October 17, 2017
Rice Makes College Decision
McKenzie Rice, a member of the Countryside YMCA National Team, has given her verbal commitment to attend University of Akron.
“"I'm very excited to announce my verbal commitment to the University of Akron! I felt instantly welcomed by the team and coaches on campus and believe that Akron will provide me with the perfect environment and programs to continue my academic studies and pursue my goals in the future."
McKenzie is coming off a breakout year in 2016-2017. After She won the High School Classic in the 1650 by over 13 seconds, She finished 13th at Short Course YMCA Nationals. This summer she finished 7th in the 1500 free, 11th in the 800 free and 15th in the 400 free
Way to go McKenzie on a great decision and accomplishment.