MacDonald enters his first season at McDaniel after spending the last two and a half seasons at Walkersville High School.
While there, MacDonald coached the ninth grade team and assisted both the JV and Varsity. His in-season duties included scouting varsity opponents, writing scouting reports, helping with practice planning and assisting with substitutions and personnel management during games.
In the offseason, he helped design and facilitate strength and conditioning workouts as well as individual skill workouts.
A graduate of Central Michigan University, MacDonald currently works as an English teacher at Walkersville High School.