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.