Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#18 McKenzie Jacobson
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'7"
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
High School: Clovis West H.S.
Experience: 1 Letter
Career Stats Career Stats

As a Redshirt Sophomore (2015): Second on the team with a .271 hitting percentage on a career-high 458 total swings … Also second on the team with 0.90 blocks/set … One of three Wildcats to appear in every set during the season (124), tied for the fourth-highest single-season total in school history … Averaged 1.65 kills/set … Notched a career-high 22 solo blocks to go along with 89 block assists (second on the team) … Was in on 11 blocks in Arizona’s four-set victory over Cal (11/1), a career high and the 11th-most blocks by an individual in a four-set match in 2015 in the NCAA … The 11 blocks vs. Cal also marked the sixth-most total blocks in a four-set match in Arizona history … Played the match of her career vs. Texas State when she needed just 16 attacks to net 12 kills, tying her for third in Arizona history in single-match hitting percentage (minimum 12 kills) with a .750 mark … A Pac-12 all-academic honorable mention selection … Had 10-plus kills in six matches including a career-high 12 thrice (Texas State, 8/29; California, 10/2, Washington State, 11/6) … Tied for the team lead with 11 matches with five or more blocks.

As a Redshirt Freshman (2014): A Pac-12 all-freshman honorable mention performer … Saw action in 59 sets over 22 matches on the season … Led the team with a .311 hitting percentage on 190 swings … Sixth on the team with 85 kills (1.44/set) … Second on the team with 0.80 blocks per set … Totaled 47 blocks, including 12 solo … Earned an honorable mention on the Pac-12 all-academic team … Named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 29 when she helped Arizona take down No. 19 ASU and No. 20 UCLA with 13 blocks total … Had a career high nine kills against Washington (10/19) … In three games in the Arizona Invitational (vs. Coppin State, Tulane and UMBC) had 20 kills on a .600 hitting percentage in her first three starts of her career … Tallied a season-best eight blocks to help Arizona defeat UCLA on Sept. 26 … Had three solo stuffs in the contest vs. UCLA, tied for a season high with her three solo blocks vs. No. 1 Stanford (10/10) … Had five block assists on three occasions (at Oregon, 10/22; Arizona State, 9/24; at UCLA, 9/26).

As a Freshman (2013): Redshirted to retain a year of eligibility.

Prep: Was a two-year letterwinner at Clovis West High School…Was named Under Armour Second-Team All-America…Was listed as a top-100 senior by…She was named third-team 2012 Mizuno/Volleyball Magazine High School All-American…Earned a spot on the 2012 U.S. Women’s Junior National A2 team…Following her senior season, she was named Fresno Bee Volleyball Player of the Year…In 2012, Jacobson led Clovis West to its second straight Central Section Division I title as she recorded 304 kills to go along with 50 blocks on the season, while being named Tri-River Athletic Conference co-Player of the Year…As a junior, Jacobson added 131 kills and 67 blocks…She played for the Central California Volleyball Club.

Career Awards


Pac-12 All-Academic (Honorable Mention)


Pac-12 All-Freshman (Honorable Mention)

Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week (9/29)

Pac-12 All-Academic (Honorable Mention)