Carson Wright

#12 Carson Wright

POS. OF
B/T L/R
YEAR Fr.
HT. 5-9
WT. 160
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Knoxville, Tennessee (Farragut HS)

2018:

  • Played in 41 games where he made 12 starts in the outfield
  • Collected six hits in 50 at-bats
  • Stole three bases in four attempts
  • Drew seven walks leading to a .254 on-base percentage

High School: 

  • Prepped at Farragut High School under head coach Matt Buckner
  • Rated the 11th best outfielder and the 46th best overall player in the state by Perfect Game
  • Named a 2016 Underclass Honorable Mention All-American by Perfect Game
  • Batted .397 with two home runs as a sophomore, and .437 with two homers as a junior. Was named All-Conference in both seasons
  • Led his team to the Perfect Game Top 25 Super Regional Championship
  • Earned two varsity letters in football and three in baseball
  • As a freshman and sophomore, he was selected as the offensive MVP of the football team

Personal: 

  • Son of Kevin and Christi Wright
  • Has one brother - Brandon - and one sister - Madi
  • Favorite book is To Kill a Mockingbird
  • His ambition is to inspire those around him to believe they can reach their full potential