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14 Allegra Gray

Enjoyed an outstanding career as a four-year starter on defense for Delaware • served as team co-captain twice • earned NSCAA all-region honors twice and All-Colonial Athletic Association honors three times • played in 66 career games (61 starts) as a defensive midfielder and led team to three CAA Tournament appearances • helped her team post 23 shutouts • four-time CAA Academic Honor Roll selection and a Dean’s List student • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee three times • member of National College Athlete Honor Society

Team captain for the second straight year • played in 17 games with 16 starts and helped team compile five shutouts • completed an outstanding all-around career by earning second team NSCAA All-Mid Atlantic Region honors • earned first team All-CAA honors for the third straight year • UD Alumni Association Team MVP • named winner of UD's Mary Ann Hitchens Award at post-season UD Athletics Banquet • award is presented to UD senior female student-athlete for outstanding performance on the field, in the classroom, and in the community • CoSIDA Academic All-America nominee • earned CAA All-Academic Team notice for second straight year and earned CAA Academic Honor Roll notice for fourth straight year • National College Athlete Honor Society member • Delaware's NCAA Woman of the Year nominee. 

Team captain • enjoyed an outstanding season as a junior • started all 19 games as a defensive midfielder • earned third team NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Mid-Atlantic Region honors and first team All-CAA honors • selected as the CAA Scholar-Athlete of the Year for women's soccer • had one assist on the season vs. College of Charleston (Oct. 25) • also named to CAA Academic Team and to CAA Academic Honor Roll • keyed defense that posted seven shutouts and tied for CAA lead with 1.0 goals alloweds per game •  team went 9-7-3 and advanced to CAA Tournament quarterfinals for head coach Scott Grzenda.

Started in 17 of Delaware’s 18 contests • registered eight shots • earned first team All-CAA honors • CAA Academic Honor Roll •  team went 9-8-1 and advanced to the CAA Tournament quarterfinals for Grzenda.

Played in 13 games and started nine  • team went 10-7-4 and advanced to CAA Tournament semifinals • recorded six shots and two shots on goal against William & Mary on Oct. 9 • broke nose in 18 places and lost a front tooth in early season game and missed six contests • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll.

Four-year starter at Unionville High School • played for Joe Ratsiewicz • helped lead the team to four Ches-Mont league titles • was a team captain her junior and senior seasons • named first team All-Ches-Mont her final three seasons and was an honorable mention all-area selection those seasons as well • also a two-year letterwinner in track and field • set school record in the 300m hurdles, was a district qualifier, and all-area second team • member of the National Honor Society • graduated in the top five percent of her class • earned distinguished honors and was a member of the Spanish Honor Society.

Allegra Kathryn Gray • daughter of Ed and Francine Paluch • born Jan. 26, 1993 • honor student as a statistics major with a minor in economics at Delaware • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee • member of National College Athlete Honor Society • has worked as UD Honors Program orientation assistant and worked in risk management with the Chase Leadership Development Program during the summers • has one older brother • began playing soccer at the age of five • also enjoys swimming and playing tennis • mother was her biggest influence and dedicated all her time to driving her to games and practice and supporting her • chose Delaware for its beautiful campus and excellent academic reputation • once owned four llamas • team representative to Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) • served as a Blue Hen mentor, volunteered with the SPCA, and was a member of the UD Appellate Board of Student Conduct.


Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots
2014 17/16 0 0 0 4
2013 19/19 0 1
1 6
2012 17/17 0 0 0 8
2011 13/9 0 0 0 6
 TOTALS 66/61 0 1
1 24

Points: 1 vs. College of Charleston (10/25/13)
Assists: 1 vs. College of Charleston (10/25/13)
Shots: 2 vs. Rutgers (8/30/13); William & Mary (10/9/11)

Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Chester, Pa.
High School: Unionville
Major: Statistics
Experience: 3 Letters
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