AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Started 12 games for the Irish.
- Scored five goals, recorded 12 ground balls, collected six draw controls and caused five turnovers.
AS A FRESHMAN:
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Did not play due to injury.
Graduated from Wilton High School in the spring of 2015 ... lettered all four years of high school in lacrosse, and lettered three years in soccer and basketball ... helped lacrosse team to a Class M championship her junior year, the Class M final her freshman, sophomore and senior years ... served as captain of the lacrosse, basketball and soccer teams her senior year ... led the lacrosse team in ground balls, caused turnovers, goals, and assists ... named a U.S. Lacrosse All-American ... tied the school record for the most draw controls in one season (118) set by her sister, Casey ... named to the 2015 MSG Tri-State team ... named 2015 MSG all-Connecticut ... played on the Newlax lacrosse club team ... helped her team to The Rise tournament title in 2013 ... participated on the Under Armour New England Girls 2014 team ... AP scholar with honors ... helped the basketball team become Class LL state champions for the first time in history during her senior year and broke the school record of most consecutive wins (20) ... this team was also named Team of the Year by The Norwalk Hour ... honored as the basketball team's Most Improved Player and Co-MVP her senior season ... helped the soccer team the a state final in her senior year ... honored with leadership award her junior and senior years ... Wilton High School Wind Ensemble officer and marching band squad leader ... member of the National Honor Society ... full name is Makenna Wright Pearsall ... born in Greenwich, Connecticut to Steve and Karen Pearsall ... father, Steve, played lacrosse at Notre Dame where he served as captain in 1984 ... sister, Casey, currently plays lacrosse at Notre Dame ... enrolled in first year of studies.