2010 - Placed second at the CSLA Invite (15-9) ... Was fourth in the vault against USC (16-2.75) ... Tied for third in the invite vault at the RJ/JJK Invite (16-2.75) ... Was fourth at the Texas Tri-Meet (16-2.75) ... Tied for first at the Ben Brown Invite (16-00.75) ... In indoor track, had a top vault of 15-11.25 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2010 - Tied for 13th in the vault at Pac-10s (15-8.25) ... Placed fifth against USC (15-7.25) ... Was second in the invite section of the vault with a lifetime-best clearance of 16-3.25 at the RJ/JJK Invite ... In indoor track, was second at the Boise Invite with a lifetime-best mark of 16-6.75 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2009 - Had a top indoor and outdoor vault of 16-00.75 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2008 - Redshirt season.
2007 - Posted a season-best decathlon score of 6018 points at the RJ/JJK Invite where he was sixth overall ... Finished 10th in the decathlon (5984 points) at the CSUN Invite.
High School - Letterwinner in track and soccer ... New York State pole vault champion in 2005 ... Empire State Games decathlon champion in 2004 ... Placed second in the decathlon at the Empire Games in 2004 ... All-Section in the pole vault, 55m dash and triple jump ... All-League in the pole vault, 100m, 200m, 55m, triple jump, shot put, 4x400m relay and 110m hurdles ... Also earned All-County honors in the pole vault, 100m, javelin, 55m and triple jump ... Set school records in the 110m hurdles, triple jump, pentathlon, 4x200m relay and 110mH ... Prep bests of 6.5 in the 55m, 11.2 in the 100m, 22.7 in the 200m, 52.95 in the 400m, 15.2 in the 110m hurdles, 57.2 in the 400 intermediate hurdles and 4:59.97 in the 1500m ... Field event prep bests of 15-6 in the pole vault, 22-3.25 in the long jump, 46-3.50 in the triple jump, 6-1.50 in the high jump, 44-2 in the shot put, 127-9 in the discus and 146-9 in the javelin.
Personal - Born September 8, 1988 in Glendale, CA ... Son of Paul and Pamela Di Cesare ... Has two brothers, Casey, a twin brother who is also a member of the UCLA track team, and Dean ... Anthropology major.
DiCesare's Best Marks
Outdoor Pole Vault - 16-3.25
Indoor Pole Vault - 16-6.75