Mackenzie Hance of Lake High School is this week's 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week.
Mackenzie is a member of the Blue Streaks girls basketball team who just wrapped up their regular season 5-10, and are getting ready to start tournament play Saturday against Louisville. Mackenzie who is a junior has lettered in basketball all three years of high school and was the leading scorer in 2016 and 2017.
Even as an Junior Mackenzie knows the importance of leadership. " Being a junior I just really want to be a leader for the younger girls on the team." Mackenzie is also a leader off the court as part of the mentor program at Lake where she volunteers her time to help younger students at the school.
Health Tech is Mackenzie's favorite subject in school but wants to learn more about the medical field before fully committing to studying it in college.