Men's Soccer

Diaz-Valdes named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Player of the Week

Diaz-Valdes named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – University of California Santa Cruz junior midfielder Rodrigo Diaz-Valdes (Moraga, Calif.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week. Diaz-Valdes opened the scoring in the 6th minute as the Banana Slugs closed out their Midwest trip with a 3-1 victory over North Central on Sunday. The junior ended the game with two goals on two shots on goal as UC Santa Cruz ended a four-game losing streak with the win.