Makheila MacDonald

San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Emmaus HS '14



Neurobiology, Physiology & Behavior

EMMAUS HS '14: Earned four field hockey and lacrosse letters... Received field hockey All-American and All-State Academic honors... Captured Lehigh Valley Conference and District XI field hockey championships all four seasons... Emmaus High School (Pennsylvania) also collected a PIAA State Championship in 2009... Participated in her school's Spanish National Honors andNational Honor Society for three and four years respectively... Her field hockey team won 102 out of 106 games played throughout her high school career.

PERSONAL: Born in La Jolla, California... Parents are Zaida MacDonald and Brian Hayward... Majoring in neurobiology, physiology & behavior...She isthe oldest of three children; Daniel and Isabella are her younger brother and sister... Enjoys listening to music... Winning a state title during her freshman season is her career athletic highlight... Most people do not know that she lived in four states (California, Hawai'i, Alaska and Pennsylvania) before arriving to UC Davis... Would like to become a veterinarian before turning 30... Chose UC Davis for its location... Emma Watson is her favorite actress... Her dad is her non-sports hero... Would like to visit Bali... Kissing the net is her superstition.