Taylor Wright

#20 Taylor Wright

HT. 5'8"
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Erwin, Tenn.

2018 Season (Junior)

Named Second Team All-SoCon … Started 43 games for the Blue and Gold … Led team in batting average (.324), slugging percentage (.495), on-base percentage (.405), RBI (28), and walks (14) … Ranked eighth in the SoCon in batting average, ninth in on-base percentage … Also led the team with nine multi-hit and eight multi-RBI games … Drove in a career-high four runs in the win at Chattanooga on April 29 … Homered in back-to-back games against Lipscomb and Indiana State on March 3.

2017 Season (Junior): Played in 34 games, making 18 starts … Totaled 14 hits with two doubles, one home run, five runs and eight RBI … Had three, three-game stretches of posting at least one hit in three straight game … Belted the home run against St. John’s on March 4 … Drove in runs in the doubleheader sweep over Chattanooga on April 14.

2016 Season (Freshman): Participated in six games during her freshman season...Made first career start March 5 vs. Morehead State...Collected two hits in six at bats, including a double Feb. 21 vs. UL Monroe.

Prior to ETSU: Four-year letterwinner in softball at Unicoi County High School...Hit .583 and launched 35 home runs in her final season as a Devil...Her 35 long balls were tied for third in the state of Tennessee and ranked eighth nationally...All-Conference performer in 2013 and 2015...Teammate of fellow freshman Tiffany Laughren in high school.

Personal: Born June 27, 1997... daughter of Glenn and Cheryl Wright... Majoring in psychology at ETSU...Cousin of current ETSU men's golfer Trevor Hulbert and former golfer Justin Hulbert.

Career Highs Hitting: Hits: 1, 2x last vs. Morehead State (March 5, 2016), Runs: NA, Home Runs: NA, RBI: NA, SBs: NA.