WKBW Channel 7 will feature senior Olivia Macdonald in the Super 7 Athlete of the Week Countdown on June 5.
Olivia was selected based on her outstanding performance in the championship win over Nardin Academy on May 29th, 2015 in the Monsignor Martin Playoff Finals. Olivia was additionally selected as the Monsignor Martin League MVP and honored as Mount St. Mary Academy’s Athlete of the Year.
On May 29, the varsity lacrosse team played Nardin Academy in the Finals for the Monsignor Martin Playoff championship. The Thunder were previously undefeated in league play and had captured another league title. The game was back and forth but was sealed by the strong play of Olivia Macdonald and her co-captain Catie Meegan. Macdonald scored with 23 seconds left to give the Thunder the 11-8 win. This is the 11th consecutive trip to the finals for the Mount and the 10th playoff championship.
Tune in to WKBW at 5:45 p.m. or 11:20 p.m. on Friday June 5th, 2015 to see Olivia featured in the Super 7 Athlete of the Week Countdown!