Jason Wright will his 17th year as an assistant coach on the Capital women’s basketball team in the 2017-18 season.
Wright has been an assistant coach at Capital since the 2000-2001 season. During that span, the Crusaders have claimed five OAC championships, including back-to-back conference regular season titles. The Purple and White have also earned three NCAA Tournament bids and won at least 20 games in six seasons with Wright on the coaching staff. In 17 seasons on staff he has coached three All-Americans, five OAC Players of the Year, one OAC Freshman of the Year, and 39 All-OAC selections among a myriad of student-athletes to garner academic accolades.
A 1999 Capital graduate, he helped Coach Jeffers as a student assistant coach. In his current role, he works with Crusader guards while aiding with a variety of administrative tasks.
Wright is also a teacher in the Bloom Carroll school district.