Dean, a Langley Secondary School athlete, is in Grade 12. He's had an outstanding high school and club career medalling multiple times at the BC High School Championships and the Canadian National Youth Track and Field Championships in the 400m and 800m.
Dean was part of the Canadian team that competed at the 2015 World Youth Athletics Championships in Cali, Colombia. There he was a member of the Canadian mixed 4 X 400m relay team that won a bronze medal.
Dean ended the 2015 track season as Canada's #2 ranked youth 800m runner (1:51.78) and the #4 ranked youth (16-17 year old) 400m (48.85).
For more information, visit the Idaho Vandals news release, and their interesting Q&A with Dean.