13 Kat Wright
Kat  Wright

RS Junior

Woodland Hills, CA

High School:
Notre Dame HS






Across the Stage: Athletics Celebrates 49 Spring Graduates

FAU athletics celebrated its 49 spring graduates at a reception for family and friends on Tuesday, May 2


Record 227 FAU Student-Athletes Placed on C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

This is a new program record and a more than 10 percent increase from 2016


Charlotte and ODU On Tap for Women's Basketball

The Owls will host Old Dominion on Saturday, Feb. 4 at 3 p.m.


Women's Basketball: 2016-17 Season Preview

The season opens this Friday, Nov. 11 as the Owls host Florida Memorial at 7 p.m.


Women’s Basketball Returners Set Expectations for 2016-17

The squad returns eight letterwinners including lone senior Kat Wright


WBB ACTS Halloween Visit

The women's basketball team made their annual Halloween trip to ACTS Retirement-Life Community in Boca Raton, Fla.


22nd Annual Buddy Walk WBB

The women's basketball team attended the 22nd Annual Buddy Walk for the Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization on Sunday, Oct. 16.


Kat Wright

Sr. Forward Kat Wright (2013-present)


2015 FAU SAAC Field Day

The FAU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee held its second annual field day at A.D. Henderson University School on April 10, 2015.

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2016-17 (Senior)

  • Took a medical redshirt

2015-16 (Junior)

  • Played and started in all 30 games finishing the season shooting .387 from the field
  • Ranked second on the team with 11.7 points per game
  • Ranked third with 4.6 rebounds per game and third with 21 steals
  • Set an FAU record with 11 three-pointers made at Charlotte on Jan. 30 - second most in NCAA history - setting a career-high of 33 points
  • Grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds against FIU on Jan. 27
  • Tallied the second-most three-pointers made in a season in FAU history on second-most attempts

2014-15 (Sophomore) 

  • Started 21 of the 30 games in which she played, averaging 5.3 points and 2.5 rebounds per game
  • Tied career-high with 16 points against Marshall on Feb. 28 and grabbed career-high eight rebounds against Charlotte on Jan. 29
  • Nearly doubled her freshman assist numbers with 20 on the year and earned six blocks

2013-14 (Freshman) 

  • Started in 20 of her 24 games before her season was cut short due to injury
  • Averaged 4.6 points and 1.9 rebounds per contest
  • More than half of her field goals came from three-point range
  • Scored season-high 16 points in her final game on Feb. 15 in a nationally-televised game against Middle Tennessee
  • Made four three-pointers in her debut at Akron on Nov. 8 en route to 14 points
  • Finished the season with 111 points and 21 three-pointers

High School

  • Named First-team All-league at Notre Dame High School under head coach Paul Gross
  • Received several academic honors


  • Daughter of Givlia Cappelli and David Wright
  • Major is Business Management

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