Angel Bucci
Angel Bucci
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Upper Darby, Pa.
High School: Upper Darby

2013: Scored twice while competing in five meets for UMBC as a sophomore… Clocked a season-best 6k time of 23:01 while earning a scoring spot for the Retrievers at the Princeton Invitational and placing 65th overall… Also scored the week prior at the Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh… Recorded her top career 5k time of 19:57.3 at the season-opening America East Pre-Conference Meet at Binghamton… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2012: Competed in the Retrievers' first two races of the season, scoring in the season-opening Spider Alumni Open... Finished 17th overall at the two-mile course at Pole Green Park with a time of 11:17.10... Ran two weeks later at the Salty Dog Invitational at Navy and completed the 6K course with a time of 24:49.00.

Background: Ran three years on the Varsity squad at Upper Darby, earning the team MVP award as a senior in 2011... Also ran indoor and outdoor track for the Royals, captaining the team during 2011 and 2012... Owns the school record in the 3200m with a time of 11:17 at the PIAA District 1 Championships... Named the team's indoor track MVP as a senior in 2012... Owns a total of six school records; three relays and three individual events.

Personal: Daughter of Hugo and Joanne Bucci... Has one sister, Krystin, and one brother, Hugo... Majoring in anthropology and sociology... Born July 8, 1994.