Mackenzie Fink

Roller Sports

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

Team USA Years: 

  • 2013
  • 2014

Hometown and Current Residence:  Temecula, CA

When did you begin playing hockey: I began playing hockey In 2008, at age 8.

Current skating club/ Coaches name:  

  • Temecula Valley High School, Coach Jim McCann
  • TVIHA Warriors, Coach Nick Zenzola
  • Pandemonium, Coach Jeffrey Manning

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

High school attended:  Temecula Valley High School

Location of high school: Temecula, CA

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years):  I currently play as the only girl on the TVHS JV Hockey Team and also play on the JV Girls Lacrosse team.

ACCOMPLISHMENT HIGHLIGHTS

Pan American/World Games/International Experience:

  • 2013 FIRS World Championships
  • 2013 AAU Jr. Olympics Women’s 18U Team USA

Team USA hockey awards, honors and statistics: 

  • Member of the 2013 Gold Medal Jr. Women’s Team USA
  • Member of the 2013 Silver Medal Women’s 18U Team USA

Other awards, honors, and statistics in hockey: 

  • 2014 “Charging Bear” Award for TVHS JV Hockey Team,
  • 2013 TVIHA Middle School Hockey League MVP
  • 2013 TMS Middle School Hockey Team MVP
  • 2012 Member of Team Southern California – ’99 for State Wars Championship series in St. Louis, MO.

Other sports you currently participate in: Lacrosse

GOAL HIGHLIGHTS

Life Goals:  My life goal is to succeed in all that I do.  I am focused on moving on to a college outside of California after high school graduation.   Studying out of State will provide me with an opportunity to see and experience other areas of the United States.

Career goals:  I hope to work in the Entertainment Industry.

Future goals you hope to obtain as a hockey player:  I hope to continue playing with Team USA.  Starting at such a young age with Team USA gives me an opportunity to continue to grow and develop as a player.  As well, I hope to eventually continue my hockey career while playing for a college program.

FAVORITES SPOTLIGHT

Favorite sports figure: NHL San Jose Sharks, Patrick Marleau

Favorite food before a competition:  Bananas and Sports Bars

Favorite music to listen to during training or competition:  Top 40 Hits

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be:  Spontaneous

What makes you a unique and special person:  My ability to work with all personality types as well as my ability to easily adapt to a variety of situations.

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why:  My mom, because she is driven, motivational, and supports me in everything I do.

 

FAMILY HIGHLIGHTS

Father’s name:  Scott E. Fink

Father’s occupation:  Sports Photographer

Mother’s name:  Kathy M. Fink

Mother’s occupation:  Elementary Teacher

Brother: Jake Fink