Diaz wins 800m with new PR
Where the Owls stand at the halfway point
Junior records PR of 7294 points
Senior records 5725 points
2015 C-USA Indoor 800M (1:54.04)
Rice All Time Ranking (as of January 1, 2018)
AT MAJOR MEETS
2015 C-USA Indoor Championships- 1st, 800m, 1:54.04
2015 C-USA Outdoor Championships- 8th, 4x400, 3:22.29
2015 C-USA Outdoor Championships- 3rd, 800m, 1:53.34
2016 C-USA Indoor Championships- 9th, 4x400, 3:22.16
2016 C-USA Indoor Championships- 4th, DMR, 10:10.21
2016 C-USA Indoor Championships- 5th, 800m, 1:56.93
2016 C-USA Outdoor Championships- 8th, 4x400, 3:23.92
2016 C-USA Outdoor Championships- 8th, 800m, 1:56.91
2017 C-USA Outdoor Championships- 8th, 4x400, 3:22.19
800m- 1:54.04, C-USA Championships (2/25/15)
800m- 1:51.53, Oxy Invite (5/7/16)
1500m- 4:00.35, TSU Relays (3/18/16)
Indoor: Redshirted. Outdoor: Finished in first place at the Victor Lopez Classic, posting a time of 3:13.74 as member of the 4x400 relay...another first place finish was earned at the J Fred Duckett Twilight Meet after posting a time of 3:13.92 in the 4x400 relay...eighth place at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the 4x400 relay.
Indoor: Member of DMR that finished second at the Howie Ryan Invite and third at the C-USA Championships, respectively...placed fifth in the 800m at the C-USA Championships. Outdoor: Second place finish (1:53.64) in the 800m at the Skechers Carl Knight Invitational.
Indoor: Won a C-USA individual title in the 800m (1:54.04) as a freshman...also competed in the 800, DMR and 4x400 at the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational. Outdoor: Earned C-USA All-Conference honors in the 800m (1:53.34)...set a season-best time in the 800m at the Occidental Invitational (1:51.61).
Graduated from and ran track at Lake Orion HS (Michigan) for head coach Stand Ford ... was an all-state and all-county performer while running the 800, 1600 and 400 ... career-best marks of 1:54 (800), 4:21 (1600) and 49.5 ((400-split) ... part of a team that was state champions in 2012 and the Oakland County Champions 2012-14 ... reigonal champs in 2013.
Full Name: David Allen Diaz ... Parents: Fred and Debbie Diaz (one brother, Steven) ... Major: Sports Management/Business Minor ... College: Jones.