Dani Destiche
Dani Destiche
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Snellville, Ga.
High School: Brookwood
Major: Outdoor Education and Psychology

Owns school's #2 5K (19:47), #9 5K (20:09)
#4 6K (24:21)

2009: PBC All-Academic Second Team ... PBC Silver Scholar ... Ran in six of the team's seven races ... Finished fourth on the team and 20th overall at the PBC Championship with a season-low 6K (25:03) ... Finished fourth on the team and 41st overall at the NCAA Southeast Regional 6K (25:41) ... Had three top-20 finishes, including a 12th place at the Ricardo Romo Invitational 5K, a season-low 20:47.

2008: Selected to the PBC Women's Cross Country All-Academic Second Team ... Ran in six of eight races ... Finished third on team and 24th overall at the PBC Championships (21:58) ... Posted season-best 5k of 20:09 at the New Hampshire Meet ... Had a season-low 6k of 24:41 at the Pepperdine Invitational.

2007: Ran to All-PBC status with a 21:15 5K at the PBC Championships, placing 13th ... Ran in seven of team's eight meets, placing in the team's top-five in all seven ... Led the team at three races ... Had four top-20 finishes and one top-10 finish ... Was third on the squad at the NCAA Regional, posting a season-best 6K of 25:07 in 82nd place ... Ran a season-best 5K of 19:47 at the Blue & White Invite, her first collegiate race ... PBC Silver Scholar.

High School: She graduated from Brookwood High School ... Was all-region, MVP and was given the coach's award ... Awarded academic honors.

Personal: Is the daughter of Kurt and Lisa Destiche ... Born Dec. 11, 1988 ... Racing is her biggest thrill in sports ... Lists her favorite athlete as Brett Favre ... Chose Georgia College because of outdoor education program, cross-country program and strong sense of community ... Lists favorite song as Brown Eyed Girl.


Yr.  Races Top 5k Top 6k
2009 6 20:47 25:03
2008  20:09 24:41
2007 7 19:47 25:07