 rounds ... Shot a one-under 71 in his first collegiate round at the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational ... Carded a 71 in his final round at Furman to finish with a 12-over 228 ... Turned in an 8-over 224 at Augusta State's Insperity Invitational ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal:Ranked as high as fourth on the Ohio Junior Golf rankings ... Highlights from 2010 for Dorn include placing third (of 74) at the AJGA Franklin (Tenn.) Junior Classic (75-68-68=211), tying for 11th (of 113) at the Bubba Conlee National (77-69-69=215), tying for 12th (of 108) at the AJGA Nemacolin Junior Classic (73-74-78=225) and placing 15th (of 75) at the AJGA Columbus Junior (71-73-71=215) ... Placed fifth at the 2010 Ohio Division I state championship his senior season and tied for second at the '09 State Championships, earning first team All-State honors in 2009 and `10 ... Was also the two-time Greater Catholic League Player of the Year ... Led Moeller to a sixth-place finish at the 2010 state championship after the team was the first to win the Greater Catholic League championship, the city championship, the sectional championship and the district championship all in one season ... A three-time winner on the Plantations Junior Golf Tour; shooting 72-70 at Waldon Ponds (Hamilton, Ohio) in March 2010, 67-72 at Cherry Blossom (Georgetown, Ky.) in March 2010 and 69-70 at Tee-Zel Bluegrass Junior (Lexington, Ky.) in November 2009.
Coastal Carolina Results:
Career Low Round........................67 (2)
Career Rounds in the 60's............13
Career Rounds Par or Better.........43
2011-12 - FRESHMAN
|9/18-19||Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational (72)||71||79||78||228||+12||t-76th|
|10/16-17||Windon Memorial (70)||72||77||78||227||+17||t-75th|
|2/26-28||John Hayt Collegiate (72)||77||78||77||232||+16||t-67th|
|3/11-12||General Hackler (71)||80||77||74||231||+18||t-51st|
|3/16-18||Furman Intercollegiate (72)||81||76||71||228||+12||t-86th|
|3/31-4/118||Insperity Augusta State Invitational (72)||75||66||71||212||-4||t-18th|
2012-13 - SOPHOMORE
|9/9-10||Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational (72)||72||73||74||219||+3||t-20th|
|9/23-24||Windon Memorial (71)||80||76||79||235||+22||t-59th|
|10/12-14||Bank of Tennessee The Ridges (72)||70||74||73||217||+1||t-17th|
|11/5-7||Gifford Collegiate (71)||70||75||78||223||+10||t-41st|
|2/4-5||SeaBest Invitational (72)||73||76||74||223||+7||t-9th|
|2/24-25||John Hayt Collegiate (71)||75||75||150||+6||t-43rd|
|3/11-12||General Hackler (72)||73||75||71||219||+3||t-8th|
|3/15-17||Seminole Intercollegiate (72)||79||78||71||218||+2||t-29th|
|3/24-25||Seahawk Intercollegiate (72)||74||74||148||+4||t-2nd|
|4/6-7||Insperity Augusta State Invitational (72)||72||73||77||222||+6||t-33rd|
|4/13||Furman Triangular (72)||71||70||141||-3||t-2nd|
|4/21-23||2013 Big South Championship (72)||75||73||73||221||+5||t-4th|
|5/16-18||2013 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional (72)||75||80||75||230||+14||t-40th|
|5/28-30||2013 NCAA Championship (72)||74||71||70||215||+5||t-85th|
2013-14 - JUNIOR
|9/22-23||Windon Memorial (72)||72||77||74||223||+7||t-31st|
|10/5-6||David Toms Intercollegiate (72)||71||71||77||219||+3||t-13th|
|10/11-13||Bank of Tennessee The Ridges (72)||71||69||69||209||-7||t-6th|
|11/4-5||Gifford Collegiate (70)||80||79||75||234||+24||t-84th|
|2/15-16||SunTrust Invitational (70)||76||73||73||222||+12||t-42nd|
|2/23-25||John Hayt Collegiate (72)||74||72||72||218||+2||t-21st|
|3/2-4||SMU Querencia Cabo Collegiate (71)||77||71||75||223||+10||t-29th|
|3/10-11||General Hackler (72)||73||71||72||216||E||t-1st|
|3/14-15||Seminole Intercollegiate (72)||75||73||75||223||+7||t-33rd|
|4/5-6||3M Augusta Invitational (72)||70||71||77||218||+2||t-26th|
|4/21-23||2014 Big South Championship (72)||71||78||70||219||+3||7th|
|5/15-17||2014 NCAA Raleigh Regional (71)||78||69||67||214||+1||t-15th|
2014-15 - SENIOR
|10/10-12||Bank of Tennessee (72)||69||71||140||-4||t-6th|
|10/18-19||Camden Collegiate Invitational (70)||72||69||74||215||+6||t-13th|
|11/02-04||Wendy's Kiawah Classic (72)||81||77||71||229||+13||t-62nd|
|2/2-3||Sea Best Invitational (70)||69||75||74||218||+8||t-7th|
|2/27-3/1||John Hayt Collegiate (72)||75||77||71||223||+7||t-21st|
|3/9-10||General Hackler Championship (72)||76||72||75||223||+7||t-32nd|
|3/22||Blue Devil Shootout (72)||75||75||+3||t-14th|
|3/29-31||Hootie @ Bulls Bay (72)||67||69||69||205||-11||t-1st|
|4/4-5||3M Augusta Invitational (72)||74||69||77||220||+4||51st|
|4/19-21||2015 Big South Championship (72)||70||69||74||213||-3||9th|
|5/14-6||2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional (72)||70||76||80||226||+10||t-63rd|