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Brittany Bucknor

position

Forward

Height

5-6

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Weston, Fla.

High School

St. Thomas Aquinas HS

 

2010: Appeared in three games on the season, scoring one goal on one shot at Stetson (8/22). She also played in games at Florida (8/20) and against Florida Gulf Coast (8/31).

2009: Played in seven games, starting three… Recorded three shots on the season, all on goal… Her lone assist of the season came against Clemson (10/9)… Played a season-high 79 minutes at Michigan (9/18) and against NC State (10/22).

2008: Played in 17 matches, starting one… Recorded an assist at Memphis (9/7)… Fired seven shots on the season, two at Arkansas-Little Rock (9/5) and at Boston College (10/2)… Played a season-high 44 minutes at UCLA.

Club: Played for West Pines United from 2001-08 for her father and coach Donovan Bucknor… Also for RSL in 2008 for coach Grandy Streets… Won a state championship with RSL in 2008… Won the team MVP and Golden Boot Award as a member of West Pines United.

Olympic Development Program: Participated in ODP Florida in 2003 and 2007.

High School: Three-time letter-winner at St. Thomas Aquinas in Fort Lauderdale from 2005-07… Member of the 2005 state championship team… Reached the state semifinals in 2006… Regional champs all of her three years on varsity… Named Offensive Player of the Year in 2007, as well as First-Team All-County by the Miami Herald and the Sun Sentinel…Named second-team in 2006 and honorable mention in 2005… Winner of the Student Scholar-Athlete Award in 2007… Member of the Spanish Honor Society and named to the Honor Roll all four years of high school.

Personal: Daughter of Joy and Donovan, who both are engineers… Lists gymnastics and volleyball as other sports she enjoys… A Marketing major.

Career Statistics
Year Games Played Goals Assists Points Shots Game Winners
2008 17 0 1 1 7 0
2009 7 0 1 1 3 0
2010 3 1 0 2 1 0
Total 27 1 2 4 11 0