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Christian Diaz

#7 Christian Diaz

MF | Sr. | 5-11 | 170 | Houston, Texas | Cypress Falls HS

2015 (Junior)

  • Played in nine matches with eight starts
  • Recorded three shots as a junior
  • Notched a shot in his match of the season, against UNC Greensboro on Sept. 26, and recorded two shots against Penn on Nov. 3

2014 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the Academic All-MAC Team
  • Earned Academic All-Big 12 At-Large First Team accolades
  • Played in 18 games with 12 starts
  • Picked up one shot on goal against Niagara (9/26) and Bowling Green (11/14)
  • Notched an assist and took a season-high two shots in loss at James Madison (9/23)

2013 (Freshman)

  • Started all 19 games as a defensive midfielder, ranking third on the team in minutes (1685)
  • Scored two goals with two assists on five shots on goal
  • Picked up first career assist, shot and shot on-goal at Indiana (9/8)
  • Scored goals against Northern Illinois (10/5) and Bowling Green (11/8)

High School

  • Played for coach Jamie Clarkson with Houston Dynamo Academy
  • Saw action in 27 games with 23 starts and a goal to help team reach the Academy Playoffs in 2012-13
  • Played in 100th career game for Dynamo Academy in 2012-13, becoming the first player in club history to reach 100 matches
  • Was named to the Dynamo Academy Team of the Week three times last season
  • Played in 34 games, starting 22 with three goals in 2011-12
  • Played at the prestigious Eurovoetbal Tournament in the Netherlands in 2011
  • Four-star recruit according to TopDrawerSoccer
  • Ranked the No. 32 recruit in Texas

Personal

  • Son of Alfonso and Marilu Diaz
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Birthday is Nov. 23
  • Majoring in management
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
SeasonClassGPStartShotsSOGGoalsAssists
Totals 483124613
2013Fr151512412
2014So1897201
2015Jr963000
2016Sr612000
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