Birthdate: May 5, 1988
Birthplace: Lincoln, NE
Hometown: Menomonee Falls, WI
Current Residence: West Lafayette, IN
Education: Purdue University (2011)
Club: Boiler Diving Academy
Coach: Adam Soldati
Danny is the son of Gary Cox, a longtime diving coach, and Kristin Cox. He also has a younger brother, Nathan. Danny began diving at age ten, competed in his first junior nationals in 1997 and in his first senior nationals in 2006. During meets he likes listening to music and talking with others. Danny’s favorite dive is 207C on 10-meter and his favorite diver is David Boudia. When he’s not training Danny enjoys outdoor activities and all types of sports, more specifically golfing. His favorite food is lasagna and he hopes to one day have a career in sports marketing.