Diaz Rueda

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Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bucaramanga, Colombia
High School: Colegio Panamericano


2018-19: Through the fall events, she has averaged 75.43 over 15 rounds and 1,139 strokes with a low round of 70 and one total round under par... Claimed one top-10 finish, and two top-20 finishes as a Senior... Finished tied for 8th at the MSU/Payne Stewart Memorial after shooting 77, 74, & 74 to average 75 at the tournament... Finished tied for 12th at the UNO Invitational after shooting 79, 79, & 75 to average 77.67...

2017-18: Averaged a team-best 75.48 over 23 rounds and 1,736 strokes with a low round of 71 and three rounds at or below par ... Claimed two top-five finishes, three top-10 finishes and six top-20 finishes on the year ... Finished tied-16th (78-75-78, 231) at the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational ... Notched a tied-3rd finish (73-73-71, 218, +2) with a season-low final round and season-best 54-hole score in the FIU Pat Bradley Invitational .. Recorded a tied-11th result (75-71-80, 226) in the PSU/EWU Invitational ... Turned in second top-10 finish of the year with a tied-9th finish (75-78, 153) at the Kansas City Intercollegiate ... Finished the year with a team-best fifth place result (75-71-72, 218, +5) in the WAC Championship at Legacy GC ... Second-Team All-WAC selection ... 2017-18 Academic All-WAC selection. 

2016-17: Averaged 74.5 over 12 rounds and 894 strokes with a low round of 69 during the fall season … Tied for second overall at the MVC Preview (69-72-73) … Finished in a tie for first place at the Little Rock Golf Classic (71-76-76) … Averaged 74.86 over 15 rounds and 1,123 strokes with a low round of 71 during the spring season … Opened the season in a tie for fourth place with a season-best 220 (73-73-74) at the Rio Verde Invitational … Finished in a tie for fourth at the WAC Championships (73-76-74) … Turned in top-10 performances at the Kingsmill Women's Intercollegiate (78-73-72=223, +7) and the MSU Spring Citrus Challenge (77-71-75=223, +7).

2015-16: Averaged 74.93, the best single season average in school history, over 27 rounds and 2023 strokes with a low round of 70 and five top-10's, six top-20's and five rounds at or below par … Named WAC Freshman of the Year and first-team All-WAC … Won the Kansas City shootout (77-73-70=220, +4), the first title in UMKC history, shooting a 70 that is tied for the fifth best round in school history … Named WAC Golfer of the Week on Apr. 12 after performance in the Kansas City Shootout … Round of 70 at the Kansas City Shootout is tied for fifth-best in school history … Tied the school record with a 54-hole tournament score of 219 … Three times, shot 54-hole tournament scores of 220, tied for the third best score in school history … Shot a 221 (73-77-71) at the WAC Championship, tied for the fifth best score in school history, to finish a team-best fourth … Named Academic All-WAC … Fired a 219 at the Chip-N Club Invitational (72-72-75, +3, t10th), which is tied for the lowest 54-hole tournament score in school history and 220s at the Johnie Imes Invitational (75-73-72,+4, t29th), Rio Verde Collegiate Invitational (73-73-74, +4, t4th) and Kansas City Shootout are the third lowest 54-hole tournament score in school history … Closed out the fall tying for 18th at the Blue Raider Invitational at +14 (77-75-78=230) and tying for a team-best 22nd at the UALR Women's Golf Classic at +10 (74-77-75=226) … Opened the spring tying for ninth at the Battle at the Rock (81-80-76=237, +21) … Tied for 40th at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational (75-78-77=230, +4).

High School: Claimed medalist honors at the 2015 Abierto de Bucaramanga Amateur golf tournament, shooting rounds of 80, 72, 72 and 78 and the Harvey Penick Junior All-Star AJGA.

Personal: Born May 27th, 1998... Majoring in Marketing... Daughter of Gonzalo Diaz and Martha Rueda.... Sister to Gonzalo

Hometown: Bucaramanga, Colombia


YEAR Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Rd. Top-5's Top-10's Top-20's
17-18 23 1736 75.48 71 2 3 6
16-17 30 2268 75.60 69 4 6 7
15-16 27 2023 74.93 74 4 5 6
TOTALS 80 6027 75.34 69 10 14 19

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