2017 Football
Record: 2-5 Home: 0-3 Away: 2-2 TSC: 1-2
Danny Verdun Wheeler Image
Danny Verdun Wheeler
Assistant Coach
2nd Season
Alma Mater - University of Georgia

Danny Verdun Wheeler was hired by Point University to serve as Co-Recruiting Coordinator and the Assistant Linebacker Coach on March 21, 2016, and is now entering his second season as a member of the Skyhawk coaching staff.


The Thomson, Georgia native played high school football under head coach Luther Welsh for the Thomason Bulldogs where he received many awards and accolades, including First Team All-State, AAAA Defensive Player of the Year, received a silver medal for Best Male Athlete as a junior by the Greater Augusta Sports Council, and won an AAAA state championship during his time at Thomson.


Upon graduation from Thomason High School, Wheeler attended the University of Georgia, where he was a member of a Bulldogs squad that won 32 games from 2001-2003 and was part of a Georgia defensive that ranked second nationally in Scoring Defense (14.5 PPG), fourth in Total Defense (276.86 YPG), and sixth in passing defense (174.50 YPG).


In 2004, Wheeler had a solid spring and was selected to win the team's Most Improved Linebacker Award.  He recorded three tackles in annual spring G-Day game, ranked fifth on the team in total tackles with 51, had 6.5 tackles for loss and one sack, recorded a safety in a win against Vanderbilt, and in 2005 he played in every game including nine starts and finished as team's fourth leading tackler.  In 2006 he missed most of spring drills due to wrist surgery.


Wheeler graduated from The University of Georgia with a degree in Housing and Consumer Economics.in 2007.  Wheeler spent time in the NFL after college with the Chicago Bears (2007), the Washington Redskins (2007-08), the Indianapolis Colts (2008), and the Redskins again in 2008.


After his stint in the NFL, Wheeler worked at North Atlanta High School as a Sports Academic Counselor from 2009-2015, and as the Linebacker Coach at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology during the 2015-16 football. 


Wheeler married his wife Stephanie on May 27, 2017

2017 Football Roster
Roster for 2017 Football Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Dante AndersonFRDB5-10170Hart County, Ga.Hart County High School
Aaric AustinFRRB5-9195Columbus, Ga.Northside High School
Justin BallFRWR5-10160Troy, Ala.McEachern High School
Tyrese BlackshearFRWR5-10160Jeffersonville, Ga.Twiggs County High School
Kody BrownFRDE6-1255Dallas, Ga.East Paulding High School
Darian BunchFRDB5-9155Gainesville, Ga.Johnson High School
Owen CobbFROL6-2290Colquitt, Ga.Miller County High School
Isaiah CookeFRRB5-9150Vernon, Fla.Vernon High School
Jakobe CooperFRRB5-9180Colquitt, Ga.Miller County High School
Russell CoxFRDB5-11215Hiawassee, Ga.Towns County High School
Myles DavisFROL6-2350Thomson, Ga.Thomson High School
Bailey DeLoachFRWR5-8150Fayetteville, Ga.Fayetteville High School
Garret DorrohFRLB5-9150Pell City, Ala.Victory Christian High School
John EilumFRRB5-8210Clayton County, Ga.Greensboro College (N.C.)
Jurrickias FreemanFRLB6-0215McCormick, S.C.McCormick High School
Jordan "J.J." GeorgeFRRB5-10180Colquitt, Ga.Miller County High School
Brandon GoodmanSOWR5-11180West Orlando, Fla.Baldwin High School
Myles HackettFRLB6-2230Pleasant Grove, Ala.Pleasant Grove High School
Tyler HornFROL6-0265Decatur, Ala.Priceville High School
Michael JenkinsFRLB5-10195Atlanta, Ga.New Manchester High School
Calvin KirbyFRDB5-8180Sharpsburg, Ga.East Coweta High School
A.J. LaGrandFRDB5-8165Columbus, Ga.Carver H.S.
Malik LawsonFRTE6-1225Warner Robins, Ga.Houston County High School
Joseph LewisFRRB5-7175Smiths Station, Ala.Smiths Station High School
Alejandro ManterotaFRTE6-1240Woodstock, Ga.River Ridge High School
Ryan MasseyFRDB5-9150Stockbridge, Ga.Stockbridge High School
Bruce McFarlandFRDL6-1240Powder Springs, GAPraise Academy
Xavier MiddletonFRWR5-11165McCormick, S.C.McCormick High School
James MyersFRRB5-9200Gray, Ga.Gateway High School
Emmanual NnaifeFRDB5-9130Suwanee, Ga.Peachtree Ridge High School
Jaydan PattersonFRRB5-11155McCormick, S.C.McCormick High School
Connor RomoFRDB5-9150Dalton, Ga.Northwest Whitfield High School
Timothy SealsFRRB5-7160Warrenton, Ga.Warren County High School
Ashton SimmonsFRWR5-11150Griffin, Ga.Hapeville Christian High School
David SmithFRWR5-10155Pell City, Ga.Victory Christian High School
Trevor SmithFRTE6-0232Phenix City, Ala.Central H.S.
Josiah SouthallFRDB5-8150Marietta, Ga.Wheeler High School
Calvin StephensFRQB6-5190Twiggs County, Ga.Twiggs County, Ga.
Caleb StormFROL6-1248Calhoun, Ga.Sonoraville High School
Chipper TaylorFRTE6-2225Bremen, Ga.Bremen High School
Noah TuckerFROL6-2280Atlanta, Ga.Charles Drew High School
Japaris VaughnSOWR6-4190Phenix City, Ala.Central High School
Antonio WalkerFRDL5-9315Carrollton, Ga.New Manchester High School
Joc WardFRLB6-1190LaGrange, Ga.Troup County H.S.
Dameion WareSOLB5-9195Roanoke, Ala.Handley High School
Ja'Derious YoungFRDB5-9165LaGrange, Ga.LaGrange High School
1Devonte EllingtonSRDB6-0175Macon, GaRutland High School
2Jarrod OllieJRDB5-9170Jasper, Ala.Walker High School
3Charles DucksworthSRWR5-11200Mt. Olive, Miss.Pearl River Community College (Miss.)
4Ricardo SloanSRWR5-7180Albany, Ga.Dougherty High School
5Yohannes Mathyas, Jr.JRLB5-11195Powder Springs, Ga.McEachern High School
6Micah OglesbySODB5-10155Toccoa, Ga.Stephens County High School
7Chase TurnerSOWR5-9180Buford, Ga.Mill Creek High School
8Javon HortonSODB5-10180Duluth, GADuluth H.S.
9Darius BlackmonSORB5-5180Columbus, Ga.Harris County High School
10Isaiah McFarlandFRDB6-0180Ellenwood, Ga.Stockbridge High School
11Derek BellardJRQB6-1190Lake Charles, La.Hinds County High School
12Tyrese SewellFRQB5-11190Pinson, Ala.Chalkville High School
13Nick PartlowFRQB6-0185Gwinnett, Ga.Central Gwinnett High School
14K.J. MinniefieldSRLB6-0190Spanish Fort, Ala.Daphne High School
15Wesley RubieraJRPK5-7155Sandersville, Ga.Washington County High School
16William WiseFRWR5-11180Jonesboro, Ga.Jonesboro High School
17Bradley BonnerSRLB6-0210Grayson, Ga.Grayson High School
18Thristen JacksonJRPK5-8170Temple, Ga.Temple High School
19Nicholas PetroskyJRQB5-9160Lithia Springs, Ga.Lithia Christian Academy
20Brandon JohnsonFRDB5-10175Apopka, Fla.Wekiva High School
21Kendall HillmanSODB5-9165Jonesboro, Ga.Jonesboro High School
22Jarquez AlexanderJRWR5-8160Valdosta, Ga.Lowndes High School
23MarQuez JacksonSORB5-8160Lawrenceville, Ga.Peachtree Ridge High School
24La'Darrius MathisSRRB5-8171Riverdale, Ga.North Clayton High School
25Conner WilliamsFRRB5-7150Franklin County, Ga.Franklin County High School
26Justice BellFRLB5-10160Stockbridge, Ga.Stockbridge High School
27Jordan SmallJRRB5-9190Dothan, Ala.Dothan High School
28Quan NealFRDB5-10175Cedartown, Ga.Cedartown High School
29Trey PetersFRWR6-0170Kimberley, Ala.Mortimer Jordan H.S.
30Trenton StringerFRDB5-10210Lanett, Ala.Valley High School
31Ahlik FennFRWR5-10160Savannah, Ga.Savannah High School
32Whiatt SmithJRPK6-4180Austin, Tex.Trinity Christian School
33Melvin Smalls, Jr.FRRB5-10170Savannah, Ga.Jenkins High School
34Quay HartfieldFRRB5-5165Fayetteville, Tenn.Lincoln County High School
36Bryce GholstonFRDB5-10155Fayetteville, N.C.Terry Sanford High School
37Duntarrius ToomerJRFB5-10215Albany, Ga.Monroe High School
38Braxton McCallumFRDE5-10240Woodstock, Ga.Etowa High School
39Emadre BrownFRRB5-8150Douglas, Ga.Douglas County High School
40Isaiah DennardFRLB5-10205Covington, Ga.Alcovy High School
41Noah ClowersFRLB5-8210Griffin, Ga.Benedict College (S.C.)
42Kadaymen JohnsonJRLB5-10205Jackson, Miss.Hinds Community College
43Zach JohnsonFRLB/DB5-7155Thomson, Ga.Thomson High School
44Isaiah RossSRLB6-0205Dallas, Ga.Woodland High School
45Joseph JordanSODL6-1280Atlanta, Ga.Banneker High School
46Keith AdamsFRFB5-6220Dalton, Ga.Dalton High School
47Kolby WilliamsFRRB5-8160Clayton County, Ga.Mundy's Mill High School
48Rasheen BigginsFRTE6-0160Sandersville, Ga.Savannah High School
49Jalen BrownFRLB6-0205Augusta, Ga.Richmond Academy
50Kreg JenkinsJRDL6-2262Lithia Springs, Ga.New Manchester High School
51Bruce WigginsFROL5-10245Douglas County, Ga.Douglas County High School
52Jason GartrellSOLB6-0190Lincolnton, Ga.Lincoln County High School
53Montez JohnsonFRLB5-11215Thompson, Ga.Upson-Lee High School
54Jaden LongmireFROL6-0305Georgianna, Ala.Georgianna High School
55Kameron WeemsFROLB6-0195Griffin, Ga.Spalding High School
56Kelvin KelleyFRDL6-2240Roanoke, Ala.Handley High School
57Kavuntae MathisSOLB5-10230Greenville, Ga.Greenville High School
58Marquette HuntSRDL5-10310Macon, Ga.Navarro Community College
59Brandon DavenportFROL6-0220Marietta, Ga.Wheeler High School
60Drew KilpatrickFROL6-0255Hephzibah, Ga.Hephzibah High School
61Kyle GambleSROL6-1300Cumming, Ga.Forsyth Central High School
62Preston LovingSOOL6-4305Smiths Station, Ala.Central High School
63Hunter HardinFROL6-0225Woodland, Ga.Woodland High School
64Malcolm LawsonFROL5-10290Brooklyn Park, MinnHouston County High School
65Kevin ReevesFROL6-2340Macon, Ga.Westside High School
66Garrett LongFRDL5-11240Little River, S.C.North Myrtle Beach High School
67Jav'on JacksonFROL6-2360Fayetteville, Ga.Fayette County High School
69Cameron HinesFROL5-8230Albany, Ga.Albany High School
70Harley TaberSOOL6-0325Plymouth, Ill.Callaway High School
71Tony CraigFRDL6-0363Huntsville, Ala.Columbia High School
72Bryan WilsonFROL5-10265Savannah, Ga.Jenkins High School
73Eric BlockerFROL6-0315Augusta, Ga.Westside High School
74Jordan BellFROL5-8270Jacksonville, Fla.Robert E. Lee High School
75Chris AndrewsFRDL6-1310Griffin, Ga.Spalding High School
76Rashaan BerryFRDL6-1371Miller County, Ga.Miller County High School
77Michael ScottSROL6-2290Stockbridge, Ga.Dutchtown High School
78Vontavious SummerfordFRDL6-0305Atlanta, Ga.Atlanta Sports Academy
79Seth MaySOOL6-1290Roanoke, Ala.Handley High School
80Se'wonjai HendersonFRWR5-9165Albany, Ga.Dougherty High School
81Tony DeanSOWR6-0185Cartersville, Ga.Cartersville High School
82Tyrell WarrenSOWR6-2180Pleasant Grove, Ala.Pleasant Grove High School
83Chris WattsJRTE6-3230Bonaire, Ga.Veterans High School
84Joseph StoneSOTE6-3205Albany, Ga.Albany High School
85Kaleb SlaughterFRWR6-3175Tyrone, Ga.Sandy Creek High School
86Ashton BinnsSOWR6-0170Louisville, Ga.Jefferson County High School
87A.J. HuntSOWR5-9185Brunswick, Ga.Glynn Academy
88Beau BeasleySRTE6-2210McDonough, Ga.Eagles' Landing Christian Academy
89Timothy GarySOWR5-11205Lawrenceville, Ga.Central Gwinnett High School
90Dikembe BillingsleaJRDL5-9290West Point, Ga.Troup County High School
93William JonesSODE5-9200Elba, Ala.Elba High School
94Caleb GoodeFRDE6-1235Rome, Ga.Model High School
95Jonathan AndersonSOLS5-6215Alexander City, Ala.Horseshoe Bend High School
96Munachimso IbenwenwaFRDL6-2255Austell, Ga.Lassiter High School
97Anthony AyersSODL5-9255Greenville, Ga.
99Joshua WarrenFRDL6-0240Roswell, Ga.Centennial High School
Julius Dixon Image
Head Coach
2nd season
Alma Mater - Furman University
George Brewer Image
Defensive Coordinator
3rd season
Alma Mater - University of Georgia
Barry Casterlin Image
Offensive Coordinator
2nd season
Alma Mater - University of South Carolina
Jake James Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Alma Mater - University of Alabama
Bruce Mackey Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Alma Mater - Norwich University
Danny Verdun Wheeler Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Alma Mater - University of Georgia
Kareem Hawkins Image
Assistant Coach
1st season
Toney Robinson Image
Student Assistant
3rd season