Uploaded Ad
Danielle Burke
Year: Senior
Hometown: Waseca, Minn.
High School: Waseca High School

Three Career Wins

- 800 Meters: 2:26.08 (3/29/2009 Mount Marty Invite)
- 1500 Meters: 4:47.40 (4/22/2009 SDSU Twilight)
- Distance Medley Relay: 12:07.03 (2/28/2010 Summit League Championships)

Track & Field

Indoor season best mile run of 5:08.10 came at the Nebraska Tune-Up (2/18) ... ran the anchor leg for the distance medley relay team that finished in 12:26.75 at the Summit League Championships (2/27) ... had a team season best 1500 meters time of 4:35.04 as well as finishing the 800 meters in an outdoor season best of 2:19.40 at the NCC Last Chance meet (5/20)

Season best mile run of 5:11.54 at the Nebraska Tune-Up (2/19) ... started for the conference champs in the distance medley relay (12:07.03) at the indoor Summit League Championships (2/28) ... ran the 1500 meters in a season best 4:39.82 at the Beach Invitational (4/17)


Ran a team season best in the 1000 meters of 3:00.78 at the Husker Invite (2/7) … started for the 10th place distance medley relay team that finished in 12:01.64, fifth best in SDSU history (2/13) and had a team season best in the mile at the ISU Classic finishing in 5:02.73, ninth best in SDSU history (2/14) … anchor for the second place distance medley relay team in 12:11.99, seventh best in school history (all-conference selection) (2/27), had a season best time in the 800 meters of 2:23.97 and finished third in the mile in 5:06.20 the earm all-conference at the Summit League Championships (2/28) … won the 800 meters in 2:26.08 at the Mount Marty Invite (3/29) … ran the 3000 meters in 10:28.57 to finish fifth at the Vance Butler Invite (4/3) … at the SDSU Twilight, won the 1500 meters with a time of 4:47.40 (4/22) … ran a season best in the 800 meters of 2:18.78 to finish fourth at the Kip Janvrin Open (4/24) ... All-Summit League (Indoor)



Redshirted due to injury.


Danielle gained valuable experience in cross country and on the track during her freshman season ...  placed second at the Dakota Duals after a time of 5 minutes, 10.47 seconds ... placed 33rd in the mile run at the ISU Classic ... was a member of the South Dakota State’s distance medley team that set a new school record in the indoor distance medley at the ISU Classic ... posted a third-place effort in the mile run at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... had a season-best time of 5:07.81 in the mile at the Iowa State Classic ... outdoors, had four top-7 finishes in five meets while running the 1,500 ... placed seventh in the Independent Championships in the 1,500 after a season-best time of 4:40.38 ... placed third in the 1,500 at the Howard Wood Relays in a time of 4:43.80 ... in one appearance in the 800, placed seventh in a time of 2:20.46 at the Jim Duncan Invite ... ran on the 4x1-mile relay team that finished second at the Kansas Relays in a time of 20:43.43


Cross Country


Top-three team finisher in all four competed meets this season ... Top-finisher at the Bradley Invite (10/15), Summit League Championships (10/29) and NCAA Midwest Regional (11/12) ... Finished 14th at the Summit League Championships in 22 minutes and 40 seconds ... Best 6K time of 22 minutes and nine seconds at the Bradley Invite


Received a redshirt for medical hardship


Finished fourth at the Pynn Invite with a time of 18:49.90 (9/5) ... Placed 22nd at the Oz Memorial finishing in 24:04.00 (9/11) ... placed fifth on the team, 39th overall at the SDSU Classic (10/3)


Ran a season best time of 19 minutes, 47 seconds at the SDSU Classic (10/4) ... placed 33rd at the Summit League Championships in 22:54 (11/1)


During the 2007 cross-country season, ran in one meet and placed 11th at the NDSU Open with a time of 19 minutes, 47.94 seconds


Before SDSU
Was a two-time conference champion in the South Central Conference ... competed at state three times ... was named all-conference four times ... named to the all-state team in the 1,600 meters in track ... a National Honor Society member and named academic all-state ... received six letters in cross country and track