UCSD Cross Country BIO
 Chanan Batra

Ran in four races ... Finished 26th at the San Bernardino Invitational with a time of 29:00.8 ... Had highest finish at the UCSD Opener with a time of 25:24.4 for 22nd overall.

A 2013 graduate of Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills ... Ran cross country all four years, competing for the Normans in the Ocean League ... Had personal best of 14:42 during 2012 league finals ... In 2012, team was first in Beverly Hills High history to make it to California State Finals in any sport.

Born Jan. 10, 1995 in Chapel Hill, N.C. ... Parents are Anshu  and Raj Batra ... Has two younger brothers named Keshav and Arjun ... An undeclared major at Muir College ... Qualifying for state finals as a senior was his most memorable moment in cross country ... Roots for the L.A. Lakers, Dodgers and the San Diego Chargers ...  Kobe Bryant is his favorite athlete ... Phoenix, Vampire Weekend and Kendrick Lamar can be found playing on his iPod ... Cheeseburgers are his food of choice ... Enjoys reading, eating and listening to music in his spare time.

Height: 5'9"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Beverly Hills, CA
High School: Beverly Hills HS
College: Muir
Major: Undeclared
Experience: High School
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