Danielle Pfeifer
Danielle  Pfeifer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
McAuley

Event:
Mid-Distance

Elig (In/Out):
JR/JR


03/03/2015

Ofili, DMR to Compete at NCAA Indoors

Ofili, DMR to Represent Women's Track & Field at NCAA Indoors

02/21/2015

U-M Collects Five Wins at Home; DMR, Mioduszewski Shine at Notre Dame

Women's Track & Field Collects Six Wins Across Silverston, Alex Wilson Invites

01/31/2015

Wolverines Claim Six Event Titles, Fall to MSU in Annual Dual

Women's Track & Field Claims Six Event Titles, Falls to MSU in Annual Dual

07/23/2014

Eight Wolverines Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Recognition

Women's Track and Field Lands Eight on USTFCCCA All-Academic List

05/14/2014

Wolverine Athlete Spotlight: Danielle Pfeifer

Women's Track & Field Spotlight: Danielle Pfeifer

Last Updated: March 2, 2015

At Michigan ... All-America first team (2014, distance medley relay) ... Member of 11th-straight Big Ten champion distance medley relay team (2014) ... All-Big Ten first team (2014, DMR) ... Academic All-Big Ten (2014) ... Two-timeUSTFCCCA All-Academic (2013, '14) ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014).

Junior (2015)

Indoor
... Earned a runner-up finish in the 800m race at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28), setting a new PR (2:04.59) while also competing on the 4x400m relay team and helping the Distance Medley Relay to a runner-up finish ... Ran the 800m leg of the Distance Medley Relay at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (Feb. 21), finishing in 11:03.23 ... Won the 600m race at the Spire Invitational (Feb. 14), crossing at 1:31.14 ... Finished seventh in the 800m race at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7), running 2:06.10 ... Won the 600m race at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31) with a PR time of 1:30.66 ... Finished runner-up in the 600m race at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 17), finishing in 1:32.39.

Sophomore (2014)

Outdoor
At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), finished 25th in the 800-meter run (2:06.59) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed fourth in the 800-meter run (2:07.32, 2:06.99p) and ran the third leg of the eighth place 4x400-meter relay (3:44.69) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), finished third in the 800-meter run (2:11.96) ... At the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 4), finished fifth in Section 4 of the 800-meter run (2:06.68) ... At the Beach Invitational (April 19), won the 800-meter run Invitational (2:06.82) ... At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 18), finished 20th in the Open Division of the 1,500-meter run (4:25.84) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished second in the 800-meter run (2:07.61) ... At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), ran the last leg of the winning 4x800-meter relay (8:44.12) and finished 19th in the invitational 1,500-meter run (4:32.31).

Indoor
At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 14-15), ran the 800m leg of the distance medley relay that took fifth (11:14.60) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March1), ran the 800m leg of the distance medley relay that won U-M's 11th-straight Big Ten title (11:12.52) and finished fourth in the open 800-meter run (2:07.32) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), ran the second leg of the 14th-place 4x400-meter relay (3:50.57) and the third leg of the winning distance medley that set a new SPIRE record (11:00.20) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), finished eighth in the 800-meter run (2:10.55) and second in the 1,000-meter run (2:50.36) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished sixth in the 800-meter run (2:12.46, 2:10.95#).

Freshman (2013) ... USTFCCCA All-Academic ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.
Outdoor
At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished 21st in the 800-meter run (2:12.69) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), took sixth in the 800-meter run (2:12.27) and ran the second leg of the fifth-place 4x400-meter relay (3:50.30) ... At the Penn Relays (April 25-27), ran the third leg of the 4x800-meter relay that placed fourth (8:25.95) ... At the Kansas Relays (April 18-20), finished fourth in the 800-meter run (2:09.69) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), finished runner up in the 800-meter run (2:08.72) ... At the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), ran the second leg of the 4x800-relay which finished first in record time (8:33.54) and placed eighth in section 3 of the 1,500-meter run (4:32.63) ... At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational (March 22-23), finished sixth in the 1,500-meter run (4:34.95) and ran the second leg of the 'B' 4x400-relay which finished fourth (3:54.54).

Indoor
At the Notre Dame Wilson Invitational (March 1-2), finished 12th in the 800-meter run (2:07.26) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), finished seventh in the 800-meter run (2:06.96, 2:06.63 prelim) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished 14th in the 800-meter run (2:08.22) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished 13th in the mile run (4:56.92) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished fourth (2:10.86) in the 800-meter run ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished seventh in the 800-meter run (2:16.77) and ran the third leg of the 'D' 4x400-meter relay that took ninth (4:08.64) ... At the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open (Jan. 11), started the 800-meter run, but did not finish.

Prep. .. Graduated from McAuley High School (2012) ... National Honor Society ... History Honor Society ... Student Council member ... Northwest Exchange Student of the Month recipient ... Member of Key Club and Women in Medicine ...Cross Country... Three-year varsity letter-winner (2009, '10, '11) ...Track & Field... Four-year varsity letter-winner (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Four-time Girls Greater Cincinnati League All-Conference selection (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Four-time All-District selection (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Four-time All-Region selection (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Four-time 800-meter Regional champion (2009, '10, '11, '12) ... Member of the school-record holding 4x200-meter relay team (2009) ... Finished third in the 800-meter run at the outdoor state meet (2010) ... All-State (2010, '11, '12) ... Three-time Girls Greater Cincinnati League Runner of the Year (2010, '11, '12) ... Finished second in the 800-meter run at the outdoor state meet (2011, '12) ... Two-time 800-meter indoor state champion (2011, '12) ... Two-time Sportswoman of the Year (2011, '12) ... Set school records in the 400-meter run and 4x400-meter relay (2011) ... Holds the Cincinnati record in the 800-meter run and the 1,600-meter run (2012) ... Set school records in the 4x800-meter relay, 1,600-meter run and 800-meter run (2012) ... Athlete of the Year (2012) ... LaRosa's Most Valuable Player finalist (2012) ... Competed at USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships (2012).

Personal... Enrolled in the School of Nursing ... Majoring in nursing ... Daughter of Tim and Julie Pfeifer ... Born December 22, 1993.

Collegiate Personal Bests:

p = preliminary round

Event Time Date
600m (I) 1:30.66 1-31-15
800m (I) 2:04.59 2-28-15
Mile (I) 4:56.92 2-2-13
1,000m 2:50.36 2-7-14
800m (O) 2:06.59 5-29-14
1,500m (O) 4:25.84 4-18-14
   


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