Danny Merriman
Danny Merriman


Peoria, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-0 / 175


Club Experience: Played keeper for FC Peoria under head coach Jason Pena ... Was named the Outstanding High School Goalkeeper at the 2007 Indiana Soccer Camp ... Helped his team capture the Best of the Midwest tournament title in 2008 ... Member of the 2008 team that reached the finals of the regional US Club Soccer.

High School: Four-year letterwinner as a keeper at Dunlap High School under head coach Allen Hansen ... Served as the team's starting goalkeeper in each of his four seasons with the Eagles ... Turned a total of 42 shutouts during a three-year span ... Earned first team All-Conference accolades in 2008 ... Selected to the All-Conference second team in 2007 ... Was tabbed Honorable Mention All-Area by the Peoria Journal Star in 2007 ... Helped lead the Eagles to the state finals in 2006 ... Member of a Dunlap High School team that won Mid-Illini Conference Championship in 2006 and 2007 ... Played an instrumental role in leading the Eagles to regional championships from 2006-08.

Personal: Full name is Daniel Dewayne Merriman ... Son of Dewayne and Katie Merriman ... Majoring in marketing.