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Height: 5'10"
Weight: 140
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wixom, Mich.
High School: Walled Lake Western


 Career Statistics  2017   2018

2018: Played in 20 games with 13 starting assignments … Registered two goals and three assists for seven points … Provided an assist versus Wake Forest (9/29) … Tallied goals in victories over Wofford (10/2) and Notre Dame (10/12) … Also had an assist to go along with his game-winning goal versus the Terriers … Played a total of 991 minutes … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2017: Saw action in all 20 games and had starting assignments in 10 … Played 931 minutes total … Recorded three goals, including game winners against Georgetown (10/9) and Virginia (10/27), and two assists … Named ACC Offensive Player of the Week, to the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week, and to College Soccer News Team of the Week following his winning goal against No. 13 Virginia.

Before Duke: A member of the Crew SC Academy Wolves since 2013-14 … Currently has his team in third place in the Mid-America Division … Has started all 24 games for the U17-18 squad … Owns a team-best 21 goals in those 24 games … Missed the first half of the 2015-16 season for the CSA Wolves, but finished with nine goals in 11 starts … Helped lead the Wolves to the USSDA Playoffs Mid-America Division runner-up  in 2016 … Tallied 26 goals in 2014-15 en route to the division title and appearance in the USSDA playoffs … Voted to the Best XI for the Central Conference … Also led the Wolves to the 2014 division championship and playoffs and scored 14 goals … Named to Best XI of the playoffs by Top Drawer Soccer … Selected to the Olympic Development Regional Team from 2010-12.

Personal: Son of Alena and Kevin Wright … Has two older brothers … Brother, Adam was a four-year member of the Olivet men's soccer team and is a current assistant coach at Jackson College … Born Nov. 17, 1998.

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