|Hometown:||Mt. Prospect, Ill.|
|High School:||John Hersey|
|Danielak's Career Statistics|
Second on squad in strikeouts per nine innings (8.84) ... picked up a win in his first collegiate appearance with two innings against Army with a pair of strikeouts ... next outing gave him first collegiate save as he held Vassar hitless for four innings with three punchouts ... whiffed two of the three batters he faced in 7-4 win over Bradley ... finished 15-7 win against Siena with a flourish, striking out the side in the ninth ... had a season-high four strikeouts in just two innings during second game of doubleheader against Cornell ... needed just five pitches to hurl perfect inning versus Brown ... earned the save in 5-0 win over Yale by shutting out Bulldogs for final two frames on one hit ... chipped in the 8-0 victory against Harvard by whiffing two in his inning on the mound.
Two-time letterman at Hersey High for coach Bob Huber ... team posted a 50-21 record in those two seasons ... helped his squad to the Mid-Suburban League championship as a senior while earning league Player of the Year honors ... twice named All-MSL ... also Daily Herald All-Area and Chicago Tribune All-State performer in his final season ... National Honor Society.
Full name is Michael William Danielak ... son of Steve and Gina has one brother ... born March 16, 1994 in Arlington Heights, Ill. ... grandfather Bill Coglianese played basketball at DePaul for legendary coach Ray Meyer ... considering a major in economics with an eye on investment banking.