Mackenzi Sturtz
Mackenzi Sturtz
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Marion, N.Y.
High School: Marion
Major: Graphic Design
Events: Jumps

2014 Outdoor (Freshman): Placed third in high jump at the Horizon League Championships clearing a height of 1.63 meters…set a season-best in the high jump with a leap of 1.65 meters at the Jesse Owens Classic…registered a season-best 4.81m long jump and 9.72m triple jump at the Coastal Carolina Invitational...earned her first letter.

2014 Indoor (Freshman): Won the Horizon League Championship in the high jump clearing a neight of 1.69 meters...had the same height as Valpo's Jazmin Taylor, but cleared it on an earlier attempt...season-best performance in the high jump was 1.70m at the Alex Wilson Invitational...had a long jump of 4.71 meters at the YSU College Invitational...had a triple jump of 9.79m at the YSU College Invite...earned her first letter.

High School: In 2013 placed fourth at the New York State Indoor Championships at 5-6 in the high jump…was first in high jump at the Indoor State Qualifier at 5-6…finished 12th in the high jump with a jump of 5’1 at the NYSPHSAA State Championships…in 2012, reached the New York State Indoor Championships in the high jump and placed fourth at 5-5…went to the New Balance High School Indoor Nationals and placed 18th at 5-5.35…at the New York State Track and Field Outdoor Championships and finished fourth with a jump of 5-4…made the All-Greater Rochester Team four times, won the Bill White Award twice, was the Most Valuable Field Athlete four times and won the Coaches Award once…individual record in high jump is 5-6…eight-time letterwinner…also played volleyball…was on the National Honor Society and was a Honor Roll student.

Personal: Daughter of Jeff and Kathleen…has a brother, RJ and a sister, Caroline…major is Graphic Design with a minor in Business Administration.