Dominic Dalpiaz
Dominic Dalpiaz
Year: So.
Hometown: Martinez, CA
High School: De La Salle HS
Events: Free
Experience: 1Y

2016-17 (Sophomore)
Two-time finalist at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 15, taking sixth place and seventh place in the 200 free and the 100 free with times of 1:37.69 and 44. 66, respectively and again on Feb. 17, taking fourth and sixth in the 200 and 100 free with times of 1:37.81 and 44.93 ... his 44.66 time landed him first in Cal Poly's all-time record ... placed first in Championship final for the men's 200 yard-free with a time of 1:37.82 at the A3 Performance Invitational (Nov. 17) ... took first place in the 100 free against UCSB (Jan. 28) ... named the 2017 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming and Diving All-Academic Selection. 

2015-16 (Freshman)
Completed a historic freshman campaign by delivering several program Top-5 finishes, including helping to combine on a pair of school records in both the 400- and 800-yard freestyle relays ... helped set the 400 free relay program record (2:58.52) alongside Caleb Davies, Nolan Newland and Jack Jenner during the third day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 19 (which was good for a third-place finish overall in the championships) ... also combined on the program's best finish in the 800 free relay (6:30.44) alongside Nolan Newland, Pearu Pold and Jenner on the opening day of the MPSF Championships (the quartet's mark was over six seconds faster than the previous Cal Poly program best in the event) ... individually, delivered the program's third-best mark in school history with a time of 20.44 on the second day of the MPSF Championships on Feb. 18 ... also etched his name in the program record books with a 100 free time of 44.93 (No. 4 in school history), which he raced on the final day of the MPSF Championships (his mark was the fastest in the event during the season for the Mustangs). 

Prep --
According to collegeswimming.com, was the 22nd-ranked swimmer from the state of California after his senior season at De La Salle High ... earned an impressive second place showing with his time of 44.64 in the 100 free during the 2015 CIF California Swimming and Diving State Championship Finals ... raced to a 3rd place finish in the 50 free with a time of 20.66 at the 2014-15 California North Coast Section Championships on May 15 ... recorded a sixth-place finish in the 50 free (20.73) during the '15 CIF Finals ... produced a first-place finish during the 100 free (44.76) while competing in the '14-15 California North Coast Section Championships ... also competed for the Walnut Creek Aquabears.

Personal --
Dominic Charles Dalpiaz was born on Feb. 10, 1997 in Redwood City, Calif. ... son of Joe and Elsa ... has a sister, Vanessa ... chose Cal Poly because of the location ... also considered UC San Diego ... has ambitions of owning his own vineyard ... majoring in wine and viticulture at Cal Poly.