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Danae Rivers
Danae  Rivers

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Derby, CT

High School:
Wilbur Cross

Event:
Distance/XC

Experience:
SO

Major:
Pre- Agricultural Sciences


06/10/2018

Three Nittany Lions Garner First Team All-America Honors

Maddie Holmberg, Megan McCloskey, and Danae Rivers place as First Team All-Americans

06/01/2018

Three Nittany Lions Earn USTFCCCA Honors

Harris, Rivers and Holmberg to Compete in NCAA Outdoor Championships June 6-9

05/26/2018

Two Individuals, Men's 4x1 Advance to NCAA Championships

Michael Biddle, Danae Rivers, and the men's 4x100-meter relay punch their tickets to the NCAA Championships

04/01/2017

School Record Falls at Florida Relays

The Penn State women's 4x800-meter relay erased the six year old record in the event at the 2017 Florida Relays

03/08/2017

BLOG: Big Ten Adrenaline Fuels Team for Nationals

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On the National Stage... || 2017 Indoor || 
Finished 19th in the 800-meters at the NCAA championships... Competed in the 800-meters at the NCAA East Preliminary in Lexington, Ky... Ran a leg on the NCAA East Preliminary qualifying 4x400-meter relay || 2017 Indoor || Earned All-American honors finishing third in the Mile at the NCAA Championships

At the Big Ten Championships... || 2017 Outdoor || Captured the conference title in the 800-meters following a runner-up finish in the 1,500-meters || 2017 Indoor || Captured the conference title in the 800-meters following a first-place finish in the DMR

Around the Track... || 2017 Outdoor ||
Competed in seven meets... Posted 12 top-10 finishes... Set school records in the 800-meters, DMR and 4x800-meters... Named Big Ten Freshman of the Year || 2017 Indoor ||Competed in seven meets... posted 16 top-10 finishes including six first-place finishes... Set school records in the 600-meters, 800-meters, Mile and DMR... named Big Ten Freshman of the Year

Before Penn State… || High School PRs || Mile: 4:47, 800-meters: 2:05 || High School || Indoor SCC Champions... 2014 Indoor State Open Champions... 2015 Indoor State Champions... Indoor State Records: 1000m, 1600m,4x400m, SMR... Indoor State Open Records: 1000m,1600m, SMR... Outdoor State Record: 800m... Outdoor State Open Record: 1600m... Outdoor New England: 800m || National Level Competition || 2014 Indoor New Balance Nationals SMR second-place and 1600m fourth-place... 2015 Outdoor New Balance Nationals 800m third-place... 2016 Indoor New Balance Nationals 800m fourth-place || Personal || Daughter of David and Andrea Rivers... Has two siblings, Andrew and Leah Rivers… Born on February 3, 1998

Indoor Track & Field Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
600 Nittany Lion Challenge 1:29.06
MILE 2017 Husky Classic 4:32.55
800 2017 Rod McCravy Memorial T&F Meet 2:04.04

Complete Indoor Track & Field Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   Mar 10-11, 2017 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 4:33.89 3rd (F)
   Mar 10-11, 2017 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 4:39.74 8th (P)
   Mar 10-11, 2017 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships DMR 11:04.89 6th (F)
   Feb 24-25, 2017 Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships 800 2:06.10 1st (F)
   Feb 24-25, 2017 Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships 800 2:07.80 2nd (P)
   Feb 24-25, 2017 Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships 4x400 3:38.36 5th (F)
   Feb 24-25, 2017 Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships DMR 11:10.53 1st (F)
   Feb 18, 2017 PSU Tune-Up DMR 11:01.16 1st (F)
   Feb 10-11, 2017 2017 Husky Classic Mile 4:32.55 1st (F)
   Jan 27-28, 2017 Penn State National Mile 4:34.87 1st (F)
   Jan 27-28, 2017 Penn State National 4x400 3:41.45 3rd (F)
   Jan 27-28, 2017 Penn State National DMR 11:15.00 2nd (F)
   Jan 20-21, 2017 2017 Rod McCravy Memorial T&F Meet 800 2:04.04 2nd (F)
   Jan 20-21, 2017 2017 Rod McCravy Memorial T&F Meet 4x400 3:46.24 10th (F)
   Jan 14, 2017 Nittany Lion Challenge 600 1:29.06 1st (F)
   Jan 14, 2017 Nittany Lion Challenge 4x400 3:44.66 2nd (F)

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