Mckenzie Kuehlewind
Mckenzie Kuehlewind
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lancaster, NY
High School: Lancaster
Events: Throws

2015-2016: 3rd in weight throw at Zips Invitational with a distance of 17.08m… Indoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC… 1st in hammer throw with a distance of 47.96m at Jim Thorpe Classic… Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC.

2014-15: Threw season-best marks of 13.97m and 17.06m in the indoor shot put and weight throw and 14.14m and 44.77m in the outdoor shot put and hammer throw, respectively.

High School: Attended Lancaster Central High School...threw for coach George Rak...threw 46'2" in the shot put, 52'11" in the weight and 133'5" in the discus as a senior...earned Scholar Athlete and Prep Talk Awards...was a five-time ECIC and section champion...was a state champion...also played field hockey.

Personal: Born Jan. 18, 1996...daughter of Charles and Patricia Kuehlewind...has brothers, Brandon and Ryan...majoring in biomedical sciences...enjoys country, rock, pop and rap music...chose UB for its great academics and athletics...lists greatest athletic experience as winning the indoor state meet...dreams to win a MAC championship and compete at NCAAs...describes oneself as driven, strong-willed and resourceful...if she could travel anywhere in the world, she'd travel to Ireland.