Sophomore (2016): Competed in 17 matches, while making one start versus High Point ... tallied an assist in the season opener versus Wofford ... attempted two shots versus Coastal Carolina and Syracuse ... saw action in 60 minutes off the bench against Northwestern in the NCAA Tournament third round ... saw action in 446 minutes.
Freshman (2015): Appeared in 14 matches as a rookie ... collected two assists in a career-high 59 minutes versus Appalachian State ... attempted two shots and played 342 minutes.
Regional Team Experience: Traveled to Germany, Austria and Switzerland in 2013 with the Region III ODP team … member of 2013 ODP ’97 Region III squad … a 2012-13 ’97 Region III pool player … member of the 2012 adidas/Chelsea International Training program in London … played in the 2012 ODP ’97 Region III Thanksgiving Interregional in Boca Raton, Fla. … 2010-13 ODP ’97 Region III camp.
High School/Club: Ranked as the No. 83 overall player in the class of 2015 by TopDrawerSoccer.com … listed as the No. 5 player in the South Atlantic Region and the No. 36 midfielder by TopDrawerSoccer.com … a four-year letterwinner at Wakefield H.S. … NSCAA All-America and the NCSCA North Carolina Player of the Year as a senior … finished her career with 61 goals and 38 assists over four years ... received All-Conference, All-State and All-Region accolades … posted a conference-best 16 goals and nine assists during her senior campaign … earned Wakefield H.S. Female Athlete of the Year … earned NSCAA Scholar All-America Team accolades as a senior ... selected co-captain of the 2015 Clash of the Carolinas for the North Carolina squad ... competed in the North Carolina East/West All-Star game ... received a three-time All-Region honoree … an All-Conference selection as a sophomore and junior … All-State and All-Southeast USA honoree as a junior … as a junior, collected 22 goals and 12 assists … notched a total of 13 goals and 11 assists her sophomore season … as a freshman, tallied 10 goals and six assists … plays club soccer for CASL ECNL … currently owns 12 goals and eight assists for CASL ECNL this season as a captain … advanced to nationals in 2012, 2013 and 2014 … finished second in the ECNL Mid-Atlantic Conference three straight years (2012-14) … 2011 USYSA Region III quarterfinalists and North Carolina State Cup champions … 2010 Disney Soccer Showcase champions and North Carolina State finalists … 2009 Disney Junior Soccer Showcase finalists.
Personal: Full name is Katherine Scott McDonald … born February 21, 1997 in Raleigh, N.C. … daughter of Shaw and Kim McDonald … has one brother, Collin (21) … a four-time Lamp of Knowledge award recipient … an honor roll selection as a junior and senior … founder and president of KMAD (Kids Making a Difference) club … two-time member of FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) … member of FFA (Future Farmers of America) ... earned ACC Honor Roll accolades as a freshman.