24   Danielle Janowiak
Danielle Janowiak


Woodridge, IL

High School:
Downers Grove South




2008: Played an offensive role in 14 matches ... scored the game-winning goal against Buffalo ... fired five shots on the season ... voted team's Most Improved Player.

High School: Special mention all-state by the Illinois High School Soccer Coaches Association, all-conference selection by the Chicago Tribune and an all-sectional and all-area honoree by the Woodridge Progress ... Finished her career in eighth place on the school's all-time goals list with 49 ... Led team with 23 goals and added nine assists as a senior ... Team captain for squad that finished fourth in the state and won its fourth consecutive conference title during her senior season ... Earned all-area selection from the Woodridge Progress, all-conference by the IHSSCA and was an honorable mention all-sectional choice ... Team captain and led squad in scoring with 15 goals as a junior ... Helped lead squad to super sectional final and garnered the 100 percent award as selected by teammates as a sophomore ... Earned four soccer letters and two basketball letters ... Two-year Honor Roll member ... Earned Academic Improvement Award during junior year.

Personal: Played club soccer for NSA Flames showcase team ... Parents are Joe and Patti Janowiak ... Father played basketball at George Williams College in Chicago ... Speech pathology major.