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Amber McKenzie

Louisville, Kentucky

Three-time AAC performer for the Tar Heels, Two-time Women’s Lacrosse World Cup winner

Playing for Community Foundation of Carroll County (opens in new tab)

Personal: Co-Chairperson of Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse’s Player Executive Committee … married her husband, Norval, in 2014 … couple has two sons, Storm and Bolt … currently serves as a co-director for Sound Lacrosse in Newtown, Conn. … husband played football at Vanderbilt University from 2001-04 and currently serves as a running backs coach and run game coordinator for the Commodores … hobbies include traveling, reading and running. 

Height 5' 4"
Hometown Westminster, Maryland

Career Stats

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