A 2016 graduate of St. Lawrence University, MacDonald was
a four year member of the Skating Saints Division I
hockey team, earning ECAC All Academic honors two of
those seasons and was also a two year member of the Saints
MacDonald is currently the Assistant Director of Admissions
at Xaverian Brothers High School while also serving as an
assistant/goalie coach for the varsity hockey team and head
freshman baseball coach.
MacDonald spent the 2017-2018 season as an Assistant
coach with Penn State’s Division I men’s hockey team while
also serving as the goalie coach for the women’s team. Prior
to Penn State, MacDonald spent the previous year as an
assistant coach at Division II Southern New Hampshire
University where he served as the recruiting coordinator,
assisted in practice planning, and aided the day-to-day
operations of NCAA Division II eligibility. He was also a
director at Stop it Goaltending, coaching dozens of weekly
private lessons while managing the Hat Trick Training Center
in Middleton, MA.
MacDonald has been active in USA Hockey, speaking to
hundreds of Level I, II, and III coaches from various age
groups about goaltending and practice planning.
A native of Hanover, Mass. MacDonald was a Boston Herald
Goalie of the Year and a three-time Catholic Conference All-
Star while leading Xaverian Brothers High School to three
straight Super 8 appearances. He was also a member of the
Bay State Breakers of the EJHL.