Kiera Wright
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Kiera  Wright

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
Roosevelt HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L/R

02/23/2018

Softball Beats No. 25 Notre Dame, 2-1, for Friday Split

Softball beats #25 Notre Dame for split

02/11/2018

SDSU Softball Edged by UC Davis, 3-2, in Nine Innings

Softball edged by UCD, 3-2, in extras

02/10/2018

Aztec Softball Falls to Nebraska, 5-3

Aztec Softball falls to Nebraska, 5-3

02/09/2018

SDSU Softball Splits at Kajikawa Classic

Softball splits at Kajikawa Classic

02/09/2018

SDSU Softball Splits at Kajikawa Classic

Softball splits at Kajikawa Classic

Entering 2018 season

Kiera Wright Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

Speedy outfielder who got back into things last season after tearing an ACL early on as a freshman ... Should compete for a starting position once again ... A patient hitter.

2017 SEASON - FRESHMAN
Had a solid season, that was cut short late in the season ... Batted .305 (40-for-131) with seven RBIs, 25 runs, two doubles, a triple, seven walks, two times hit by pitch, while stealing 11 of 15 attempts ... Posted a .350 on-base percentage and was perfect in the field in 60 chances ... Started the first 38 games of the season, all in center field ... Her 11 stolen bases ranked in a tie for ninth in the league ... Hit .250 (11-for-44) in Mountain West games with three RBIs, eight runs, a double, triple and two stolen bases ... Was 6-for-18 (.333) against nationally ranked teams ... Also led the team with a .500 average (3-for-6) and the team's lone extra-base hit against 2016 Women's College World Series teams ... Hit .343 (23-for-67) with runners on base, .327 (17-for-52) in night games and .326 (14-for-43) with runners in scoring position ... Had eight multi-hit games, four multi-run games and five go-ahead runs (4th on team) ... Had an 11-game hitting streak from Feb. 11-March 2 and a 12-game streak of reaching base safely from Feb. 11-March 2 ... Was 3-for-4 with a run and two stolen bases in the opener vs. South Dakota on Feb. 10 and in the nightcap vs. No. 8/8 UCLA was 2-for-3 with a double ... Was 3-for-5 with a RBI and two runs vs. Weber State on Feb. 12 ... Had two hits and three runs scored vs. Oklahoma State on Feb. 24.

2016 SEASON - REDSHIRT
Had her promising season cut short early after tearing an ACL ... Started five times and played in 10 games before the injury ... Batted .250 (3-for-12) with an RBI, three runs, a walk and a stolen base, slugging .250 with a .308 on-base percentage ... Did not commit an error in seven fielding chances ... Had one multi-hit game, two go-ahead runs and one game-winning score ... Stole her first base at Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 12 ... Scored a run on consecutive games vs. UTSA and Weber State on Feb. 13 ... Earned her first career start vs. UTSA on Feb. 14 ... Recorded her first hits and RBI in her second start against Texas Tech on Feb. 19 ... Singled and scored a run vs. No. 22/25 California on Feb. 20 ... Injured her knee against Oklahoma State on Feb. 25 and missed the rest of the season (41 games).

CLUB - COURAGE/ARSENAL
Played her club ball at California Courage/Arsenal under coach Linny Smith.

HIGH SCHOOL - ELEANOR ROOSEVELT HS
Was a four-year letterwinner at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Eastvale, Calif. ... Was a second-team all-league selection for the Mustangs under coach Ron Smith ... Also was an all-Inland honoree by Riverside Press Enterprise ... With two years logged on MaxPreps (2011 and 2013), batted .325 (55-for-169) with 15 RBIs, 36 runs and 26 stolen bases ... Also played volleyball for ERHS.

PERSONAL
Kiera Lynn Wright was born July 27, 1996, in Riverside, Calif. ... Daughter of Cyndi Williams ... Is majoring in sociology ... Has aspirations of starting her own non-profit organization.

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