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MacKenzie Lawrence
MacKenzie Lawrence
Year: Junior
Hometown: Leawood, Kan.
High School: Phillips Exeter Academy
Position: Foil
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Mather

Junior (2016-17):
Earned a 44-43 overall record for the season ... Finished 21st at the NCAA Championship, earning six wins ... Finished sixth at NCAA Regionals, posting a 13-9 record and a plus-23 touch differential ... Tallied a 4-2 decision at the Beanpot Tournament, including a 2-1 mark against Brandeis ... Earned three wins at the Ivy League Championships ... Tallied a 4-0 record against NYU and Tufts, adding 12 to her overall touch differential … Went 4-5 at the St. John’s Invitational ... Earned a team-best 2-0 sweep against Wellesely on Dec. 7, also adding 10 points to her touch differential ... Led the foil squad with a +22 touch differential and 8-1 record at the Tradition Tournament. 

Sophomore (2015-16):
Finished 14th at the NCAA Championships with a 10-13 record ... Recorded 11th place in the Penn State Open (Nov. 7-8) ... Posted an 8-1 record in the Tradition Tournament at Sacred Heart (Dec. 6) ... Assisted Harvard in capturing a share of the Ivy League Championship title with her 7-5 mark (Feb. 6-7) ... Finished the Beanpot with an even 2-2 mark assisting Harvard in winning the title (Feb. 10) ... Finished 13th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals with a 7-5 record (March 13).

Freshman (2014-15):
Holds a 42-39 overall record with a +10 indicator ... Went 6-6 in collegiate debut at the St. John's Invitational ... Led Harvard's foil fencers with a 9-8 record at the Ivy League Round Robins ... Went undefeated at 6-0 at the Beanpot ... Finished fourth at the NCAA Northeast Regional, ending with a 15-8 record ... Competed at the NCAA Championships, finishing 20th with a 6-17 record and -35 indicator.

Before Harvard:
Earned a team silver medal at the Summer Nationals in 2013 … Captured bronze in the Division 1A division at the 2013 Summer Nationals … Finished 18th at the Junior Olympics in 2012 … In 2011, took 16th at the Junior Olympics … Served as the co-head of the fencing club as a senior … USFA All-Academic first team selection in 2011 … Worked as the Admission Head Tour Guide and Communications Manager of Women in Math and Science at Phillips Exeter in 2013-14 … Her father, Willie Edward Lawrence, Jr., graduated from Harvard in 1979 and Harvard Medical School in 1983 while her mother, Sandra ’85, graduated from Harvard Business School.

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