Men's Tennis

Chris Diaz

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Columbus, Ohio

High School:
Bishop Watterson

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 140

Major:
Neuroscience

Chris Diaz

10/20/2013

Kobelt, Metka to Play for Midwest Regional Doubles Title

Kobelt, Hunter Callahan advance to singles semifinals

10/19/2013

Buckeyes Continue Action at Midwest Regional

Callahan, Diaz, Kobelt advance in singles play; Kobelt & Metka and Callahan & Diaz advance in doubles

10/16/2013

Buckeyes Prep for Midwest Regionals

Ohio State will serve has hosts of 2013 edition

10/04/2013

Ohio State Falls in Main Draw Singles, Doubles at ITA All-American Championships

Kobelt, Metka will compete in consolation doubles Friday

05/18/2013

No. 5 Ohio State Beats Four-Time Defending Champion USC, 4-3

Buckeyes face No. 1 seed UCLA in semifinals at 2 p.m. ET Monday

04/28/2013

Buckeyes Win Big Ten Tournament Title

Ohio State downed Michigan, 4-0, for the win

Ohio State Career Honors - 2013 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... 2013 Second Team All-Big Ten ... 2013 Academic All-Big Ten ... two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete in 2012 and 2013.

2012-13 (Redshirt Freshman Season) - Second Team All-Big Ten honoree ... 32 wins served as third best on the team ... 13-match win streak in singles; 17-3 at No. 5 singles ... one of four Buckeyes with nine or more Big Ten wins (9-0) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2011-12 (Freshman Season) - Did not see action for the Buckeyes ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State - Four-year starter on Bishop Watterson's varsity tennis team ... won two Ohio High School Athletic Association state championships (2008, 2011) ... as a freshman, captured Division II doubles championship with brother Philip ... duo followed with runner-up finish in 2009 ... went undefeated during final two seasons ... named All-CCL (Central Catholic League) and team MVP ... No. 1 player from Ohio in his class according to TennisRecruiting.net ... compiled 32-6 record in USTA matches, including 15-0 mark vs. four and five-star opponents.

Personal - Son of Phil and Donna ... has three siblings Philip, Elizabeth and Stephanie ... father, Phil played tennis at Brown University ... lists greatest sports thrill as winning state championship with his brother ...enjoys playing all sports ... plans to become a doctor after graduation.

Chris Diaz's Career Records

Singles
Year Tournament Dual Big Ten Overall
2012-13 8-1 24-5 9-0 32-6
Total 8-1 24-5 9-0 32-6
Doubles
Year Tournament Dual Big Ten Overall
2012-13 2-1 2-0 0-0 2-1
Total 2-1 2-0 0-0 2-1

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