Tory Wallace attended Pymble Ladie's College in Sydney where she participated in rowing and netball. Her team won first in final 4 at the Australian Rowing Championships and 1st Division A at Head of the Yarra. Wallace was awarded the Most Improved Player award for netball her junior year of high school. In addition to athletics, Wallace was a volunteer on Special Olypics Sports Day and was a member of Red Kite Committee.
Tory Wallace is the daughter of Richard and Anne and has 2 sisters. Her cousin, Wallace Cook, attended Dartmouth and played lacrosse and field hockey.