HIGH SCHOOL: Will join the Seminoles for the spring
semester...Broke a 14-year-old Scottish record at the 2004 British
Olympic Trials with a time of 4:24.32 to earn a bronze medal in the
400-meter individual medley. Time conversion would break the
Florida State school record...Just missed another national record
with his 200-meter IM time of 2:04.00 during a third-place
swim...Prep coaches were Helen Benley and Richard Thorpe
while Doug Campbell served as the coach for his Millfield team.
PERSONAL: Born December 18, 1985...Majoring in business...Son
of Ronald and Patricia Dale...Attended the same high school as
teammates Edward Denton and Ian Powell...Decedent of author
Robert Louis Stevenson, who wrote such novels as Treasure
Island and the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.