AS A SENIOR IN 2012
CCAA All-Academic ... Appeared in 15 matches, starting seven ... Credited with the assist on Elan Gefen's 55th-minute game-winner vs. Cal State Stanislaus (10/19) as his initial shot from the right was saved by the Warrior goalkeeper ... Scored from a header in off the post in final match of career at Cal State Monterey Bay (10/28) ... Played season-high 65 minutes in opener vs. Cal Baptist (8/30).
AS A JUNIOR IN 2011
CCAA All-Academic ... Appeared in 16 games and made three starts in the UCSD midfield ... Scored his first goal of the season in the 3-0 shutout vs. Cal State East Bay (10/2) ... Also struck in a 3-2 win vs. Humboldt State (10/21), coming off the bench to knot the contest at 2-2 in the 58th minute ... All five shots on the year were on goal.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010
CCAA All-Academic ... Started four matches among 10 appearances ... Tied for second on the team with two goals on the season ... Took three shots and notched an assist vs. No. 19 Cal State Dominguez Hills (9/12) ... Scored in a reserve role in consecutive games at San Francisco State (9/26) and vs. No. 16 Cal State San Bernardino (10/1) ... Former goal came unassisted off of a corner kick and served as the winner in a 2-0 decision over the Gators ... Latter tally was the 35th-minute equalizer in a 1-1 draw with the Coyotes ... Had five points and nine shots on the year.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009
Appeared in all 20 of UCSD’s matches while starting in one of those contests ... First career goal came in game-winning fashion in a 2-1 victory vs. Humboldt State (10/4) ... Also scored in a 2-0 win vs. Cal State East Bay (10/11) ... First point of career came via assist on the decider during a 3-2 victory vs. UH Hilo (8/31), as his right-sided cross was headed in at the back post by Evan Walker ... Drew first collegiate start vs. No. 22 Grand Canyon (9/6) in Rohnert Park.
A 2009 graduate of Saint Francis High School in Mountain View ... All-West Catholic Athletic League Second Team selection as a senior ... Also played for De Anza Force, Redwood City Juventus and the Mustang Academy team ... Helped Juventus to US Club Soccer regional, Super Y-League and District II Cup championships.
Born Feb. 20, 1991 in Stanford ... Parents are Moosa and Shohreh Malek ... Father attended Cal Poly and mother went to UC Davis ... Has two older sisters named Mina and Mitra ... Political science major with a business minor at Marshall College ... Enjoys snowboarding ... Favorites include Real Madrid and star player Cristiano Ronaldo ... Top movie is Billy Madison.