Mackenzie Hornstra
Mackenzie Hornstra
Birth Date: 07/17/1997
Year: Junior
Hometown: Naperville, Ill.
High School: Neuqua Valley High School
Events: Free, Breast

2017-18: At the MAC Championships, recorded season-best times in the 50 free with a time of 24.42, in the 200 free relay with a time of 1:32.98… Recorded season-best times at the TYR Invitational with a 100 free time of 53.53, a 200 breaststroke time of 2:19.55, and a 400 free relay time of 3:28.80… Recorded a season-best 100 breaststroke time of 1:05.81 against Bowling Green… Recorded a season-best time against Marshall in the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:46.21 and against Ball State in the 400 medley relay with a time of 3:58.04.

2016-17: Swam in all 10 meets… Best finish was first in the 200 breaststroke against Youngstown State with a time of 2:24.30… Best time in the 50 freestyle came at the MAC Championships with a time of 24.07… Best time in the 100 freestyle came at the Marshall Invite and was good enough for 10th, at 54.90… Best time in the 100 backstroke was 1:07.67 against Youngstown State, good enough for third… Best time in the 100 Breaststroke was 1:04.05 at the MAC Championships… Best time in the 200 breaststroke was 2:19.74, also at the MAC Championships.

2015-16: Swam in 11 meets... Best finish was against Duquesne on Jan. 22 where she placed first in the 200-yard breast in 2:23.60... Best time in the 50-yard free came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 25 where she placed 29th in 24.07... Best time in the 100-yard free came at the Marshall Invitational on Feb. 6 where she placed third in 52.99... Best time in the 100-yard back came at the Marshall Invitational on Feb. 5 where she placed fifth in 59.39... Best time in the 100-yard breast came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 26 where she placed 18th in 1:05.82... Best time in the 200-yard breast came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 27 where she placed 12th in 2:19.42... Best time in the 200-yard IM came against BGSU on Oct. 24 where she placed ninth in 2:16.12.

Prior to Ohio:
Four-year letter winner in Swimming under Coaches Brandon King and Jason Niforatos at Neuqua Valley… Lettered one year in water polo… Won a State Championship in the medley relay her senior year… Led team to a 3rd place finish at State her Sophomore year… Swam for Fox Valley Club Team under Coach Dave Krotiak… Won the Sportsmanship award in 2013.

Personal: Daughter of Tom and Tu Hornstra… Has two siblings, Andrew and Stephanie… Plans to major in Marketing.