Danielle Carruthers


IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (2017)


Danielle Carruthers won track letters in 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2003. During her time at Indiana, she helped lead the Hoosiers to 3 Big Ten championships, an 8th place finish in the 2003 NCAA Indoor Championships, and a 6th place in the 2003 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Danielle was a Big Ten champion in the 60m and the 100m hurdles in 2002, and was on 4 championship relay teams. She placed in two NCAA Indoor Championships, earning 2nd in the 60m hurdles and 6th in the 60m in 2002, and 3rd in the 60m hurdles in 2003. In NCAA Outdoor Championships, she earned 2nd in the 100m hurdles in 2001 and 2003. Danielle set IU records in 60m hurdles indoors and 100m hurdles outdoors, and remains 2nd on IU's all-time list in the 60m and 200m indoors and the 100m and 200m outdoors. She ranks third in school history for career points scored by a female at the NCAA Championships with 41 points. She was a 10-time All-American and twice was named Big Ten Athlete of the Year.