56 - Nicholas MacDonald
Nicholas MacDonald
Height: 6-3
Weight: 248
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lackawanna, N.Y.
High School: St. Francis
Position: DL

2008: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Saw action in nine games on the year, starting four times ... Totaled 15 tackles on the season, including two sacks ... Recorded four solo tackles against Fordham ... Had three tackles against Bucknell with a sack for eight yards ... Posted three tackles against Lehigh ... Finished with two tackles and a sack at Yale.

2007: Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 10 games as a backup defensive lineman ... Made 13 tackles on the season, including four tackles for loss and two sacks ... Posted six tackles in the victory at Brown, with a sack and two tackles for loss ... Recorded three tackles against Georgetown ... Had a sack against Dartmouth ... Recovered a fumble at Bucknell.

2006: Did not see any varsity action.

High School: Earned second team All-Western New York honors ... A fourth team All-State selection ... Helped lead team to Monsignor Martin Association championships in 2003 and 2004 ... Also a member of the swimming team and the track and field team at St. Francis ... Served as captain of both the football and swimming teams.

Personal: Son of Philip and Jennifer MacDonald ... Majoring in History.



MacDonald's Defensive Statistics
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU 2007 10-0 8 5 13 2-13 4-16 0-0 0 2008 9-4 11 4 15 2-17 2-17 0-0 0 TOTAL 19-4 19 9 28 4-30 6-33 0-0 0