2011 - Cross Country: Ran in one meet ... Fastest 5K time was 23:52 at the UNLV Desert Invitational.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Desert Oasis HS in Las Vegas, Nev. ... Lettered three times in both track and cross country and once in soccer ... In 2008, finished third in divisional and 13th at cross country regionals ... In 2009, earned the coaches award and finished 10th overall at track regionals ... Named the cross country team's athlete of the year in both 2008 and '10, as well as in the conference.
Personal: Lizenda Diana Licea-Diaz was born on May 14, 1992, in Las Vegas, Nev. ... The daughter of Joe and Adelina Licea ... Has five sisters: Esmeralda, Vicky, Daisy, Jessica and Yaritza ... Majoring in kinesiology.