News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.
The Purdue women had two top five finishers at the Hoosier Invite in Bloomington.
The Boilermakers are sending 18 individuals to compete in Bloomington on Friday.
2012: Competed in two races; Finished 129th at the Sean Earl Loyola Invite with a time of 27:03; Finished 22nd at the Hoosier Invite with a time of 27:04.83
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.