Multiple Events
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Mountain Lakes, N.J.
High School: Mountain Lakes



  • Competed in the indoor 800m, 60m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put and pentathlon events 
  • Also competed in the outdoor 100m hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot put events
  • Member of the 4x400m relay team 

Before Holy Cross:

  • A one-year member of the varsity track and field team at Mountain Lakes High School under head coach Vicky Allison
  • Named second team All-Conference in 2016
  • Placed sixth at the Meet of Champions with a high jump mark of 5'6”
  • Also played three years of varsity field hockey, serving as team captain in 2016
  • Earned the Kat Fitzpatrick Unsung Hero Award in 2015, Honorable Mention All-County in 2015 and first team All-Conference in 2016


  • Daughter of Jesse and Fredrika McDonald
  • Her father played football at the University of Buffalo
  • Has one sister, Jillian

McDonald's Top Performances:

Events Time/Dist. Meet (Date)
800m (indoor) 2:36.62
NEICAAA Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/2/18)
60m H (indoor) 10.39
NEICAAA Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/2/18)
High Jump (indoor) 1.63m URI Pentathlon (12/8/17)
Long Jump (indoor) 4.62m URI Pentathlon (12/8/17)
Shot Put (indoor) 7.25m
NEICAAA Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/2/18)
Pentathlon (indoor) 2793 URI Pentathlon (12/8/17)
100m H (outdoor) 17.18 Ocean State Invitational (4/13/18)
High Jump (outdoor) 1.65m  Patriot League Championships (5/4/18)
Long Jump (outdoor) 4.77m Ocean State Invitaional (4/13/18)
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