Lauren Diaz
Lauren Diaz
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Summit, N.J.
High School: Summit Senior
Events: Mid-Distance
Major: Economics
Favorite Place on Campus: Haskell Suites
Favorite Professional Athlete: Emma Coburn
Favorite Pregame Meal: Penne
Pregame Superstition: Doing crunches right before races
Hobbies: Friends, dogs

Career Bests and Results -

Before Tufts: Was on the soccer, cross country and track teams at Summit High School...was on the team that won the NJ Group 2 4x8 championship...holds the sprint medley school record...won four individual conference championships....was a two-time Union County 1600m champion....was an All-County, All-Conference and All-Group 3 selection in New Jersey for cross country...was a four-time New Jersey State Sectional champion...was a two-time winner of the Architecture Award of Excellence...was a National Merit Hispanic Scholar...graduted Magna Cum Laude.

Personal: Daughter of Joseph and Patricia...has two siblings, Kelly (25) and Christopher (28)....father, Joseph, was on the track team at Tufts.