Jon Luckin
Jon Luckin
Height: 6-0
Weight: 145
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Parkton, Md.
High School: Hereford

2013: Competed for the Retrievers in five of the team’s six meets as a freshman… Placed 21st overall at his first collegiate meet, the America East Pre-Conference Meet at Binghamton… Recorded a time of 26:22.2 on the 8k course in Vestal, N.Y. as UMBC won the team title… Posted a season-best 8k time of 25:42 at the Princeton Invitational on Oct. 19… Also competed at the Navy Invitational, as well as the Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

Background: Helped lead Hereford to back-to-back-to-back county, regional, and state championships from 2010-2012… Named to the Baltimore County All-County Team each of those three years… Also named to the Baltimore Sun Cross Country All-Metro Team in 2011 and 2012… Won his first individual state championship in his final high school race, the 1,600m at the 2013 Maryland Outdoor State Track and Field Championships.

Personal: Son of Jeremy and Joyce Luckin… Has one younger sister, Jennifer… Plans to study mathematics and physics… Born Jan. 19, 1995.