• Michael Wright 2007 game-by-game stats (updated regularly)

    Electric newcomer who plays full-speed in all areas ... named by Perfect Game as "captain of its all-time hustle team" ... will compete for time in center field ... classic lefthanded leadoff option who can spark offense with bunting skill, linedrive hitting ability to all fields, plate discipline and havoc on the bases ... hit 4-for-8 while helping Gold team win fall intrasquad series (RBI, SB) ... dons number-1 jersey worn previously by an Irish player in the 1997 season (centerfielder Randall Brooks).

    PREP & PERSONAL: Ranked among top batters in Central Texas as a senior team captain at Lockhart High School, after hitting .500 with a .595 onbase pct. and .818 slugging ... named district 26-4A MVP (also a district all-academic pick) in 2006, with other honors including first team all-Central Texas, honorable mention all-state and all-state academic team ... played in '06 Austin Area all-star game ... also one of the top hitters in central Texas during junior season (.508 batting, .597 onbase, .737, slugging, team-best 14 RBI - from leadoff spot - 3 HR, 16 SB, 20 R, 5 outfield assists) ... runner- up for '05 district MVP, also receiving all-district and district all-academic honors in '04 and '05 ... played summer and fall ball for three years with Austin Baseball Club ... helped ABC reach World Wood Bat U-17 national semifinals (July '05, in Georgia), serving as leadoff hitter and centerfielder in every inning at elite event while leading team with .555 batting ... selected to Top Prospect List from Perfect Game South Top Prospect Showcase (July '05, at Baylor) ... never missed a day of school due to illness or injury in 13 years ... honor student with a 4.0 GPA ... member of National Honor Society and student council (freshman class president) ... born Oct. 19, 1987, in Austin, Texas ... son of Michael and Janie Wright ... full name is Michael Martin Wright ... enrolled in the First Year of Studies ... intends to major in business (finance or accounting).

    Michael Wright
    Michael  Wright


    Lockhart, TX

    High School:

    Height / Weight:
    5-7 / 160




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