Grace Brown scored 24 career goals and tallied 20 career assists as a defender at Iowa City High under Coach Michael Prunty. Brown was a three-time Team MVP and three-time team captain. She made first-team all-state in 2016 and 2017, while earning class valedictorian status with a 4.0 grade-point average. In addition to soccer, Brown achieved all-conference honors in volleyball, softball and track. She also played basketball at Iowa City.
Brown has club experience at Alliance Soccer Club, Davis Legacy Soccer Club and Iowa ODP 1998. She helped Davis Legacy Soccer Club to the national title in 2016. Alliance Soccer Club won the State Cup in 2012 and 2016, while placing second at the State Cup in 2013, 2014 and 2015. Iowa ODP was crowned Region II champions in 2014 and 2015, while taking runner-up honors at the national championship in 2015.
Grace is the daughter of Greg and Kristen Brown, and was born on Aug. 16, 1998. She has one sister, Claire, and one brother, Colton. Grace has not declared a major at Nebraska.
Brown on Nebraska
“I felt that Nebraska was the best academic and athletic fit. I loved how committed the coaches and staff are to not only making me the best soccer player I can be, but also the best person. The Nebraska family was very welcoming.”