Daniel O'Neil
Daniel O'Neil
Height: 6-3
Year: FR
Hometown: Pembroke, Mass.
High School: Pembroke
Events: Multi
Major: Marketing

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Long Jump: 6.11m (2017-18 at Beantown Challenge)
  • Outdoor
    • Long Jump: 6.09m (2017-18 at Holy Cross Classic)
    • 100m: 11.68 (2017-18 at Black & Gold Invitational)
    • 110m Hurdles: 17.14 (2017-18 at Holy Cross Classic)
    • Discus: 30.90m m (2017-18 at Holy Cross Invitational)
    • Javelin: 43.08m (2017-18 at Colonial Relays)
    • Shot put: 11.41m (2017-18 at Holy Cross Invitational)

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished ninth in the 4x400m relay (3:33.58), 19th in the long jump (5.66m), 21st in the 100m (11.68s) and 24th in the 110m hurdles (17.25s) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the javelin (43.08m) and 12th in the discus (29.92m) at the Colonial Relays.
    • Finished ninth in the shot put (11.41m), 10th in the javelin (42.76m), and 15th in the discus (30.90m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the 110m hurdles (17.14s) and the long jump (6.09m) at the Holy Cross Classic.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished eighth in the long jump (6.11m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished 15th in the long jump (5.79m) at the URI Coaches Tribute.

High School

  • Attended Pembroke High School.
  • Member of the soccer and track and field team.
  • Captained the soccer team (2016) and track and field team (2016, 2017).
  • Was goalie for the CSU Soccer Club (2011-2015).
  • Named Patriot League MVP.
  • Set the school record in the 4x400 meter (2017), 4x200 meter (2016), and 4x100m (2017).
  • Member of the Honor Roll his junior year.
  • DECA State Qualifier.

Personal

  • Born April 28, 1999.
  • Son of Clare and Steve. 
  • Has one sister, Shauna. 
  • Chose URI over UMass Amherst, UNH, and Assumption.
  • Hobbies include soccer. 
  • Favorite athlete is Gianluigi Buffor and his favorite team is Juventus.
  • Chose Rhode Island because of the quality track and academics. 
  • Majoring in Marketing.