Courtesy: Army Athletic Communications
55m: 6.43 - Great Dane Classic, Jan. 23, 2009
60m: 6.85 - Patriot League Championships, Feb. 19-21, 2010
100m: 10.62 - IC4A Championships, May 14, 2011
200m: 21.64 - Patriot League Championships, May 6-7, 2011
4x100 Relay: 41.05 - Patriot League Championships, May 6-7, 2011
Long Jump: 7.51m - Army-Navy Dual Meet, April 11, 2008
Triple Jump: 14.89m - Patriot League Championships, May 2, 2008
Seven-time Patriot League Champion (2008 outdoor 100m and 4x100m relay; 2009 indoor long jump, 2009 outdoor 100m; 2010 indoor 60m, 2010 outdoor 4x100m relay; 2011 indoor 60m) ... swept 2008 Patriot League Rookie of the Meet awards ... IC4A and NCAA Regional qualifier ... top long jumper and sprinter on the team ... exceptional performer ... extremely focused ... team leader.
2010: Earned points for the Black Knights in four events at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships ... recorded the second-best distance in the long jump (7.28m), while finishing second (10.86) in the 100m and third (22.04) in the 200m ... was a member of the first place 4x100m-relay team ... finished third of 37 competitors in the 100m in a time of 10.92 at the Larry Ellis Invitational ... helped lead Army to a 119-84 win over Navy in the outdoor Star Meet by winning the 100m (10.90) and 200m (22.12) ... had a strong showing at the Military Track & Field Championships, earning three first-place finishes (100m - 10.65; 200m - 21.92; long jump - 7.09m) ... established a personal-best time of 10.65 in the 100m-dash at the USF Bulls Invite to open the outdoor season ... set Patriot League Indoor Championships record in 60m with a first-place finish of 6.85, also a personal best ... also registered points at the conference meet in the long jump, finishing fourth with a distance of 7.05m ... opened the indoor season with a win in the long jump at the Crowell Open with a 6.84m mark ... finished second of 17 (7.03) in the 60m at Saturday Night at the Armory ... pushed Army to a win at Navy in the Star Meet with a first-place finish in the 60m in a time of 6.99.
2009: Top Army scorer in individual events vs. Navy with win in 60m dash (6.92) and second place finishes in the 200m (22.63) and long jump (23-5 ¼) ... ran a personal best 22.00 in the 200m dash at the BU Valentine Invitational to place ninth out 172 runners ... indoor Patriot League champion in the long jump (24-1 ½) ... also ran personal best 6.90 in 60m preliminaries then placed second in the finals in 6.93 ... took second in the 200m at Patriots in 22.10 ... opened indoor season with two wins ... won 60m dash in 7.02 and long jump in IC4A qualifying 23-1 ¼ at the Crowell Open ... qualified for IC4A championships with winning performance of 6.97 at the Army Quad ... set new personal best of 6.43 in 55m dash to surpass the IC4A standard and place third at the Great Dane Classic ... also improved on IC4A qualifying long jump to place fourth (23-6) at the Great Dane ... defended Patriot League title outdoors in the 100m with personal-best, IC4A qualifying performance of 10.68 seconds ... named Patriot League Male Track Athlete of the Week after placing second in the 100m at the Dick Shea Invitational in 10.97 seconds and also running the first leg of the 4x100-meter relay team's winning and IC4A qualifying performance of 41.58 ... at Navy, scored in 100m dash with third place finish (11.63) and completed scoring position sweep with second in long jump (22-3).
2008: Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week in consecutive weeks to start the season ... reached IC4A qualifying standards in 60m, long jump and triple jump ... won the long jump against Navy with a leap of 23-5 ¼ ... also placed third in the 55m dash against the Mids ... named the Patriot League Rookie of the Meet after competing in four events at the championships ... earned second team all-league honors in the 60-meter dash with (6.94) ... also earned second team nod in long jump (23-9) ... scored in the triple jump at league meet as well, placing third with a jump of 47-7 ¼ ... McDaniel also qualified for the finals of the 200m dash, where he placed seventh ... opened outdoor season by qualifying for IC4A meet in triple jump, winning the Bulls Invitational with a jump of 47-11 ... named Patriot League Rookie of the Week for his efforts at the outdoor opener ... won the long jump against Navy with an NCAA Regional-qualifying jump of 24-7 ¾ ... jump ranks fourth all-time at Army ... named Patriot League Rookie of the Week for that performance ... topped that performance by winning the 100m and running a leg of the winning 4x100-meter relay team at the Patriot League Championships ... posted ninth-fastest 100m time in Army history at 10.73 to win the event ... also placed second in the long jump and triple jump at the league meet ... named the Patriot League Rookie of the Meet outdoors, matching his indoor accomplishment ... earned All-Patriot League first team honors in two events (100m, 4x100m) and second team honors in two events (LJ, TJ) ... posted a personal best of 10.71 seconds in the 100-meter dash at the NCAA East Regionals.
High School: Ranked 12th in the nation in triple jump at Judson High School ... attended USMAPS ... was all-state in the triple jump and the 4x100m relay ... regional champion in the 4x100m, 4x200m and triple jump ... USMAPS record holder in the long jump and triple jump ... member of the National Honor Roll.
Personal: Given name is Alfred McDaniel III ... son of Robert and Yulonda Gordon ... has one brother and one sister ... Dean's List student ... enjoys listening to music ... lists Irving Saladino as his favorite athlete ... civil engineering major.