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    Diego Lopez
    Diego Lopez

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Pasadena, Calif.

    High School:
    Loyola

    Last College:
    Cal Poly Pomona

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Javelin

    Birthdate:
    01/09/1992

    04/06/2013

    USC's Women's Relays Teams Rule At Florida Relays

    Selma, Kleinsasser, Ozorai and Conatser Shine At Cal State L.A. Invitational

    03/23/2013

    USC Wins 11 Events On the Final Day Of The Trojan Invitational

    Boyd wins twice and Novy and Olonade post school all-time top 10 marks

    THIS YEAR: Redshirt junior Diego Lopez continues the transition to becoming a javelin thrower for the Trojans. He originally transferred to USC from Cal Poly Pomona as a pole vaulter.

    2014: Redshirted last season as he continued to develop his skills as a javelin thrower.

    2013: Converted to the javelin throw and had a season-best mark of 169-10 (51.78m) on April 27.

    BEFORE USC: Competed in the pole vault with a best of 14-6 while at Cal Poly Pomona.

    PERSONAL: Lopez was born on January 9, 1993 in Pasadena, California...His parents are Paul and Ines and siblings Marina and Emilio...He is a Human Biology major at USC...Enjoys playing League of Legends and cliff jumping during his free time...Lists his favorite movie as Fight Club and his favorite artists as Skrillex and Fall Out Boy...Favorite food is chow mein and would love to visit Ibiza, Spain one day.

    CAREER BESTS: Javelin: 170-0