Daniel Weiss
Daniel Weiss
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Naperville, Ill.
High School: Neuqua Valley
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2018: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in three events... Placed 14th in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship in a time of 26:42.94 and 46th in the open race at the UW-Oshkosh Kollege Town Sports Invitational... Placed 26th at the NEWMAC Championship in 27:46.

2017: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Finished 70th in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship in 28:12.5 and 25th at the NEWMAC Championship in a time of 27:05.

2016: NEWMAC All-Conference... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Was 32nd at the Purple Valley Classic in 26:25.3, along with 39th at the NEICAAA Championship at 25:38.3... Placed 29th at the Border Battle in 24:21.7, ninth at the NEWMAC Championship in 26:15 and 48th at the NCAA Regional in 25:42.25... Ended the season placing 240th at the NCAA Division III National Championship in a time of 26:33.1

2015: NEWMAC Rookie of the Year ... NEWMAC All-Conference ... NEWMAC Runner of the Week (9/28) ... competed in all six races as a freshman ... placed 246th in 26:30.80 at the NCAA Championships (11/21) ... finished 36th with a time of 25:40.8 at the New England Regional Championships (11/14) ... came in third at the NEWMAC Championships in 25:39 (11/1) ... crossed the finish line seventh at the Connecticut College Invitational with a time of 25:23.9 (10/17) ... opened the season with an 11th place finish at the Puple Valley Classic in 26:12.1 (9/26) ... placed 38th with a time of 25:28.93 at the NEICAAA Championship (10/10) ... [SEASON RESULTS]

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in computer science and a concentration in Chinese … also a member of the MIT men’s track & field team... Worked as an intern at Kress Corporation using UG NX7 CAD software to draft and design parts for heavy machinery and gained experience working at a private business... Also worked at General Atomics in the Manufacturing Center for Continuous Improvement... Working in Ian Hunter's Bioinstrumentation Lab.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Neuqua Valley High School … seven-time letterwinner … earned the cross country Work Ethic Award and Leadership Award … Academic All-Conference … member of the Student Athletic Leadership Team … graduated Summa Cum Laude … National Commended Scholar … AP Scholar.