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 Danny Kane
Danny Kane

Tappan, N.Y.

High School:
Tappan Zee




MXC Finishes Second at the New England Championships

Louis Serafini leads the way for the Eagles with fourth overall finish.


MXC Finishes 16th in Paul Short Invitational

Three runners record personal records at the event.


MXC Season Outlook

The Eagles will open the season this Saturday at the Brian Doyle Meet of Champions in Bronx, N.Y.

AS A JUNIOR (2011-12)
Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement...did not compete in any meets.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11)
Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
XC: Set PRs in all but one race ... scored in every meet of the fall season ... ran 26:11.7 at the IC4A Championship (11/20) for 57th place overall, scoring second for BC ... lowered his PR in the 10K by nearly three minutes, with a time of 32:00.1 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Qualifier (11/12), scoring second for BC in 91st place overall ... busted out a PR of 25:24.3 at the ACC Championship (10/30) to score second for BC and finish in 56th place overall ... finished third for BC at the Princeton Invitational (10/16) with a PR of 25:39.90, taking 60th overall ... crossed the line in a PR of 25:49 as the fourth point scorer for the Eagles at the New England Championships (10/9), helping BC to its best finish in three seasons ... posted the third best time for the Eagles with a 27:10 (8K) at the Williams College Invitational (9/25), coming in 26th overall and averaging a 5:28 mile.
Indoor T&F: Led BC by crushing his personal record in the 5,000-meter run with a 14:59.95 at the ACC Championship (2/25)...recorded a New England qualifier in the 3,000-meters, crossing in 8:31.64 at the Battle of Beantown (2/4) for seventh overall...set a PR of 4:14.56, leading BC in the mile competition at the BU Invitational (1/28) the BU Tri-Meet (1/20), placed fifth in the 800-meter run in 2:00.10.

AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10)
U.S.A Track and Field Outdoor Junior National Qualifier...All-New England in the steeplechase...Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
XC: Finished 32nd overall at the Dartmouth Cross Country Invitational (9/12) with a time of 27:52 (8K)...crossed the line in 27:31 (8K) for 43rd place overall at the Williams College Purple Valley Classic (9/26) ... came in at 159th place overall at the New England Cross Country Championship Meet (10/10) with a time of 26:42 (8K)...finished 110th overall at the Princeton Cross Country Invitational (10/17) with a time of 27:19 (8K)... finished 86th overall at the ACC Championship (10/31) with a season best time of 26:11 (8K) ... was the 3rd Eagle to cross the line (145th overall) at the NCAA Regional Cross Country Championships with a time of 34:46 (10K).
Indoor T&F: Ran the mile at the Valentine Invitational (2/12) in 4:22 to finish 79th overall ... finished 8th overall in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Beanpot (2/8) with a time of 8:44 ... ran a 4:21 in the mile to place 58th overall a the BU Terrier Invitational (1/31) ... finished in 6th place in the 3,000m at the Harvard Invitational (1/17) with a time of 8:57.
Outdoor T&F: Finished in 14th overall at the USATF Outdoor Junior National Championships (6/24) held in Des Moines, Iowa, with a time of 9:38 in the 3,000m steeplechase ... took seventh place at the New England Outdoor Championships in the 3,000m steeplechase in a time of 9:26 ... completed the 5,000m completion in 15:22 to take second place at the Skyhawk Invitational (4/23) ... was 17th overall at the ACC Championships (4/17) in the 3,000m steeplechase with a time of 9:41 ... made outdoor debut with a 9:34 performance in the 3K steeplechase at the Raleigh Relays (4/5).

Named to the first-team All-Section and first-team All-County senior year ... qualified for the New York State Championships and the Nike Outdoor Nationals in the 3,000m steeplechase ... anchored the Tappan Zee record-setting distance medley relay team ... set a meet record in the 2,000m steeplechase at the New York State Relays (4/17/09) ... Section-I Class-A New York Champion in the 3,000m steeple chase ... also the captain of the soccer team, being named to the first-team, All-Section and All-County teams.

Born May 19, 1991...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences...son of Michael and Loretta Kane...has a younger brother named Chris.

Event Overall PR Season-Best Overall PR Season-Best
800m 2:00.10 - BU Tri (1/20/11) --- --- ---
1500m --- --- --- ---
Mile 4:14.56 - BU Terrier (1/28/11) --- --- ---
3000m 8:31.64 - Beanpot (2/4/11) --- --- ---
5000m 14:59.95 - ACC (2/25/11) --- 15:22.52 - Stonehill (4/23/10) ---
Steeplechase --- --- 9:26.89 - New England (5/8/10) ---
8K (XC) --- --- 25:24.3 - ACC (10/30/10) ---
10K (XC) --- --- 32:00.1 - NCAA Reg. (11/12/10) ---
Finishes Wins: 0 Top 3: 1 Top 5: 2 Top 10: 8

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