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Chris Miedema
Chris Miedema


Port Colborne, Ontario

High School:
Lakeshore Catholic


151 DePaul Student-Athletes Earn BIG EAST All-Academic Honors

Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year


Healthy McDaniel Having Fun on the Run

Avoiding Injury Has Led to His Best Cross Country Season


Blue Demons Headed to National Catholic Championships

Women's Field of 37 Teams and 33 Men's Teams Compete at Notre Dame


McDaniel is DePaul's Leader of the Pack

Finishes First at Friday night's NIU Open in a Time of 19:02.34


Blue Demons Will Be Running With a Pack Mentality

Team Concept Key to Success for Men's and Women's Cross Country Programs

Career Notes: Named to BIG EAST All-Academic Team in 2012.

2012-13 (Junior)
Cross Country: Finished 17th at the Northern Illinois University XC Open with a time of 19:51.12...finished 24th at the Early Bird Invitational with a time of 19:43.6.

2011-2012 (Sophomore)
Cross Country: Was the only Blue Demon runner to score points in all six races, including the NCAA Midwest Regional in DeKalb, Ill...placed 19th at the UIC Home Opener in a time of 21:34.8...ran a season-best 8K time of 25:49.83 at the Greater Louisville Classic.

Indoor: Won the one mile run at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a career-best time of 4:18.03...ran a career-best 1,000m time of 2:25.40 at the Notre Dame Invitational, where he finished fifth...placed 10th at the BIG EAST Championships in 2:30.11...ran a career-best 600m time of 1:21.74 in a fourth-place finish at the Badger Track Classic...ran a career-best 1:04.78 in the 500m at the Meyo Invitational, in which he finished sixth...ran on the 4x400m relay team that finished in second place at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a time of 3:27.12...competed on the 4x800m relay team that placed sixth at BIG EAST Championships in 7:38.24...anchored the distance medley team that placed seventh at Iowa State Classic and eighth at the BIG EAST Championships.

Outdoor: Won the 800m at the DePaul Invitational in 1:53.69...won the Oliver Nikoloff in 1:52.86...finished second at both the FSU Relays and Chicagoland Championships in a time of 1:52.49...placed ninth at the BIG EAST Championships by running a 1:51.23...ran a career-best 1:50.77 at the Cardinal Twilight, where he placed second...ran on the 4x400m relay team that won the DePaul Invitational in a time of 3:21.52...anchored the 4x800m relay team that placed second at Chicagoland Championships and fifth at BIG EAST Championships.

2010-11 (Freshman)
Cross Country: Competed in all seven races, earning points in five...finished in the top 10 at the Vincentian Cup Invitational with a 21:38 finish in the four mile race...recorded a season-best time of 25:59 at the Bradley Classic Invitational 8K...completed the 10K race at the NCAA Regionals with a time of 33:39.24 to earn points for the team.

Indoor: Competed in one race, finishing in second at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a 1000m time of 2:28.47.

Outdoor: Notched a sixth-place and career-best time of 1:55.05 at the DePaul Invitational in the 800m...also competed in four 1500m run races, placing as high as 10th in the Mike Poehlein Invitational with a time of 4:03.65.

High School: He won the All-Ontario Championships 800m with a time of 1:52.51... placed fourth at Canadian Junior Nationals in 800m with a personal best time of 1:52.32... placed fourth at National Scholastic Indoor Championships.