Biography:

• Named to her first senior A national team for the 2018 Pan Pacific Championships, where she reached the finals of three events

• Represented Canada at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, reaching the finals in four events

• Was a semifinalist in the 50m and 100m backstroke events at the 2017 Universiade

• First represented Canada at the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, where she earned a silver in the 100m backstroke and a bronze in the 4x100m medley relay

• Won 50m backstroke bronze at the 2015 World Junior Championships

• Swims collegiately at the University of Victoria, where she was the USports Champion in the 200m butterfly for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons

A LITTLE MORE ABOUT DANIELLE

Getting into the Sport: Enrolled in swimming lessons by parents at a young age… When she progressed quickly, they decided to put her into competitive swimming and she never stopped… Outside Interests: Enjoys reading, watching movies, and going for walks when not swimming… Wants to pursue a career in law… Odds and Ends: Listens to Kanye West to get psyched up before races … Guilty pleasure food is gummies.