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    Andrew Wright
    Andrew  Wright

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Diego, Calif.

    High School:
    Cathedral Catholic HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 225

    Position:
    Pitcher

    Experience:
    2V

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Left

    06/11/2016

    Program Record 12 Trojans Drafted After Nine Taken on Day Three of the 2016 MLB Draft

    Six pitchers and three outfielders were taken on the last day of the 2016 MLB Draft.

    05/29/2016

    Trojans Close Out Regular Season with Commanding 31-9 Victory Over Arizona State

    Trojans win first series at Arizona State since 2004.

    05/21/2016

    Trojan Bats Come Back to Life in 10-1 Game Two Victory Over Oregon State

    Brandon Perez leads team with a 2-for-4, 3 RBI performance.

    04/26/2016

    Trojans Drop Back-and-Forth Contest to Visiting UC Irvine

    Trojans unable to hold onto lead and cannot make a comeback late.

    04/02/2016

    Trojans Blow Lead, Fall 11-8 to Stanford in Game Two of Series

    Trojans have first three home run game of the season.

    2015/SOPHOMORE: In his second season, Wright appeared in four games...Pitched a total 3.2 innings...Allowed two hits and no runs...Had five strikeouts for the season...Had two strikeouts in one inning pitched on April 24 versus Oregon State.

    2014 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Peninsula Oilers in the Alaska League ... Pitched in one game and threw in five innings ... Finished the season with an ERA of 1.80 ... Batted .429 in three games ... Recorded three hits, one of them a double ... Played with fellow Trojan teammate, Jeff Paschke ... Oilers placed third in the American League of the Alaska Baseball League with a record of 20-25.

    2014/FRESHMAN: In his first season of action for the Trojans, Wright batted .250 while appearing in four games ... Finished the season with one hit off four at bats ... Recorded one RBI ... His first career hit came on Feb. 16 versus Northwestern where he went 1-for-1 to drive in one run.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played high school baseball at Cathedral Catholic HS in San Diego, Calif., where he helped the Dons to back-to-back CIF titles in 2011 & 2012...2013 California All-Region Second Team All-American... Perfect Game World Series Tournament Team in 2012...Competed for the Milwaukee Brewers Area Code team and the Pro-Scout All-Star Team in 2012.

    PERSONAL: Parents are Perry and Anne...has two sisters, Amy and Amanda...A business administration major at USC...His career goal is to one day pitch for the Cardinals...Biggest sports hero is Peyton Manning because he is the most organized and mentally prepared athlete...Lists golf as his favorite pastime aside from baseball...His favorite show is Game of Thrones...Favorite movie is The Inside Man...Favorite foods are carrots and milk...Something he has always wanted to do is hit a hole-in-one...Favorite musician is John Mayer...Birthdate is June 27, 1995.