Tucson High School Sports

Cienega standout Morgan Wright to play volleyball for University of Texas-Tyler

Morgan Wright (Andy Morales/AllSportsTucson.com)

Cienega outside hitter Morgan Wright announced her commitment to play for the University of Texas at Tyler. Wright accumulated 246 kills and 300 digs for the season, was a Third-Team, All-Southern Arizona selection and she helped lead the Bobcats to the 5A playoffs.

“We are very proud of our daughter,” her parents Jerry and Shannen Wright said.

“Being able to play in college is the result of many years of hard work. Morgan has a lot of determination and discipline. She has persevered through some difficult times. These qualities will serve her well in the future. We are very excited to see her enter this next chapter of life.”


Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at AMoralesMyTucson@yahoo.com



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