Eric Safai
Eric Safai
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Los Altos
Position: Distance
Major: Chemical-Biological Engineering

2013: (Indoor): Came tenth in the mile with a time of 4:56.16 at the MIT Alumni Meet (1/12).

2012: Received the bronze medal in the 3000SC (9:33.62) at the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference championships (outdoor) ... came seventh at the New England Division III championship (outdoor) in the 3000m (9:25.21) ... Division III All-New England in 3000SC.

2010: New England Division III champion in distance medley relay (indoor) … won 800m (2:00.93) at Engineer’s Cup … finished fourth in mile (4:26.75) against Bates and Colby … finished fourth in steeplechase (9:58.69) at Engineer’s Cup

Off the Track: Majoring in chemical-biological engineering with a minor in chemistry … also competes on the MIT cross country team … conducted UROPs in the Sikes and Doyle Labs … vice president of dormitory.

Personal: Son of Janice Gray and Reza Safai … family members graduated from MIT.