Mackenzie Culpepper - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Mackenzie Culpepper Season 2022-23

Middle Distance

Class Freshman
Event Middle Distance
Hometown Hoover, Ala.
High School Spain Park
Major Undeclared

Career Results

As a Freshman (2022-23)
Cross Country
• Competed in three meets
• 86th overall in the Open 5K (21:52.1) at the Joe Piane Invitational
• 23rd overall (19:36.1) at the 3.1M Belmont Opener

Track & Field
• Competed in nine meets, including the SEC Outdoor Championships
• 12th and a personal best in the 800 meters (2:10.44) at the outdoor Music City Challenge
• Third in the 800 meters (2:10.93) at the LSU Alumni Gold
• First as a member of the 4×400-meter relay (3:47.25) at the Vanderbilt Invitational
• Eighth in the 1,000 meters (2:57.42) at the Commodore Challenge

The Culpepper File 
Mackenzie Culpepper prepped at Spain Park, where she was a three-time school record holder. There, she recorded prep bests of 56.44 in the 400 meters, 2:11.08 in the 800 meters, 5:02.12 in the 1,600 meters, 18:46.30 in the 5K (XC). In high school, she was a five-time state champion in the indoor and outdoor 400 and 800 meters. Academically, Culpepper earned an AP Capstone diploma and was a four-time recipient of the school district character award and member of National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta (math honor society), History Honor Society and Latin Honor Society.

Mackenzie is the daughter of Julius and Shonteria Culpepper. She has one sibling, Chip, who plays basketball at Tuskegee University

Twitter: @mackculp4 | Instagram: @Mackenzie.culpepper4