Daniele Riendeau
Daniele Riendeau

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ottawa, Ontario

High School:
De La Salle HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
CrossCountry/Distance


School Record Holder
Indoor
1-Mile	5:01.14
3000m	9:47.70
5000m	17:46.09
Outdoor
1500m	4:32.56
Personal Bests
Indoor
1-Mile	5:01.14
3000m	9:47.70
5000m	17:46.09
Outdoor
400m	59.00
800m	2:15.00
1500m	4:32.56

2005: CROSS COUNTRY-Became Memphis' first-ever women's cross country All-Conference honoree while leading the Lady Tigers to a sixth-place finish at the C-USA meet...Took home top honors for the U of M in seven of eight races, while finishing in the top-seven overall at six of eight meets...Got the season off to a quick start with a seventh-place showing against tough competition at the Belmont Opener, finishing with a time of 14:37 (4K)...Placed third overall at the three-mile Memphis Twilight Classic with a time of 17:04...Claimed her first-career individual title in a time of 17:54 at the 5K Harrier Classic...Narrowly missed her second medalist honor at the Rhodes Invitational, placing second with a time of 17:47 (5K)...Set a personal-best 6K time of 21:24 at the Chile Pepper Invitational, placing 22nd...Logged another PR with a time of 17:30 (5K) in her sixth-place finish at the C-USA meet...Closed the season by leading the U of M at the South Regional with a 21st-place tally.

2004-05: CROSS COUNTRY-Was the team's top runner throughout the season, taking top honors in all five races...Set personal best times in each race of the season, finishing with top marks of 18:23 (5K), set at the Saluki Invitational, and 22:23 (6K), set at the NCAA South Regional...Claimed a third place finish at the UALR Open with a time of 18:30 (5K)...Became the first Lady Tiger runner to ever finish in the top-20 at C-USA Championships with a 17th place time of 22:27 (6K)...Finished 41st at the NCAA South Regional...INDOOR- Ran in four meets at the one-mile and 3000m distances, setting new U of M records in both events...Broke the previous Lady Tiger mark in the 3000m with a time of 10:12.77 at the Saluki Booster Invitational...Followed up her performance in the 3000m with a new one-mile record of 5:01.14, set just a week later at the McDonald's Invitational...Competed in the mile-run at C-USA Championships, just missing scoring with a ninth-place finish in 5:06.70...OUTDOOR-Competed primarily in the 1500m, twice breaking the Memphis record in the event...Opened the season with a second-place finish in the 5000m (18:01.44) at the Rhodes Open...Broke the 1500m mark for the first time with a 4:35.65 in a third-place finish at the LSU Tiger Relays...Bested her own mark with a time of 4:32.56 (13th) three weeks later in a strong field at the Sea Ray Relays...Posted another solid performance with a time of 4:34.21 at the prestigious Cardinal Invitational...Scored for the first time at C-USA Championships, finishing sixth in the one-mile (4:39.21).

2003-04: CROSS COUNTRY-Ran a 12:20.20 (2-Mile) finishing 20th at the Memphis Twilight Classic...Ran a 22:03.59 in the 5K at the Commodore Classic...Ran a 24:44.54 at the Arkansas Chile Pepper Classic (6K)...Finished 90th at the C-USA Championships with a time of 25:31.70 (6K)...Ran a 6K personal best of 24:31.62 at the NCAA South Regional...INDOOR-Competed in a different distance at each of three meets...Ran a 5:22.08 (1-mile) at the McDonald's Invitational, placing sixth...Finished third in the 1000m at the SEMO Invitational with a team best 3:07.53...Ran a 2:29.94 (800m) at C-USA Championships....OUTDOOR-Competed at 800m and 1500m distances...Set a personal best in the 800m (2:19.23) at the Bulldog Invitational, finishing ninth...Placed fifth in the 800m (2:24.53) at the Old Miss Dual...Ran both the 800m (2:28.46) and the 1500m (4:45.21) at the Vanderbilt Invitational, setting a personal best and placing 10th in the 1500...Placed 16th in the 1500m at C-USA Championships with a time of 4:57.59.

PREP: Attended De La Salle High School in Ottawa, Canada...Lettered three years in track and cross country...Was named MVP of her track and cross country teams...Was the captain of the track and cross country teams her junior and senior years...She was named Athlete of the Year at her high school in 2002 and 2003...Personal best times in high school of 59.00 (400m), 2:15.00 (800m), 4:44.00 (1500m) and 10:30.00 (3000m)...Coached by Vince Fay.

PERSONAL: Full name is Daniele Julie Riendeau...Born in Ottawa, Ontario on Dec. 20, 1984...Daughter of Gilles Riendeau and Carol Ann Cote...Major is undecided...Chose Memphis because of Memphis Distance Coach Jonas Holdeman.

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