MU will compete Friday-Sunday at Rutgers
Koeck and Schuh with huge PRs in Illinois
MU has final tune-up for BIG EAST Championships
Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday
MU resumes action Saturday at 11 a.m.
High School:Earned four varsity letters in cross country and three in track...Was a state finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award...Claimed the state championship and set the conference and school records in the 1,600-meter run with a mark of 4:19.19, and added a third-place finish in the 3,200-meter run...A seven-time all-conference first team selection...Captained the Knights for three seasons in cross country (2008-10)...Collected three team MVP awards in cross country in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons, and named track MVP in his final two seasons...Named the 2010 conference runner of the year...Helped his cross country team to three conference championship and a 2007 sectional championship...Led the Knights to the 2008 regional championship in track...Collected conference and sectional individual championships as a senior, including a school-record setting performance with the 4x800 relay team...Qualified for the National Junior Olympic Cross Country Meet in 2009 and 2010...Honored by TheOshkosh Northwesternas the 2009 District Runner of the Year...Recorded personal marks in the 800-meter (2:01.01) and 3,200-meter run (9:49)...Earned the cross country Knight Award for Leadership his sophomore through senior years...Named to the 2009 WIAA Fall Sports Academic Team and the 2010 WIAA Cross Country Coaches Association All-State Academic Team.
Personal:McDonald is the son of Donald and Sylvia McDonald...Has three siblings, Clare, Maeve and MacKenzie...Plans to major in biological sciences.