Earned twelve varsity letters at Friends' Central School, including four letters apiece in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track ... An individual medalist at the State cross country meet during his senior season by placing 14th overall ... Also earned second-team All-State cross country honors as a senior ... A medalist at the State Indoor Championships as a member of the Distance Medley Relay ... Raced on the two-time Outdoor State Champion 4x800-meter relay team ... His 4x800-meter relay team placed sixth overall at Nationals in the Emerging Elite division en route to achieving a qualifying time for the prestigious Penn Relays ... An All-Main Line Cross Country selection ... Named to the Indoor & Outdoor Track First Team as both a junior and a senior ... An All-Friends' School League First Team selection during his junior and senior seasons.
Full name is Daniel Harrison Segall ... Son of Gregory and Caroline Segall ... Born on November 17, 1992, in Los Angeles ... Has two younger siblings, Adam (age 16) and Jordan (10) ... Currently undecided on a major ... High school teammates now running collegiately include Michael Dohrmann (Franklin & Marshall College), Patrick DeSabato (Columbia), Ivo Milic-Strkalj (Haverford College), and Alex Sheltzer (Tufts University).
Up Close with Daniel
My role model is...My dad.
My favorite restaurant is...Barclay Prime Steakhouse.
My favorite television shows are...South Park, Arrested Development, Family Guy, and Smallville.
My dream job is to...Run professionally.
One word I would use to describe myself is...Determined.
Something that I cannot live without is...Music.
My favorite book is...Once a Runner.
One fact that most people do not know about me is...I have terrible handwriting.
My favorite professional athlete is...Bernard Lagat.
If I were not running track at Wake Forest, I would play...Ultimate Frisbee.
One food I absolutely will not eat is...Dog.
If I could appear on the cover of any magazine, it would be...Sports Illustrated.
My favorite professional sports team is...The Philadelphia Eagles.
If I could vacation anywhere in the world, I would travel to...Somewhere in Africa.
If I could invite three people, dead or alive, to dinner, I would choose...Stevie Ray Vaughan, Steve Prefontaine, and Christopher Reeve.