Nagel finishes highest among current Spartans; former Spartan All-American Laura Kueny ties for fourth.
2013-14 - Sophomore
Shot a 260 (89-85-86) to tie for 89th place at the Mary Fossum Invitational . . . Placed eighth at the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship (May 9-11) in Port St. Lucie, Florida, with a 241 (80-84-77).
Tied for 41st in stroke play at the Michigan Women's Amateur at Walnut Hills Country Club . . . Tied for 51st at the GAM Women's Championship at Gull Lake Country Club . . . Competed in the Michigan PGA Women's Open, tying for 83rd place.
2012-13 - Red-shirt Freshman
Tied for 92nd at the Mary Fossum Invitational in her only appearance of the season.
Tied for 56th at the Michigan PGA Women's Open . . . Also competed in the Michigan Women's Amateur and the GAM Championhip.
Two-time Division 4 All-State selection (2009, 2010) ... Four-time all-league (CAAC-White) selection ... Named to the Lansing State Journal Dream Team as a junior (2009) and senior (2010) ... Three-time all-league academic selection ... Helped lead Lansing Catholic Central to the state championship as a senior by placing eighth at the 2010 Michigan Lower Peninsula Division 4 Finals ... Medaled in the CAAC White League Championship as a senior ... Finished in the top five in all dual and tournament matches in 2010 ... Nine-hole average as a senior was 39.5, and her 18-hole average was 81.4 ... Placed eighth at the 2009 Michigan LP Division 4 Finals as LCC placed third ... Carded the second-best score on the team to help LCC to a third-place finish at the 2008 Michigan LP Division 3 Finals held at Forest Akers West on the campus of MSU ... As a freshman, was a member of the starting lineup as LCC placed fourth at the 2007 Michigan LP Division 3 Finals at Forest Akers East.
Engineering major ... Member of National Honor Society ... Valedictorian and graduated high school with a 4.0 GPA.
GETTING TO KNOW MACKENZIE JOHNSON
Anything with pasta
What superhero power would you have if you could choose one?
When did you first start playing golf?
5 years old
What course did you learn to play on?
Four Winds Golf Club in East Lansing
Ryder Course in Port St. Lucie, FL
Favorite golf memory?
My favorite golf memory is when I hit a hole-in-one during a high school
How do you mark your golf ball and why?
I mark it with two red dots above the "Titleist" name. Not many people
use red markings so it makes it easier for me to know which ball is
mine, and I like using bright colors in general.
Best thing about playing golf at MSU is...
The best thing about playing golf at MSU is that I have the privilege of
being on a team with some of the most talented golfers and coaches in
Remember the Titans
Favorite TV show?
Favorite club and why?
9 iron because it is always reliable and I have a lot of control over
Favorite thing to do besides golf?
Go to the beach
What's on your iPod right now?
Favorite article of clothing?
T-shirt/tank top and shorts
I first beat my Mom or Dad in golf at the age of...
What's your major and why?
Environmental Engineering because I am really passionate about
preserving the environment for future generations, and I would like to
work for the Department of Environmental Quality or the EPA.
In 10 years, I will be...
A successful environmental engineer with a family.
Italy or Australia
If I could play any course in the world, it would be...