Fourth All-Time At UMass In The Decathlon - 6,166
2011-12 (Redshirt Senior): Outdoor Track: Competed in twelve events in six meets on the season ... Ran the 100 meter dash and the 110 meter hurdles in the England Championships (5/10) ... Recorded a personal record on the season in the 400 meter dash with a time of 52.59 (5/6) ... Competed in the 800 meters during the UMass Invite (4/14) ... Also ran the 1500 meters at the New England Championships with a time of 4:20.22 (5/11) ... Competed in six field events throughout the season including the long and high jump, qualifying for New England Championships in both events ... Went to New England Championships for pole vault where he recorded a personal best of 13-1.50 (5/11) ... Also threw the shot put, discuss and javelin on the season. Indoor Track: Competed in 13 events in a total of seven meets this season ... Placed first in the 1000 meter run at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/18) with a time of 2:40.56 ... At the Giegengack Invite (2/4) placed fourth place in the pole vault with a mark of 13-09.25... Helped take third place in the 4x400 meter relay at the Reebok Games (1/27) recording a time of 3:24.78.
2010-11 (Senior): Outdoor Track: Did not compete. Indoor Track: Did not compete.
2009-10 (Junior): Outdoor Track: Competed in five events ... Was a staple for UMass in multiple events ... Posted the best team season mark in the decathlon at the A-10 Championships (5/2), tallying 6,166 points over the span of two long days ... Placed fifth in the pole vault at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet (4/24), with a mark of 12-00.00 ... As part of a 4x400 meter relay team, placed fourth at the UMass Nine-Way Meet (4/10) as the team combined for a time of 3:25.08 ... Notched a fourth place finish in the pole vault at the UMass Nine-Way Meet (4/10), reaching a height of 12-09.50 ... In the shot put, threw a distance of 31-10.75 at the UConn Invitational (4/3), good enough for a 12th place finish. Indoor Track: Competed in eight meets ... Finishing with the highest score of any Minuteman this season in the heptathlon, placed fourth at the A-10 Championships (2/20) by tallying 4,450 points ... Joining a distance medley relay team, took second place at the URI Invitational (1/29) with a time of 10:22.22 ... At the URI Invitational (1/29) placed ninth in the pole vault by rising to a height of 12-03.50 ... As part of a 4x400 meter relay team, qualified for the New England Championships at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/29) as the quad placed second with a time of 3:22.15 ... Took fifth in the 400 meter run at the URI Invitational (1/23), crossing the line at 53.06 ... Finishing in a time of 1:59.44 in the 800 meter run, placed third at the BU Quad Meet (1/14) ... At the BU Quad Meet (1/14) took ninth in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 8.47.
2008-09 (Sophomore): Outdoor Track: Placed eighth in the decathlon scoring 5468 points at the New England Championships (5/8) ... Finished third in the decathlon scoring 5883 points at the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/3) ... Placed sixth in the decathlon at the Holy Cross Decathlon (4/15) ... Placed fourth in the pole vault with a height of 12-03.50 at the UMass Six Way meet (4/11) ... Placed fourth in the 400 meter hurdles with at time of 58.20 at the UConn Invitational (4/4), also competed in the long jump with a distance of 19-04.25. Indoor Track: Top heptathlon athlete on the team...Placed third at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20) with a score of 4334 points... At the IC4A Championships (3/7), ran the distance medley relay and the 4x4 relay which placed 21st with a time of 3:21.11.
2007-08 (Freshman): Top decathlon athlete for the Minutemen ... Outdoor Track: At the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/3), earned 5654 points in the decathalon for a fourth place finish ... Pole Vaulted to a height of 12-09.5 at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet (4/26) for a sixth place finish ... Also ran the 400 meter hurdles at this event for a fourth place finish with a time of 58.13 ... At the Holy Cross Multi Event Meet (4/17), competed in the decathalon to earn 5610 points and a sixth place finish ... At the UConn Invitational (4/5), crossed the finish line in 58.74 for a fourth place finish. Indoor Track: Competed in the 500 meter run and the 4X400 meter relay during the indoor season ... At the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/16), finished the 500 meter race in 1:07.22 ... Also at that meet, competed with teammates Sam Laorenza, Ian Hackney, and Andrew O'Donnell to post a time of 3:23.26.
Before UMass: A 2007 graduate of Lincoln-Sudbury High School where he was a two-time finalist at the Massachusetts State Championships ... Finished 3rd in the decathlon in 2007 and seventh in the 2006 pentathlon at the state meet ... A two-time DCL all-star and four-year letterwinner ... Led the Warriors to two DCL league championships (2006, 2007) ... Also competed in cross country as a junior and senior.
Personal: Daniel Anderson Schwartz ... Born Jan. 10, 1989 in Boston ... Son of Richard and Roberta Schwartz ... Has three siblings: Juliette, Justine, and Alexander ... His cousin Jamie Sawler was the NCAA Division III National Champion in the hammer while at Bates College ... Uncle Willard Anderson was the Northeastern record holder in the high jump in the 1960's ... Majoring in Psychology.