Dannie Dilsaver

Position Breaststroke/IM
Class Junior
Hometown Lincoln, Neb.
High School Lincoln Southwest HS

California University

Finished her freshman season ranked among Cal’s top five swimmers in the 100 breast (1:01.89), 200 breast (2:14.02), 200 IM (2:1:58.59) and 400 IM (4:12.46) – all below the NCAA B qualifying standard … At the 2018 Pac-12 Championships, placed 13th in the 200 IM (1:59.97), 14th in the 400 IM (4:14.84) and 16th in the 200 breast (2:15.96) … Named a 2018 CSCAA Scholar All-American.

High School

A three-time Scholastic All-American, a four-time academic letter winner and an AP Scholar … An 11-time Nebraska state champion who set four state records … Tore an ACL in her knee just before the start of her senior swim season … The Lincoln Journal Star Prep Swimmer of the Year as well as the Midwestern Swimming Student-Athlete of the Year … Part of three Nebraska state championship teams … Member of the National Honor Society and KEY Club … Competed in the 200m IM, 400m IM and 100m breast at the 2016 Olympic Trials.


Undeclared major with an interest in statistics … Born Dec. 11, 1998 … Parents are Ben and Molly Dilsaver … Father ran track and cross country at Peru State (Nebraska) … Has helped match rescue dogs with forever families.