Junior College: Has spent the lasttwo seasons at Chattanooga State Community College where he playsshortstop for the Tigers … Is currently batting .361 with 56hits, 18 doubles, four home runs, 44 RBI, six sacrifice flies and49 runs scored … Also slugging .555 with an on basepercentage of .450 … Hit .343 last season as a freshman with57 hits in 166 plate appearances … Also recorded 14 doubles,a triple, two home runs, 42 RBI and 37 runs scored while stealingeight bases in as many attempts … Drew 38 walks and owned anon-base percentage of .460.
High School: Was a six-time junior staterepresentative and led the team to two national titles …Named the Under 18 Australian National MVP, hitting .440 with awooden bat … Led Australia to the silver medal at the 2010International Baseball Federation Championships … Earned anumber of honors in 2009 … Won the Western Australia StateSchoolboys batting title with an average of .538 and garnered oneof his two Australian Baseball Academy Golden Gloves … Alsonabbed a spot on the all-state team and was a nominee for theWestern Australia State Junior Sports Award … Played hisclub baseball for the Wanneroo program under head coach Steve Fishand led the squad to a pair of league titles.
Personal: Full name is Jordan M. McDonald… Born July 22, 1992 … Undecided on a major …Son of Kevin and Leanne McDonald.
Coach Jarrett on McDonald: "Jordan'sconsistency on defense and the ability to drive the ball will helpbring an overall confidence to our team. Last season he was one ofthe top offensive performers in the Tennessee Junior Collegeranks."