Dru Wheatcroft has been coaching with the Eclipse since 2011. He coaches the 17 Red team in the spring and summer high school program.
Coach Wheatcroft is also an assistant coach at Mid America Nazarene University and was a finalist for the Community for Coaches 2018 KC Metro Coach of the Year.
In high school, Coach Wheatcroft was a four year letterman at Winfield High School (KS), a three year starter, a 5A all-state selection, and helped lead his team to two state tournament berths.
In college, Coach Wheatcroft played at both Emporia State and John Brown University (AR). In high school and college combined, Coach Wheatcroft shot 46% from three and 90% from the free-throw line, so shooting is a specialty of his.