Mackenzie McDonald

Height / weight 1.78 m / 73 kg
Born Apr 16, 1995
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Right Handed
Nickname Mackie

Mackenzie McDonald is an American professional tennis player. He has a career-high singles ranking of No.49, which he reached in February 2022. He has also done well as a doubles player and in 2020, he made it to the quarterfinals of the US Open men’s doubles.

Player Profile

Michael Mackenzie Lowe “Mackie” McDonald was born on April 16, 1995, in Piedmont, California. He currently resides in Lake Nona, Orlando, Florida. He stands 178 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 73 kg. He is a right-handed player and makes use of a two-handed backhand.

McDonald played college tennis for the University of California, Los Angeles. He turned pro in 2016 and he is coached by Jaime Pulgar and Mat Cloer. Since he turned pro, he has earned nearly US$3.2 Million in prize money.

Career

When he was a junior player, he made it to the boy’s singles semifinals of the Australian Open. His career-high ranking as a junior player was No.12. As a professional player, he made his Grand Slam debut in 2016 when he received a wildcard to play in the US Open but he did not make it past the qualifiers.

2018 saw him make one of the best finishes in his singles career when he made it to the fourth round of Wimbledon. He also broke into the Top 100 for the first time this year. In 2019, he achieved his career-high singles ranking to date of No.49. However, the year would also see him drop out of the Top 100 because of an injury.

In 2020, he struggled a bit at the start but finished off strong with his men’s doubles quarterfinals finish at the US Open. In 2021, he made it to the fourth round of the Aussie Open and the second round of the US Open.

In 2022, he made it to the second round of the Aussie Open and as a doubles player, he made it to the third round of Roland Garros and the first round of Wimbledon.

Career Record

Singles

  • Highest Singles Ranking: 49(February 7, 2022)
  • Current Singles Ranking: 55 (July10, 2022)

Best Grand Slam Singles Performances

  • Australian Open - 4R (2021)
  • French Open - 3R (2022)
  • Wimbledon - 4R (2018)
  • US Open - 2R (2021)

Doubles

  • Highest Doubles Ranking: 180 (August23, 2021)
  • Current Doubles Ranking: 187 (July10, 2022)

Best Grand Slam Doubles Performances

  • Australian Open - 2R (2021)
  • French Open - 3R (2022)
  • Wimbledon - 1R (2022)
  • US Open - QF (2020)

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