The 2013-14 academic year will be Scott Wright's third as the head coach of the Regis College men's volleyball program. In addition to his coaching duties, Wright acts as the athletic department's administrative equipment manager. Wright spent 2012 as the interim head coach for the Regis Men's program and brings over 14 years of coaching and player experience at the high school, club, and collegiate level.
Wright grew up in Salem, N.H., graduating from Salem High School as a dual sport athlete. He was a four-year athlete for Rivier University (NH) in men's volleyball. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and after leaving Rivier, Scott spent two years working for the state of Massachusetts as a social worker while continuing to coach the Salem High School boys' volleyball program and Nor'East club.
Wright's playing career was spent at Rivier University in Nashua, N.H., including two as captain, and helped the Raiders to a top-10 ranking in the nation from 2005-2009. At Rivier, Scott left the program as an MVP, two-time GNAC 1st team selection, ranked in career and season highs in block and hitting percentage as well as aces per set. Wright is also an active player in New England and competes in both indoor and outdoor volleyball tournaments at the open level and has competed in the USAV National Volleyball Championships for the past seven years at the AA and A level receiving a 3rd place medal in 2010.
Coach Wright also serves as the New England Collegiate Conference's representative for the NCAA Division III Men's Regional Advisory Committee.
Volleyball Coaching Experience:
- Regis College Head Coach 2012-present
- Nor'East 18 Elite 2 Head Coach 2010-2012
- Varsity Head Coach at Salem High School 2010-2011
- Nor'East 18 Elite Assistant Coach 2009
- Junior Varsity Coach at Salem High School 2006-2010
- Nor'East 17 Elite Head Coach 2006-2008
- NECC Team Sportsmanship Award 2012 and 2013