ODU travels to Liberty on Tuesday and Virginia on Wednesday
Monarchs win fourth straight
2013: Fanned three batters in two innings at Liberty...Picked up win in relief vs. Richmond... CAREER:Diaz comes to ODU from State College of Florida in Bradenton, FL. where he had a 3.86 ERA...During his high school career at St. Joseph's, Diaz's team won two county championships and one sectional title. He was named County Player of the Year during his senior year (2010) and was named First Team All-State. In 2010 his team was New Jersey State Runner-up...Diaz was also First Team All-County in 2009... He posted a 7-3 record with a 1.77 ERA...At Mississippi State, he had 10 strikeouts in 10 innings and was a part of the Super Regional team, in 2010-11... He also played in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Summer League with the Bethesda Big Train. His summer team was named national champions. While at Mississippi State, he earned a 3.03 GPA...
PERSONAL:Victor Diaz, Jr. is the son of Victor and Santia Diaz...Has two sistes, Arlin (26), and Rosy (24)...Plans to major in sports management...Selected to the SEC Academic Honor Roll while at Mississippi State...FCSAA Scholar Athlete selection...Favorite Food: Chicken Parm...Favorite Movie:"For the Love of the Game...Favorite Book Read:"Quiet Strength" by Tony Dungy...Dream Vacation: Australia...
Year GP GS W-L IP H R ER BB SO ERA 2013 9 0 1-0 11.1 20 16 15 7 12 11.91