Hannah Wright '21 Signs to Play Volleyball at University of Delaware
Hannah Wright, senior at Archmere Academy, signed her National Letter of Intent to join the University of Delaware’s Volleyball Team on November 11, 2020. Hannah is a Libero/Defensive Specialist.
The University of Delaware is a Division 1 athletic program located in Newark, DE. Starting from a young age, Hannah spent many hours of her childhood in the gym with her father and sister, practicing and refining her game. In her four years at Archmere, Hannah has had the honor of receiving All-Conference accolades for three years and worked her way to Second Team All-State as a junior.
In August of this year, Hannah was identified by theAmerican Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)as an elite rising high school senior, recognized on the 2020 Under Armour All-America Watch List. The Under Armour All-America Watch List is for the top rising seniors who have received external recognition for their outstanding volleyball play.
A proven leader and standout on the court, Hannah was named Captain of the Archmere volleyball team by her sophomore year. She has been accredited by news outlets as having the “Number One Play of the Week” multiple times throughout her high school career, including freshman year. She was also recently named the 3rd Best Volleyball Player in the state of Delaware. Hannah has led the Archmere team to the State Championship two times in the past five years of high school volleyball.
Outside of Archmere, Hannah plays for the highly regarded East Coast Power volleyball team. A club volleyball player for eight years, Hannah’s team has qualified for the National Championship five times, with a 3rd place finish in 2019 in the National Division.
An athlete who also excels in the classroom, Hannah has received Honor Roll recognition for her academic achievement. Hannah is a graduate of Ursuline Academy elementary school in Wilmington, DE and plans to study Accounting at the University of Delaware next fall.