The 5’11 and 172lb left-handed shooter was selected by the Otters in the 2022 OHL U18 Draft 41st overall back in April after finishing tied for 1st in scoring on the Wolves with 44 points (16G, 28A) in 32 games of action.
“Training Camp was great. The [veteran players] did a fantastic job welcoming all of the new guys into a great environment, and the coaching staff were very organized in every stage of camp. The compete level was through the roof, everyone was performing at their best. It made for a very competitive camp.” said McDonald, “I’m super excited for the opportunity the Otters have given me. They’re such a prestigious organization, which makes it even more exciting. It truly does mean a lot joining the Erie Otters, and I can’t wait to start. I’ve worked really hard for this, and it’s only the beginning.”