Dalton is originally from Zionsville, IN. At Zionsville High School, Dalton played basketball and volleyball. He was an Indiana All-Star for volleyball his junior year, and was Academic All-State his senior year for basketball. Dalton went on to attend Indiana University, from where he recently graduated in the Spring of 2017 with a degree in Management at the Kelley School of Business. Basketball opened up a lot of awesome opportunities for Dalton during his time at IU; including interning at DistinXion, being a member of the IU Women's Basketball "Black Squad" practice team, going abroad and playing a year of collegiate basketball in London, and representing IU in the 2016 FISU 3v3 World University Championships in Xiamen, China. Dalton was a full-time staff member at DistinXion from 2017-2019, and enjoys staying involved by coaching in the CHAMPIONS Program.