AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2018
All-CCAA honorable mention ... Started each of first 18 games at a forward spot before missing CCAA Tournament first-round tilt at Chico State (10/30) due to injury suffered midway through first half of regular-season finale, also at Chico State (10/27) ... Tallied goal and assist in 3-1 win vs. eventual West Region finalist Azusa Pacific (9/1), providing free kick on Jonathan Stoop's 67th-minute decider before firing right-footed into left side for 86th-minute clincher.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017
All-CCAA honorable mention ... Two-time UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (10/2 and 10/30) ... Made college debut in home opener vs. Occidental (9/2) after missing opener at Biola (8/31) due to illness, entering in 22nd minute at forward and notching first collegiate point by assisting fellow true freshman Brett Jones on UC San Diego's first goal of 2017 in 51st minute, which proved to be game-winner ... Credited with three shots over 41 minutes in debut, all in first half and all on frame ... Two-goal brace for come-from-behind 2-1 triumph vs. No. 17 Cal Poly Pomona (9/29), with 70th-minute equalizer going down as first collegiate goal, followed by overtime winner at 94:09, the latter on volleyed shot off Jonathan Stoop's header after Jeff Powers' free kick ... Became first UC San Diego freshman in at least 30 years, and perhaps in program history, to record a hat trick, doing so in span of 12:02 around halftime interval in come-from-behind 4-1 romp at Cal State East Bay (10/26).
Competed for Rancho Santa Fe Attack until July of 2017 ... Southern California Developmental Soccer League (SCDSL) top division champion in 2016 and 2017 ... US Club Soccer National Cup finalist in 2015 and 2016 ... 2017 Boyd N. Lyon Memorial Scholarship ... Played with current teammate Jordan Karam.
A 2017 graduate of San Dieguito High School Academy in Encinitas ... Team MVP as a freshman and senior ... Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic Team as a junior and senior ... 2017 SDA Male Athlete of the Year and SDA Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Mustang Scholar Award as a sophomore.
Born May 12 in Torrance ... Has an older brother named Phillip and a younger one named Andre ... International studies-international business major at Roosevelt College ... Aspires to play professionally after graduating from UC San Diego ... Most memorable soccer moment is scoring the game winner against Cal State LA in 2018 ... Enjoys working out and following the NBA and soccer ... Roots for the Boston Celtics and LA Galaxy ... Favorite athlete is Zlatan Ibrahimovic ... Top movie is Rush Hour ... Listens to Migos, Travis Scott, and Juice WRLD ... Loves Mexican food ... First-degree black belt in taekwondo ... Dual citizen of U.S. and Sweden ... Is half Persian and half Swedish.