Alexander Wright Jr

#15 – “Pops”

Position: Head Coach/Point Forward

6’6 (1.98m) –  220lbs (99.7kg)

DOB: 01/22/1981 – Fayetteville, NC

Prior to FLIGHT: Edward Waters College

Alexander Wright Jr…Is the son of Alexander Wright Sr and Roseanna…is the youngest of one brother and six sisters…Credits his father for helping him become the person he is today…Holds a degree in Business Administration from Edward Waters College…Played professional basketball on various teams for 11 years…Founder of POPS MOTIVATIONAL, a program that specializes in basketball clinics and life skills development for kids…Favorite sport is football and his favorite team is North Carolina Tar Heels Basketball…Enjoys working with the youth, Jazz and Neo Soul music and spending time with his family…Married to Laneika Wright with two kids Chance and Awilli.