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Height: 6'3"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Princeton, N.J.
High School: The Hun School


Career Statistics

Career: Played a total of 40 games with three starts … Recorded two goals and two assists for six points … Saw a total of 713 minutes … Four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016: Saw time in 14 games with three starts at striker … Scored two goals … Netted the game-tying goal in 2-1 win at NC State (9/30) … Tallied the game-winning goal in 3-2 victory over Campbell (10/18) … Played a season-high 62 minutes against Davidson (10/4) … Saw 57 minutes of action versus Georgia State (9/27) … Played a total of 419 minutes … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015: Played in eight games … Registered an assist in win over NC State ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2014: Played seven games … Had an assist in win over Stetson (8/31) … Played a season-high 20 minutes versus the Hatters ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2013: Saw time in 11 games … Played a season-high 32 minutes in 1-0 win over Georgia Southern (9/10) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to Duke: A member of the NJSA Academy squad since 2011 … Excelled at The Hun School as a letterwinner in each of the two years he played … helped guide team to MAPL League title in his first season … earned first team All-MAPL and second team All-Prep honors as a junior … Posted nine goals and seven assists for 25 points as a midfielder for the Hun School … On the club scene he scored five goals for NJSA in 2011-12 and has played in 13 games with one goal this season … A member of the PSA Academy Futsal team … Selected as the 2009 Regional Most Valuable Player … Guided the team to the U-16 Futsal State and National Championships in 2010 … Also an All-Academic selection at The Hun School.

Personal: Born Jared Clark Golestani on February 21, 1995 in Red Bank, N.J. … son of Clark and Cheryl Golestani … mother coached the PSA ’95 Boys Futsal 2010-11 National Championship squad … has two younger brothers, Noah and Braden, and an older sister, Lexi.

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