Five Nittany Lions to compete in the zone diving qualifiers
2013-14 (Freshman Year)
Competed in five meets, as well as the Big Ten Championships and NCAA Zone Diving ... Ranked first on the squad on the three-meter board ... Paced the team in the three-meter event at NCAA Zone A Diving Championships (3/11) with a score of 223.70 ... Put together a 10th-place score in the prelims of the NCAA Zone A Championships (3/10) with a six-dive one-meter score of 237.10 ... Took 16th overall in the one-meter with a combined score of 441.75 ... Took first place in the three-meter event at the St. Bonaventure/Towson tri-meet (2/1) with a score of 276.00 ... Had career-highs on the one-meter dive (264.38) and three-meter dive (299.85) at the Navy Dual (1/25).
A diver at Northwest High School and head coach Lynn Meier ... Selected as team captain during her junior and senior seasons ... Was named team MVP all four years for the Jaguars ... Finished second at the 2013 Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association State Diving Championships and was an All-State selection ... Owns all three school diving records ... Competed for the Montgomery Diving Club ... Qualified for the Age Group Nationals (Platform) in 2011 ... Was a Zone Diving Qualifier on the one- and three-meter boards in 2012 and 2013.
Full name is Mackenzie Maier Cornell ... Born in Washington, D.C. on March 15, 1995 ... Parents are Cuyler and Courtney Cornell ... Has one sister, Catherine.