22 Grace Healy
22 Grace Healy
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bellport, NY
High School: Bellport
Position: A

Enters the season already ranked third all-time at Brown with 95 career draw controls, 26 shy of tying the record of 121 … 2012: Started 13 of 14 games played … Finished the year with 11 points (9g, 2a) … Led the team for the second straight year in draw controls, winning 44, a mark that ranks third all-time at Brown … Also had 11 ground balls and five caused turnovers … 2011: Started the first 11 games of the season, before suffering a season-ending injury … A draw specialist, she led Brown with 51 draw controls, breaking the Brown single-season draw control record, previously 45, with her first of six draw controls in the Bears’ near upset of then #3 Duke, Brown’s 11 game of the season … Also contributed eight goals, including two against Sacred Heart, Bryant, and Harvard … Earned six ground balls and five caused turnovers on the season … Had a career-high 10 draw controls against Quinnipiac … Posted at least four draw controls six other times, including six against Boston University, Princeton, Dartmouth, and Duke …  Before Brown: A three-sport athlete at Bellport High School, Healy played lacrosse and soccer and also ran track … A two-year captain for the lacrosse team (2009 & 2010), Healy also captained both the soccer and track teams as a senior … Earned All-County for lacrosse in 2010 after earning Honorable Mention All-County honors in 2009 … Named All-League following her freshman lacrosse season … Named All-County Academic as a senior for both soccer and track … Was All-League (junior) and All-County (senior) for the soccer team … Also named MVP of the track team as a junior … Played club lacrosse for Long Island Express … Member of National Honor Society … President of both Students for Environmental Quality and French Club … Personal: The daughter of Terence and Leslie Healy, Grace has two brothers, Ashley and Tyler … Aunt, Cathleen Healy, graduated from Brown … Concentrating in History. 

Healy's Career Highs
Goals: 2, 4x, last at Manhattan (3/4/12)
Assists: 1, 2x, last vs. Quinnipiac (3/18/12)
2, 6x, last vs. Quinnipiac (3/18/12)
Free Position Goals: 1, 2x, last vs. Harvard (4/8/11)
Shots: 6, vs. Bryant (3/20/11)
Ground Balls: 2, 3x, last vs. Sacred Heart (4/14/12)
Caused Turnovers: 2, at Holy Cross (3/13/12)
Draw Controls: 10, at Quinnipiac (3/8/11)

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Off the field with Grace
Why I chose Brown...The combination between the open curriculum and the team atmosphere
The thing I like most about Brown...People are happy
Favorite class at Brown...Civil War and Reconstruction
Favorite Brown tradition...Chicken finger Friday
Favorite Brown athletics tradition...Brown vs. White
People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career...My dad
Superpower I would want (why)...Flying, it would be so much faster and fun
Favorite Food...A good burger
Pre-game ritual...Brush my teeth
What I wouldn't do for a million dollars...Many things
My life's theme song...Haven't found one yet
Favorite movie from this past year...The Fighter
TV show I want to be on...Seinfeld
Favorite book...Pride and Prejudice
Favorite character in literature...Elizabeth Bennet
Hidden talent...I can bake really good berry pie
My first job was...Bus boy
Teammate I would change places with...Any of the girls from California
Teammate who has a future in stand up comedy...Tara Rooke
Teammate I would describe as “team mom”...Margaret Polanin
What three things I would take with me on a deserted island...My three best friends
Place I want to travel...Hawaii
Favorite sport other than lacrosse...Soccer
Favorite Olympic sport...Snowboarding
If I could be a professional athlete, I would compete in...Soccer
Most hated conditioning drill...Anything with jumping
Favorite Coach McDonald quote...“Be Nasty”
Pet Peeve...Waiting for people to get ready
Where I would spend $1,000...On a trip to go somewhere
My dream car...Truck
My ideal day...At the beach
Item that best describes me...Mermaid necklace
Favorite pair of shoes...Any of my boots
Top five most-played songs on my iPod...Whatever we've had playing in the locker room that week
Most notable thing about my hometown...Proximity to the ocean
Coolest thing in my bedroom growing up...Skylight
Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet...Mark Twain
Most embarrassing Brown moment...Falling on stairs
If I had 24 hours to live, I would...Take everyone I love to the beach with me
If I had to compete on the Amazing Race, the teammate I would pick as my partner would be...Marissa Dale
Where I see myself in 10 years...Employed in an environment I enjoy
My post-school ambition...Law School