Mary Alice grew up in North Carolina and began playing lacrosse going into 4th grade. She played club lacrosse for Major Force and was a 4 year varsity team member at Myers Park High School. Mary Alice committed to play D1 lacrosse at Villanova University and played in 9 games her freshman year. After her freshman year, she transferred to American University where she now is the starting goalie. In the 2022 season she claimed patriot league goalkeeper of the week twice and received patriot league honorable mentions twice as well. Mary Alice intends to major in interdisciplinary studies with pre-med requisites and hopes to go to graduate school for medicine or law.