Danielle Becks
Danielle Becks

Player Profile

Novato, CA

High School:
Marin HS





School Record Holder--200/400 Medley Relay, 200/400 Free Relay

2003 All-American--400 Free Relay (3rd), 200 Free Relay (4th)

2002 All-American--200/400 Medley Relay (2nd), 200/400 Free Relay (4th/5th)

2001 All-American--400 Medley Relay (2nd), 400 Free Relay (5th)

Cal All-Time Top 10--50 Free (6th), 100 Free (8th), 200 Free (6th)

CALIFORNIA: A senior freestyler...returning All-American.

JUNIOR IN 2002-03: Helped set school records in the 200 and 400 free relays swimming the second leg at the NCAA Championships...the relays finished in fourth and third places consecutively...swam a strong first leg on Cal's 200 free relay that won its fifth-consecutive Pac-10 Championship title in a season-best time of 1:31.01...won the bonus final in the 50 free at the Pac-10 Championships with a season-best time of 23.34...earned second-consecutive honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic accolades.

SOPHOMORE IN 2001-02: Helped the 200 and 400 medley relay teams to national runner-up finishes at the NCAA Championships...member of the Pac-10 Championship 200 free relay team...set Cal's second-best times of the season in the 50 free (23.04), 100 free (49.96) and 200 free (1:47.22)...helped set school records in the 200 and 400 medley relay, swimming the freestyle legs...honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic selection.

FRESHMAN IN 2000-01: Earned All-America honors as a member of the Bears' 400 medley relay (freestyle leg) that placed second and 400 free relay that placed fifth at the NCAA Championships...had the team's second-best time in the 200 free (1:49.80)...placed ninth in the 100m free (56.74) and 10th in the 200m free (2:02.45) at the 2001 Summer Nationals.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2000 graduate of San Marin High School...was a four-time All-American, owning school records in the 50 (23.54), 100 (50.68) and 200 free (1:49.57)...also competed in water polo, earning first team all-league honors in 1998...is a member of the Marin Pirates club team.

PERSONAL: Majoring in mass communications and political science...parents are Rudy and Cynthia Becks of Novato, CA...uncle, Chip Erickson, attended Cal...born 4/12/82 in Greenbrae, CA.

Best Cal Times
50 free	 23.04    2002 NCAA Championships
100 free 49.96	  2002 NCAA Championships
200 free 1:47.22  2002 NCAA Championships