When Alabama opens its season Friday on the road against Delta State, it will be sporting a roster that features 30 freshmen, or nearly half the combined men's and women's roster
Prep Highlights: Swam for Chris Nesbit at TSS Aquatic ... placed 14th in 5km open water at 2013 Fina World Championships ... a three-time 5km open water Australian Women's Champion ... represented the Australian swim team in the Fina World Championships in 2010, 2011, and 2013 ... Junior World champion and record holder in the 800m freestyle at 2011 Fina Junior World Championships ... received silver in the 400m freestyle and bronze in the 4x200m freestyle relay at 2011 Fina Junior World Championships ... gold medalist in the 1500m freestyle and silver medalist in the 800m freestyle at 2010 Junior Pan Pacs ... three-time bronze medalist in the National Australian women's 1500m freestyle ... winner of multiple gold, silver, and bronze medals at the Australian Age Nationals ... broke records in both the 400m and 800m freestyle at the Australian Age nationals ... received academic excellence awards in all four high school years ... earned the Principle's Academic and Merit award ... was Sportsperson of the Year four times in high school.
Personal Information: Full name: Bonnie Louise Macdonald ... daughter of Ian and Shannon Macdonald ... economics major ... born December 16, 1995.
Top Times: 100 freestyle 57.38 200 freestyle 2.00.18 400 freestyle 4.09.87 800 freestyle 8.32.30 1500 freestyle 16.16.58 5 km open water 57 min 1 sec