Highlights: Jose Diaz

22 January 4:08 pm

Highlights: Jose Diaz

By Olivia Cervantes

First up in the MLS Supplemental Draft, Chivas USA selected Jose Diaz as the second overall pick of Tuesday’s draft. The University of California at Riverside defender played a total of 62 games (58 starts) in his collegiate career with the Highlanders. In 2012, he scored three goals, a personal best for Diaz.

Check out a few highlights from Diaz at UCR:

 

-From Corona, Calif.

-Major: Mechanical Engineering

-Lists favorite Kobe Bryant, Manny Ramirez, and Mikah Richards as his favorite athletes

-Enjoys eating Mexican food

-Hobbies include playing video games

-Most memorable sporting achievement was connecting on a game-winning goal at the last minute