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Danielle Borgman
Height: 5-4 (1.62 m).
Weight: 125 (57 kg).
Born: April 25, 1980 .
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio.
College: University of North Carolina.


             U.S. National Team Statistics 2000

Opponent     Date   Score  GP  GS   MIN    G   A  Pts  Y   R

Mexico      Dec 10   3-2    1   0    25    0   0   0   0   0

Total                       1   0    25    0   0   0   0   0

National Team
Year Record GP/GS G A Pts
1997 1-0-0 1/0 0 0 0
2000 1-0-0 1/0 0 0 0
Total 2-0-0 2/0 0 0 0
College
Year School GP/GS G A Pts
1998 Univ. of North Carolina 26/26 0 3 3
1999 Univ. of North Carolina 28/28 3 4 10
2000 Univ. of North Carolina 24/24 2 4 8
Total 78/78 5 11 21
NCAA Champion - 1999, 2000

U.S. National Team: played in summer 2000 as a member of the U.S. under-21 national team at the Nordic Cup helping lead the U.S. to the gold medal ... has started all 52 games for the Tar Heels over the past two years and was a first-team freshman All-America selection and then a first-team All-America choice as a sophomore ... was one of the top recruits in the nation coming out of high school in 1998 ... received her first international cap playing with the full U.S. Women's National team against Sweden in October of 1997 in Chattanooga, Tenn ... has blinding speed ... ranks as one of the nation's fastest players.

College/High School: Named first-team All-America by Soccer Buzz and third-team All-America by the NSCAA/adidas ... named to Soccer America All-Freshman Team ... named first-team Freshman All-America by Soccer Buzz ... was named third-team All-Southeast Region by Soccer Buzz ... also a Soccer Buzz All-Freshman Southeast Region selection.

Club: Played club soccer for the Hammer Football Club in Cincinnati, Ohio ... played for the club for three years as a forward and midfielder ... captained the club team in 1996 and 1997 ... named to the All-Star Team at the U.S. Soccer Festival in August of 1997 in Blaine, Minn. when playing with the under-17 national team ... in 1996, she was named to the under-16 National Team in her first ever year in the Olympic Development Program ... in 1997, she was a member of the Under-17 National Team ... in 1998 she was named to the team pools for both the under-18 national team and the under-20 national team ... traveled to Holland, Germany, England, France and Belgium with her regional under-16 team.

Personal: Given name is Danielle Lynn Borgman ... nicknamed "Danni" ... has two brothers ... born April 25, 1980 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... is the daughter of Jerry and Sue Borgman ... her mother use to ride bulls bareback in rodeos in Louisiana ... hobbies include reading and watching cartoons ... athletes she most admires are April Heinrichs, Mia Hamm, Michael Jordan and Kristine Lilly ... her biggest sports thrill was playing as a member of the under-17 National Team against the full U.S. National Team ... even those the National Teamers beat the under-17s 8-2 she said playing against that level of competition was an unbelievable ... exercise science major ... says her career plans are to play soccer at a higher level.

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