|Hometown:||North Salem, NY|
|High School:||North Salem|
Before Brown: A four-year starter for the lacrosse team at North Salem High School, Dale also earned three letters in both soccer and basketball … A two-time captain of the lacrosse team (2009 & 2010), Dale also captained the soccer team as a senior and the basketball team as a junior … Was a three-time All-League selection for lacrosse, earning Honorable Mention All-Elite in 2009 and All-Elite in 2010 … Named All-Section in 2010 as well … Was a two-time team MVP (2009 & 2010) and two-time Academic All-American … Scored 187 goals during her high school lacrosse career … Helped to lead soccer team to three League Championships (2007, 2008, 2009) and two NYS Classic Sectional Championships (2008, 2009) … Was named All-League three times in soccer … Played club lacrosse for the Connecticut Lightning … Member of National Honor Society and Math Honor Society … Also an AP Scholar and Principal’s List honoree … Personal: The daughter of Richard and Robin Dale, Marissa has one brother, Alex … Undecided on a concentration.
Off the field with Marissa
Why I chose Brown...Brown has everything I was looking for in a school … the combination of a flexible curriculum, the opportunity to play a role in a building program and to be a part of a team that has such an amazing team dynamic is what really sold me on Brown.
Favorite Brown tradition...Walking through the gates during convocation
People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career...My dad has always been my biggest supporter throughout my lacrosse career and my uncle Jon, who inspired me to make the switch from softball to lacrosse
Superpower I would want (why)...The ability to control time!
Favorite Food...Chicken parm pizza from the market in my hometown
TV show I want to be on...24, I’d love to be Jack Bauer’s sidekick
Favorite book...Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Teammate who has a future in stand up comedy...Soups, she’s hilarious!
Place I want to travel...I’d love to be able to go to Thailand
Favorite Olympic sport...Bobsledding, I love the movie Cool Runnings!
If I could be a professional athlete, I would compete in...Downhill skiing
Favorite pair of shoes...My minnetonka moccasins
Top five most-played songs on my iPod...All Of the Lights – Kanye West, Little Secrets – Passion Pit, Fix You – Coldplay, Wake Up – Arcade Fire, Still Fighting It – Ben Folds
Most notable thing about my hometown...Horses outnumber the amount of people in my town.
Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet...Gandhi
If I had to compete on the Amazing Race, the teammate I would pick as my
partner would be...Definitely Lex, she’s super competitive!
Where I see myself in 10 years...Hopefully finishing up my residency training
My post-school ambition...To live on the West Coast and be involved in some type of medicine