Mitch McDonald
Mitch McDonald
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Prior Lake, Minn.
High School: Prior Lake
Team: Men

Athletic Honors

  • 2019 Captain

Academic Honors

  • 2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2017-18 USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team
  • 2016-17 USCSCA National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team

As a Sophomore (2017-18)

  • Appeared in 11 races at six carnivals
  • Led team eight times
  • Best classic placement: 56th at Vermont Carnival on Feb. 3 (10K)
  • Best freestyle placement: 51st at Middlebury Carnival/EISA Championship on Feb. 24 (20K MS)

As a Freshman (2016-17)

  • Appeared in 12 races at six carnivals
  • Best classic placement: 64th at Dartmouth Carnival on Feb. 11 (10K)
  • Best freestyle placement: 58th at Bates Carnival/EISA Championship on Feb. 25 (20K MS)

High School: Member of Nordic skiing team for four years at Prior Lake High School ... also compete in ultimate frisbee for three years and cross country and track & field for one apiece.

Personal: Mitchell Wayne McDonald ... son of Kevin and Karlene McDonald ... majoring in biochemistry ... Dean's List student ... involved in campus ministry, student support network and Purple Knight Leadership Academy (PKLA) ... earned Calculus Achievement Award ... also member of College's men's cross country team as a sophomore ... brother Ryan plays baseball at South Dakota State University.