Melink Rookie of Week & Diaz Goalkeeper of Week, Oginni Honor Roll
Freshman Scores Game-Winning Goal, Dishes Out Assist in League-Opening Win
Redshirt Junior Records 10 Saves in Pair of Shutouts
Cincinnati led the league for the second year in a row and increased its total by 28
Cincinnati men's soccer senior day vs. No. 21 SMU on Saturday, Oct. 17 (Andrew Higley/UC).
2015: Named Academic All-Ohio ... Played in 13 matches at keeper, starting 12 ... Posted a 3-6-3 record as a starter with a 1.54 goals against average and .747 save percentage ... Recorded one clean sheet, a 3-0 victory at Oakland ... Made five saves against crosstown rival Xavier in his first career start, suffering a 2-1 loss ... Made a pair of saves in 3-2 win over then-No. 17 and unbeaten Temple for his first career victory ... Made six saves in a 1-1 draw with Tulsa ... Made eight saves in a 2-1, double-overtime loss to league champion SMU, earning a spot on the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll (Oct. 19) ... Made nine saves in 3-3 draw with Memphis ... Matched a career-best nine saves in 1-0 loss at UCF.
2013: Did not play as a true freshman.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Mason High School ... Helped Mason to four district championships in four years, as well as a league title as a freshman and sophomore ... Was named second-team All-Ohio as a senior ... Recorded 12 shutouts as a junior and 13 as a senior ... Posted 29 career shutouts ...
Personal: Born January 31, 1995, in Mexico City ... Son of Tomas Diaz Plaxa and Maria Gutirrez ... Has one brother, Jose, and one sister, Deifilia.