As a Junior in 2000: Competed in one race as a Junior... finished 49th in the Bronco Invitational with a time of 33:28.
As a Sophomore in 1999: competed in five races for the Broncos in his first season at the collegiate level... finished 39th at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 32:33... best time of the year was 32:19 at the Willamette Invitational.
As a Freshman in 1998: Redshirt season.
High School Information: A 1998 graduate of Palma High School in Salinas, California... participated in cross-country and track... ran for head coach Brother Dennis Peterson... was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal Information: Born September 19, 1980 in Salinas, California... parents are Tobias Lopez Sr. and Connie Acosta... has one younger brother named Fernando... majoring in computer science... hobbies include running, playing the piano and following the Los Angeles Dodgers.