Grace Sokolow is in her second season as the assistant women’s soccer coach at Austin College in 2016. She previously served as an assistant boys’ and girls’ soccer coach at her alma mater, Chaparral High School (Colo.).

Grace attended Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.), graduating with Departmental Honors in Women’s Studies in May of 2009. Grace was a four-year player and two-year starter for the Brewers, who compete in the highly competitive Liberty League (NCAA Division III).

After college, Grace earned a Master of Arts in American Studies from Lehigh University (Bethlehem, Pa.) in 2011, and a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, Calif.) in 2015.

Grace holds a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “D” License, an Advanced National Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA), and is an accredited interscholastic instructor of both soccer and strength and conditioning. This year she also earned a Premiere Diploma from the NSCAA, now known as United Soccer Coaches (USC).