Abbi  Wright
Abbi Wright

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Slingerlands, NY

High School:
Bethlehem

05/06/2018

Men’s and Women’s Track Finish Seventh At MAAC Championship

Kibet Takes Silver in 800m Finals

05/04/2018

Seventeen Named To Track MAAC All-Academic Team

Nine Men, Eight Women Earn Spot On Team

04/29/2018

Saints Tune Up At RPI Upstate Classic

Two First Place Finishes To End Regular Outdoor Season

04/22/2018

Saints Compete At UAlbany Spring Classic

Bauer and Rautter Take First

04/15/2018

Saints Set Personal Records At Bison Classic

Siena Sets 20 Personal Records Over Two Days

05/17/2018

2018 MAAC Outdoor Track Championships

2018 MAAC Outdoor Track Championships

04/30/2018

Track at RPI Upstate Classic (4/29/18)

Track at RPI Upstate Classic (4/29/18)

02/27/2018

2018 MAAC Indoor Track Championship

2018 MAAC Indoor Track Championship

11/20/2017

Cross Country at MAAC Championships (10/28/17)

Cross Country at MAAC Championships (10/28/17)

09/28/2017

2017 Siena Cross Country/Track Photo Day

2017 Siena Cross Country/Track Photo Day

AS A SOPHOMORE:
  • Took fourth place in the 1000m at the Utica College Pioneer Invitational (Indoor)
  • Finished seventh in both the mile and 1000m at the Class of 1932 Meet (Indoor)
  • At the MAAC Outdoor Championship, finished eighth in the 4x800m relay
  • MAAC All-Academic Team

AS A FRESHMAN:
  • Competed in two cross country meets
  • Finished seventh in the mile at the Monmouth Winter Collegiate Open (Indoor)
  • Part of the team that came in second int he 4x100m relay at the Cornell Outdoor Upstate Challenge

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Captained her Cross Country squad
  • Qualified for the state championships in indoor track in the intersectional relay (1,000m) her junior year
  • Three-time NYSPHSAA Scholar Athlete
  • Competed at the Outdoor Nationals for the emerging elite 4x8m (2014) and emerging elite distance medley relay (2015)
  • Won the True Grit Award twice
  • Captured the Leadership Award for cross country and the Spirit of the Eagle Award for indoor track (good character, leadership) her senior year

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of Gerald and Susan Wright
  • Has an older sister, Lea
  • Biology major

GETTING TO KNOW ABBI WRIGHT:

    Twitter handle: @abbi_wright1414
    One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: I can barefoot water ski
    Favorite TV show: Friends
    Favorite artist (musician): Hozier
    Favorite athletes: Nick Symmonds
    The thing I like most about Siena: The sense of community
    My favorite website: Runnersworld
    Three words that best describe me:Dedicated, silly, adventurous
    If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Cape Two, South Africa
    My favorite book: The Giver
    My favorite movie: The Hunger Games
    My favorite food: Sweet potatoes
    If I had $10 million I would: Travel the world and donate to charities

    WRIGHT'S CAREER RESULTS

    PERSONAL BEST TIMES
    800m: 2:25.13 (2015)
    1000m: 3:11.44 (2014)
    1500m: 4:58.83 (2015)
    6km XC: 25:28:3 (Rosedale Park, 2015)