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Richard Wright

Class: Senior
Position: LS
Height: 6-1
Weight: 260

Previous School: Halifax County HS

Hometown: Nathalie, Va.

2012 (Jr.)
• Started all 11 games at long snapper, extending his starting streak to 33 consecutive games
• Big South All-Conference first team LS
• Named Preseason All-American by College Sporting News and College Sports Journal
• Preseason Big South All-Conference
• Snapped for all-conference placekicker John Lunsford and all-conference punter Grant Bowden
• Finished the season without a bad snaps
• Helped Bowden rank second in the Big South in punting average
• Aided Lunsford, as the true freshman placed third in the Big South in field goal percentage.

2011 (R-So.)
• Started all 11 games at long snapper
• Big South All-Conference first team LS
• College Sporting News Fabulous Fifth FCS All-America team
• Helped senior punter Mike Larsson earn Big South All-Conference first team honors

2010 (R-Fr.)
• Started every game at long snapper
• Helped Liberty punter Mike Larsson average 41.7 yards per punt in 2010, setting a new program record

2009 (Fr.)
• Redshirted

Prep
• Graduated from Halifax County High School
• Four-year letterwinner
• Voted most valuable member of the special teams unit as a senior

Personal
• Son of Vincent and Deborah Wright
• Birthday is on May 25
• Interdisciplinary studies major