|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Francis Parker HS|
Dalante Dunklin has made six points this season, along with four rebounds...Is four for six from the free-throw line.
Dalante Dunklin attended Francis W. Parker High School in San Diego, Calif….Selected Coastal Conference MVP and First Team All-Coastal Conference after helping Francis W. Parker to a share of the conference title…An All-CIF San Diego Section choice, Dunklin joined teammate Sam Beeler as participants in the county’s annual North-South All-Star Game…Also named conference MVP after his junior and sophomore seasons...Averaged 24 points, 7.1 rebounds, 7 assists and 2.9 steals per game as a senior…Chosen his school’s MVP in his final three seasons…Scored a career-high 34 points in a game against Costa Canyon HS during his senior season…As a junior had a career-high 16 rebounds vs. Army and Navy Academy...His best effort of 10 assists came against Canyon Crest HS during his sophomore season...Had seven steals vs. Canyon Crest HS during his senior campaign...Set school records for points, rebounds, steals and assists...Averaged 19 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals per game as a junior...Also averaged double-figures in scoring in his sophomore (14.7 ppg) and freshman (10.9 ppg) seasons...First Team All-Coastal League and Coastal League Defensive Player of the Year all four years of high school...Dunklin was chosen All-State and All-City following his junior and senior seasons...Helped Francis W. Parker HS to four CIF Tournaments, three league titles, one CIF Championship (2010) and one California State Tournament south semifinal...coached by Jim Tomey.
Dalante Dunklin was born on September 5, 1994 in Riverside, Calif…The son of Orlanda Anderson and Jerome Hoover…Also competed in football, track and volleyball at Francis W. Parker HS…Favorite authors are J.K. Rowling and Walter Dean Myers…Favorite sports teams include the Oklahoma City Thunder, Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls…Who he roots for when any of those three play each other is anyone’s guess…Derrick Rose, La’Shard Anderson, Sparkle Anderson and Fragrance Williams...Favorite movies are Friends with Benefits, Colombiana and Friday...Dunklin's most memorable sports moment was when his high school team won the CIF championship...Wants it known that he loves his mommy...Undeclared major, but would like to work with children who have autism.