|Hometown:||Mill Valley, Calif.|
SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Completed his second season with men's crew in 2015-16.
FRESHMAN (2014-15): Rowed as 2 Seat for the Collegiate Novice 8 boat that finished first in a field of 14 with a time of 16:57.0 at the Head of the American.
ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Rowed during his time at Redwood High School in Larkspur, Calif. … rowed with the JV8 boat that won the San Diego Crew Classic in 2014 … named Most Improved Rower in 2012.
PERSONAL: Born in San Ramon, Calif. … parents are Jason and Negissa Araghi … has younger brother, Arman … hobbies include scuba diving and traveling.
WHY ARAGHI CHOSE SANTA CLARA: “Great academic program that offers many programs to let me do what I want … a rowing team on the rise that I wanted to be a part of … great community that is very engaging.”