Arash Ataei
2015-16 Men's Cross Country
HT.
5-8
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Shreveport, La.
PREV SCHOOL
Magnet HS
Arash Ataei

2015-2016 Senior Season: Was a part of three different relay teams that won All-Conference honors at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships… Swam the third leg of the 200 free relay in 20.98, helping the quartet finish third with a time of 1:25.56… Swam anchor in the 400 free relay team in a time of 46.84, helping the team finish third in a time of 3:09.73… Swam the butterfly leg of the 400 medley relay team in a time of 50.56, helping the team finish third with a time of 3:28.20... Finished fourth in the 100 butterfly with a time of 51.02 at the SCAC Championships, the sixth-fastest time in school history.

Fastest Times

Free:

50 – 22.69 Centenary vs Hendrix 11/21/15

100 – 47.10 2016 SCAC Championships 2/13/16

200 – 1:49.07 Trinity vs Centenary 10/10/15

500 – 5:15.13 Centenary vs Hendrix 11/21/15

Breaststroke:

100 – 1:05.77 Centenary vs Hendrix 11/21/15

Butterfly:

50 – 24.89 Southwestern vs Centenary 11/14/15

100 – 51.02 2016 SCAC Championships 2/12/16

200 – 2:12.03 Hendrix Classic 10/31/15

IM:

200 – 1:59.33 2016 SCAC Championships 2/11/16

 

2014-2015 Junior Season: Swam on the All-Conference 200 medley relay team at the 2015 SCAC Championships, finishing the free leg in 20.92, helping the team finish second with a time of 1:34.81.

Fastest Times

Free:

100 – 47.94 2015 SCAC Championships 2/14/15

200 – 1:48.59 Centenary vs Austin College 1/24/15

Breaststroke:

100 – 1:11.00 Centenary vs Hendrix 11/8/14

Butterfly:

50 – 25.29 Centenary vs Southwestern 11/15/14

100 – 52.22 2015 SCAC Championships 2/13/15

IM:

200 – 1:59.53 2015 SCAC Championships 2/12/15

 

2013-2014 Sophomore Season: Swam on the 200 and 400 free relay teams that earned All-Conference honors by finishing third at the 2014 SCAC Championships... Swam the third leg of the 200 free relay team in a time of 20.92, helping the team finish with a time of 1:24.18… Swam anchor in the 400 free relay with a time of 47.51, helping the quartet finish with a time of 3:07.71.

Fastest Times

Free:

50 – 23.47 Southwestern vs Centenary 1/18/14

100 – 48.04 2014 SCAC Championships 2/15/14

200 – 1:49.95 2014 SCAC Championships 2/14/14

Breastroke:

100 – 1:09.26 Trinity Shootout 11/23/13

Butterfly:

100 – 56.11 Trinity vs Centenary 1/17/14

200 – 2:16.90 Trinity Shootout 11/23/13

IM:

100 – 1:00.72 Southwestern vs Centenary 1/18/14

200 – 1:58.67 2014 SCAC Championships 2/13/14

 

2012-2013 Freshman Season: Swam the first leg of the 800 free relay that finished third at the 2013 SCAC Championships… Completed his 200 in 2:11.04, helping the quartet finish third in 7:03.84.

Fastest Times

Free:

50 – 23.47 Centenary vs Austin College & Hendrix 11/3/12

100 – 49.33 2013 SCAC Championships 2/16/13

200 – 1:52.50 Centenary vs Southwestern & Little Rock 1/26/13

500 – 5:20.39 Centenary vs Trinity 1/19/13

Back:

100 – 1:02.36 Austin College Invite 1/12/13

Butterfly:

100 – 53.60 2013 SCAC Championships 2/15/13

200 – 2:04.15 2013 SCAC Championships 2/16/13

IM:

200 – 2:03.08 2013 SCAC Championships 2/14/13

 

Prior to Centenary: Swam at Caddo Parish Magnet HS in Shreveport… Served as a captain his senior year... Received multiple ribbons and medals and was on the Honor Roll .

Personal: Born July 13, 1994 in Tabriz, Iran… Son of Homayoun Ataei and Tanna Armaghany… Has one brother, Korosh Ataei… Majoring in biology at Centenary

Hobbies: Plays the piano