||Mary Grace Godfrey
A local product ... came through the Notre
Dame club program (Irish Aquatics) ... one of
more proficient kickers on the team ... her
physical strength will aid her to do well in
sprint events ... is very focused with a deep
love of her teammates, coaches and family ...
very supportive athletic family ... her father,
attended and played football for Michigan ...
he is also a former professional football
player that won a Super Bowl with the New
York Giants ... grandfather was a professional
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Two-time Indiana high school state
runner-up (100 butterfly and 200 freestyle) ...
four-time St. Joseph High School Swimming
MVP ... 2004 Indiana state ESPY Award...2006
Burger King outstanding Indiana female
student-athlete ... NISCA high school
Academic All-American ... Junior National
Qualifier... born September 8, 1987 in New
Jersey ... comes from a family of six children
... daughter of Daria and Chris Godfrey ... her
father graduated from Michigan where he
played football ... he also was a professional
football player that won a Super Bowl with
the Giants ... her mother was a three-time letter
winner as a cheerleader for Michigan ...
her grandfather played professional hockey
... was in the same graduating class as current
Irish women's basketball player Melissa
Lechlitner ... current Irish men's swimmers
David and Louis Cavadini are from the same
area ... plans to enroll in the Mendoza College
of Business in the accounting program ...
enrolled in the First Year of Studies.