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Lucas Diener
Lucas Diener

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Lutheran North

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 165

Position:
Defender

Birthdate:
01/01/1992

Major:
Education



01/15/2014

MEN'S SOCCER 2013 SEASON REVIEW

OU reached the semifinals in the league tournament for the 7th straight season

11/01/2013

Coach Pogue Quotes on Seniors

Oct. 30, 2013

10/30/2013

OAKLAND FALLS TO UIC 1-0 ON SENIOR NIGHT

OU's final regular season game will be at Green Bay on Nov. 2

10/28/2013

OAKLAND HOSTS UIC ON SENIOR NIGHT

The Golden Grizzlies will honor seven seniors prior to the match

08/18/2013

Oakland Places Six on College Sports Madness Preseason All-League Team

The Golden Grizzlies collected the most selections in the league

10/30/2013

Oakland vs. UIC

The men's soccer team faced UIC on Senior night at the OU Soccer Field

09/08/2013

Oakland vs. Oregon State

The men's soccer team took on Oregon State Sunday at the OU Soccer Field

08/24/2013

Oakland vs. Saginaw Valley State

The men's soccer team finished the exhibition season with a 3-1 victory over Saginaw Valley State Saturday night.

11/03/2012

Oakland vs. Eastern Illinois

The Oakland men's soccer took on Eastern Illinois on Senior Night at the OU Soccer Field.

10/17/2012

Oakland vs Michigan State - Oct. 17, 2012

Oakland dropped a tight 1-0 decision to Michigan State at the OU Soccer Field.

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

2013:
▪ Voted captain
▪ Played and started in five matches
▪ Suffered season-ending injury at Marshall (9/13)

2012:
▪ Started in all 19 matches during the season
▪ Finished season with six points
▪ Earned NSCAA All-Region honors
▪ Named All-Summit League second team honors ▪ Scored a goal and added two assists against Western Illinois (Sept. 29)
▪ Recorded a goal against Tulsa (Sept. 16)

2011:
▪ Played and started in 17 matches for the Black and Gold
▪ Finished the season with two points from two assists
▪ Assisted the match-winning goal against Dayton (9/25) and IPFW (10/15)
▪ Earned a spot on The Summit League All-Academic Team as a distinguished scholar

2010:
▪ Named to The Summit League Tournament All-Tournament Team
▪ Played and started in 19 matches as a freshman
▪ Collected his first collegiate point with an assist on the match-winning goal against Centenary (11/6)
▪ Was a fixture in an Oakland defense that allowed just 1.29 goals per game

High School:
▪ Earned four varsity letters at Lutheran High School North under coach Dave Rochlitz
▪ Served as team captain for two seasons at LHSN
▪ Named most valuable player in the Metro Conference in his senior year
▪ Was a three-time Lutheran High School All-American, earning first team honors his junior and senior season
▪ Was a first team all-state selection in his junior and senior year
▪ Helped the team to the district title in his junior season and the Metro Conference in his senior season
▪ Earned multiple all-region, all-conference and all-district honors during his tenure at LHSN

Academic Awards and Extracurricular Activities:
▪ Was an A/B Honor Roll student for all four years
▪ Earned academic honor awards in freshman and senior year
▪ Recognized with a leadership award at LHSN

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Scored a hat trick while playing sweeper, helping his team win the district title

Personal:
Full Name:
Lucas John Diener
Birthdate: January 1, 1992
Parents: David L. and Pamela J. Diener
Siblings: Justin, Evan, Emily

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Desire to play division I soccer
2. Oakland's outstanding education program
3. Oakland is not too big, but not too small

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