Rochester Lancers
         2020 Individual Game Indoor Tickets Are On Sale Now! 

David Wright

Player Name
David Wright

Born and raised in Rochester, NY, 25 year old Wright attended Victor High School and spent 1 year at Aquinas Institute. He had 25 goals and 40 assists during his 5 year Varsity High School soccer career. Wright spent 2 years playing under Lancer Legend, Nelson Cupello at Monroe Community College. During his time at MCC he had 10 goals and 20 assists. 2012-2013 he played for the Schulz Soccer Academy in Boca Raton, Florida (PDL). 2013-2014 Rochester Rhinos (USL). 2015-2016 Sindicato de Atletas of Sao Paulo, Brazil (Serie A3). 2015-2017 PSC FC (UPSL) and Pro Select, Malta (EUR). Most currently, Wright spent time with the M2 indoor Lancers and the NPSL outdoor Lancers. David enjoys being a DJ during his free time and is a season ticket holder for Manchester United (EPL).

Player Date of Birth
11/08/1993

High School
Victor CS / Aquinas Institute


Nick Name
David (Pronounced "Daveeed")

Favorite Athlete
Andrés Escobar

Favorite Soccer Team
Real Madrid

Favorite Soccer Player
Carlos "Pibe" Valderrama

Favorite # and Why?
23 - A number worn by many of our sporting greats, but a number that does not hold as much popularity in soccer.

Do you play or have you played other sports?
Basketball (when everyone was my height) and Lacrosse (during a time when one of our local coaches needed somebody with "speed" to add 10-15 assists per game)

Best Advise someone has given you?
"Football is played with the head. Your legs are just the tools." - Andrea Pirlo

Favorite TV Show?
The Office / Game of Thrones

Twitter Handle?
N/A

Favorite place to eat in Rochester?
Tapas 177

Do you have any hidden talents/hobbies people don't know about you?
I DJ and use music in a similar way I use soccer to "escape" reality for a bit.

If you could have dinner with 3 famous people who would it be and why?
Will Ferrell/Jimmy Fallon - We wouldn't even be able to eat because of the laughter they would literally bring to the table. Pep Guardiola - that dinner would last all night by me picking every inch of his brain.

What are your career plans after soccer/school?
I currently own and operate my own soccer academy which I plan on investing most (if not all of my time) after my playing career ends.

Soccer Experience
I have been in professional systems for 10+ years now and have played throughout three continents, most recently playing Brazil, Malta, and California over the past three years.

Awards/Honors?
Generation Adidas 2009/2010 (Madrid, Spain), Region 1 ODP (US Soccer), Magna Cum Laude Graduate, Phi-Theta Kappa Honor Society,

Individual game tickets for Lancers indoor are now on sale. Please call 585-872-KICK for special events, birthday & group tickets or sponsorship opportunities. 

Buy Tickets Now! Browse Merchandise