Kalane' Abbey
Kalane' Abbey
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Laurel, Md.
High School: Laurel
Position: Sprints

2012 Outdoor: Helped the 4x400 relay team earn a bronze medal at the America East Outdoor Championships... Earned an eighth-place finish in the 400m dash with a personal-best time of 57.47 which slots her sixth on UMBC's all-time list... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2011-12 Indoor: Anchored the 4x400 relay team to a school-record time of 3:48.54 and a third-place finish at the America East Championships... Placed tenth in the 400m dash at the conference meet in Boston... Set a season-best in the event by running a 57.38 in the prelims of the America East competition which ranks as the fifth-fastest in UMBC history.

Background: Competed in track and field for Laurel High School... Named the Prince George's County Female Track athlete MVP and 1st team All-County... All-Metro Honorable Mention... Regional and County champion in the 400m dash and County champ in the 200m dash... Holds the Wise High School 400m record.

Personal: Daughter of Mfon Umoh... Has three siblings... Brother Kalada competes in track and field for Howard... Majoring in Biology and working on a minor in writing... Born June 30, 1993