Dylan Giandalia
Dylan Giandalia
Height: 5-9
Weight: 149
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wrightsville, Pa.
High School: Eastern York

2010-11: Opens the season looking to secure the top spot at 149 pounds … possesses quality collegiate experience which should help him succeed … has shown steady improvement … has been a steady contributor during his time with the Green and White … will look to post a breakout campaign.

2009-10: Spent a majority of his time bouncing between 149 and 157 … wrestled in 15 matches … gained invaluable match experience … became a regular starter for the Green and White during the second half of the season … opened the season by wrestling two matches at the Monarch Invitational … picked up a 1-2 mark at the New Standard Corporation Spartan Invitational on December 5 …  drew his first start of the year at home against PSU-DuBois at York’s Quad meet on December 12 … wrestled in all four of York’s matches at the North/South Duals on January 9.

2008-09: Began his collegiate career at the Monarch Invitational on November 8 where he wrestled in two matches … posted a 5-12 record as a Spartan rookie … drew his first college start against Lycoming at the Messiah Duals on November 22 … wrestled to a 1-2 record at the Spartan Invitational Tournament on December 6 …
recorded two pinfall victories in an exhibition matches on February 27 at York’s Quad meet.

Personal: Is a sport management major ... is the son of Joseph and Victoria Giandalia ... born on July 2, 1990 ... voted most likely to succeed in go-kart racing ... names his father as the person he most admires ... favorite athlete is Tom Brady ... chose York because of the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center ... most significant athletic achievement is he "once pinned a kid who knocked out a tooth of his in the first period" ... most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartan program is when he walked on his hands across the room ... after graduation he plans on becoming an athletic director.