3 Katrina Wright
3 Katrina Wright
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Vancouver, B.C.
Previous College: UNLV
Position: Defender
2007: Katrina Wright will contend for a starting position as a defender after starting 12 matches as a junior. 2006: Wright played in 17 matches and started 12 as a junior...Started the final seven contests of the season...Played solely as a defender and attempted just one shot. 2005: Wright appeared in 17 games in her sophomore season...Scored her lone goal of the year in UCSB's 3-0 win at UC Irvine on Oct. 7...Posted an assist at Pacific in Santa Barbara's 3-2 loss...Attempted four shots from the Gaucho back row. UNLV
2004: Wright came to UCSB after spending her freshman season at UNLV...Selected to the Soccer Buzz Far West All-Freshman Team...The Rebels went 12-5-2, won the Mountain West Conference and advanced to the NCAA Tournament during Wright's freshman campaign...She played in 17 of 19 matches for UNLV, making 12 starts...She did not score, but Wright did attempt nine shots on the season...Helped to anchor a defense which allowed just 15 goals in 19 outings. CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Handsworth High School...Played five years for the North Shore Runnin' Rebels, three-time Metro Provincial Champions...Member of the U-15, U-16 and U-17 Canadian National Team Pool and the British Columbia Provincial Team. PERSONAL
Born June 6, 1986 in Vancouver, B.C... .Majoring in business economics...An Honor Roll student all four years in high school...Was an assistant coach for the U-15 Metro Girls Storm, winners of the provincial championship...Daughter of Steve and Gillian Wright.