At the time of his selection, the 6-foot-1, 155-pound junior guard had led the Saints to a 22-3 record and a berth in the Class 4A state tournament. Wright, who helped Neumann-Goretti to the state title last year, averaged 22.2 points, 5.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 2.4 steals per game through 25 games. The 2022 Class 4A Player of the Year, he was the MVP of both the 2023 Iolani Classic in Hawaii and the Spalding Hoophall Classic in Massachusetts. He’s ranked as the nation’s No. 45 recruit in the Class of 2024 by ESPN.com.
Wright has maintained a B-plus average in the classroom. He has made a verbal commitment to play basketball on scholarship at Baylor University beginning in the fall of 2024.
Wright has volunteered locally at a soup kitchen and homeless shelter in addition to donating his time as a youth basketball coach.