26 - Bryn Coughlan
Bryn Coughlan
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Setauket, NY
High School: Ward Melville
Position: D

2011: Appeared in eight games as a rookie … Notched a pair of caused turnovers on the season, one against Holy Cross and one against St. Mary’s … Before Brown: A three-sport athlete at Ward Melville, Coughlan played lacrosse for four years and field hockey for two years, and ran track for three years … A captain for the lacrosse team as a senior, Coughlan earned the 2010 Unsung Hero Award … Earned Academic All-American honors in both 2009 and 2010 … Helped to lead Ward Melville to a 2007 County Championship … Helped to lead field hockey team to 2008 County Championship and a Long Island Championship … Played club lacrosse for Long Island Express … Member of National Honor Society … Also an accomplished singer, earning All-State and All-County for singing in 2010 … Personal: The daughter of James and Mary Coughlan, Bryn has two sisters, Mary Brigid and Shannon, and one brother, James … Father James is a 1984 graduate of Brown … Undecided on a concentration.

Coughlan's Career Highs
Caused Turnvers:
1, 2x, last vs. St. Mary's (4/19/11

Coughlan's Career Stats
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Off the field with Bryn
Why I chose Brown...
The people and the atmosphere.
The thing I like most about Brown...The Brown learning environment advocates a passion for learning and improvement.
Favorite class at Brown...Anthropological perspectives to international health
Favorite Brown tradition...
Van Wickle Gates
Favorite Brown athletics tradition...
BrowNation
People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career...
My assistant coach in high school, Summer Ferraro
Superpower I would want (why)...
Every time you talked to someone you would make them inexplicably happy.
Favorite Food...Right now...Brownies
Pre-game ritual...I listen to a specific playlist on my iPod
What I wouldn’t do for a million dollars...
Eat a bug
My life's theme song...Ripple by Grateful Dead
Favorite movie from this past year...
Despicable Me (wasn't from this past year, but nothing comes close)
TV show I want to be on...Oprah
Favorite book...
Right now ... The Help
Favorite character in literature...Jane Eyre
Hidden talent...I am a singer
My first job was...
Waitressing
Teammate I would change places with...
Lucinda Caldwell
Teammate who has a future in stand up comedy...
Abbey Van Horne
Teammate I would describe as "team mom"...
Grace Healy
Three things I would take with me on a deserted island...
Food, water, cell phone with international service
Place I want to travel...
Spain
Favorite sport other than lacrosse...Field Hockey
Favorite Olympic sport...
Snowboarding
If I could be a professional athlete, I would compete in...
Football
Most hated conditioning drill...The timed mile
Favorite Coach McDonald quote...
"Be gritty"
Pet Peeve...
When people consistently twitch their leg while sitting down
Where I would spend $1,000...The bank
My dream car...Volkswagen thing
My ideal day...On Block Island
Item that best describes me...
My massive backpack/bag
Favorite pair of shoes...Berkinstocks
Top five most-played songs on my iPod...Great expectations; I'm Comin Out; I'm Ready; G.R.I.N.D; Countdown
Most notable thing about my hometown...Long Island Sound
Coolest thing in my bedroom growing up...
My green bean bag chair
Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet...
My Great Grandmother
Most embarrassing Brown moment...Bursting out laughing in the quiet section of the sci-li and running out
If I had 24 hours to live, I would...
Spend the entire day with my family
If I had to compete on the Amazing Race, the teammate I would pick as my partner would be...
Hanna Organschi
Where I see myself in 10 years...
Working in healthcare with a family
My post-school ambition...
To make an impact on the way our healthcare system is approached