|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Pacific Ridge School|
Was a National Honor Society Inductee as well as a National Hispanic Scholar…Was a three-time captain of the varsity basketball team as Pacific Ridge School…Led the Social Change Clubs…In basketball he was a MaxPreps Top100 2013 Recruiting Honor Roll member…Was three time all-conference…Was three-time team MVP…was two-time league scoring champ…three-time league assist leader…His senior year Luke averaged 21 points, 5.7 assists and more than five rebounds a game…He was also his schools first 1,000 point scorer…He also played for Gamepoint and High Five America when he wasn’t in school (both based in San Diego)…Lists his most exciting research project as when he did Electrophotochemical Research for nanowire Solar Cell Technology at JCAP on the campus of Caltech
Came to Caltech to get a better understanding of how to take a quantitative approach to Economics and Finance, and hopes to be a Financial Mathematician once he graduates…He enjoys listening to solo piano music in his spare time…Lists his best athletic achievement as an NBPA top 100 Camp Invitee and the fact that he was both the captain in the starting point guard in the championship game…He says there is “no greater ecstasy than the fruition of hard work”…His parents are Steve and Marla…He lists his favorite sports team as the Caltech Beavers!!!