4 - Lauren Wright
Lauren Wright
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Biglerville, Pa.
High School: Biglerville
Position: MF/F

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2009: Selected as a team captain...did not appear in any games due to injury.

2008: Started in all 19 games...recorded four goals and two assists for 10 points...named Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week (10/6)...scored the first Crusader goal of the season against New Hampshire (8/24)...scored two goals in the 3-0 victory over Lehigh (10/4)...scored a goal in the 2-0 win over Manhattan (10/6)...recorded a team-high two assists agains Lafayette (11/1).

2007: Started in all 18 games…led the team in goals (five) and points (11)…also led the team with two game-winning goals…named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week (9/17) and the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week (10/8)…scored her first collegiate goal in season-opening the 3-0 win at Albany (9/2)…netted two goals including the game-winner with just 50 seconds left in the second half in the 2-1 victory over Sacred Heart (9/14)…scored two goals including the game-winner in the 2-1 win over Lehigh (10/7)…had one assist against Colgate (10/14).  

Before Holy Cross:  Three-year member of the varsity soccer team at Biglerville H.S. in Biglerville, Pa., for head coach Les Heggan...three-year team captain...named the team’s MVP in 2006 and 2007, while she earned the team’s Offensive Player of the Year award in 2005...received YAIAA All-Star first team accolades in 2005, 2006 and 2007...named the 2005 Gettysburg Times Soccer Player of the Year...scored 45 career goals...played club soccer for Super Nova FC...2007 team captain...team finished in second place at the 2005 and 2006 Orange Classic Tournaments...member of the 2005 Super Y-league under-16 Olympic Development Program Team...2006-2007 Student Council President...class secretary for four years...four-year member of the Distinguished Honor Roll...member of National Honor Society and German National Honor Society...2004 Student of the Quarter...received the 2007 School Board Student Council Award...earned the Upper Adams School Board Scholar Award, the Upper Adams Hall of Honor Award, the Phi Beta Kappa Gettysburg College Award, the Student Publications Yearbook Merit Award and the Babe Ruth Sportsmanship Award.

Personal: Daughter of Sidney and Ann Wright...has one brother (Daniel)...majoring in Visual Arts.

 

Wright's Career Statistics

Season  GP      G       A       Pts     Shots   Shot%   SOG     SOG%    GW      PK-Att
2007    18      5       1       11      36      .139    17      .472    2       0-1
2008    19      4       2       10      18      .222    9       .500    2       0-0
Career  36      9       3       21      54      .167    26      .481    4       0-1