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23 Brie Diaz

AS A SENIOR IN 2017
All-CCAA Second Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team ... United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-West Region Second Team ... Moved from holding central midfield to center back for final season of college soccer ... Started first 17 matches at center back and played every minute until having to exit regular-season finale at Cal State Monterey Bay (10/28) in 67th minute due to injury ... Missed next three games before returning to total 13 minutes off the bench in West Region final and national quarterfinal ... As Tritons' starting center back for first time, played all 90 minutes of 3-0 season-opening shutout vs. Point Loma (8/31).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016
CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Fall All-Academic ... Appeared in 21 games, drawing 12 starts in central midfield ... Started each of first five contests, and another five straight from Sept. 21-Oct. 7 ... In lineup for final two games of regular season Oct. 27 and Oct. 29 ... Only missed NCAA Championship second-round tilt vs. Azusa Pacific (11/12), due to injury.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015
All-CCAA honorable mention ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Fall All-Academic ... Appeared in 15 games, with 13 starts as a holding central midfielder ... Made Triton debut in reserve role in season opener vs. Concordia (9/3) ... Drew first start for UCSD in next match vs. Point Loma (9/5) and played all 90 minutes ... Started each of next 12 contests before missing seven games in late October and early November due to an injury suffered at Humboldt State (10/16) ... Returned only to play 20 minutes off the bench vs. Seattle Pacific (11/12) in first round of NCAA Championship ... Credited with single shots at home vs. Cal State LA (9/14), Cal State San Bernardino (9/20) and Cal State Monterey Bay (10/9) ... Season-high 110 minutes vs. CSUMB.

AT UC RIVERSIDE
Spent the 2013-14 and 2014-15 academic years at UC Riverside ... Was a member of the Division I UCR Highlanders during the 2013 season, appearing in 20 games with four starts as a true freshman ... Made college debut in season opener vs. UNLV (8/23), and drew first start at UC Irvine (10/10) ... Took five shots, with four on goal ... UCR was a Big West Conference Tournament finalist, falling in a penalty-kick tiebreaker.

CLUB
Played for West Coast Futbol Club from 2011-13.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2013 graduate of Great Oak High School in Temecula ... Three varsity letters in soccer ... Guided Wolfpack to an unbeaten 8-0-2 mark in winning the Southwestern League title before advancing to the CIF semifinals her senior season ... Southwestern League Defensive MVP and GOHS Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... All-Southwestern League Second Team as a junior.

PERSONAL
Born Sept. 14 in San Diego ... Given name is Brienna ... Parents are Ernesto and Malorre Diaz ... Biochemistry and cell biology major at Roosevelt College ... Interested in becoming a forensic scientist after graduating from UC San Diego ... Lists hobbies as traveling and reading ... Cheers for the LA Kings ... Enjoys the Pirates of the Caribbean movies ... Listens to Kygo, Michael Bublé and T-Pain ... Loves burritos.

CAREER STATISTICS
Season GP GS MIN G A Pts SHOT SHOT% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2015 15 13 1244 0 0 0 3 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2016 21 12 974 0 0 0 10 .000 3 .300 0 0-0
Totals 36 25 2218 0 0 0 13 .000 3 .231 0 0-0

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2015
2016
2017

Position: Defender
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: Temecula, CA
High School: Great Oak HS
Other College: UC Riverside
College: Roosevelt
Major: Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Experience: 2 Letters
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