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 Danielle McCormick

CAREER BESTS

2019: INDOOR - Earned USTFCCA All-Academic honors ... earned USTFCCCA All-Region honors in the 800 and distance medley relay ... member of distance medley relay that finished second (11:26.00) at the NCAA Championships ... ran a school-record time of 2:06.28 to place third in the 800 at the NCAA Championships ... her time of 2:06.28 in the 800 is the second-best in GNAC history ... member of distance medley relay that won the GNAC Championship in a school-record time of 11:23.47 ... finished fifth in the mile at the GNAC Championships with a time of 5:11.31, the 10th-fastest mark in school history. OUTDOOR - Earned All-West Region honors in the 800 and 4x400 ... ran the fastest time in the 800 in the region ... earned two All-American honors after finishing fourth in the 800 (2:09.71) and eighth in the 4x400 (3:47.87) at the NCAA Championships ... won the 800 (2:08.67), finished third in the 1,500 (4:27.74) and fourth in the 4x400 (3:52.17) at the GNAC Championships ... won the 4x400 at the Linfield Open ... ran a personal-best of 2:05.00 in the 800 to finish sixth at the Bryan Clay Invitational ... won the 800 and 4x400 at the Mike Fanelli Track Classic ... won the 1,500 at the Willamette Invitational ... earned All-GNAC Academic honors ... earned Google Cloud Academic All-District accolades.

2018: INDOOR - NCAA Champion in the 800 (2:07.79) ... finished ninth in the distance medley relay (11:55.60) at the NCAA Championships ... GNAC Champion in the 800 (2:07.79), third in the distance medley relay (11:52.56) and third in the 4x400 3:51.46, the second-fastest time in school history ... USTFCCCA All-West Region selection in the 800 and distance medley relay ... GNAC Runner of the Week ... won the 800 in a school-record time of 2:07.13 at the UW Open ... finished second in the distance medley relay at the Husky Classic in a time of 11:32.96, the second-fastest time in school history. OUTDOOR -  USTFCCCA All-Academic Team ... USTFCCA All-West Region selection in the 800 and 4x400 ... GNAC All-Academic Team ... GNAC Runner of the Week ... finished fourth in the 800 (2:06.34) and 10th in the 4x400 (3:43.47) at the NCAA Championships ... GNAC Champion in the 800 (2:08.25) and finished fourth in the 4x400 (3:46.94) ... won the 800 in a school-record, and the seventh-fastest time in GNAC history, time of 2:06.17 at the UCSD Triton Invitational ... ran a time of 56.81 for 400 meters at the Beach Invitational, the seventh-fastest time in school history ... ranks eighth in school history after running 4:31 for 1,500 at the Bryan Clay Invitational ... member of the winning 4x400 relay at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival with a time of 3:43.01, the second-fastest time in school history ... 

2017: INDOOR - Earned second-team All-american honors in the distance medley relay after finishing ninth (11:36.55) at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships ... time of 11:36.55 in the distance medley was the second-fastest in school history and ranks eighth all-time in the GNAC ... finished 14th in the 800 (2:13.04) at the NCAA Championships ... finished second in the 800 (2:13.90) and the distance medley relay (12:11.46) at the GNAC Championships to earn All-GNAC honors ... ran a school-record time of 2:10.68 in the 800 at the UW Open ... All-West Region honors. OUTDOOR - Earned All-American honors after finishing seventh in the 800 (2:08.72) at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... finished second in the 800 (2:08.07) and 4x400 (3:50.19) at the GNAC Championships to earn All-GNAC honors ... ran a school-record and the eighth-best in GNAC history in the 800 in a time of 2:07.60 at the Triton Invitational ... ran the seventh-fastest time in the 400 (57.25) in school history at the Beach Invite ... member of the 4x400 relay that set a new UAA and GNAC record of 3:41.93 at the SFSU Distance Carnival ... Earned All-West Region honors in the 800 and 4x400 relay ... GNAC All-Academic Team ... GNAC Athlete of the Week (March 27-April 2) ... USTFCCCA Scholastic All-American.

2016: INDOOR – Competed at GNAC Championships in 800 meters and as member of distance medley relay … placed fourth in DMR at 12:16.83 … finished 10th in 800 meters with time of 2:18.72 at GNACs … registered season-best 800-meter time at 2:17.65 (UW Open). OUTDOOR – Finished fifth in 800 meters at GNAC Championships with time of 2:13.49 … posted season-best time of 2:12.95 in prelims of 800 meters ... also posted season-best times of 58.82 in 400 meters and 4:53.63 in 1500 meters … named to USTFCCCA Academic All-American Team.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Soldotna High School … both a four-time Alaska state cross country and track qualifier … helped Soldotna to runner-up team finishes at state cross country championships in 2013 and 2014 … holds a 5K cross country PR of 19:11 … three-time state champion in the 4x800m relay, anchoring team to new state record of 9:27.39 … placed second in the 400m at state as a senior and third in the 800m as a junior …  member of runner-up 4x400m team at 2014 and 2015 state championships … posted prep PRs of 59.36 for 400m and 2:17.88 for 800m. 

PERSONAL: Born February 1, 1997 … daughter of Dennis McCormick and Shelly Waltrip … has one sibling.

MAJOR: Natural sciences.

Position: Middle Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Soldotna, Alaska
High School: Soldotna HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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