Danielle LeBreck  
Danielle LeBreck


Cary, Ill.

High School:
Prairie Ridge HS


High School


149 Gopher Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons


Academic All-Big Ten Team Includes 37 Gopher Track & Field Student Athletes

This year's tally is the highest in team history.


Gophers Earn Career Bests, Victories on Friday

Minnesota sent team members to the Stanford and Hamline Invitationals.


Seniors Ready for Parents Day Open

Final meet before the Big Ten championships


Gophers Earn 59 Spots on Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts

2012 Season - Indoor: Placed sixth in the 3000 meters at the Northwest Open (10:22.50). Outdoor: Won the 1,500 meters at the Hamline Invite with a time of 4:39.20 • recorded a season-best 1,500m time at the Tommie Twilight (4:36.84) • finished third in the 800m at the Holst Invitational (2:17.30) • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 Season - Indoor:competed at the ISU Classic in the mile run and finished at ninth(5:05.07) • competed at the Parents' Day Open in the 3,000 meters and finished fifth (10:22.96). Outdoor:competed at the Mt. SAC Open in the 1,500 meters and finished with a time 4:36.36 • ran to a fifth place finish at the Tommie Twilight (4:41.36) • took third at the UWRF Falcon Invitational (4:45.44) • competed in the Musco Twilight in the 3,000 meters and finished at ninth (10:20.20).

2010 Season - Indoor:Competed in five meets • clocked top mile time of 5:13.52 at Iowa State Classic • placed second in 1,000 meters at Minnesota State Open. Outdoor: Ran in three meets • clocked a season-best of 4:45.81 in Sun Angel Classic.

2009 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School:A 2008 graduate of Prairie Ridge High School • high school coach was Kelly MacDonald • placed 75th at the 2004 Illinois Class AA cross country meet • a four-year state meet competitor in the 1,600 meters, three times in the 4x800-meter relay and once in the 800 meters • four-time Fox Valley Conference track titlist • earned four varsity letters in cross country and track • a member of the Spanish National Honors Society.

Personal:Born Oct. 16, 1989 • double majoring in journalism and spanish • daughter of Steve and Jackie LeBreck • has younger siblings Rochelle and Joe • enjoys reading, playing guitar and scuba diving.