DANAHER'S WSU CAREER
RS-SOPHOMORE (2008): Earned his first varsity letter after playing in 10 games, eight in a starting role...started first six games of the season before missing Oregon State contest due to a shoulder injury...also received starts against USC and Arizona...named Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
RS-FRESHMAN (2007): Member of the WSU football team.
FRESHMAN (2006): Redshirt season.
DANAHER'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Four-year letterwinner for head coach Mike Morgan...team captain as both a junior and senior...named first-team all-league on both the offensive and defensive lines as a SENIOR...first-team All-Palouse and first-team all-state on offense...second-team all-state on defense...named team's most inspirational player...recorded 50 tackles, 15 tackles-for-loss and seven sacks...on the hardwood was named second-team all-state and co-most valuable player of the North East A League...as a JUNIOR named first-team all-league and second-team All-Palouse on offense...named team's most inspirational player...named team's most improved as a SOPHOMORE...also earned two letters in basketball and three in track...two-year captain on basketball team.
Brian Read Danaher...born in February, 1988 in Spokane, Wash...a number of relatives have attended WSU, including parents Tim and Heidi, and brother Chris...both sets of grandparents have been WSU season ticket holders for more than 50 years...father also played football at Hawaii...pursuing a degree in both criminal justice and political science.