Angelina Oputa
Angelina Oputa
Height: 5-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Elizabeth Seton

2015: Competed in every meet, scoring in one during her senior season... Took to the America East Championships, scoring for the Retrievers with a time of 19:45... Started the season at the Mount 5k Duals and Wolfie Invitational, where she finished with times of 20:10 and 20:30 respectively... Ran at the Paul Short Invite where she finished in a time of 22:41... Followed that up at the Princeton Invitational, crossing the tape in 22:51... Ended the year at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals, finishing in 23:24.

2014: Competed in every meet, scoring in five meets during her junior season at UMBC... She started off the year with a 29th place finish at the Mount 5K Duals with a time of 19:12... Ran times of 23:47 and 22:46 at the Salty Dog and Paul Short Invitationals... Also scored at the Princeton Invitational (23:48) and the America East Championships (19:15)... She ended the year at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals, finishing with a time of 23:59... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2013: Competed in the first four meets of the season for UMBC as a sophomore… Placed 48th overall with a 5k time of 21:38.6 at the season-opening America East Pre-Conference meet at Binghamton… Posted her best career 6k time the next week at the Salty Dog Invitational, completing the U.S.N.A. Golf Club course with a time of 23:26.75… Also competed at the Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh and the Princeton Invitational.

2012: Competed in all seven of UMBC's races as a freshman, scoring in the final race of the season, the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional at Penn State... Set a season-best 6K time of 24:05.10 at the Princeton Invitational on Oct. 13... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

Background: At Elizabeth Seton she was named to the All-County First Team for cross country and to the Second Team for track and field... Helped lead the Roadrunners to their sixth consecutive Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship... Named one of ESPN's 1,000-meter runners to watch.

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Olivia Oputa... Has one younger brother, John... Planning to major in psychology... An accomplished violinist who perfomed with the WAMC Honors Orchestra... Born May 10, 1994.