McDonald's Game-By-Game Stats: 2017
Honorable mention all-SLC outfielder … led the team in batting average at .310 for the Bearkats ... also led the team in total hits with 53 on the season … had 10 multi-hit games for the season, with five of them being three hit performances … two of those three hit games were in back-to-back contests against UIW on March 9-10 … struck out just 10 times, one of the lowest totals on the team, in 171 at bats … had 125 putouts and five assists from the outfield … stole five bases in eight attempts, second on the team in that category ... had a career-high three RBI against UT Arlington on February 25 … in Conference play, she upped her average to .341 and hit six doubles for the Bearkats … got five hits and scored five runs in a series against Central Arkansas from March 23-24 ... filled the stat sheet in an April 14 win against A&M Corpus Christi, going 2-5 with a double, RBI, run scored, and stolen base ... ended the season on a seven-game hitting streak, including five hits in four SLC Tournament games and five more in the last series of the year against Houston Baptist …
Started all 51 games for the Bearkats in center field … hit .264 with a homer, three triples and 11 RBI … had nine multi-hit games, tied for third best on the Sam Houston roster … was third on the team with 27 runs scored … became just the fourth Bearkat in program history to have multiple triples in a single game when she had a pair in the doubleheader finale against Prairie View (3/1), a game that also saw her score twice … went 4-for-4 with two doubles and a game-tying RBI double with two outs in the top of the sixth at Houston (3/3) … hit a two-run homer against Princeton (3/4), the first of her career … followed that up by going 2-for-4 with an RBI in the finale of the Houston Hilton Plaza Classic against ULM (3/4) … had an RBI in each of the final two wins at Incarnate Word … had a triple and two runs scored as part of a 2-for-3 day in a win over Abilene Christian (4/21) … followed that up with consecutive 2-for-4 games against the Wildcats (4/22) and at Southeastern Louisiana (4/28) … scored a season high three runs in the middle game at Southeastern Louisiana … went 2-for-4 with two runs scored against Houston Baptist (5/5).
Georgetown High School
Played outfield for Jessica Bond's Georgetown High School softball program… batted .548… Named District Defensive MVP and NFCA Second-Team All-Region for senior season… As a junior named to NFCA First-Team All-Region team… earned First-Team All-District honors in sophomore season… named District Newcomer of the Year after freshman season… Four-Time Academic All-District… Two-time Regional Semi-Finalists (2014 and 2015)... played club for Texas Blaze Gold… won the TCS National Championship in 2016, second place at Boulder IDT Tournament and top-9 finisher at the PGF Premier Nationals
Born June 3, 1998… parents are John and Melissa McDonald.