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Daniel Klase

Class: Senior
Position: Javelin
Height: 6-3

Previous School: Berks Christian School

Hometown: Birdsboro, Pa.

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
HJ - 6-1.25 (1.86m)
JAV - 219-1 (66.79m)

All-Big South Honors (1)
2014 Outdoor Javelin - 2nd

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Made a successful NCAA East Preliminary Round debut, placing 14th with a javelin throw of 213-2, leaving him just two places and four feet, eight inches away from advancing to Eugene
• Big breakthrough came at the IC4A meet, where he threw the javelin a personal-best 219-1 for fifth place in the meet and second place in program history
• Big South javelin runner-up
• Threw the javelin well at home, including a then personal-best 205-4 heave at the Liberty Collegiate Invitational and a 206-4 mark at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Threw the javelin a season-best 202-1 at the Big South meet, placing fourth in the event and moving into Liberty's all-time top 10
• Placed 15th in the IC4A javelin final
• Won the javelin at the Virginia Cup

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Excelled in the javelin as a freshman, throwing a season-best 192-10 at the Highlander Invitational
• Placed sixth in the javelin at the Big South meet, 16th at the IC4A meet and 17th at the USATF Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championship
• Also high jumped at the Big South meet, placing 10th

Prep
• Graduated from Berks Christian School
• Qualified for the Pennsylvania AA state meet in two events as a senior, tying for 10th in the high jump and placing 13th in the javelin
• Top high school marks included 176-6 in the javelin, 6-4 in the high jump and 42-6 in the triple jump
• Also played soccer, basketball and baseball at Berks Christian

Personal
• Son of David and Mary Klase
• Finance major
• Birthday is on March 11