2014 (Junior): appeared in 13 games, started the home opener against Charlotte (Aug. 22) and at VMI (Oct. 5) ... took two shots against Indiana State (Sept. 5) ... scored two goals at The Citadel (Sept. 28) and added an assist ... picked up an assist at VMI.
2013 (Sophomore): played in 17 games, starting five … finished third on the team with three goals and three assists … scored the game-winning goal at Western Carolina (Sept. 29) … picked up her first career two assist game at The Citadel (Oct. 6) … had an assist against Samford (Oct. 25) … scored back-to-back goals versus Chattanooga (Oct. 27) and Elon (Oct. 30) … tied for third on the team with 20 shots, including 12 on goal … has five game-winning goals in just two seasons.
2012 (Freshman): Named to the SoCon all-freshman team ... Appeared in eight games, starting the last five games at forward … In her first start against Georgia Southern (Oct. 14), scored the game-winning goal … started a streak of four straight game-winning goals against Georgia Southern (Oct. 14), at Samford (Oct. 19), at Chattanooga (Oct. 21) and at Elon (Oct. 24) to help UNCG clinch the SoCon regular season title … had her first career multi-goal game against Chattanooga (Oct. 21) … scored all five goals during conference play and finished tied for the team lead in goals … named SoCon women’s soccer Player of the Week (Oct. 23) and selected to the CS360’s Primetime Performers Honor Roll list (Oct. 24) … also was selected to UNCG’s Spartan Blue Chip award (Oct. 22) … her 10 points was tied for fourth on the team … took 14 shots with nine on frame.
High School/club: Four-year varsity letterwinner at Father Ryan High School … served as the varsity captain in her senior year … all-region selection 2009-11 … all-state selection during her senior year … voted most valuable player in 2010 and 2011 … voted best offensive player in 2011 … state champions in 2008 … state quarterfinalists in 2009 and 2010 … state semi-finalists in 2011 … had 17 goals and 9 assists in 2011 … played club soccer for the Brentwood Soccer Club … three-time state champions … region III finalists … three-time premier league champions … played in the national league in U17 and U18 … played on the only Tennessee team to be in the national league .
Personal: Katherine Nicole Rodriguez … born Oct. 23, 1993 in Nashville, Tenn. … daughter of Carlos and Lilliana Rodriguez … has one sibling, Charles Rodriguez … majoring in pre-med.