8 - Ariana Rucker
Ariana Rucker
Height: 5-9
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oakton, Va.
High School: Oakton
Position: F

2013-2014: Appeared in 28 games as a sophomore…Ranked third on the team in scoring with five goals…Finished the season with six points on five goals and one assist…Scored the game-tying goal in Brown’s 1-1 tie against Clarkson on November 1.

2012-13: Appeared in 24 games during her freshman season … recorded one goal, two assists, 20 shots on goal, and six blocks … scored a goal in a 4-1 victory over Colgate on Oct. 27 … ECAC All-Academic Team selection.

Before Brown: Showed her versatility at Oakton High School, playing field hockey, track & field and swimming in addition to ice hockey ... was all-star in both hockey and swimming, while being named RinkSport's Top Offenseman in 2011 ... played for the Washington Pride Club Team and was the assistant captain of the Reston Raiders in 2009.

Personal: Ariana E. Rucker is the daughter of Frederick Rucker and Kirsten Kunkler of Oakton, Virginia … has four siblings, Katya, Soren, Lars, and Liam … an Honor Roll student and member of the National honor Society at Oakton High School … was a Scholar Athlete and received NVSHL All Academic Honors … received the Cougar Commendation in Physics award … enjoys painting, skiing, and swimming.

Ariana Rucker’s Career Statistics

Year

GP

G

A

PTS

PPG

GWG

+/-

2012-2013 

24

1

2

3

0

0

-5

2013-2014

28

5

1

6

1

0

-4

Totals

52

6

3

9

1

0

-9