2004 Highlights: Holds a team-best and personal-best time of 53.4 in the indoor 400-meter dash set at the Lewis Qualifier...raced to personal indoor-bests in both the 55-meter dash (6.92) and 200-meter dash (23.96) at the UW-Milwaukee Quadrangular...his time of 6.92 in the 55-meter dash was the second fastest of the season for UIC...cruised to a personal-best time of 23.23 in the 200-meter dash at the Old Fashion Track Meet, hosted by North Central College...rolled to the UIC's third-fastest outdoor time in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.68 at the Big Blue Meet...crossed the finish line of the outdoor 400-meter dash at the Elmhurst Invitational for a team-best time of 52.89.
2003 Highlights: Ran a leg of the third-place 4x400 relay (3:26.40) at the Horizon League Indoor Championships...holds UIC's third-fastest time in the 400-meter dash (54.04) at the Indoor Championships...turned in a season-best performance of 7.0 in the 55-meter dash in the Lewis Friday Night Series #3...crossed the finish line of the 200-meter dash in a season-best time of 24.48 at the UW-Milwaukee Quadrangular...owns UIC's third-best long jump of 19'6 ¼" at the Indoor Championships...picked up UIC's fourth-fastest outdoor times in both the 100-meter dash (11.74) and 200-meter dash (23.79)...rolled to UIC's second-best marks in both the 400-meter dash (51.95) and long jump (18' ¼") at the Wheaton Invitational.
2002 Highlights: Competed only during the outdoor season...finished with a season-best time of 23.99 in the 200-meter dash at the Wheaton College Invitational...placed fourth overall in the 400-meter dash at the UIC Invitational with a mark of 51.9...turned in a 20th-place finish of 24.04 in the 200-meter dash at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Meet.
Prep/Personal: Lettered in three sports (football, basketball, track) at Hinsdale South...helped Hornets to the West Suburban Gold conference football championship in 1997...paced Hornets to Indoor and Outdoor conference championships in 1999...spurred Hinsdale South to a second-place finish at track sectionals in 1999...was named all-conference in track in the 4x100, 4x200 and 4x400 in 1999...born October 27th, 1980...son of Alfredo and Maridith Arrieta...majoring in Mathematical Computer Science.
Career Best Indoor Track Times and Jumps 55-Meter Dash 6.92 2/21/04 200-Meter Dash 23.96 2/21/04 400-Meter Dash 53.40 2/7/04 Long Jump 19'6 1/4" 3/1/03