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Grace Wallis

Striker
Position
5'2''
Height
Freshman
Class
Blue Bell, Pa.
Hometown
Mount Saint Joseph Academy
High School

AT VIRGINIA
2018

  • VaSID All-State Second Team
  • 2018 ZAG Field Hockey / NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • Appeared in all 19 games with nine starts
  • Led the team with 13 points on four goals with five assists
  • Scored her first collegiate goal in her collegiate debut at Drexel (Aug. 24), netting two that game
  • She has scored a goal or had an assist in six of UVA’s first eight games of the season
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

High School/Club Hockey

  • Member of the USA U19 Junior National Team
  • Three-time Pennsylvania All-State selection (first team:2017; second team: 2016, 2015)
  • Max Field Hockey 2017 Second Team All-American and First Team All-Region (Pa.)
  • Three-time Athletic Association of Catholic Academies League All-Star
  • In her senior season at Mount Saint Joseph Academy, led the team with 58 points on 18 goals with 22 assists
  • Also was a three-year varsity letter winner in track, competing as a sprinter and a jumper, finishing in second place at the 2017 league championships with a PR of 16′ 9″ in the long jump
  • Was named a league All-Star in track in 2017 and has run in the Penn Relays as part of the 4×100 team five times

Personal

  • Daughter of Jeannie and Mike Wallis
  • Has an older brother, Liam, and a younger sister, Annmarie
  • Her father, Mike, was a coxswain for the United States Naval Academy rowing team