Wilson First Team, Nielsen Second Team; Diaz, Hay, & Clark Academic First Team
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).
2016: Played in all 17 matches, starting each ... Posted a 9-7-1 record with 75 total saves, a 1.15 goals against average, a .789 save percentage, and seven shutouts ... Named American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Week (Sept. 19) ... Selected to The American Weekly Honor Roll (Oct. 17) ... Began the season with a 3-0 shutout at Fort Wayne (Aug. 29) ... Recorded clean sheets in three-consecutive matches -- 2-0 vs. Cleveland State (Sept. 14), 1-0 vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 17), 2-0 vs. Thomas More (Sept. 20) ... Posted back-to-back shutouts -- 3-0 at IUPUI (Oct. 12), 4-0 vs. Temple (Oct. 15) including a season-best seven saves against the Owls ... Started league play with six saves in a 2-1 victory at Memphis (Sept. 24) ... Posted six saves in a 2-1 home triumph over USF (Oct. 1).
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.