Coach Falor's Comments
"Danielle has really solidified her role as a leader and a core
part of our defense. She presents us with good size and athleticism
which allows her to be very effective in the air on set pieces as
well as in the run of play. Her communication has taken a big leap
forward and she's become very good at starting our build-ups.
Ultimately Dani is a tremendous shut-down defender when called
2008 - Junior Season
Key defender that competed in 18 matches starting in 15
matches...had her first goal of the season against Ohio University
(9/12) and first assist of the season against Youngstown State
(10/24)...rallied up shots against Robert Morris (9/5) and Eastern
Kentucky (9/14)...earned third letter.
2007 - Sophomore Season
Earned a starting assignment in two of the eight matches she
appeared in...drew a starting assignment against Indiana State
(9/21) and attempted one shot on goal... also started the next game
against Cincinnati (9/23)...earned second letter.
2006 - Freshman Season
Proved to be one of the mainstays of the Viking defense, playing
in all 20 matches while earning 18 starts. . . played mostly as an
interior defender where her size and strength allowed her to hold
off opponents. . . took three shots during the season. . . earned
Member of two league championship teams as a three-year
letterwinner at Pickerington High School. . . a first team
all-conference recipient as both a junior and senior. . . an
all-district honoree as a senior in addition to being tabbed to
compete in the district all-star game. . . twice selected as her
team's defensive player of the year. . . served as senior class
president. . . helped her basketball reach state semifinals as a
Born May 27, 1988, in Pickerington, Ohio. . . daughter of Kreg and Chris Ultican. . . has two brothers, Dustin and Derek, and one sister, Drew. . . undecided on major, interested in marketing.