2017: Led the team in several categories including goals (2), points (4), shot attempts (21) and shots on goal (11) … played and started 14 matches during the season … scored his two goals in the season opener at Longwood on Aug. 25, the latter goal forcing overtime and eventual 2-2 draw with the Lancers … took a season-high five shots against Longwood and also had five against Saint Joseph’s in the home opener on Sept. 9 … earned a season-high four shots on goal against Saint Joseph’s … logged 946 minutes on the pitch for the season including two complete games ... named to the SoCon Academic All-Conference team for a third consecutive year ... also named to the SoCon Honor Roll.
2016: Named a Foxtrot Co. 3rd Platoon guide sergeant ... started 10 of 17 games played during the season … tallied six shot attempts for the year, all in separate matches … logged 1004 minutes throughout the season, including the final three games of the year in which he started and played a complete 90 minutes ... named Fall 2016 SoCon Academic All-Conference ... received Distinguished in Academic Merit status from the Institute for a third straight year ... Dean's List recipient ... named to the Athletic Director's Honors list for a second straight year ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Honors Society for the third straight year ... SoCon Honor Roll member for the third straight year.
2015: Started two of 18 games played during the season … tied for second on the team in goals scored with one on the year, putting one in against ETSU in a close 3-2 overtime loss on Oct. 2 … registered five shot attempts throughout the year, including two in the ETSU game … three of the five shots were on frame ... named to the Athletic Director's Honors List both semesters ... named 2015 fall semester SoCon Academic All-Conference for carrying at least a 3.3 GPA at the end of the semester and having competed in at least half of the team's competitions ... Dean's List recipient for fall semester ... received Distinguished in Academic Merit status ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Honors Society ... SoCon Honor Roll.
2014: Saw time in 10 games as a freshman, serving in a reserve role in all 10 appearances ... took two shots on the season, one against Liberty (Sept. 2) and one against Robert Morris (Sept. 14) during the Jay Sculley Memorial Tournament ... put half of his shots on goal ... was not carded all season ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Scholar Society following spring semester for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the term ... made Dean's List spring semester ... received Distinguished in Academic Merit honor from the Institute for posting at least a 3.5 GPA both semesters .. named to SoCon Honor Roll ... received a SoCon Commissioner's Medal for having a cumulative 3.5 GPA for the academic year.
High School/Club: Four-year letterwinner at Nandua High School for Paul Nolz … scored three goals and had two assists in 2011 as a midfielder … named first team All-District and Region while scoring 25 goals in 2013 … named Co-Player of the Year for the district and was named second team All-State … served as a captain in his senior season … two-year letterwinner on the football team for Chris Miles … was a kicker and punter, as well as a defensive back and wide receiver … Named first team All-District as a corner and kicker in 2012 as well as a first team All-Region selection as a kicker … named first team All-District in 2013 at all four positions … holds school record for longest field goal and most field goals in a game … wrestled for two seasons under Nate Metzger … played soccer for the Upper 90 Soccer Academy Premier 95 team in 2010-2012 … member of the Beach FC Eastern Shore squad in 2012 and 2013 … made honor roll in 2011 and Principal's List in 2012 and 2013 … scored perfectly on the Virginia SOL test for Earth Science and Geometry in ninth grade and Algebra II in 10th grade …
Personal: Full name is David Lee Carlton Wright IV ... prefers to go by David ... son of Dana Wright and David Lee Carlton Wright III ... has one sister, Ryan Marie Wright ... father, David, played collegiate soccer at Barton College from 1988-91 ... majoring in mechanical engineering.