Danny Schiller  
Danny  Schiller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mequon, Wis.

High School:
Homestead HS

Event:
High Jump


05/21/2015

Fifteen Gophers Earn NCAA Regional Bids

Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas hosts this year's NCAA West Regional.

05/16/2015

Wieland Wins Big Ten Decathlon Title

The Gophers combined for 38 points through the first two days of competition, trailing meet-leading Nebraska by just six points.

05/06/2015

Minnesota Crosses the Border for Pair of Meets

The Gophers will compete at the Wisconsin Twilight and the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open on Friday.

04/29/2015

Gophers Dominate in St. Paul with Six Titles

Jordan Charles won the triple jump and the 100 meters for the Gophers on Wednesday at Sea Foam Stadium.

04/23/2015

Minnesota Picks Up 4 Titles at Macalester

Danny Schiller picked up his third high jump win of the season as the Gophers carried the top two finishers in Thursday's competition.

04/30/2015

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

Schiller's Personal Records

2015 | SENIOR SEASON
Indoor:
At the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic placed 10th in the high jump with a mark of 1.99 meters (6-06.25 ft.). • Placed 15th in the high jump at the 2015 Iowa State Classic with a mark of 2.00 meters (6-06.75) • In high jump competition at the 2015 Snowshoe Open, placed second with a jump of 1.99 meters (6-06.25). Outdoor: At the 2015 Baldy Castillo Invitational finished 14th in the high jump with a mark of 1.98 meters (6-06.00). • Won the high jump at the Ashton May Invitational with a mark of 2.03 meters (6-08.00). • Won the high jump at the 2015 Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 2.02 meters (6-07.50). • Placed second in the high jump at the 2015 Carleton Relays with a mark of 2.03 meters (6-08.00). • Won the high jump at the 2015 Bolstorff Twilight with a mark of 2.07 meters. • Won the high jump at the Golden Bear Classic with a jump of 2.13 meters (6-11.75) that set a new meet and facility record.

2014 | JUNIOR SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Northwest Open placed 3rd in the high jump with a jump of 2.05 meters (6-08.75). Finished 7th in the high jump with a mark of 1.96 meters (6-05.00). At the 2014 Bill Bergan Invitational finished first in the high jump with a mark of 2.10 meters (6-10.75 ft.). Placed 10th in the high jump with a jump of 2.00 meters (6-06.75) at the 2014 Iowa State Classic. Finished 14th in the Big Ten Championships in the high jump with a mark of 2.00 meters (6-06.75). Outdoor: At the 2014 Stanford Invitational finished tied for first in the high jump with a mark of 1.96 meters (6-05.00). Finished third at the 2014 Hamline Invitational with a mark of 2.10 meters (6-10.75). Placed second at the Holst Invitational with a high jump of 2 meters (6-06.75). At the 2014 Carleton Relays finished second in the high jump with a mark of 1.98 meters (6-06.00). Placed second in the high jump at the Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 2.08 meters (6-09.75).

2013 | SOPHOMORE 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 | FRESHMAN 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 | REDSHIRT 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.