Dominic DeSantis
Dominic DeSantis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hilton Head, S.C.

High School:
Hilton Head

Event:
Distances



04/13/2012

Bonk Wins Steeplechase At Jesse Owens Track Classic

Bonk ran the school's fourth fastest time en route to her win.

03/31/2012

Boilermakers Wrap Up Mike Poehlein Invite

Purdue won eight events on Saturday.

03/29/2012

Mike Poehlein Invitational Opens Outdoor Home Slate

Purdue welcomes 12 other schools to the weekend meet in West Lafayette, Ind.

03/22/2012

Boilers Open Outdoor Season At SEC/Big Ten Challenge

The Boilermakers have had great weather to prepare in the weeks before the meet.

12/07/2011

Fifty-Nine Purdue Student-Athletes Earn Fall Academic All-Big Ten Recognition

Cross Country (21) & Football (20) lead the way with the most honorees.

CAREER BESTS
1,500-meter run 4:02.39 3,000-meter run 8:52.91 5,000-meter run 15:29.25

2010 (SOPHOMORE)
Did not compete.

2009 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in five varsity events, two indoors and three outdoors in his first season; ran the 3,000-meter run twice during the indoor campaign, recording a top time of 8:52.91; ran the 1,500-meter run at the Stan Lyons Invitational (4/25) with a time of 4:02.39; participated in the 5,000-meter run at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (4/4) and Dave Rankin Invitational (4/18), posting a top mark of 15:29.25.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letterwinner in track and field and cross country at Hilton Head High School; earned three consecutive cross country and track and field team MVP honors and all-academic awards; posted back-to-back third-place performances at the South Carolina State Cross Country Championships; led his team to consecutive 4x800-meter relay titles at the South Carolina State Track and Field Championships.

PERSONAL
Dominic Charles DeSantis was born Oct. 10, 1990, in Savannah, Ga.; is the son of Steven and Lucinda DeSantis; has one sister, Paige; enjoys music; majoring in chemical engineering.