July 18, 2006

Peach Jam profile: Chris Wright

Chris Wright is spending his last summer on the AAU trail getting back to full strength. He is almost there and relishing in his final go round on the summer circuit.

Wright, a five-star guard from St. John's College High School in Washington D.C., is coming off a bout of mononucleosis, where he lost 25 pounds. He is still regaining his extra burst of speed that made him so deadly at the Boo Williams Invitational, where he was named tournament MVP.

"I think I'm about 90 percent but I feel faster," Wright said. "I'm getting back to my usual self. My speed is getting back. My jump shot is getting back. I'm trying to get to full strength."

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