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McDonald was outstanding in representing Canada at the 2014 IIHF World Under-18 Championship, helping his country to bronze after posting a 1.94 goals against average and .930 save percentage in six starts. McDonald allowed just 12 goals in the tournament, including just one in a 38-save performance over Sweden to help Canada to medal. He was named the tournament’s top goaltender.
The Halifax, NS native earned the opportunity after going 8-15-1-2 with a 3.44 goals against average and .900 save percentage in 29 appearances with the Charlottetown Islanders of the QMJHL this season. He also went 3-7-1 with a 3.57 goals against average and an .887 save percentage in 13 games with the Acadie-Bathurst Titan.
He is currently 33rd in Future Considerations’ May ranking for the 2014 NHL Draft
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DOUBLE BLUE SPORTS GOALTENDER OF THE MONTH
April – Mason McDonald – Charlottetown Islanders
March – Alex Nedeljkovic – Plymouth Whalers
February – Alex Nedeljkovic – Plymouth Whalers
January – Thatcher Demko – Boston College
December – Danny Mumaugh – Seattle Thunderbirds
November – Devin Williams – Erie Otters
October – Igor Shestyorkin – JHC Spartak
September – Alex Nedeljkovic – Plymouth Whalers