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Photos from the 2012 MAAC Women's Basketball quarterfinal game vs. Niagara.
The Loyola University Maryland celebrated Senior Day against Marist on February, 26, 2012.
#22 - Miriam McKenzie
2011-12 (Senior): Became second player in Greyhound history to be named to All-MAAC First Team in three-straight seasons... Finished her career ranked fourth with 1,398 career points and seventh with 722 career rebounds... Ranked second on the team and fifth in the MAAC with 14.4 points per game... First on the team and second in the conference with 8.4 rebounds per game... Registered sixth double-double of the season with 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. Marist (2/26)... Had double-double with 10 points and a season-high 13 rebounds at Fairfield (2/24)... Notched 19 points and eight rebounds at Iona (2/19)... Scored a game-high 18 points on seven-of-12 shooting, scoring eight points in the final 3:20 to pace Loyola to a win over Fairfield (2/12)... Had a double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds to go with four assista and four steals in a win against Iona (2/10)... Grabbed eight rebounds and had four assists vs. Rider (2/4)... Posted a team-high 22 points to go with nine rebounds and three assists in 39 minutes against Canisius (2/2)... Scored 10 points and pulled down seven rebounds at Niagara (1/29)... Posted a career-high 25 points while grabbing 10 rebounds in win at Manhattan (1/22)... Notched double-double with 16 points and 12 boards at Marist (1/20)... Had 10 points and eight rebounds vs. Siena (1/15)... Scored team-high 21 points, including 16 in the first half, while grabbing eight rebounds against Saint Peter's (1/13)... Recorded her second double-double of the season with a game-high 21 points and 12 rebounds at Rider (1/9)... Scored game-high 19 points while grabbing seven rebounds and dishing out five assists at Siena (1/7)... Had team-high 11 rebounds to go with eight points vs. Manhattan (1/4)... Notched 11 points and five rebounds vs. Niagara (1/2)... Scored 11 points and grabbed nine rebounds in her first game back after missing the previous three at Towson (12/29)... Scored a team-high 15 points while registering a career-best six steals at Lehigh (12/5)... Had a game-high 18 points (11 in the second half) in a win over Army (12/3)... Scored six points and grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds in a win over Howard (11/27)... Had her 10th career double-double, scoring a game-high 19 points and pulling down 12 rebounds vs. UMBC (11/22)... Scored 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds in 37 minutes at Pittsburgh (11/18)... Led the team with 20 points, scoring 15 of the team's final 19 while grabbing eight rebounds in a win over Navy (11/13)... Scored seven points and had two rebounds at Maryland (11/11)... Preseason All-MAAC First Team selection.
2010-11 (Junior): Named to All-MAAC First Team... Two-time MAAC Player of the Week... Named to 2010-11 Spark Energy MAAC All-Tournament Team... Started 33 games for Loyola as a junior... Led the team with 14.3 points and 7.4 rebounds per game... Scored in double-figures in 27 of her 33 games... Was second on the team in free throw percentage at 72.1% (98-136)... Notched seven double-doubles... Scored 1,000th career point in MAAC Championship game against Marist (3/7)... Scored career-high 23 points three times in 11 days (2/12-2/23)... Had a career-high 15 rebounds against La Salle (11/14).
2009-10 (Sophomore): Named to the All-MAAC First Team...Played and started in all 30 games for the Greyhounds...Played in 1,011 minutes, an average of 33.7 a game...Scored 501 points and shot 73-percent from the free-throw line...Had 228 rebounds, 85 assists, 11 blocks and 35 steals...Scored a career-high 23 points against La Salle (11/3) on nine field goals...Had 11 rebounds on four occasions, last coming against Niagara (2/21)... Played in a career-high 43 minutes against Canisius (2/6), making 10 three pointers...Made 10-of-11 free throws against Saint Peter's (2/1)...Had four steals on two occasions, last coming against the Peahens.
2008-2009 (Freshman): Averaged 5.0 points and 2.8 rebounds per game in nine contests... Pulled down five rebounds against Maryland (12/9)... Had 11 points in just 12 minutes against Rider (12/7)... Scored six points against Mount St. Mary's (12/1)... Scored nine points and pulled down five rebounds, three offensive, against Towson (11/19)... Had five rebounds and blocked two shots against South Florida (11/16)... Knocked down her only three pointer of the game and was 3-of-5 from the field, scoring 10, in her collegiate debut... Also had three rebounds, two on the offensive glass.
High School: Attended Oakland Mills High School in Columbia, Md...Earned MaxPreps All-America honors following her stellar senior season... The publication ranked her as one of the top 30 players in the Class of 2008... Averaged 28 points and 13 rebounds as a senior... Named the area Player of the Year by the Baltimore Examiner, The Baltimore Sun, Howard County Times and the Columbia Flier... Also earned All-Area First Team honors from those four publications and was a member of the Washington Post All-Metro First Team... Finalist for the Gatorade Maryland Girls' Basketball Player of the Year... Named Howard County Player of the Year by the coaches... Scored 634 points, had 21 double-doubles and four triple-doubles as a senior... Became the school's all-time leading scorer as a senior, finishing with 1,744 points... Came within 35 points of the Howard County scoring record... Had 981 rebounds during Oakland Mills career... Participated in two all-star games, playing for the Maryland All-Star Team against the Pennsylvania All-Stars and was a member of the Howard County Team in the Howard-Montgomery County All-Star Classic... Has dual nationality in the United States and Guyana and has played internationally for the Guyanese National Team... Played for Coach Seth Willingham at Oakland Mills... Member of the Maryland Magic AAU program.
Personal:Miriam Ruth McKenzie... Born in Staten Island, New York... Daughter of Ewan and Wynette McKenzie... Has four sisters, Monique, Alicia, Tameka and Rachel...Majoring in communications with a specialization in journalism.