2011 AJGA Rolex Junior First-Team All-American
2010 AJGA Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American
Golfweek Top 100 for 2012 (17)
National Junior Golf Scoreboard Top 100 for 2012 (12)
Polo Junior Golf Rankings Top 100 for 2012 (8)
PRIOR TO LSU
Signed with LSU as the No. 1-ranked recruit in the state of Arizona and one of the elite prospects in the country for the Class of 2012 ... Ranked among the Top 10 recruits in the country for the Class of 2012 as the No. 8-ranked prospect nationwide in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings at the time of his signing with LSU ... Was also ranked No. 12 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 17 by Golfweek in the Class of 2012 ... Ranked No. 11 in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings, No. 16 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 26 in the Golfweek junior rankings regardless of high school classification when he signed at LSU ... Has competed at the highest levels of junior golf in the United States ... Advanced to the Sweet 16 in match play at the 2010 United States Junior Amateur Championship held at Egypt Valley Country Club in Ada, Mich. ... Earned a spot in match play by tying for 20th place in the stroke play at the 2010 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship with a 36-hole score of 2-under par 142 ... Followed with an appearance in the stroke play field at the 2011 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship held at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash. ... A decorated member of the American Junior Golf Association while earning a Rolex Junior First-Team All-American selection in 2011 ... Also chosen as a Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American in 2010 ... Has earned a total of 10 career top-10 finishes in AJGA events since the 2009 season ... Won his first career AJGA tournament title at the 2011 Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic hosted by Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Ariz. ... Fired rounds of 1-over 72, 1-under 70 and 4-under 67 to win the title at the AJGA's Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic in 2011 ... Has earned three additional top-10 finishes in AJGA events in 2011, including third place at the PING Phoenix Junior, fourth place at the Junior PGA Championship and a tie for seventh place at the HP Boys Championship at Carlton Woods ... Posted four top-10 finishes in AJGA events in 2010, including a tie for seventh place at the PING Phoenix Junior, a tie for eighth place at the Under Armour/Vicky Hurst Championship, ninth place at The PING Invitational and a tie for 10th place at the Las Vegas Junior Open presented by The Pacemaker ... Earned two Top 10s during the 2009 season with a tie for fourth place at the Junior All-Star at Lake Havasu and a tie for sixth place at the Las Vegas Junior Open presented by The Pacemaker ... Captured the Arizona Division I state title on Oct. 29 during the 2011 fall season with a tournament record 15-under par 125 fired at the state tournament held at Dell Urich Golf Course in Tucson ... Fired rounds of 8-under 62 and 7-under 63 at the par-70 layout to win the state crown by five shots.
Full name is Zachary Ray Wright ... Born on Nov. 8, 1993 ... Parents are Don and Alecia Wright ... Has an older sister named Ashley ... Has maintained a 3.75 cumulative grade-point average at Pinnacle High School ... Has been a member of the Honor Roll and Principal's List throughout his prep career ... Plans to pursue a degree in sport administration at LSU.