Danny McClary
Danny McClary
Birth Date: 07/07/1988
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fallbrook, Calif.
High School: Fallbrook HS
Position: Butterfly/IM
UC Santa Barbara
Member of the championship 200 medley relay (1:27.67), placed second in the 100 butterfly (47.69), second in the 200 butterfly (1:45.49), sixth in the 200 IM (1:49.62)...Took second in the 400 medley relay, setting a school record (3:14.39) in the Big West Championships. 2008: Big West Champion and school record-holder in the 400 medley relay (3:16.03) and the 200 medley relay (1:27.63)...Placed second in the 100 butterfly (48.39), third in the 200 butterfly (1:48.46) and ninth in the 200 IM (1:50.58) at the Big West Championships...Earned UCSBgauchos.com/Golden One Athlete of the Week honors on Jan. 15...Also earned CollegeSwimming.com Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention accolades...Named to the Dean's Honor Roll following the Spring 2008 quarter. 2007: Placed fourth in the 200 IM (1:50.76), fifth in the 100 butterfly (49.51) and sixth in the 200 butterfly (1:50.39) at the Big West Championships. Nationally: Swam at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials placing 93rd in the 100-meter butterfly (55.84). High School
Swam for Fallbrook High School coached by Bill Richardson...Earned all-league honors four times and was a two-time All-American...Holds Avocado League records in the 100 fly and the 200 IM, the events in which he earned league and CIF titles...Also awarded two-time Academic All-American and AP scholar honors...Swam for Inland Coastal Aquatic Club coached by Scott Lawson. Personal
Daniel B. McClary was born on July 7, 1988 to parents Dave and Bernadette McClary...Hobbies include guitar, military history and video games...Favorite movie is "Scorcher VI: Global Meltdown"...Personal hero is former NFL quarterback and current Stanford football coach Jim Harbaugh...Most memorable athletic achievement is competing at the U.S. Olympic Trials in 2008...Favorite aspect of college swimming is being part of the Gaucho family...Majoring in mechanical engineering.