Softball downs BSU, 10-6, to win series
Softball blows past Boise State, 14-0
Softball falls at Boise State, 6-4
Softball shuts out New Mexico, 8-0
Softball run-rules New Mexico, 10-2
Kiera Wright Career Stats
Speedy outfielder who will look to get back into the swing of things after tearing an ACL early on last year ... Should compete for a starting position once again ... A patient hitter.
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.
Kiera Lynn Wright was born July 27, 1996, in Riverside, Calif. ... Daughter of Cyndi Williams ... Is undecided on a major, but plans to major in business ... Has aspirations of starting her own non-profit organization.