Danny Neff
blank Danny Neff
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vandalia, Ohio

High School:
Butler

Height:
6-0

Position:
Distance

2012: Outdoor - Took third in the 1500-meter run after registering a time of 3:57.54 at the War Eagle Invite...Finished sixth in the 800 (1:54.02) at the Spec Towns Invite...Earned runner-up honors in the 1500 after clocking a 3:53.03 at the Georgia Relays.

2012: Indoor - Took ninth in the mile (4:15.53) at the Kentucky Invitational...Part of distance medley relay team that clocked a 9:57.51 for third place at the SEC Championships.

2011: Outdoor - Had a season-best 800 time (1:50.85) to take 10th at the Drake Relays...Won the 1500 (3:50.95) at the Georgia-Missouri dual meet...Sped to a third-place finish in the 1500 with a personal-best 3:45.68 at the Florida Relays...Clocked a career best 1:52.80 to take second in the 800 at the SEC vs. Big Ten Challenge...Captured a victory in the 800 (1:53.70) at the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational.

2011: Indoor - Finished second in the mile (4:08.89) at the SEC Indoor Championships...Also was a part of the distance medley relay team that took fifth at the SEC meet with the third-fastest time in school history (9:52.90)...Clocked another personal best in the mile (4:07.37) to take 38th at the Husky Classic...Sped to a career-best 4:08.11 to take fifth in the mile at the Virginia Tech Elite meet and move to No. 8 on UGA's all-time top-10 list...Was a part of the third-place DMR team at the Big 12 vs. SEC Challenge that clocked the fourth-fastest time in school history (9:55.63).

2010: Cross Country - Made his 2010 debut and took 45th at the SEC Championships with a time of 26:07.85.

2010: Outdoor - Completed his freshman campaign after finishing 46th in the 1500-meter run at the NCAA East Prelims...advanced to the finals and took 10th in the 1500 (3:53.33) a the SEC Championships...clocked a career-best 3:46.10 for seventh place in the 1500 at the Florida Relays...was the runner-up in the 800 with a time of 1:54.68 at the Georgia-Georgia Tech dual meet.

2010: Indoor - Took 12th in the mile at his first SEC Championships with a career-best finish of 4:10.15... also joined with three teammates to take fifth in the distance medley relay (9:58.30) at the SEC meet...was second in the 800-meter run (1:53.31) at the Virginia Tech Elite...finished fourth in the 1000 at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 2:27.41.

2009: Outdoor - Made his Georgia debut and finished ninth after clocking a time of 26:26 at the 8K Georgia-Georgia Tech Dual Meet...Was 12th at the Georgia Cross Country Invitational with a time of 28:00.10...Raced in his first 8K NCAA Pre-Nationals and took 207th place...Ran in his first 8K SEC Championships and finished 65th (27:46.60).

High School: Named 2008-09 Gatorade Ohio Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year... Won four Ohio state high school titles as a senior in 2009 (two indoors, two outdoors)...Set his conference record in both the 800-meter run and the 1600...Was sixth in the 1500 (personal-best time of 3:56.16) at the 2009 Nike Outdoor Nationals while taking 10th in the mile...Won conference titles in the 800, 1600, 3200 and 4x800 all in one night in 2009...Holds five school records...Set state indoor records in both the 800 and 1600...Went undefeated during his senior regular season...Finished first at the state meet in the 1600 as a junior and third at the state meet in the 800 as a sophomore...Captured five regional titles in three years...Named conference MVP for track and cross country as a senior...Clocked what was the nation's third-fastest mile time (4:09.86) to take third at the 2009 Arcadia (Calif.) Invitational...Top career times of 1:50.02 in the 800 (which set a new record at the Midwest Distance Gala), 4:08 in the 1600, 4:09 in the mile and 15:40 in the 5000 (cross country)...Also competed on Butler's football, basketball and baseball teams...Earned a spot on the honor roll every quarter.

Personal: Born August 31, 1990...Son of Donald and Maureen Neff...Majoring in Psychology.

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