Dan Dunbar
    Dan Dunbar


    O'Fallon, Ill.

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    Updated March 25, 2011

    2010-11: Captured the Missouri Valley Conference individual title with a time of 24:29.38 - 16 seconds ahead of second place...Also won the Saluki Invitational with a time of 25:29.60...Finished no worse than 20th in the five meets in which he competed...Earned MVC cross country athlete of the week honors three times (Sept. 28, Oct. 5, Oct. 18) and MVC student-athlete of the week honors twice (Sept. 28 and Nov. 3)...Named to the MVC Scholar-Athlete team.

    2009-10: Garnered all-MVC honors for a second straight season with a ninth place finish at the MVC Championship...Started the season with two consecutive wins at the Saluki Early Bird and EIU Panther Open...Registered a season-best time on an 8k course with a 25:00.4 mark at the Pre-Nationals...Finished 27th at the NCAA Regionals in Springfield, Mo., with a time of 31:47.8.

    <2008-09: Earned all-MVC and Scholar-Athlete honors in 2008...Ran in six events, where he garnered four top-five finishes and a berth in the NCAA Regionals...Won the Evansville Invite with a time of 24:26.08

    2007-08: 2008 all-MVC honoree after finishing third in the 10,000m with a time of 30:25.89...Ran in five cross country meets during the 2007 season...Best finish was fourth at the EIU Early Bird...Saw action in four indoor meets and five outdoor meets in the 2007-08 track season...Best outdoor finish was third in the 10,000m at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Top indoor finish was third in the 3000m at the SASF Invitational.

    High School: All-Conference as a sophomore and a senior...Named to the all-Area team as a sophomore and a senior...Posted personal bests in the mile (4:29), 2-mile (9:38) and 3-mile (14:58)...Named to the all-Metro cross country team as a senior.

    Personal: Full name is Daniel James Dunbar, Jr....Major is Radio/Television...Born March 9, 1989...Son of Dan and Deborah Dunbar.