3 - Michael Wright
Michael Wright
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fort Washington, Md.
High School: Friendly Senior
Position: DB

2008: Selected second team All-Patriot League ... Started all 11 games at cornerback ... Had a team-best 12 pass breakups on the season, to go along with one interception ... Led the Patriot League and ranked 17th in the nation in passes defended ... Also had 34 total tackles on the year, including 32 solo stops and two tackles for loss ... Made six solo tackles and broke up three passes against UMass ... Totaled six tackles at Lafayette ... Recorded five tackles and two pass breakups at Dartmouth ... Finished with three solo tackles and three pass breakups against Fordham ... Had two tackles, two pass breakups and a tackle for loss against Lehigh.

2007: Played in eight games, as a backup in the secondary and on special teams ... Made nine tackles on the season ... Had three tackles and forced a fumble at Massachusetts ... Recorded three tackles and a pass breakup at Brown ... Also made tackles against Harvard, Lehigh and Dartmouth.

2006: Did not see any varsity action.

High School: Named honorable mention All-State during his senior year ... Caught 25 passes for 425 yards and seven touchdowns as a wide receiver during his senior season ... Scored three defensive touchdowns as a senior, while recording four forced fumbles, four interceptions and 75 total tackles ... Also a member of the basketball team and the track and field team at Friendly Senior ... Helped lead the basketball team to the state championship in 2003-2004.

Personal: Son of Donna Bradley and Michael Wright, Sr. ... Majoring in Sociology.


Wright's Defensive Statistics
YEAR    GP-GS   UT   AT    TT     SACK      TFL     INT   PBU
2007      8-0    7    2     9      0-0      0-0     0-0     1
2008    11-11   32    2    34      0-0      2-6    1-22    12
TOTAL   19-11   39    4    43      0-0      2-6    1-22    13