Hugh O'Connor
Hugh O'Connor
Height: 5-10
Weight: 130
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Severna Park, Md.
High School: Severna Park

2018: Ran in three races for the Retrievers… Started the year with a time of 16:13.55 at the Mount 5k Duals, scoring for UMBC… Ran a season best 25:52.9 at the Princeton Invite… Also ran at the Navy Invite, finishing in a time of 27:24.03.

Background: Part of powerful Severna Park squad that captured the 2017 4A state championship… Placed 30th of 173 competitors at that meet… A three-year varsity member and All-County selection in 2016 and 2017… A member of the National Honor Society and the French Honor Society… Lists favorite professional team as the NFL’s Buffalo Bills… Enjoys singing and playing the guitar… Chose UMBC over other Division I opportunities “because I didn’t meet a single person I did not like”… Considering a major in geography and environmental systems and would like to run an environmental health laboratory,