NAME: Mackenzie Margroum
SCHOOL: Notre Dame Academy
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Being accepted into the U.S. Naval Academy
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'2", 160 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Fort Thomas, Ky.
PARENTS: Bill & Kim
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Grandparents, Parents, Coaches
FUTURE GOAL: Individual state champion, Patriot League champion
All-American swimmer and team captain Mackenzie Margroum is the defending regional champion in 4 events -- 2 individual events (50 freestyle, 100 freestyle) and 2 relay events (200 freestyle relay, 400 freestyle relay). She is also a 3-time Kentucky state swimming championships in relay events.
As a freshman, Mackenzie was on the 2010 state champion 200 medley relay team, and as a sophomore she was on the 2011 state champion 200 medley relay team and the 400 freestyle relay team, both of which won in state records times.
Mackenzie also has 10 regional championships in relay and individual events, and has received numerous honors, including 1st team all-NKY, all-region and all-state recognition.
A great student and member of National Honor Society, she also swims for the Northern Kentucky Clippers. Mackenzie is active in community service and has committed to swim next year at the U.S. Naval Academy. She plans to attend law school, and participate in the Judge Advocate General (JAG) program.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Mackenzie focuses on every detail when she swims and is constantly challenging herself to improve. Her determination and commitment combined with her strong work ethic have propelled her to the top of the sport."
— Emily Maier Knoll, Swimming Coach
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