McKenzie Sauerwein 1
McKenzie Sauerwein

RS Junior

North Richland Hills, Texas

High School:
Nolan Catholic



Club Team:
Dallas Sting


Sauerwein Named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

Sauerwein broke Mizzou's career saves record over the weekend


Mizzou Posts 1-1 Double Overtime Tie With Tennessee

Tigers clinch a spot in the SEC Tournament


Comeback Falls Short as Texas A&M Defeats Mizzou, 2-1

Mizzou records the third-best attendance in program history with 1,734 fans


Mizzou Opens SEC Play With 3-1 Win

Tigers receive goals from junior Kaysie Clark, sophomore Macee Blanchard and freshman Lauren Selaiden


No. 17 Portland Defeats Mizzou Soccer, 3-2

Freshman Melanie Donaldson scored for the third time this season


Sauerwein All-Time Career Minutes In Goal

Redshirt Junior McKenzie Sauerwein has already tallied up the most minutes played in goal in Mizzou Soccer history. With her 45 minutes played in the first half of the LSU game on October 11, Sauerwein jumped from fourth in the standings to the top, sitting at 4976:12.


Missouri Soccer vs. Auburn - October 20, 2013

Missouri Soccer vs. Auburn


Missouri vs Florida - September 29, 2013

Missouri vs Florida


Missouri Soccer vs. Georgia - September 27, 2013

Missouri Soccer vs. Georgia


Missouri vs Eastern Illinois - September 13, 2013

Missouri vs Eastern Illinois


Missouri Soccer vs. SMU - August 17, 2013

Missouri vs. SMU

Redshirt Sophomore Season (2012): Started all 22 games in goal and played every single minute of her redshirt sophomore campaign ... Posted a 14-7-1 record in net to go along with a 1.07 goals against average and a .795 save percentage ... Her 14 victories stand as the second-best single-season total in program history ... Posted six shutouts on the season ... Ranks third all-time at Mizzou in saves (105), shutouts (12), goals against average (1.18) and games started (41) and fourth in wins (26) and minutes in goal (3742:01) ... Earned shutouts over South Carolina, Auburn, UCSB, Tennessee Tech, Vanderbilt and Mississippi State ... Made a season high nine saves against Kentucky in the SEC Tournament ... Had eight saves in a 2-0 win over Auburn in the SEC opener ... Named to the SEC All-Tournament Team.

Redshirt Freshman Season (2011): Started 20 of 21 games in net for the Tigers ... Recorded a 12-8-1 record and had six shutouts ... Played all 90 minutes in goal 16 games ... Posted a 1.30 goals against average and an .818 save percentage after recording 112 saves on the season ... Many of her season stats rank in Mizzou's single-season record book, including shutouts (second), saves (third), victories (third) and fewest goals allowed (fifth) .... Against Baylor in the Big 12 Tournament, saved a penalty kick and made Mizzou's final attempt to send the Tigers to the semifinals ... Recorded at least 10 saves in three games, including a career high 15 against Kansas ... Posted shutouts over Ohio State, Arizona, Arizona State, UMKC, Texas A&M and SIUE ... Named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 13 after shutout victories over Arizona and Arizona State.

Freshman Season (2010): Redshirted the season.

Prep: Sauerwein is a native of North Richland Hills, Texas...she attended Nolan Catholic High School and played soccer for the Dallas Sting '92...earned high school honors for soccer and gold...earned TAPPS All-District and All-State first team honors...played for the North Texas 92 State Team from 2006-2008...participated in Region III camp in 2006-07... team won the North Texas State, USYS Region III, Region III Premier League and Lake Highland Classic League titles.

Personal: Daughter of David and Ginna Sauerwein...born May 13, 1992...she is undecided in her area of study...her brother Dillon played Rugby and sister played soccer for Arkansas State...Grandfather played football at Notre Dame...chose Missouri over the University of Texas, Texas Christian University and the University of Notre Dame.

Year GP-GS Min. GA GAA Saves Save% W L T Sho
2012 22-22 2014:10 24 1.07 93 .795 14 7 1 6
2011 21-19 1727:51 25 1.30 112 .818 12 8 1 6
Total 43-41 3742:01 49 1.18 205 .807 26 15 2 12