#16 - MacKenzie Thurston
2012-13 Women's Ice Hockey
Ottawa, Ontario (Ottawa Junior Senators)
MacKenzie Thurston

2011-12 (Junior)
One of just seven players to appear in all 37 games as a junior..Had her best season as a Beaver with 15 points (1g, 14a)...Was a member of BSU’s second power-play unit...Found net versus Ohio State Jan. 13...Had multi-point games against Robert Morris (Dec. 30) and against eventual national champion Minnesota (Jan. 20)...Tallied an assist on a Whitney Wivoda power-play goal versus then-No. 1 Wisconsin Jan. 27...Was one of BSU’s most productive players in the second half of the season with eight of her 15 points coming after Dec. 30.

2010-11 (Sophomore)
  • Academic All-WCHA
Saw action in all 35 games and tallied two assists on the year...Assisted on Emily Erickson’s goal at Minnesota State on Dec. 10, 2010 and on Kimberly Lieder’s first collegiate-goal on Jan. 29, 2010 at Minnesota Duluth...Had a total of 46 shots on goal.

2009-10 (Freshman)
Laced up the skate all 38 games, totaling four points...Scored first collegiate goal against Ohio State on Oct. 17, 2009, the game-tying goal...Scored her second goal on Oct. 30, 2009 against Wayne State...Had  46 shots on goal.

Prior to BSU
Played at All Saints Catholic High School...Was part of the Provincial Women’s Hockey League (PWHL) Silver Medalist team in the 2007-08 season...Named the ASCHS Athlete of the Year in 2004 and 2006...Other high school sports were soccer, touch football, golf, and volleyball...Played on the Ottawa Fury Elite Soccer Club team from 2005-08 and was named MVP in 2007...Also team MVP in both touch football and golf in 2006...Honor roll student...High school coach is Trevor Kirtz.

Daughter of Guy and Carol Thurston-Sabourin and was born Oct. 5, 1991...Majoring in exercise science. 

MNSCU Bemidji State University is a member of the
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system
Streamline Technologies
W Golf CU Holiday Inn Invite Day 1 Lake Elmo, Minn.
Sep 13 Complete/8 of 11
Volleyball Bemidji State 2 Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sep 13 South Dakota School of Mines 3
Volleyball Bemidji State 1 Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sep 13 Fort Hays State 3
Football Sioux Falls 52 Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 13 Bemidji State 19
W Golf CU Holiday Inn Invite Day 2 Lake Elmo, Minn.
Sep 14 Complete/8 of 11
W Soccer Bemidji State 2 Maryville, Mo.
Sep 14 Northwest Missouri 0
M Golf UNK Invite Day 1 Axtell, Neb.
Sep 15 Complete/5 of 15
M Golf UNK Invite Day 2 Axtell, Neb.
Sep 16 Complete/6 of 15
Volleyball Minnesota Crookston 3 Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 16 Bemidji State 0
Volleyball (19) Wayne State 3 Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 19 Bemidji State 0
W Soccer Bemidji State 2 OT
Sep 20 U-Mary 1
W Golf Mustang Invite Day 1 Marshall, Minn.
Sep 20 Complete/9 of 12
Volleyball (22) Augustana 3 Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 20 Bemidji State 2
Football Bemidji State 30 Fayette, Iowa
Sep 20 Upper Iowa 47
W Golf Mustang Invite Day 2 Marshall, Minn.
Sep 21 Complete/ 9 of 12
M Golf SCSU Fall Classic Day 1 St. Cloud, Minn.
Sep 21 Complete/T-9 of 14
W Soccer Bemidji State 0 Minot, N.D.
Sep 21 Minot State 1
M Golf SCSU Fall Classic Day 2 St. Cloud, Minn.
Sep 22 Complete/10 of 14
Volleyball St. Cloud State Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 23, 7:00 p.m. Bemidji State
Athletics Club/Suit Holder Appreciation Night Sanford Center; Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 24, 6:00 p.m.
W Golf BSU Invitational Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 26, 12:00 p.m.
W Soccer Bemidji State Mankato, Minn.
Sep 26, 3:00 p.m. Minnesota State
W Ice Hockey Bemidji State Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sep 26, 6:05 p.m. (RV) Robert Morris
Volleyball Bemidji State Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sep 26, 7:00 p.m. Sioux Falls
Cross Country Roy Griak Invitational St. Paul, Minn.
Sep 27, 11:00 a.m.
W Ice Hockey Bemidji State Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sep 27, 2:05 p.m. (RV) Robert Morris
Volleyball Bemidji State Marshall, Minn.
Sep 27, 3:00 p.m. (7) Southwest Minnesota State
Football Minnesota State Bemidji, Minn.
Sep 27, 6:00 p.m. Bemidji State
W Soccer Bemidji State St. Paul, Minn.
Sep 28, 1:00 p.m. Concordia-St. Paul
M Golf NSIC Championship Day 1 Lake City, Minn.
Sep 29
M Golf NSIC Championship Day 2 Lake City, Minn.
Sep 30
Volleyball Bemidji State St. Paul, Minn.
Oct 3, 7:00 p.m. (3) Concordia-St. Paul
W Ice Hockey Vermont Bemidji, Minn.
Oct 3, 7:07 p.m. Bemidji State
W Golf NSIC Championship Day 1 Nisswa, Minn.
Oct 4