Dewayne Long Jr.

2000 Graduate
Football, Baseball
Dewayne Long Jr. graduated from Dowling Catholic in 2000. He was a four-sport athlete who received all state honors in football and baseball in 1999, the same year he helped his team to a varsity baseball state championship title. In 2000, he was an Aquinas Key recipient and again earned all state honors in baseball. He received a full ride scholarship to Nebraska and transferred to Colgate University in New York where he interned at ESPN. 

What he remembers most about his time at DCHS is the strong connection he developed with friends and the structure and organization of the athletic programs which taught him to focus on what was most important.

Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines Catholic community and embracing learners of all faiths. In an environment that is faithful, caring and dedicated, Dowling Catholic forms each student to become a Christ-centered leader.