Eric Chaghouri
Eric Chaghouri

Player Profile
RS Senior

Santa Monica, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180



2006 -- Played in 27 matches, starting seven, both career highs ... Recorded a career-high of 13 digs vs. Loyola (3/7) ... Also recorded 12 digs vs. Lewis and 10 vs. UCI (3/3) ... Served his first career ace vs. LBS (1/7) and recorded one against UOP (4/8) ... Passed 95% of his chances successfully ... Named to the MPSF All-Academic Team ... Nine-time member of the Director's Honor Roll since 2004 ... Boasts a 3.87 cumulative grade point average ... Scheduled to graduate in June and plans to attend medical school.

2005 -- Started five matches, including the first two matches of the season in the UC Santa Barbara Tournament ... Recorded a season-high of 10 digs vs. Rutgers-Newark (3/16) ... Also recorded five digs vs. UC Irvine (1/7) ... Averaged 1.85 dpg in 13 games and five matches ... Passed 95.2% of his chances successfully.

2004 -- Redshirted the season ... Earned a spot on the Director's Honor Roll all three quarters.

High School -- Earned three varsity letters as an outside hitter/defensive specialist for coach Mike Boehle at Loyola High ... Helped lead the Cubs to the CIF Division I championship in 2003 ... Earned second-team all-league and Third-Team All-CIF honors ... Won Loyola's Scholar-Athlete award.

Club -- Helped lead the Southern California Volleyball Club to the gold medal in the 15 and 17 Open Divisions of the Junior Olympics ... Earned all-tournament honors in the 15 Open Division.

Personal -- Chose UCLA because it is "both academically and athletically enriching" ... Lists his greatest thrill as winning the CIF Div. I championship, Loyola's first in eight years ... Has two younger sisters ... Left-handed ... Admires the style of play of Chrissie Zartman, former All-America libero on the UCLA women's team ... Favorite academic class is math ... Career aspiration is to become a doctor ... Biology major.