Dillon Williams is a sophomore at the University of California, Berkeley where he’s intending to major in American Studies. Williams was born June 29, 1995 in Danville, Calif. to parents, Dave and Susan. He decided to stay close-to-home and attend Cal. He points out that he enjoys the spring semester as a Bear because the team is rested, and ready to swim fast. The 6’1″ Williams is a freestyle and butterfly specialist, and also a talented backstroker. Hailing from the Crow Canyon Sharks, Williams also was a receiver on the Monte Vista High School football team. On the swimming side, he holds seven Monte Vista school records and is a 13-time All-American.
In his freshman season Williams swam in the dual meet season of the year.
In his second season as a California Bear, Williams has had season bests in numerous events.
Williams is a National Age Group Record Holder for the 15-16 boys’ 200 and 400 medley relays. As a student at Monte Vista High School Williams was a 13-time high school All-American as well as an 11-time finalist at the North Coast Section CIF Championships. He’s also a long and short course Junior National qualifier.