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06/01/2011

Navy Ready to Face Virginia in Charlottesville Regional

Midshipmen making first NCAA Tournament appearance since '02.

Career Honors:
• Patriot League Rookie of the Week (Feb. 26, 2008, March 31, 2008)

Career Statistics:

-OVERALL-
Year       Avg   GP-GS     AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR  RBI   BB   SO   SB-ATT
2008....  .323   54-51    198   28   64   12    1    0   32   14   28    1-3
2009....  .277   33-25    101   16   28    2    1    0    9   11   12    1-1
2010....  .321   28-9      56   10   18    3    0    1   11    3    7    0-0
TOTAL...  .310  115-85    355   54  110   17    2    1   52   28   47    2-4

-PATRIOT LEAGUE- Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB-ATT 2008.... .338 18-18 68 8 23 5 0 0 10 3 9 0-1 2009.... .257 12-9 35 4 9 0 1 0 4 4 3 0-0 2010.... .238 10-3 21 4 5 2 0 1 4 0 4 0-0 TOTAL... .298 40-30 124 16 37 7 1 1 18 7 16 0-1

Career Highs:
• Runs Scored: 3 at Maryland Eastern Shore (3/13/08)
• Hits: 4, six times (MR: vs. Coppin State 4/15/08)
• RBIs: 5 vs. Coppin State (4/15/08)
• Stolen Bases: 1, two times (MR: at Delaware State 4/28/09)
• Hitting Streak: 10 games (3/26/08-4/6/08)

In the Record Book:
Games Played - Season
T-4. 54 (2008)
At Bats - Season
8. 198 (2008)
Hits - Season
T-13. 64 (2008)

2010:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Saw action in 28 games, making nine starts (seven as DH, two in OF)
• Hit .321 with 11 RBI in 56 at-bats
• Struck out just seven times - second fewest of any Mid that played in at least 28 games
• Slugged .429 with 11 RBI
• Finished the season by going 5-of-11 with four RBI, four runs, two doubles and a home run in his final three appearances (vs. Lafayette 5/1-2)
• Had a season-high three hits vs. Lafayette (5/2)
• Drove in two runs and went 1-for-1 as a pinch hitter on two occasions, vs Air Force (2/28) and vs. Mt. St. Mary's (3/9)
• Went 1-for-3 at the plate in each start he had in the outfield

2009:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Played in 33 games, 25 of which he started
• Batted .277 (28-for-101) with 16 runs scored
• Smacked two doubles and a triple en route to nine RBIs
• Totaled six multi-hit and two multi-RBI games
• Strung together a seven-game hitting streak from 3/6-3/14, during which he hit .357 (10-for-28) with eight runs scored
• Went 3-for-5 with a double, RBI and two runs scored in a win over Central Connecticut State (3/8)
• Finished 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a stolen base against Delaware State (4/28)

2008:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Saw action in 54 games, 51 of which he started - both tops among Navy freshmen
• Hit .323 (64-for-198) with 28 runs scored
• His 64 base knocks established a Navy freshman record and ranked seventh in the Patriot League
• Batting average never fell below .300 all year
• Smacked 12 doubles and a triple with 32 RBIs
• In Patriot League action, he batted .338 (23-for-68) with five doubles and 10 RBIs
• Over his first-two league weekends against Lafayette and Lehigh, he recorded a .563 (18-for-22) batting average with five doubles and seven RBIs
• Tallied 18 multi-hit efforts, six of which were four-hit performances
• Registered seven multi-RBI games
• Opened the year in strong fashion, as he owned a .407 (50-for-123) batting average with 11 doubles and 22 RBIs through his first-31 games
• Strung together a 10-game hitting streak from 3/26-4/6, during which he hit .550 (22-for-40) with six doubles, seven RBIs and 11 runs scored
• Recorded back-to-back four-hit games against Dartmouth (3/1-2), marking the first time a Navy hitter recorded four hits in two-straight games in more than a decade
• Hit two doubles against Maryland Eastern Shore (3/13) and Lafayette (3/30)
• Knocked in five runs courtesy of a 4-for-5 showing at the plate with a double against Coppin State (4/15)

High School:
• Attended T.C. Roberson High School, where he earned three letters in baseball
• Named to All-Western North Carolina team as both a junior and a senior
• Posted a .448 batting average during his senior campaign
• One year prior, he batted .442 with four home runs and 32 RBIs

Personal:
• Full name is Jonathan Wittner Wright
• Son of Debra and Wittner Wright
• Born May 3, 1988, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
• Majoring in economics

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