Santa Fe College / Columbus
The asterisk next to 2020 and 2021 season bios indicate the NCAA’s decision to grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; the student-athlete’s year of eligibility did not “advance” from 2020 to 2021 due to this NCAA ruling.
*Sophomore (2020 – Santa Fe): Went 4-0 with a 1.38 ERA and 54 strikeouts over 39 innings pitched before season was cut short due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Freshman (2019 – Santa Fe): Finished his debut season 5-1 with a 3.91 ERA and 78 strikeouts over 73.2 innings pitched.
High School: Two-sport standout at Christopher Columbus High School, starting at quarterback in football and as a starting pitcher in baseball…Posted the lowest ERA in Dade County as a junior and was named Pitcher of the Year by the Miami Herald following his senior season…Recipient of Columbus’ Sportsmanship Award as a senior…Was named first-team All-Dade as a pitcher and third-team All-Dade as a quarterback following his senior seasons…Helped Columbus reach state semifinals in baseball as a senior.
Personal: Son of Fernando and Jacqueline Arguelles…Has two siblings, Alyssa and Andy…Brother, Andy, plays baseball at South Alabama…Mother was a varsity cheerleader at Miami from 1985-89…Father, Fernando, played baseball at Florida Southern and professionally in the Pirates and Mariners organizations…Majoring in finance.