UNCG Softball BIO
24 Tory Wright
Saw action in 43 games, starting 43 at first base ... selected SoCon first team All-Conference at first base ... set career highs in average (.366), runs (22), hits (45), doubles (9), home runs (8), RBI (28), slugging percentage (.634), walks (27) ... led the team with 322 putouts at first base ... had 11 multiple hit games with two three hit games against Bryant (March 11) and against Western Carolina (May 7) in the final game of the season at the SoCon Tournament ... had a seven-game hitting streak from April 11 through April 28 ... drove in multiple runs in seven games, including a season-best four off a grand slam at Mercer (April 11) ... hit a home run against ACC member NC State (March 18) ... had two home runs in a three-game series win at Furman (May 2-3) ... collected four hits in the SoCon Tournament, including a home run against Western Carolina (May 7).
Played in 48 games, starting 47 in the outfield and first base ... hit .267 on 36 hits, 17 runs scored, eight doubles, three home runs and 22 RBI ... was 1-for-3 with an RBI double against Presbyterian (Feb. 9) ... went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI against Army (Feb. 21) ... picked up two hits, two RBI and a double against Hampton (Feb. 23) ... had a 3-for-4 effort with two doubles and two RBI against UNCW (Feb. 28) ... had a 10 game hitting streak from Feb. 23 through Mar. 15 ... went 2-for-4 with a run scored against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 5) ... was 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and three runs scored in game two against Gardner-Webb (Mar. 11) ... picked up runs batted in against Samford (Mar. 22) and North Carolina A&T (Mar. 27) ... went 1-for-2 in the series finale at Furman (April 6) ... had a RBI in game two against Charlotte (April 23) ... hit a two-run home run in the series finale at Appalachian State (April 27) ... finished the season with a stellar SoCon tournament, hitting a key three-run home run against Georgia Southern (May 9) in the semifinals ... named to the SoCon All-Tournament team after picking up six hits in the tourney.
a first baseman for Dominion High School in Sterling, Va. that earned first-team all-district and all-region honors in 2012 … also is a two-time Coaches Award winner in 2011 and 2012 … finished the 2012 season with a .516 batting average, .600 on base percentage and an impressive .981 fielding percentage … has a 3.83 GPA and is a member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society … She plays for on the Ashburn Shooting Stars 18U Gold club team in Ashburn, Va.
Victoria “Tory” Wright ... born July 24, 1995 in Washington, D.C. … daughter of Robert and Nancy Wright … has a brother Evan Wright who attends South Carolina University … major is undecided.
|Hometown:||Potomac Falls, Va.|