#9 Grace Dooley
AS A SENIOR: Did not play during the 2014 season.
AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in 15 games with four starts … scored six goals and added one assist for seven points … credited with nine ground balls, 11 draw controls and 10 caused turnovers … scored twice in the season-opening win at Stanford and controlled three draws … scored two more goals against Detroit, also grabbing a ground ball … assisted on a goal, gathered three ground balls and caused a turnover in the win over No. 19 Rutgers … scored a goal and controlled two draws in back-to-back wins over Louisville and Cincinnati … caused two turnovers, picked up a ground ball and controlled a draw against No. 17 Loyola … earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in 16 games, with seven starts, including the last seven games of the season … scored four goals and added 10 ground balls, 14 draw controls and six caused turnovers … had a pair of games with two goals … scored two each in wins over No. 16 Cornell (17-13) and Villanova (18-5) … had two ground balls and two draw controls in wins over Louisville (13-11) and Connecticut (16-9) … had career-high four draw controls against BIG EAST Champion and No. 12 Loyola in the BIG EAST Semifinals … earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in two games as a freshman, helping the Irish to victories over BIG EAST foes Villanova and Cincinnati … produced first career goal and caused a turnover in a 15-4 win over the Wildcats … notched a draw control in a 17-6 victory over the Bearcats.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Played four sports during her high school career at Loyola Academy, including four years of lacrosse, three seasons of basketball and volleyball and one year of cross country … served as team captain of the lacrosse team as a senior … scored 150goals with 85 assists for 235 points to go with 125 ground balls and 110 draw controls in her final season and was named the team’s most valuable player … played in four state championship games, winning titles in her junior and senior seasons in lacrosse … three-time all-conference and all-state selection in lacrosse … scored 245 goals with 165 assists during her four seasons at Loyola Academy … ranked 23rd among the top 25 incoming freshmen in thenation by Inside Lacrosse magazine … two-time U.S. Lacrosse All-American (2009, 2010) … played on the North team with Irish teammate Kaitlyn Brosco in the Under Armour All-American game as a senior … a member of the Wildcat Elite lacrosse club … member of three conference championship teams in basketball … selected most valuable player of volleyball team during her sophomore year … full name is Grace Mary Dooley … daughter of Robert and Dawn Dooley … has two brothers, Robbie and Eddie, and three sisters, Claire, Annie and Mary … grandfather, Edmund Caulfield `59 and great grandfather, Edwin Ryan `26 are Notre Dame graduates … father played football at Yale … brother, Robbie, plays football at USC … was born in Chicago, Ill. … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in marketing … also working on a supplementary major from the College of Arts & Letters in peace studies.
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