Danny Schiller  
Danny Schiller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mequon, Wis.

High School:
Homestead HS

Position:
High Jump


2013 Season- Indoor: Took first in high jump at the Northwest Open with a mark of 6-10 3/4 (2.10m) and the Jack Johnson Classic with jump of 6-09 (2.06m)• Finished 12th at the Big Ten Championships with a leap of 6-09 (2.06m)• Finished seventh in high jump at the Iowa State Classic. Outdoor: Finished second at the Tom Cat Invitational in high jump with a mark of 6-11.75 (2.13m)• ran at NCAA Regional prelims with a mark of 6-09.50 (2.11m)• finished eighth at the Iowa Musco Invitational with a hight of 6-07.12 (2.01m)• USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree• Academic All-Big Ten.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in six events for the indoor season • leaped 6-7 1/2 in the high jump at the Big Ten Championships, finishing 15th • placed second at the Brooks Classic with a season-best jump of 6-10 3/4 (2.10m) • finished third at the Snowshoe Open with a height of 6-8 3/4 (2.05m). Outdoor: Competed in a total of six events for the outdoor season • jumped 6-7 in the high jump at the Big Ten Championships • won the high jump at the Tom Cat Twilight with a height of 6-8 3/4 • placed second at the Golden Bear Twilight with a season-best jump of 6-9 (2.06m) • placed fifth at the Stanford Invite • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Homestead High School • high school coaches were Dan Benson and Todd Brawner • part the 2010 Wisconsin Division 1 state championship-winning team • placed fifth in the 2010 state meet in high jump with a leap of 6-4 • all-state honoree in 2009 (6-7) and 2008 (6-6) with third and second place finishes, respectively • three-time North Shore Conference champion in high jump • also 2010 North Shore champion in long jump • holds indoor and outdoor school high jump records with jumps of 6-10 • also a letterwinner in basketball.

Personal: Born April 21, 1992 • intends to major in engineering • son of Diane Duwel and Jeff Schiller • has an older sister, Katie.