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Gunner Wright
Gunner Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shawnee, Okla.

High School:
Shawnee

Last College:
Grayson CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205

Position:
OF/RHP

Birthdate:
05/29/1988

B/T:
R/R




2010 (Junior): Appeared in 14 games with nine starts on the mound...struck out a batter in 11 of his 14 appearances...struck out 30 batters and walked 12...first three appearances of his career came out of the bullpen...tossed two innings and allowed four runs - two earned - out of the pen against Boston College (2/20)...threw a scoreless frame with one strikeout against Lipscomb (2/27)...allowed two runs on six hits and struck out four in a 4.1 inning relief appearance at South Alabama (3/3)...recorded just one out in his first collegiate start after being struck in the shoulder with a line drive and leaving the game at New Orleans (3/9)...posted his first career victory with seven inning of one-hit, shutout baseball against Kansas (3/16) with five strikeouts...tossed six innings and allowed one run on eight hits with four strikeouts in a loss versus New Orleans (3/23)...allowed two runs on six hits in 5.1 innings in a start at Southeastern Louisiana (3/30)...posted the win with five innings and two runs allowed against Nicholls State (4/6) with a pair of strikeouts...took the loss versus Rice (4/11) surrendering four runs in two innings of work...allowed just two runs on three hits in a victory over UNLV (4/18) with six strikeouts in 7.2 innings...took a no decision at Memphis (4/25) with 2.1 innings pitched and four runs allowed in a start...lasted just one inning in a start versus Southern Miss (5/2) with six runs allowed - four earned - on six hits with three K's...threw an inning of relief at UAB (5/16)...came on in relief in the season finale versus UCF...Appeared in 25 games with 21 starts in the field...started games at designated hitter (20) and left field (1)...drove in the game winning run twice during the season, at Memphis (4/23) and versus UCF (5/21)...posted nine multi-hit games and five multi-RBI contests...ended the season with a ten game hitting streak that started on May 1 versus Southern Miss...doubled for his first career hit in the season opener versus Boston College (2/19)...was two-for-three with his first collegiate RBI and a walk versus UNLV (4/16)...drove in a pair of RBI's and doubled twice in the series finale versus UNLV (4/18)...hit his first career home run and plated three RBI's in the series opener at Memphis (4/23)...collected four hits - including two doubles - and scored three runs in a twinbill at Memphis (4/25)...walked, scored a run and doubled twice in the series finale versus Southern Miss (5/2)...doubled, walked and drove in a pair of runs at Houston (5/7)...doubled and drove in three RBI's in the series finale at UAB (5/16)...posted two hits in the series opener against UCF (5/20)...was two-for-three with two home runs, two walks, three runs scored and five RBI's in the second game of the series versus UCF (5/21)...singled and walked in the season finale against UCF (5/22).

2008-09 (Grayson County College): A two-way player was part of the 2008 national championship team at Grayson County College...was an All-Conference selection in 2009.

About Gunner Wright

Prep: A North-South All-State selection finished his senior year with a 0.49 ERA in 56 innings...also a four-year letterman in basketball in high school, earning all-state honors in 2007.

Personal: Born Gunner Chase Wright on May 29, 1988...son of Keith and Chelle Wright...Social Science major.