Danie Moon
Danie Moon
Year: So.
Hometown: Gig Harbor, Wash.
High School: Gig Harbor HS '11
Position: XC/Distance
Experience: 1L

2012 Cross Country: Moon placed 57th at the Big Sky Championships, running a time of 19:46.8 and finishing second for the Eagles. She was 48th at the Sundodger Invitational with a time of 23:51.04 on the 6,000-meter course. She was also 31st at the Clash of the Inland Northwest (15:56.9 4,000), 28th at the Montana Invitational (20:09.3) and 59th at the Inland Empire Classic (19:59).

2011-12: Indoor: Moon ran a leg on Eastern's distance medley relay that placed eighth at the BSC Indoor Championships with a time of 13:31.34. Her season-best time of 11:03.99 in the 3,000 came at the UW Indoor Preview, placing her 45th overall. She also had a season-best time of 5:40.29 in the mile at the Idaho Vandal Indoor to place 13th. Outdoor: Moon won the 10,000 at the Whitworth Twilight meet with a time of 44:11.33. That time moved her on to the BSC Outdoor Championships, where she improved to a time of 41:57.84, placing 15th. Moon also competed in the 5,000, with her season-best time of 19:49.13 coming at the WAR 5. Her time of 5:21.17 in the 1,500 at the Duane Hartman Invite was a personal-best. She was selected to the fall, winter and spring Big Sky All-Academic teams.

2011 Cross Country: She ran a time of 20:41.70 at the Big Sky Cross Country Championship to place 46th overall and as the fourth runner for Eastern. She finished 43rd at the Montana Invitational, clocking a time of 20:24. Moon was selected to the Big Sky All-Academic team for the fall.

High School: Moon placed 10th in the 1,600 at the 4A Narrows League Championships with a time of 5:33.13. She also placed tenth in the 3,200 with a time of 12:21.33. She was a four-year letter winner in cross country and three-year letter winner in track for the Gig Harbor Tides. She also captained both squads and competed at the 4A State XC Championships three different times.

Personal: Intends to major in Physical Therapy. Born 10/2/93 in Charlotte, N.C. Her parents are Spencer and Samantha Moon.

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