Lacey Tucker
Lacey Tucker
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Swansboro, N.C.
High School: Swansboro

Honors and Awards


  • ITA Scholar-Athlete (2017)

  • ODAC All-Academic Team (2017, '18)
  • Whiteman Scholar-Athlete Award, Sweet Briar (2018)

 

As a Sophomore (2017-18)


  • Finished with a 3-9 singles record, with a 5-14 doubles record

  • Was 1-0 at No. 1 doubles

  • Earned first conference singles victory over Megan Kimpel of Guilford

  • First collegiate doubles win came with partner Lexi Culley against Gabi Osterman and Bianca Torres of Heidelberg

  • Earned first conference doubles win with Culley against Lakshmi Premysler and Megan Kimpel of Guilford

  • Also played soccer for Sweet Briar in the fall of 2017

 

As a First-Year (2016-17)


  • Posted a 2-3 singles record and 0-1 mark in doubles play

  • First collegiate singles win came against Casey Hawkins of Ferrum

  • Also played soccer for Sweet Briar in the fall of 2016

 

High School


  • Played three years of varsity soccer, four years total, at Swansboro High School

  • Soccer team was the NCHSA 3A State Runner-Up in 2015

  • Also played two years of varsity basketball and volleyball for the Pirates

 

Personal


  • Daughter of Neva and Lance Tucker

  • Has two siblings

  • Majoring in Engineering Science, with a minor in Mathematics

 

Getting to Know Lacey


  • Favorite Movie: Marvel’s The Avengers

  • Favorite Musician: Taylor Swift

  • Favorite Foods: Chicken and Rice

  • Favorite Quote: “Don’t give up, don’t ever give up.” - Jimmy Valvano

  • Enjoys kayaking and paddle boarding

  • Member of QV’s and Falls on Nose

  • Career Ambition: Biomedical Engineer