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Senior (2015)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Appeared in all 32 games ... Posted a career-best 16 goals ... Tallied four goals and two assists in CWPA Championship play, including a hat trick in the opener vs. Buckell (April 24) ... Also scored two goals vs. Buckell in CWPA league play (April 19) ... Tallied goals in four consecutive games from March 21-April 11 ... Netted the game-winning, sudden-death goal at 38:33 vs. #13 Indiana (April 4) ... Scored a career-best four goals and an assist against Brown (March 20) ... Tallied steals in back-to-back games vs. #14 UC Santa Barbara (Jan. 23) and #7 San Jose State (Jan. 24).
Junior (2014)... Appeared in all 34 games ... Posted career highs with 10 goals, 29 assists and 25 steals ... Ranked second among Wolverines in assists ... Recorded a career-best four steals at CSU East Bay (April 5) ... Scored a goal and two assists vs. Marist (March 8) and #8 Princeton (Feb. 16) ... Recorded at least one point in each of the season's first six games ... Earned two assists at Santa Clara (Jan. 31) ... Posted two goals and two steals vs. #15 Indiana (Jan. 18) ... Recorded a goal and an assist in the season opener vs. Iona (Jan. 18).
Sophomore (2013)... Appeared in 28 games ... Registered one goal, an assist and a steal in CWPA Western Division Championship play vs. Notre Dame (April 13) ... Also tallied two points with a goal and an assist vs. #10 Long Beach State and Santa Clara (Feb. 9) ... Posted multiple steals in five games ... Recorded one goal, one assist and one steal in her Wolverine debut vs. Colorado State at the Michigan Kick-Off (Jan. 19).
Prior to Michigan... Attended the University of Maryland (2011-12) ... Appeared in all 26 Terrapins' games, starting two, and posted 29 goals, 46 points and 27 steals in her first collegiate season to rank among Maryland's leaders in all three categories. She scored goals in 15 games, including eight multi-goal efforts, and was named CWPA Rookie of the Week on March 5 after netting four goals against Notre Dame College (Ohio) -- her first of three four-goal games.
Prep... Graduated from York House School (2011) ... Also participated in basketball, volleyball, soccer and swimming.
Club/Junior Team... Member of the Pacific Storm Water Polo Club ... selected to play on Canada's Canadian Select League in 2011 ... Water Polo Canada identified her as one of the top 25 in Junior National Team tryouts in 2011 ... received a Level 1 NCCP WP Coaching Certificate ... bronze medalist at U16 Nationals in 2008, gold medalist at U18 Nationals in 2008, silver medalist at U18 Nationals in 2009 and bronze medalist at U18 Nationals in 2010 ... Junior Athlete of the Year.
Personal... Danielle Robinson was born December 11, 1992 ... Daughter of Gordon Robinson and Nicole Rolland ... Enrolled in the School of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in communication studies.