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John-Claude Wright
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John-Claude Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pembroke Pines, FL

High School:
Williston Northampton

Height:
6-1

Position:
Attacker

Birthdate:
02/01/1988



2009: Enters senior season ranked 14th all-time at GW in goals (132) and steals (114).

2008: Ranked second on team with 43 goals, 64 points and 27 swim-offs won in 26 games played ... Third on team with 21 assists, 24 ejections drawn and fourth on team with 30 steals ... Scored a goal in 20-of-26 games, including eight games of three-or-more goals, highlighted by career-best six-goal effort against Bucknell (9/27) ... Matched career-high six points on four goals and two assists against No. 17 Navy (10/7) ... Recorded multiple points in 18 games.

2007: GW's leading goal scorer and ranked 31st nationally with 55 goals ... Ranked second on team with 70 points and 57 steals ... Scored at least one goal in 27 of 30 games ... Also scored at least one point in 28 of 30 games ... Posted 19 multi-point and 15 multi-goal games, including nine games with three-or-more goals ... Scored career-high five goals and added an assist in victory over Penn State Behrend (9/1) ... Named to ACWPC and CWPA All-Academic Teams ... Member of Jamaica's FINA Junior World Championships team, scored two goals against Canada.

2006: Led GW rookies and ranked fourth on team with 53 points ... Was team's fourth leading goal scorer with 34 and ranked second on team with 19 assists ... Also ranked second on team with 27 steals and 16 ejections drawn ... Netted five hat tricks and 12 multi-goal games ... Scored career-high seven points on two goals and career-best five assists versus Penn State-Behrend at Southern Championships ... Had 17 points on nine goals and eight assists as GW went 3-1 and finished fifth at Southerns ... Named to ACWPC and CWPA All-Academic Teams.

Prior to GW: Three-year member of Jamaican National Team ... Received All-New England honors as a senior at Williston Northampton ... Set school records for goals in a season (71) and goals in a game (10) during senior campaign ... Also set school mark for steals in a season (52) as a junior ... Named team's most improved player as a sophomore.

Personal: John-Claude Emile Wright ... Born February 1, 1988 in Kingston, Jamaica ... Son of John Claude and Sophia Wright ... Has one sister, Rene ... Majoring in civil engineering.

WRIGHT'S CAREER STATS
Year	GP	Goals	Assists	Points	Steals	ED
2006	26	34	19	53	27	16
2007	30	55	15	70	57	15
2008	26	43	21	64	30	24
2009    31      71      38      109     40      58
Totals	113	203	93	296	154	113
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