#15 Mackenzie Buchelt
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Lisle|
2015: Appeared in seven games as a junior, making a pair of starts at third base ... drew two walks and scored a run Mar. 14 against Niagara ... started and scored a run, drew a walk and stole a base Mar. 15 versus Saint Peter's ... handled five chances, all assists, without committing an error.
2014: Saw action in four games during her sophomore season, starting at first base three times ... drew a walk Mar. 12 at Hawai'i ... converted 12 chances in the field (11 putouts, one assist) without an error.
2013: Appeared in one game for the Crusaders as a freshman ... pinch-hit for Valpo at Stetson on Mar. 10.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Lions ... earned All-Area accolades in each of her final two seasons ... named team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... also was named to the Chicago Tribune Top 100 all three seasons ... a four-time All-Conference honoree ... helped Lions to a fourth-place finish in the state as a junior ... set school record for home runs in a single season as a senior ... played at the Chicago Bulls/Sox Academy for seven years, helping squad win 16U ASA Metros in 2010 ... was a part of team which finished 11th at ASA Gold Nationals in 2012 ... also earned one letter in basketball.
Personal: Mackenzie is the daughter of Bill and Nicole Buchelt ... major is management.