Mackenzie (Camp) Price
Bradley University Softball Honors & Awards
- Tiger Invitational All-Tournament Team (2013)
- Bradley Country Financial Scholar-Athlete of the Week (05-08-13, 04-03-13 & 03-14-12)
- Bradley AD Honor Roll: Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013
2013 Season (Senior): Had career highs for victories, innings pitched and strikeouts … Named to the Tiger Invitational All-Tournament team, earning three of BU’s four wins to go with a 1.43 ERA while helping the Braves to the tournament title … Finished the year with a 9-12 record and 107 strikeouts … Tossed a complete game shutout against Indiana State … Saved one of her best outings of the year for the final game of her career, limiting Missouri State to one unearned run and just four hits in a complete game victory … Struck out a career-best nine hitters in the win against Tennessee State …Was a two-time Bradley Country Financial Scholar-Athlete of the Week selection ... Wrapped up her career in the top 10 in appearances (7th – 100), starts (8th – 65), relief appearances (3rd – 35), innings pitched (9th – 368.2), strikeouts (8th – 254) and saves (17th – 2).
2012 Season (Junior): Led the team with three complete game shutouts and tied for the team lead with two saves ... Posted an 8-10 record in the circle with a 3.25 ERA in 27 appearances ... Tossed 105.2 innings and had eight complete games ... Had the first complete game shutout of her career against Wagner, earning Bradley Country Financial Scholar-Athlete of the Week honors following the victory ... Over her last 12 appearances she was 4-3 with two saves and a 2.83 ERA ... Boasted a 2.75 ERA in her final seven starts, which included a complete game shutout of Southern Illinois ... The shutout against SIU was the first in the series against the Salukis since 2001.
2011 Season (Sophomore): Tied for the team lead with four victories and was second on the squad in ERA ... Pitched 100.1 innings and tossed five complete games ... Picked up her first career victory against Samford ... Struck out a career best seven batters at UTEP ... Stated eight games in Valley play, throwing two complete games.
2010 Season (Freshman): Made nine starts in the circle as a true freshman, throwing one complete game ... Ranked third on the team with 38 strikeouts ... Pitched in 21 games (12 relief appearances) ... Made her first career start against Bryant, striking out a season-high five batters in four innings.
High School: A two-time first-team all-state selection, she helped Limestone High School to a state championship her junior season ... A three-time all-conference selection, she was named the Rockets MVP her senior season ... Earned Player of the Year honors from the Peoria Journal Star in 2008, after tossing 30 consecutive scoreless innings to close the season ... 2008 Greater Peoria Sports Hall of Fame Tri County Female Athlete of the Year … Was a two-time Peoria Journal Star All-Area pick ... Went a combined 39-5 in the circle in her final two prep seasons, including a 21-2 record as a senior ... Struck out 284 batters as a senior in 173 innings of work ... Posted an 18-3 record with a 1.00 ERA and 223 strikeouts as a junior ... Also played volleyball, earning four letters.
Mackenzie Price is now a happily married mother of two and a self-employed childcare director/provider. Her husband, Cory Price, was a collegiate football player at Truman State and St. Ambrose. Her two children, Lilian (age 3) and Oliver (age 1), are always keeping her on her toes.
Mackenzie offers private or semi-private pitching lessons to players of all ages. Her specialties as a D1 pitcher were the rise ball and screw ball. She now teaches in the same style used by the Bradley Softball pitching staff and still actively participates in BU Softball clinics as an instructor. Each player must provide her own catcher for sessions. Sessions include a 10 minute warm-up time followed by technical instruction for improving speed, accuracy, and pitch development/movement.
- $25 per 30 minute session
- $35 per 45 minute session
- $45 per 60 minute session
- Wednesday: 6 PM - 7 PM
- Saturday: 11 AM - 4 PM
Interested athletes need to email Mackenzie directly at firstname.lastname@example.org