Dominick Zator signed his first professional contract with Whitecaps FC 2 in March 2017 after featuring for the University of Calgary.
UNITED SOCCER LEAGUE
2017: Zator made eight starts for Whitecaps FC 2 in his first professional season.
Zator was a five-year starter for the University of Calgary Dinos, starting 67 of a possible 68 conference matches from 2012 through 2016, tallying six goals and 15 assists. As captain in 2016, the Calgary native was named to the U Sports All-Canadian second team after leading Canada West with 11 assists.
USL PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE
While in university, Zator played for his hometown Calgary Foothills FC, where he was teammates with current WFC2 goalkeeper Sean Melvin. Zator recorded one goal in 22 regular season matches in the USL Premier Development League from 2015 through 2016. He was named to the 2016 PDL All-Playoffs team, after scoring a late game-winner to lead his side to a 2-1 win over FC Tucson and the Western Conference championship.
In February 2016, the centre back was invited to a 10-day trial with English League One outfit Oxford United FC.