Danielle Meiners

Danielle Meiners


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
St. Ursula



2006-07: Began her rookie career with a fifth place finish at the Flyer 5K Challenge, turning in a time of 18:48 • Followed her impressive first meet with a seventh place finish at the Xavier Invitational, recording a time of 19:07.30 • Turned in a top-20 finish at the National Catholic Championship in 18:58 5K earning her Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week Honors • Recorded a season-best 6K time of 23:48.30 at the Roy Griak Invitational • Turned in six top-10 finishes throughout track season including a first place finish in the 3,000-steeplechase at the Boston-Moon Classic in 11:32.11 • Set a new school 3,000-steeplechase record at the All Ohio Championships in 11:30.16 • Turned in top-5 finishes in the one-mile run at the Oiler Opener and the Golden Flash Gala, recording time of 5:26.18 and 5:18.64, respectively.

High School: Ran career-best times of 19:04 5K and 11:12 3200 during her junior year ∙ Turned in a time of 5:18 1600 during her senior year ∙ Earned All-American honors her junior year ∙ Her 4 x 1600 relay team was All-Ohio as a senior ∙ Currently holds school record for her time of 11:12 3200.

Personal: Born July 22, 1988.

2009-10: Saw action in all seven of XU's fall events in her final season.• Ran the fifth fastest 5K of 19:02 at the Notre Dame Invitational. • Cracked the top 25 twice during the season. • Highest finish was 10th at the Big River Early Run where she posted a time of 15:47. • Ran in the Atlantic 10 Championships and the NCAA Great Lakes Regional.

2008-09: Competed in three of Xavier's fall events. • Recorded a season-best 5K at the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships with a time of 19:45.

2007-08: Suffered a season-ending injury in the fall.