Awards/Honors: 2018 Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament Team … ACC Honor Roll (2016, 2017, 2018).
2018 - Senior (Stats): Appeared in all nine of Duke's 2018 contests as a starter, playing 767 and going the full time in six matches … Earned the start in Duke’s season-opening win against No. 23 Ohio State (Aug. 16), going the distance for the first time in her career as she played all 90 minutes … Played all 110 minutes of a scoreless draw at No. 15 Georgetown, including taking one shot that was on target … Played 163 minutes in the 2018 Duke Nike Classic, helping lead the Blue Devils to a 2-0 win against Marquette and a 2-1 victory against Providence while earning All-Tournament Team honors.
2017 - Junior (Stats): Played in all 26 matches, drawing five starts to help Duke make the NCAA College Cup for the fourth time in school history … Tallied two goals and two assists for six points on the year … Registered her first-career goal at No. 3 West Virginia (Sept. 8), helping the Blue Devils to a 4-0 win and snapping WVU's 43-match home regulation winning streak … Scored in the 87th minute at No. 10 Virginia (Oct. 26) securing Duke's 17th-straight win and a perfect 10-0-0 finish in ACC play to capture the regular season championship … Tacked on both of her assists during the Blue Devils' 7-0 rout of Oklahoma State in the 2017 NCAA Tournament Second Round on Nov. 17.
2016 - Sophomore (Stats): 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.
2015 - Freshman (Stats): 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 … 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) … Majoring in psychology with a minor in sociology while pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.