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Dana Mecke

Dana Mecke
Dana Mecke

Hometown: Bulverde, Texas

High School: Smithson Valley High School

College & Major: 
University of Texas at San Antonio- B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio/UTSA- M.S. Biomedical Engineering

Current Coach: Juli Benson

Sponsor: Xendurance

Personal Bests: 
  • 800m:   2:00.76

  • 1000m: 2:37.89

  • 1500m:   4:11.55

  • 1 Mile: 4:32.7

Running Accomplishments:
  • 2016 Olympic A Standard, 800 meters
  • 2016 Olympic Trials Quarter Finalist, 800 meters
  • 4th place Team USA, NACAC Senior Championships, Costa Rica (800m)
  • 4X USATF National Championships Finalist
  • 5th place USATF Road Mile Championships
  • 10X Conference Champion

Community Service:
  • High School athletic motivational speaking
Interesting Fact: I have a patent for a golf ball launcher with Callaway Golf company and I have only played a round of golf twice in my life.

Instagram: @dana_mecke
Twitter: @dana_mecke