Mackenzie Bravence

Position Back/Free
Class Freshman
Hometown Overland Park, Kan.
High School Olathe East HS

High School

Four-time letter winner … Three-year second-team all-state … 2016-18 honoree … School record holder in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 57.71 … Finished in fourth place in the 200-yard freestyle (1:54.30) and fifth place in the 100-yard backstroke (57.99) at the 2018 KSHSAA 6A Girls State Swimming & Diving Championships.


Daughter of Dirk and Heather Bravence … Has two older brothers Ben and Hunter … Ten relatives have attended Kansas … Brother, Ben, swam at Minnesota … Uncle, Dave Matthews, played basketball for Kansas … Communication sciences and disorders major … Intends to attend graduate school at Kansas to become a speech pathologist.