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Fiona

Danieu

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Year Sophomore
Hometown East Aurora, N.Y.
High School East Aurora
School: CC
Birthdate October 30, 1998

Bio

Member of 2017 Ivy League Heptagonal Championship Cross Country Team

2017-18: (XC) Helped the Lions to a team title at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships, taking 15th place overall in 21:34 ... The third Columbia finisher at the NCAA Cross Country Championships, taking 165th overall in 21:12, helping the Lions to a 28th place team finish ... Ran to a 14th place finish at the Sam Bell Invitational in 21:19 ... Finished fourth at the Columbia XC Invite in 22:03 during another team victory.

2016-17: (XC) Opened the season taking eighth at the Stony Brook Invitational, clocking a 20:00.6 over the 5K course during the Columbia team victory ... Went 21:47.7 for a season best during the Paul Short Run over the 6K course ... Clocked a 23:14.0 during the 6K at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational ... Helped the Lions to a sixth place finish in the Northeast Regional by going 22:02.7 in the 6K for 78th. (T&F) Put up season bests of 5:08.09 in the 1 Mile, 10:46.76 in the 3,000m, and 17:19.50 in the 5,000m.

Personal: The individual Class C New York State runner-up in cross country her senior season at East Aurora High School … Led her cross country team to Class C State Championships her junior and senior seasons … A first team all-state honoree her senior year … Owns cross country career bests of 18:04 on a 5K course and 17:48 in the XC 3-Mile …  On the track, has personal records of 2:17 in the 800m, 4:45 in the 1,500m, and 10:18 in the 3,000m … Mother, Kimberlee, was a tennis player at the University of Rochester while her farther, John, played football at the same school … Will attend Columbia College.

Career Best (XC)

6k - 21:12.32
NCAA Championships - November 18, 2017

Career Bests (T&F)

1 Mile - 5:08.90
Ocean State Invitational - April 15, 2017

3,000m - 10:46.76
Dartmouth/Yale/Columbia - Jan. 20, 2017

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Columbia Top 5: Week of October 23-29, 2017