Birthplace: Rhinebeck, N.Y.
School: Rhinebeck H.S.
Year of Graduation: 2013
Coach: Timothy Tocco
Dojang: Peak Performance New York
WTF World Ranking on 9/1/12: T-145th (-62kg)
Hobbies: music, strength and conditioning, nutrition, sport sciences and soccer
Favorite Foods: chicken cutlets, Chinese food, and cheesecake
Pre-Competition Meal: chicken, bananas, and spaghetti
Favorite Movies: "Never Back Down", "Horrible Bosses" and "Mission Impossible 4"
Favorite Music: rap, hip hop and drake
Did You Know?: Danielle has a twin sister named Alexandra.
MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS:
2012 World Junior Championships (Jr. Lt. Heavy - 68kg): Round of 16
-def. Cheyenne Cameron (AUS), 2-1, in Round of 32
-lost to Dunja Lemajic (SLO), 6-4, in Round of 16
2012 U.S. Open (Jr. Lt. Heavy): BRONZE
-def. Sabrina Elizarrey (USA), 6-0, in quarterfinals
-lost to Victoria Avila Lujan (MEX), 4-4 (SUP), in semifinals
2012 Junior World Team Member (Jr. Light Heavy)
2012 Junior World Championships Open Team Trials (Jr. Light Heavy): 1st
2011 AAU National Championships: GOLD
2011 Pan American Open: BRONZE
last updated 9/17/12