Diego Flores
Diego Flores
  • Year:
    Junior
  • Hometown:
    San Antonio, Texas
  • High School:
    Great Hearts Monte Vista North
  • Major:
    Undeclared

Bio

Personal Bests (Trinity):

  • XC 6K: 20:26.2
  • XC 8K: 26:59.9
  • 1500m: 4:15.60
  • 3000 (Indoor): 9:03.89
  • 3000S: 9:38.06
  • 5000m: 15:23.77

Trinity Honors:

  • SCAC Championships
    • Track & Field: 3000m Steeplechase (2022)
  • All-SCAC
    • Track & Field: 3000m Steeplechase (2022)
  • Ranks 4th all-time at Trinity in the Steeplechase
  • Ranks 9th all-time at Trinity in the 5K

Academic Honors:

  • SCAC Academic Honor Roll 
    • Cross Country: 2021
  • Dean's List at University of North Texas (2020-21)

Personal Bests (High School):

  • 5000m: 15:55
  • 3200m: 10:01
  • 1600m: 4:31
  • 800m: 2:01

High School Honors:

  • 3-time Lion MVP award winner(2017/2018/2019)
  • 2-time Coaches award winner(2017/2018)
  • 3-time all State Cross Country(2017/2018/2019)
  • 2-time all state Track(2017/2018)
  • 4-time all area Cross Country(2016/2017/2018/2019)
  • 2-time all area Track and Field(2017/2018)
  • San Antonio Express News Athlete of the Year 2019
  • UIL 2019 Cross Country State Champion
  • 3-time UIL District Champions(2017/2018/2019)
  • 3-time UIL Regional Champions(2017/2018/2019)
  • UIL Cross Country Runner-up(2017)
  • 2-time UIL Cross Country State Champions(2018/2019)

Why Trinity:

  • "Trinity University offered me the opportunity to help achieve my goal of becoming a physical therapist and to compete for a team that cares about me."

Intended Major/Minor/Career Path:

  • Marketing/Psychology/Marketing Consultant

Clubs/Organizations:

  • Celerity Performance

Personal:

  • Son of Yolanda and Alberto Flores...two siblings: Lilliana, Sofia
  • Mom played volleyball at St. Mary's University (Texas)
  • Sister Lilliana also attends Trinity
  • Enjoys making music, playing piano and guitar, skateboarding around town, and art museums
  • Has made his own Christmas album 
  • Certified lifeguard

Photos