Schedule

W. SOCCER
Aug 8 - 7:00 PM
Loyola, Md. (Exhibition)
0
Delaware
Delaware
1
W. SOCCER
Aug 18 - 5:00 PM
George Washington
George Washington
Delaware
Delaware
W. SOCCER
Aug 20 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Villanova
Villanova
2
W. SOCCER
Aug 24 - FINAL
Georgetown
Georgetown
1
Delaware
Delaware
0
W. SOCCER
Aug 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Saint Joseph's
Saint Joseph's
2
W. SOCCER
Sep 1 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Marist
Marist
1
W. SOCCER
Sep 3 - FINAL
Lehigh
Lehigh
1
Delaware
Delaware
2
W. SOCCER
Sep 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
1
W. SOCCER
Sep 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Penn
1
W. SOCCER
Sep 15 - FINAL
La Salle
La Salle
0
Delaware
Delaware
1
W. SOCCER
Sep 17 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Princeton
Princeton
3
W. SOCCER
Sep 21 - FINAL
Hofstra
2
Delaware
Delaware
0
W. SOCCER
Sep 24 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Towson
Towson
0
W. SOCCER
Sep 28 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Northeastern
1
W. SOCCER
Oct 1 - FINAL
UNCW
0
Delaware
Delaware
2
W. SOCCER
Oct 5 - FINAL
Drexel
2
Delaware
Delaware
0
W. SOCCER
Oct 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
William & Mary
2
W. SOCCER
Oct 12 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
College of Charleston
3
W. SOCCER
Oct 19 - FINAL
Elon
2
Delaware
Delaware
1
W. SOCCER
Oct 22 - FINAL
James Madison
0
Delaware
Delaware
2
UD Women's Soccer BIO
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Heather Rucci
Player Profile:
Heather Rucci 2238944
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Notre Dame
Major: Exercise Science
Experience: 1 Letter

AT DELAWARE
Third-year member of the team as a center midfielder and a forward.

2016 SEASON
Did not appear in any games as a backup midfielder • team won the NSCAA College Team Academic Award.

2015 SEASON (GAME BY GAME STATS)
Appeared in six games as a freshman midfielder • played a season-high 41-minutes in a 6-1 loss to No. 2 ranked Virginia early in season • took one shot on target in a 1-0 win against Princeton • also saw action vs. Army, Richmond, Brown, and Georgetown • team advanced to the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament quarterfinals.

HIGH SCHOOL
Standout soccer player at the Institute of Notre Dame • played for head coach Miguel Feliu • four-year starter who served as team captain as a senior • recipient of the team's IND Award as the Most Valuable Player and greatest producer • member of campus ministry as a junior and senior • product of the Bethesda ECNL Club program and the Maryland ODP State team and played with the Premier Soccer Club.

PERSONAL
Heather Noel Rucci ("roo-chee") • born October 23, 1997 • daughter of Jim and Sherry Rucci •  has one older brother • mother has overcome lung and breast cancer and has been cancer free for nine years • mother is a registered nurse • exercise science major with a minor in Spanish at Delaware • aspires to be a pharmacist • favorite sports teams are the Baltimore Ravens, Seattle Seahawks, USWNT, and Chelsea FC • hobbies include working out, yoga, photography, and make-up artistry.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots
2015 6/0 0 0 0 1
 TOTALS  6/0 0 0 0 1

CAREER HIGHS
Shots: 1 vs. Princeton (9/10/15)

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