Dana Lindberg
Dana Lindberg
Year: So.
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
High School: Hingham
Position: Sprints/Jumps

Yale PRs

Long Jump 7.05m

Triple Jump 13.02m

200m 22.51

100m 11.32

60m 7.09

High School PRs

Long Jump 22-10 

Triple Jump 46-2

100m 10.84

200m 22.04

60m 7.10

2011-2012: Set new personal bests in the 60- and 100-meter dashes and equaled his PR in the long jump…Long jump winner at Dartmouth-Yale-Columbia and second-place at the Giegengack Invitational…9th in long jump at indoor Heps…Second-place in 200-meter dash at Dartmouth-Yale-Columbia…Contributor on 4x100- and 4x400-meter relays…Outdoor season cut short due to injury.

2010-2011: Peaked at outdoor Heps with PR of 7.05m in long jump Notched third-place finishes in long jump and triple jump at Harvard-Yale … Runner-up in long jump at UConn Invitational … Opened indoor season with win in long jump … Competed at indoor Heps in long jump … Jumped PR at Harvard-Yale-Princeton to take third … Also placed fifth at Reebok Boston Indoor Games.

High School: Competed in Nike Indoor Nationals 2010 … State champion in triple jump and 200m … Captained indoor and outdoor track teams as senior … Received awards for League Sportsmanship, Patriot League All-Star indoor and outdoor for four consecutive years and Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic … Also played baseball, basketball and football.

Personal: Calhoun College … Enjoys skiing and hiking … Went on community service trips to West Virginia and Georgia.

Why I Chose Yale: I came to Yale because it not only gave me the chance to be an influential member of a relatively small but talented team and receive lots of coaching attention at a competitive level, but also all of the opportunities that basically only Yale can provide.