|High School:||Crescenta Valley HS|
College of the Canyons
Dominic Lingua was named All-Western States Conference after helping the College of the Canyons to the league championship in 2010.
Dominic Lingua attended Crescenta Valley High School in La Crescenta, Calif....Was the Pacific League Most Valuable Player as a freshman...Helped his high school team to Pacific League titles in 2006, 2007 and 2008...Lingua was the individual Pacific League champion in 2008...Was team captain during his junior and senior seasons.
Dominic James Lingua was born April 12, 1991 in La Cañada, Calif....Played in the Southern California Golf Association Amateur championships in 2009 and 2010...Was the co-medalist at qualifying for the 2008 U.S. Junior Amateur at the Los Angeles Country Club with a 142 36-hole score...Competed in the U.S. Junior championship in 2008...Placed second in the Industry Hills City Championship in 2009...Lingua is a four-time club champion at his home course, the Chevy Chase Country Club...His best round of golf ever was a 6-under par 66 at the Valencia Country Club...Also carded a 5-under par 67 at the TPC in Valencia...Favorite courses include Pebble Beach, the Los Angeles Country Club and Torrey Pines (south)...Considers mid-irons and putting to be his strengths...Also competed in baseball as a high school athlete...Roots for the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Yankees...Arnold Palmer is his favorite athlete...Working out, going out to dinner and spending time with family are some of the things he enjoys most...The son of Larry and Karen Lingua...Has one sister (Danielle)...Majoring in sociology.