University of Iowa Athletics

#13 Bianca Acuario

Height 5-6
Class Junior
Hometown Marysville, Wash.
High School Marysville Pilchuck
Previous School Highline Community College

2019 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… named to the Dean’s List for fall and spring semesters. 2019 — Saw action in four games, logging 42 minutes.

2018 Honors — Named to the Dean’s List during the spring semester. 2018 — Started two games and saw action in 12 contests… put both of her shots on goal… recorded an assist against VCU (9/2)… letterwinner.

At Highline Community College (2016-18) — Two-time NWAC League All-Star as an outside forward/defender… finished career with 17 goals, 18 assists, 52 points, and five game-winning goals… team was ranked ninth nationally for Division I junior colleges… was the only undefeated team in the country… led junior college in goals allowed and shutouts.

High School — Was named Marysville Pilchuck Female Athlete of the Year in 2016… three-time first-team all-conference selection… four-time All-WESCO honoree, earning first team honors from 2013-15 and honorable mention in 2012… state contender as a sophomore and senior… team’s Defender of the Year as a sophomore, Most Inspirational as a junior, and Team MVP and Forward of the Year as a senior… team captain as a senior… led team to a North WESCO title in 2014 and a third-place finish in 2016… team was the first to make a state appearance since 1975 and holds the record for most wins in a season… played club soccer for the Washington Rush from 2011-16… also played basketball and ran track… earned first-team all-state honors in track… was third in the district and a state qualifier in 200-meters, long jump, and as part of 4×100 relay… holds school records in long jump and in 4×100… high school coach was Paul Bartley… club coaches were Dave Thomas and Jake Sagre.

Personal — Born Oct. 30, 1997, in Colorado Springs, Colorado… daughter of Patricio Acuario and Maria Acuario… has two older siblings, Brieann Talbott and Lynne Acuario… majoring in enterprise leadership.