Alex Wright

Player profile

  • Hometown Midlothian, Va.
  • Previous School IMG Academy
  • Year Senior

2019-20 (Senior)
• Competed in eight rounds as an individual
• Posted a 78.3 scoring average in three events
• Tied for 34th at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 14-15)

2018-2019 (Junior)
• Played in three events, including nine rounds, six as an individual and one more counting toward the team tally
• Recorded a 78.1 scoring average
• Tied for 34th with an 8-over 224 at the Windy City Collegiate (Oct. 1-2)

2017-2018 (Sophomore)
• Played in 11 events, with 23 of her 31 rounds played counting toward the team tally
• Tied for the second-best scoring average on the team at 75.3
• Posted two rounds in the 60’s, five under-par and one at even-par
• Tied for 13th in the stroke play portion of the East & West Match Play Challenge with a 2-over 146 (Sept. 17)
• Tied her career-low round with a 3-under 69 in the second round of the East & West Match Play Challenge (Sept. 17)
• Finished in a tie for 26th at the Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational with a 1-under 215 (Oct. 13-15)
• Tied for 20th with a 3-under 213 at the Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 25-26)

2016-2017 (Freshman)
• Played 16 stroke-play rounds and competed in four events as a member of the OSU lineup
• Won two of three individual matches in the Gifford Great 8 Collegiate Match Play (March 13-14)
• Cracked the Buckeye lineup for the East & West Match Play Challenge (Sept. 18-20), Windy City Collegiate (Oct. 3-4) and Tar Heel Invitational (Oct. 14-16) as well
• Tied for the best score in a match versus Florida Atlantic (Jan. 16), carding a 1-under 71

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Won 2016 Women’s Southern Amateur
• Winner of the 2015 AJGA Winn Grips/Butch Harmon Boys and Girls Showcase Championship
• Qualified for the 2015 U.S. Girls Junior
• Placed fourth in the 2016 Harder Hall Invitational with scores of 70-75-72-72, just five strokes back from event champion and former Buckeye Jessica Porvasnik
• Registered Top 30 finishes at both the 2015 Junior Orange Bowl (16th) and 2014 Junior PGA Championship (T-28th)

PERSONAL INFO
• Daughter of Frank and Terry Wright
• Has a brother, Justin