Women's Senior National Team




Makenzie Fischer
Makenzie  Fischer

Hometown:
Laguna Beach, CA

Last College:
Stanford 2020

Height:
6-1

Position:
Defender

Birthdate:
03/29/1997

Club:
SET


07/28/2017

USA Women Claim Second Straight FINA World Championship With 13-6 Win Over Spain

Kiley Neushul named title game MVP, Maddie Musselman named tourney MVP

07/20/2017

USA Women Earn Bye To World Championship Quarters With 22-7 Win Over New Zealand

10 different scorers pace attack in earning Group B title

07/11/2017

USA Women's Senior National Team Announces Roster For 2017 FINA World Championships

Seven returning Olympic Gold medalists lead team into action

06/11/2017

USA Women Claim Super Final Gold! 12-6 Win Over Canada Earns Fourth Straight World League Title

Makenzie Fischer named MVP

06/08/2017

Makenzie Fischer's Heroics Lift Team USA Over Russia 13-12 To Win Group Play At World League Super Final

Fischer's two goals in final 37 seconds gives USA the win

06/01/2016

Inside Water ft. Makenzie Fischer

Can't stop, won't stop! Olympic hopeful, Makenzie Fischer has been unstoppable all week in Gouda for the Olympic Qualification tournament. Now, Inside Water explores how the 18 year old got into the sport, what her favorite Olympic memory is and what hobby she enjoys most.

INTERNATIONAL/CLUB
Notched five goals on the way to gold for Team USA at the 2017 FINA World Championships... Tied for second on the team in goals scored with eight scores at the 2017 FINA World League Super Final where Team USA won gold…Logged seven goals in 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...Added six goals in 2016 FINA World League Super Final...Scored 24 goals leading Team USA to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games...Led Team USA to Gold with 13 goals at 2016 FINA Intercontinental Tournament...Posted six goals during Team USA's win at 2015 FINA World Championship...Recorded 10 goals at 2015 Pan American Games with Team USA winning Gold...Led Team USA to Gold in the 2015 FINA Intercontinental tournament contributing 15 goals...Key factor in Team USA winning Gold at 2014 FINA Youth World Championship...Scored five goals in helping USA Senior Team to Gold at 2014 FINA World League Super Final...Tallied six goals en route to Silver at FINA Inter- continental Tournament.

COLLEGE

Competes for Stanford University helping the Cardinal to an NCAA Championship in her freshman season...2nd Team All-American selection…NCAA Tournament All-First Team…Deferred her first year at Stanford to train with Team USA.

HIGH SCHOOL

Attended Laguna Beach High School graduating in 2015...Won CIF-SS Division 1 Championship in 2014 and 2015.

PERSONAL
Join on the team by sister Aria...Father, Erich, competed for Team USA at the 1992 Olympic Games.

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2017 FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BUDAPEST, HUNGARY, 1ST PLACE
  • 2017 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, SHANGHAI, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES, RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL, 1ST PLACE
  • 2016 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, SHANGHAI, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2016 OLYMPIC QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT, GOUDA, NETHERLANDS, 1ST PLACE
  • 2016 FINA WOMEN'S INTERCONTINENTAL TOURNAMENT, LEWISVILLE, TX, 1ST PLACE
  • 2015 FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, KAZAN, RUSSIA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2015 PAN AMERICAN GAMES, TORONTO, CANADA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2015 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, SHANGHAI, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2015 FINA INTERCONTINENTAL TOURNAMENT, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, 1ST PLACE
  • 2014 FINA YOUTH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, MADRID, SPAIN 1ST PLACE
  • 2014 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, KUNSHAN, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
  • 2014 FINA INTERCONTINENTAL TOURNAMENT, RIVERSIDE, CA, 2ND PLACE
  • 2013 FINA JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, VOLOS, GREECE, 1ST PLACE
FUN FACTS
Pregame Ritual: Listen to music, Stretch, Hang out with teammates.
Favorite Quote: "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can't Lose" -Friday Night Lights
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Rocky Road
Favorite Chain restaurant): Panera
Favorite Reality TV Show: Survivor
If You Had To Make An Ipod Playlist Named After Yourself, What Would It Be?: Fish Tunes
And What Would Be The First Song?: "Classic" MKTO
Where Do You See Yourself 10 Years From Now?: Hopefully not living in my parents garage.
If You Couldn't Play Water Polo, What Sport Would You Play?" Soccer
Role Model: My dad (Erich Fischer)
Athletic Inspiration: Mia Hamm
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