Catherine Daniels
Catherine Daniels

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Whittemore, Mich.

High School:
Whittemore-Prescott

Event:
Throws


05/31/2012

2012 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

102 Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

05/03/2012

MSU Track & Field Wraps-up Regular Season with Len Paddock Invitational

The Invitational is the last outdoor meet prior to the Big Ten Outdoor Championships next weekend.

04/29/2012

Spartans Win Eleven Events at Lyle Bennett Open

Alicia Evans and Jarred Gambrell earn dual victories, Daniels and Duda notch personal bests.

04/22/2012

Hill, James, and Veitenheimer lead MSU at Al Owens Classic

The Spartans captured three individual wins in the two day event.

03/31/2012

Day 1: Raleigh Relays

Hill, Miller take first place for Michigan State.

Personal Bests
• Weight Throw - 18.42m (60-5)
• Shot Put - 14.09m (46-2)
• Hammer Throw - 50.42m (165-5)

2010-11:
• Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR:
Finished fourth in shot put with a throw of 13.26m, and third in the hammer throw with a throw of 49.23m at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational ... Recorded a distance of 12.30m in the shot put, and 50.42m in the hammer throw at the Sun Angel Track Classic ... Placed seventh with a distance of 13.94m in the shot put, and ninth in the hammer throw with a throw of 47.89m at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational ... Threw for a distance of 45.18m in the hammer throw, and 12.13m in shot put at the EMU Twilight ... Recorded a second-place finish with a distance of 13.45m in the shot put, and fifth with a distance of 46.92m in the hammer throw at the Lyle Bennett Open ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships she shot putted a distance of 13.22m.
INDOOR: Placed ninth in the shot put with a distance of 14.09m, and tenth in the weight throw with a distance of 16.79m at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational ... Recorded a distance of 13.77m in the shot put for a fifth-place finish, and a weight throw of 17.88m for a third-place finish at the Findlay Indoor Track & Field Open ... Threw for a distance of 18.07 in the weight throw at the GVSU Big Meet for a ninth-place finish ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships she recorded a weight throw of 18.42 for an eighth-place finish and shot putted a distance of 13.89m.

2009-10:
• Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Posted mark of 50.20m (164-8) in the hammer throw at Sun Angel Track Classic ... Threw the shot put at Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a mark of 12.30m (40-4 ¼).
INDOOR: Placed eighth in the weight throw at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a toss of 18.12m (59-5 ½) ... Threw 14.03m (46-0½) in the shot put at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.

2008-09:
OUTDOOR: Competed in the hammer throw and shot put ... Recorded a personal-best hammer throw of 48.03m (157-7) at the Big Ten Championships ... Tallied four of the Spartans-top ten hammer throws of the outdoor season including a then personal-best throw of 46.30m (151-11) at the Joe Hilton Invite ... Recorded a season-high shot put throw of 14.10m (46-3) at the Indiana Invite.
INDOOR: Competed in both the shot put and weight throw at the Big Ten Championships and throughout the regular season ... Posted a personal-best mark in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships, tossing 16.93m (55-6 ½) ... Notched a weight throw of 16.36m (53-8 ¼) at the Grand Valley Big Meet ... Posted a season-best 13.29m (43-7 ¼) shot put mark at the MSU Open ... Threw 13.07m (42-10 ¾) at the Grand Valley Big Meet in the shot put as well.

2007-08:
OUTDOOR: Did not compete.
INDOOR: Competed unattached ... Finished with a distance of 13.03m (42-9) in the shot put and a distance of 14.69m (48-2 1/2) in the weight throw at the Jack Skoog Open ... Hurled a distance of 10.95m (35-11 1/4) at the MSU In vote and a distance of 12.86m (42-2 1/4) in the weight throw.
JUNIOR NATIONALS: Notched 13.41m (44-0) in the shot put.

High School:
Lettered all four years in track & field and basketball, and three years in volleyball ... Earned a Fifth place finish at state track meet her junior year in the shot put with a toss of 11.02m (36-2) ... Seventh place finish in shot put senior year after registering a toss of 11.80m (38-8 3/4) ... First team all-conference, all-region and district champion senior year in volleyball ... Graduated third in the class ... Academic all-state.

PERSONAL:
Daughter of Rodney and Anne Daniels ... Majoring in dietetics ... Born May 26, 1989.