Danielle LeBreck  
Danielle LeBreck

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cary, Ill.

High School:
Prairie Ridge HS

Position:
Distance

Experience:
High School


05/31/2012

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

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

05/31/2012

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

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

04/07/2012

Gophers Earn Career Bests, Victories on Friday

Minnesota sent team members to the Stanford and Hamline Invitationals.

02/16/2012

Seniors Ready for Parents Day Open

Final meet before the Big Ten championships

12/07/2011

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.