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16 Makenzie Elder
16 - Makenzie Elder
Height: 6-0
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Overland Park, Kan.
High School: Saint Thomas Aquinas
Position: OH


  • Played in 35 matches
  • Led the team with 58 aces (0.54 per set)
  • Recorded 165 digs (1.53 per set) on the season
  • Tallied 11 digs, five aces and three kills against Carnegie Mellon
  • Served up a season-best seven aces versus Benedictine
  • Posted six aces versus Washington-St. Louis (10/5)


  • Major: International Studies
  • Played four years of volleyball in high school
  • Team captain
  • Second Team All-East Kansas League
  • Third Team Academic All-American (top 24)
  • Graduated summa cum laude
  • Highest honor roll each semester
  • Social studies student of the year
  • National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society