AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2019
Finished 11th overall and set personal bests in both the shot put (47'9.25") and hammer throw (141'8") at the CCAA Championships (5/4).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018
Personal best mark in the discuss throw (128'6") at the California Collegiate Open (3/31).
A 2017 graduate of Agoura High in Agoura ... A first-team All-Marmonte League selection as a senior (2017) and sophomore (2015) ... A second-team All-Marmonte League selection as a junior (2016) and freshman (2014) ... Agoura high school Outstanding Field Athlete of the Year all four years (2014-2017) ... Played basketball in high school.
Born Feb. 16 in West Hills ... Father attended the University of Madras in India ... Has an older brother Naveen and younger sister Sahana ... Sahana is on the UCSD Track and Field team ... Naveen played basketball at the California Institute of Technology ... Mathematics-Computer Science major at Revelle College ... Career goal is to become a software engineer ... Top moment competing in track and field is winning his third of three USATF National Championships in shot put ... Favorite UC San Diego moment is throwing a collegiate personal best in shot put at the 2019 Conference Championships ... Favorite hobbies are basketball and hanging out with friends ... Loves the Los Angeles Lakers ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Listens to Travis Scott and Young Thug ... Loves the movie Interstellar ... Uses Twitter.