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    Nancy Dunbar
    Nancy Dunbar

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Baltimore, Md.

    High School:
    Bryn Mawr

    Height:
    5-4

    Position:
    M



    05/28/2014

    NU Ends Year With School-Record 220 Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Fully 64 percent of eligible Northwestern student-athletes are Academic All-Big Ten

    04/10/2014

    Northwestern Pulls Away from Vanderbilt, 15-9

    Kat DeRonda continues recent scoring tear with career high four goals, five points

    02/22/2014

    Fourth-Ranked 'Cats Overcome No. 5 Duke, 12-11

    NU moves to 2-0 behind 13 draw controls by Leonard, four goals by Craig

    02/09/2014

    Wildcats Win Thriller Over Virginia, 13-12, in 2014 Lid-Lifter

    GK Bridget Bianco finishes one shy of school record with 14 saves

    12/04/2013

    Northwestern Names November Sports Performance Athletes of the Month

    Nancy Dunbar of women's lacrosse and Joe Hoscheit of baseball earn honor

    2014: Starting midfielder ... Scored NU's first goal of the season in a 13-12 win over No. 8 Virginia, also adding two ground balls ... Notched a goal and an assist on back-to-back goals against No. 5 Duke ... Two ground balls and a career best two caused turnovers against Marquette ... One 8-meter goal against Notre Dame ... Handed out one assist at UMass ... Set a career high with four ground balls in win over Vanderbilt on April 10 ... One assist vs. USC at Wrigley Field ... Recorded one ground ball and one caused turnover in ALC championship loss to Florida ... Academic All-Big Ten and a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar honoree.

    2013: Freshman who earned significant playing time as the season progressed, playing in 21 of 22 games with two starts ... Tied for second on the team with nine assists ... Appeared in NU's preseason win vs. Team England ... Recorded one ground ball in collegiate debut vs. Massachusetts ... At Vanderbilt, set up Gabby Flibotte for her first career assist and point, also adding her first caused turnover in the game ... Followed that with her first career goal in home debut vs. Boston College, an 8-meter shot in the first half ... Handed out one assist in return to native Baltimore vs. Johns Hopkins ... One caused turnover and one ground ball at Navy ... Handed out one assist in win vs. Harvard ... One goal and one assist against Ohio State in her first career start ... Started again against No. 5 Syracuse and recorded her first two-assist game as well as two caused turnovers in a 13-12 win ... Scored one goal against No. 8 Penn State ... One assist against both Notre Dame and Penn ... First career two-goal game in her NCAA Tournament debut vs. Stanford.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Named to the Baltimore Sun/All-Metro First Team as a senior ... Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland All-Star in 2012 ... US Lacrosse All-American and Academic All-American selection as a senior ... Recipient of the Bryn Mawr Anne Pugh Award for Athletic Excellence, Sportsmanship and Leadership in 2012 ... Member of the Baltimore Metro Team 2 ... Towson TimesFirst Team All-Metro 2012 and Second Team All-Metro in 2011 ... Also four-year letterwinner in soccer and basketball and (along with lacrosse) served as a team captain in all three sports at the varsity level ... McCormick Unsung Hero nominee for basketball ... National Merit Commended Scholar ... Honor Roll Student

    Personal: Born Nancy LeSage Dunbar ... Daughter of James Dunbar and Kathleen Gavin ... Mother played lacrosse at the University of Virginia and was named MVP in 1983 ... Father played lacrosse at Haverford College ... Cousin Grace Gavin was an All-American and Tewaaraton Award finalist at Loyola in 2011 ... Majoring in psychology.

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    Dunbar's Career Highs

    Goals 2, vs. Stanford (5/12/13)
    Assists 2, vs. Syracuse (3/30/13)
    Points 2, two times, most recent vs. Syracuse (3/30/13)
    Ground Balls 2, two times, most recent vs. Marquette (2/25/14)
    Draw Controls 1, at Florida (4/20/13)
    Caused Turnovers 2, two times, most recent vs. Marquette (2/25/14)