Dan Porter
Dan Porter


Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Carmel HS



Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers are coming off their best meet of the Lonnie Greene era.


Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers qualified four individuals for the NCAA Championships.


Mostert Sets Big Ten Championships Record on Day 1

The Boilermakers advanced several men and women to Saturday's finals.


Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.


Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Lonnie Greene coaching era has seen some of the best results in Purdue history.

2012: Placed first at the Boilermaker Invite (2/18) in the 1,000-meter run with a time of 2:31.73. Competed at the Big Ten Indoor Championships (2/25) on the Distance Medley Relay team. Finished first at the Purdue Invitational (1/7) in the 800-meter run, crossing the line at 1:57.18. Finished second in the event with a 1:55.74 time at Hoosier Hills (2/11). Competed on the 4x400-meter relay team at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge (3/23).

High School:Earned four varsity letters in track and field and three varsity awards in cross country at Carmel High School; helped his team to the Indiana State High School Cross Country Team Championship as a junior, and ran on the state championship 4x800-meter relay that season as well; placed fourth at the state track and field championships in the 1,600-meter run as a senior, posting a season-best time of 4:13.1.

Personal:Daniel Lee Porter was born Dec. 10, 1991, in Indianapolis, Ind.; is the son of Stanley and Tina Porter; has two sisters, Shana and Brooke; enjoys basketball and history; majoring in secondary education.