Nathan Dial
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    Nathan Dial

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Colonial Heights, Va.

    High School:
    Thomas Dale HS

    Event:
    400m, 200m

    HIGH SCHOOL: Member of the soccer teams that won the Virginia AAA state championships in 2005 and 2006...team was ranked number one in the country at the conclusion of both seasons...won three straight Pennsylvania state championship titles in Taw Kwon Do (2000-02)...placed fifth at national in 2000 and 2001...named to the "Who's Who of American High School Academics" list.

    PERSONAL: Son of Cortez and Joyce Dial...has one sister Shaashawn...majoring in economics and legal studies...minoring in Spanish...future plans include becoming a B-2 pilot and military judge...hobbies include sports (mainly basketball, soccer and golf), playing the piano and saxophone, EA Sports games on Playstation, reading biographies and dancing...was on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" in 1999 for starting a reading program at his elementary school...received a $5000 donation of books for school from Oprah and Hyperion Books...published a six-minute movie score in 2006.

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