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Tion Wright

Tion  Wright

Amarillo, Texas

High School:
Tascosa HS

Last College:
Moorpark College



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Transfer defensive back from Moorpark (Calif.) College, three years of eligibility remaining... Mid-year signee enrolled at Baylor in January 2014, participated in 2014 spring drills.

Junior College: Played one season at Moorpark (Calif.) College... Rated No. 186 juco recruit by 247Sports... One of four finalists for 2014 Blair Cherry Memorial Award for Amarillo athletes... Played seven games as freshman in 2013, totaled 22 tackles, 1.5 TFL, one interception, six breakups and one fumble recovery.

High School: Two-sport star at Tascosa High School in Amarillo, Texas... Played under head coaches Gary Cornelsen and Kenneth Plunk at THS... Named second-team 2012 All-District 2-5A at cornerback as senior... Also played running back and wide receiver at Tascosa... Caught 13 passes for 223 yards (17.2 average) and two touchdowns, and ran for 96 yards and one TD on 19 rushes in 2012... Also ran track, recorded a 10.88 100-meter dash (2013 District 2-5A meet) and 22-8 ¼ long jump (2013 Region I-5A meet).

Personal: Son of Brenda Evans and Tyrone Wright... Full name is Tion Jimil Wright... Born Oct. 31, 1994, in Amarillo, Texas... Major is pre-business.

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