UCLA Women's Water Polo BIO
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Mackenzie Barr
Player Profile:
Mackenzie Barr 1764424
Position: Utility
Height: 5'10"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei
Experience: High School

USA Water Polo, Summer 2015
Won gold with the USA Water Polo Women's Junior National Team at the FINA Junior World Championships ... Scored 15 goals throughout the tournament, including five in the opener versus Mexico.  

2015
Earned ACWPC All-America honorable mention honors ... Played in 28 games with 24 starts ... Scored 35 goals, including a season-high of four against Long Beach State (1/25) ... Recorded 11 multi-goal games on the season and netted two against Stanford in the NCAA championship game ... Also tallied 11 assists and 24 earned exclusions on offense ... On defense, she recorded 31 steals and eight blocks. 

2014
Selected to the MPSF All-Newcomer Team ... Played in all 32 games with one start ... Scored 25 goals, including a career-high of four against Concordia in her first college game ... 12 of her 25 goals were scored off counter-attacks ... Scored four goals in three NCAA Tournament games ... Recorded 12 assists and 15 earned exclusions during the season ... Also added 21 steals and 11 field blocks on defense ... Voted MPSF Newcomer of the Week, Jan. 20 after scoring eight goals in the UCLA Invitational ... Earned a spot on the Winter Quarter DHR.

High School
Four-year letterwinner as a center at Mater Dei HS for coaches Chris Segesman and Mike Collins ... Four-year MVP for the Monarchs ... Four-time MVP of the Trinity League ... Three-time all-county, All-CIF in Divisions I and II ... Division II Player of the Year ... In her career, she scored 471 goals, made 225 steals and recorded 140 assists ... Is the first female water polo player in Mater Dei history to have her cap number retired.
Club
Played for the United and Set Clubs ... Won a gold medal at the Jr. Olympics ... Also a member of the 2012 FINA U.S. World Championships Junior National Team ... 2013 Junior National Team MVP.

Personal
Has an older brother Ryan, who plays baseball at the University of Portland... Chose UCLA because "it is the perfect fit for who I am and who I want to be" ... Lists her greatest thrill as playing in the 2012 CIF Championship game ... Admires multi-gold medalist Michael Phelps for his humility ... Full name is Mackenzie Rae Barr ... Born in Mission Viejo, CA ... Majoring in geography/environmental studies.

 

Mackenzie Barr's Career Statistics
Year GP/GS G ATT PCT AST STL BLK EE
2014 32/1 25 59 .424 12 21 11 15
2015 28/24 35 75 .467 11 31 8 24
2016 4/4 8 17 .471 2 4 2 2
Totals 60/25 68 151 .450 25 56 21 41

 

 

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