Grace Goodbarn
Grace Goodbarn
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 859-281-3691
Email: ggoodbarn@transy.edu

Goodbarn joins the Transylvania field hockey coaching staff for her second season in 2017 as assistant coach. During her first year, Goodbarn served as the primary offensive coach, helping the team improve its offensive production during the 2016 season; following her arrival to Lexington the Pioneers scored 18 additional goals and received 58 more penalty corners than the previous season.

Before coming to Transylvania Goodbarn played at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. As a four-year starter, Goodbarn led the team to two regular season North Coast Athletic Conference championships, three NCAC tournament championships, and three NCAA Tournament appearances, including a trip the Final Four in 2012.

Individually she was a two-time NFHCA All-American, four-time NFHCA All-region selection, four-time NCAC first team selection, and the 2015 NCAC co-player of the year. She also holds the school record for most games started in a career (84).

A Colorado native, Goodbarn double majored at Depauw in History and Political Science and is currently pursuing a master's degree in public administration.