|Hometown:||Upper Arlington, OH|
|High School:||Upper Arlington|
2011: Appeared in six games, earning two starts, before suffering a season-ending injury … Had a goal and an assist in the season opener at Sacred Heart … Also scored against Columbia and at Quinnipiac … Earned a pair of ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers at Sacred Heart … 2010: Played in 14 of 15 games, starting in eight … Finished the season with 5 points (4g, 1a), including a career-high three goal night, including the game-winner, against Bryant … Posted her first career point with an assist against St. Mary’s … Also earned 11 draw controls, tied for fifth on the team, nine ground balls, and five caused turnovers … 2009: Appeared in three games, before suffering a season-ending injury ... Before Brown: A two-sport athlete at Upper Arlington High School, Baker played lacrosse and tennis ... Played lacrosse at Upper Arlington with current Brown senior Tori Conway … Named Honorable Mention All-American as a captain her senior season, helping to lead her team to an Ohio State Championship that same year ... Also named a 2008 Upper Arlington Booster Club Scholar Athlete ... Earned Academic All-Ohio and Honorable Mention All-District for her high school team ... Also named Second Team Ohio Capital Conference ... Played in the National Tournament for Great Lakes Team #1 ... Played club lacrosse for the X-Team, in which she was named First Team All-Galaxy in 2007 and 2008 ... Honor Roll Student and member of the Student Council ... Recipient of the Scholar Athlete Award ... Personal: The daughter of N. Douglas and Valerie Baker, Nancy has one brother, Michael ... Concentrating in Human Biology.
Baker’s Career Highs
Goals: 3, at Bryant (4/6/10)
Assists: 1, vs. 2x, last at Sacred Heart (2/26/11)
Points: 3, at Bryant (4/6/10)
Free Position Goals: 1, at Duke (5/9/10)
Shots: 5, at Bryant (4/6/10)
Ground Balls: 3, at Bryant (4/6/10)
Caused Turnovers: 2, 2x, last at Sacred Heart (2/26/11)
Draw Controls: 2, 4x, last vs. Cornell (4/16/10)
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Off the Field with Nancy
Favorite Brown tradition...The tradition of picking your own classes ... I never took an English class here at Brown and love it
Favorite Brown athletics tradition...That all the sports teams go to each others games
People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career...My Family
Superpower I would want (why)...Teleportation because I'm lazy and don't like traveling.I just wish I could get to the place I'm traveling to without having to actually travel.
Pre-game ritual...jam out to music and dance in the locker room.
What I wouldn't do for a million dollars...Eat seafood and bugs...I hate them both.
My life's theme song...Beautiful People by Chris Brown
Favorite movie from this past year...Bridesmaids
TV show I want to be on...ABC's Wipeout and the Price is Right...I get the right price at least three times a show.
Hidden Talent...I make really cool sound effects and pretend my hidden talent is singing.
My first job was...Lemonade stand that also sold homemade clay figurines...Needless to say, we killed it.
Teammate I would change places with...Bre Hudgins
Teammate who has a future in stand up comedy...Tara Rooke
Teammate I would descibe as "team mom"...Julia Keller
Three things I would take with me on a deserted island...music, food, and arts & crafts
Place I want to travel...Mal Dives...I have stumbled upon this beautiful beach getaway a million times and it looks amazing
Favorite Sport other than lacrosse...Tennis
Favorite Olympic sport...Gymnastics
If I could be a professional athlete, I would compete in...Football...It looks easy to me
Most hated conditioning drill...I haven't done a conditioning drill in years, but they are all awful to watch.
Favorite Coach McDonald Quote..."Act like a big bad MAC TRUCK...Just DO IT"
Pet Peeve...I hate when hair is on clothes, I carry a lint roller at all times and have a to go sized one for the locker room.
Where I would spend $1,000...Buying things for all my closest friends and family and of course a cute pair of shoes for me.
My dream car...Mercedes GLK 350
My ideal day...A relaxing day on the beach with my family and friends just hanging out and having fun.
Item that best describes me...Bright colored shoes
Favorite pair of shoes...My ugg slippers
Top five most-played songs on my iPod...Best Love Song by T. Pain; We Found Love by Rihanna; Gumption by Hans Zimmer; Defying Gravity (from Wicked) by Glee Cast; and Yeah 3x by Chris Brown.
Most notable thing about my hometown...Jack Nicklaus the golfer is from there and went to all the same schools as I did.
Coolest thing in my bedroom growing up...My Ferbie
Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet...Definitely the 1988 Jamaican Bobsled team.
Most embarrassing Brown moment...People laugh at me on a daily basis so it's hard to tell
If I had 24 hours to live, I would...Have a party with all my family and friends
If I had to compete on the Amazing Race, the teammate I would pick as my partner would be...Grace Healy. She would really just go all out and would make sure we won. Very decisive
Where I see myself in 10 years...Happy. Somewhere fun
My post-Brown ambition...To open a restaurant.