2018-19 Women's Track Roster

Danielle Bohannon

Danielle Bohannon

  • Position
    Distance
  • Height
    5-8
  • Class
    Junior
  • High School
    Edwardsville High
  • Hometown
    Edwardsville, Ill.

Biography

Honors & Awards:
2016-17:
 Missouri Athletics Director's Honor Roll... MVC Honor Roll

2017-18 Track and Field:
Indoor: Competed in four meets… Finished in ninth in the one mile run at the Pittsburg State Invitational, recording a season best 5:21.32 time… Recorded a 24th place finish at the Gorilla Classic, running the 800-meter in 2:24.83.

Outdoor: Competed in six events… Finished in 14th place at the Tom Botts Invitational in the 1,500-meter with a 4:46.50… Recorded a career best 800-meter run at the MVC Outdoor Championship with a 2:21.70.

2016-17 Track and Field:
Indoor: Competed in four meets… Opened the indoor season with a sixth-place time of 2:26.32 in the 800-meter run at the Missouri Invitational (Jan. 20)… Posted a time of 3:09.63 in the 1,000-meter run at the Jayhawk Classic (Jan. 27) and competed in the 4x400-meter relay (4:20.85)… finished the 800-meter run with a time of 2:24.87 and the 4x400-meter relay (4:17.35 at the Gorilla Classic (Feb. 10)… At the 2017 MVC Indoor Championship (Feb. 25), posted the 17th best time in the 800-meter run prelims (2:25.50).
 
Outdoor: Competed in four meets… Began the outdoor season with an eighth-place time of 2:25.66 in the 800-meter run and helped an 4x800-meter relay squad to a third place time of 9:36.42 at the Bulldog Relays (Mar. 17)… crossed at 2:24.74 in the 800-meter run at the Tom Botts Invitational (Apr. 15)… At the John Jacobs Invitational (Apr. 21), posted a time of 2:24.80 in the 800-meter run… Posted a ninth-place time of 2:25.53 in the 800-meter run at the Rock Chalk Classic (Apr. 28).

Background: Competed all four years on Edwardsville High's track team ... Helped pace her 4x800-meter realy team to a new county record her senior season ... Was a member of the school record breaking performance by the distance medley relay her final season ... Won the Most Outstanding Distance Runner award at her school her junior year ... Was a member of the county championship track team all four years at Edwardsville High.

Personal: Danielle Lynn Bohannon was born August 9 in St. Louis, Mo. ... Daughter of Bruce and Lisa Bohannon ... Has one sister, Jennifer, who played soccer at Missouri S&T.
 
Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Time Opponent/Meet Date
800-meter run (indoor) 2:25.50 MVC Indoor Championship  2/25/17
Mile run (indoor) 5:21.32  Arkansas Opener 1/13/18
1000-meter run (indoor) 3:09.63  Jayhawk Classic 1/26/17
800-meter run (outdoor) 2:24.74 Tom Botts Invitational 4/15/17