Women's Basketball


44   Whitney McDonald
Whitney McDonald


Ossining, N.Y.

High School:




As A Senior In 2007-08:
Finished the season with 57 points having played in 29 games...Had four points in 10 minutes vs. Dayton (2/23)... Scored four points and had three rebounds at Rhode Island (2/9)... Scored four points and handed out a pair of assists at La Salle (2/6)... Had six points and two assists vs. Saint Joseph's (2/3)... Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds at Xavier (1/26)... Scored five points and had two rebounds in 17 minutes vs. Yale (1/22)... Tallied four points and three rebounds vs. Rhode Island (1/12)... Scored two points to go along with three rebounds and four assists against Maine (12/8)... Scored four points and added two assists and a block at East Carolina (11/24)... Made three steals, grabbed three rebounds and scored two points with an assist vs. Jacksonville (11/23)... Against Northeastern (11/17) scored two points and one assist... Started against Boston College (11/14) grabbing two rebounds and one free-throw... Scored four points along with tallying three assists and one steal in game against Vermont (11/9).

As A Junior In 2006-07: Had seven points and three rebounds in 14 minutes at Dayton (2/22) ... Tallied two rebounds, two points, and one assist vs. Charlotte (1/28) ... Scored a career high 14 points vs. Holy Cross (1/3) also taking down six rebounds ... Tallied six points vs. Eastern Michigan (12/13) ... At Buffalo (12/10), tallied two rebounds, and one steal ... Scored two points and grabbed three rebounds at Hartford (12/6) ... Grabbed two rebounds in eight minutes against Northeastern (12/2) ... Tallied one rebound and one block versus Wagner (11/30) ... At the Best Western Roundball Classic (11/25-26), scored two points, pulled down four rebounds and dished out three assists ... Tallied 14 points, three rebounds, one block, one assist and one steal at the Aeropostale Seton Hall Classic (11/17-18) ... Versus New Hampshire (11/14), had seven points and one rebound ... Against Vermont (11/11), played 19 minutes, tallying six points and five rebounds.

As A Sophomore In 2005-06: Had two points and a rebound at Saint Louis (2/23) ... Posted two points and a rebound at Xavier (2/17) ... Tallied two points and two rebounds at Temple (1/29) ... Had a rebound and an assist at Charlotte (Jan. 15) ... Had two points and a steal vs. Rhode Island (1/13) ... Had two points at St. Bonaventure (1/8) ... Had three rebounds, an assist and a block at Duquesne (1/6) ... Had seven points, a game-high nine rebounds and an assist vs. Dayton (1/4) ... Tallied four points and a rebound against Georgia Tech (12/31) ... Had three points, three rebounds and three steals vs. Brown (12/30) ... Had 10 points, seven rebounds and an assist at Syracuse (12/10) ... Tallied eight points, four rebounds, three assists and a steal at Boston College (12/8) ... Had four points, three rebounds, one assist and two steals at UNH (12/4) ... Had two points and two rebounds against Siena (11/29) ... Played four minutes against Hartford (11/26) ... Had one rebound in eight minutes at Eastern Michigan (11/22) ... Pulled down two boards and also had an assist against Holy Cross (11/20) ... Had four points and two boards at Delaware (11/18).

As A Freshman In 2004-05: Saw action in 18 games for a total of 109 minutes (6.1 mpg) ... Scored 12 points and also grabbed 27 rebounds (1.5 rpg) ... Also had seven assists and a blocked shot ... Scored a basket and also blocked first career shot at Saint Joseph's (Jan. 13) ... Pulled down a career-high four rebounds at Temple (Jan. 4) ... Posted two points, two rebounds and two assists at Hofstra (Dec. 9) ... Had three rebounds at Holy Cross (Nov. 23) ... Tallied a basket against Murray State (Nov. 20) for first career point.

Before UMass: Averaged 21.4 points, 10.0 rebounds and 2.0 blocks as a senior at Ossining (N.Y.) High School ... Recipient of the 2003-04 Isabel Costa Award which recognizes the Section I Girl's Player of the Year ... Journal News Westchester/Putnam Basketball Player of the Year ... Other senior year honors included second-team all-state and all-Tri-State honorable mention ... Amassed 1,236 career points.

Personal: Born Whitney J. McDonald on May 10, 1986, in Tarrytown, N.Y. ... Daughter of Martin McDonald and Lynette Adamson ... Has two brothers, Malcolm and Malachi, as well as two sisters, Kayla and Erica ... A pre-journalism major.

2004-05 Game-by-Game Statistics

Career Highs
Points: 14 at Holy Cross (1/3/06)
Rebounds: 9 vs. Dayton (1/4/06)
Assists: 4 vs. Maine (12/8/07)
Blocks: 1 (10x); last vs. at Rhode Island (2/9/08)
Steals: 3 (2x); last vs. Jacksonville (11/23/07)
Minutes: 29 vs. Jacksonville (11/23/07)

Miscellaneous Stats
Double-Figures: 2; last at Holy Cross (1/3/07)
20-Point Games:
5-Rebounds: 5; last at Xavier (1/26/08)

Career Statistics

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