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Year: Senior
Hometown: Alta Loma, Calif.
High School: Los Osos HS


Sophomore (2011-12): Dartmouth Tsonga Award ... Participated at the Ivy League Championship ... Set a new school record in the 500 free (4:27.29), good for 12th place ... Took sixth in the 1650 free (15:33.99) ... Seventh in the 1000 free with a lifetime best time of 9:13.65 ... Member of the 800 free relay that set a new school record ... Runner up honors in the 1000 free at Columbia with a time of 9:27.39 ... Member of the 400 free relay that took top honors against Princeton ... Won the 1000 free against Penn and Yale (9:31.79) ... Second in the 1000 free against Cornell with a time of 9:27.47.

Freshman (2010-11): Finished in the 10th place in the 500 free at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 4:29.51 ... Seventh place finish in the 1650 free with a time of 15:42.18 and eighth place finish in the 1000 free (9:27.21) ... Won the 1000 free vs. Columbia (9:35.27) ... Third place finish in the 200 back (1:55.81) and 500 free (4:43.93) ... Took first in the 1000 free at the Dartmouth Invitational with a time of 9:27.95, setting a new pool record ... Also won the 500 free (4:34.89), also a new pool record.     

Before Dartmouth: Four-year letterwinner and two-time captain in swimming at Los Osos HS ...  During his high school career, led his team to TCC Swim Club Championships in 800 Free relay, 400 Free, 800 Free, and 1500 Free ... Senior season, Dylan placed 3rd in CIF Division III 500 Free and 5th in 100 Back and set school records in both 100 Back and 500 Free ... Finished 7th in 500 Free and 9th in 100 Back in CIF Masters ...  Received the Baseline League Senior Honor Award and named an Academic All-American ... Plans to study neuroscience and pursue a career in medicine.

Personal: Son of Dwight and Candy Gabel ...  Has two brothers.

Gabel's Top Times

Event Time
50-yard Freestyle 21.85
100-yard Freestyle 48.37x
200-yard Freestyle 1:43.14
500-yard Freestyle 4:27.49@
1000-yard Freestyle 9:13.65
1650-yard Freestyle 15:33.99
100-yard Backstroke 55.82
200-yard Backstroke 1:53.74

@- Dartmouth Varsity Record
X - Swam in exhibition

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