Second-place at the All-Academy Championships (2016-17)
NWCA All-American (2015-16)
2016-17 | Freshman: Posted a 15-15 overall record with a 5-4 record in dual meet action and a 1-2 record in conference dual matches … recorded three falls … led the team with four technical falls … tied for second on the team with five dual meet wins … second-most bonus points in dual meet action (11) … started in nine varsity dual meets … third-place at the Cowboy Open (amateur) … second-place at the All-Academy Championships.
USAFA Prep: NWCA All-American … wrestled for coach Tim Alger.
High School: Four-year letterman in wrestling and football …. Wrestled for coach Tyson Shatto at Sheridan … two-time state champion …. All-American … honor roll.
Personal: Member of Cadet Squadron 5 … son of Charlie and Kathy Powers with a younger brother … anticipates a major in business … hobbies include fly fishing and hunting … something people do not know about him is that he was raised in Alaska … credits Cowboy Tim with the greatest impact on his athletic career … came to the Academy because it has been a life-long dream … favorite quote, “Be the ball Danny, be the ball.”