21 - Arjun Chandar
Arjun Chandar
Height: 5-11
Weight: 150
Year: JR
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Miami Country Day
Position: G

"Basketball kills me. It demands so much from me both physically and mentally that at times I feel as though I am running on fumes. And yet, when it ends each day, I always leave the court thinking, 'I love this game.'"

Major: Mechanical Engineering and Business Economics Management

Career aspiration: Aerospace Engineer

Caltech Highlights:

ACADEMIC

SURFed in 2010 with Erik Snowberg (American American Politics and Modern Christianity)

ATHLETIC

2011-12: As a junior, appeared in eight games ... Hit 3-pointer against Whittier (1/28/12)

2010-11: As a sophomore, appeared in four games, including win versus Eastern Nazarene (12/13/10) ... Team Citizen of the Year Award for second straight year

2009-10: As a freshman, appeared in five games ... Drained a buzzer-beating 3-point bomb from the left corner at Pomona-Pitzer ... Voted Citizen of the Year by teammates

High School: Miami Country Day, Miami, Fla.

High School Highlights: Valedictorian ... Mu Alpha Theta president ... Debate captain ... Honor Societies ... National Merit Finalist ... Basketball and cross country most improved awards ... Cross country captain, MVP, and regional competitior

Personal: Born November 10, 1990 in Miami, Fla. ... Jay and Jayanbhi ... Siblings Bharat and Shalini