Rodriguez Named CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week

Rodriguez Named CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week

Junior Joe Rodriguez has been CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week, presented by First Command, for his performance in the Bears season opening win over Colby Sawyer.

Rodriguez swam the second fastest time in Division III this season as he posted a time of 20.87 to win the 50 freestyle.

He was also part of two winning relay teams.

The Bears 400 medley relay of Matthew FritzChasse SodemannPatrick Jackson and Rodriguez won with a time of 3:34.46 while the 200 freestyle relay of Tyler DominickDaniel JenkinsJohn Pompay and Rodriguez won with a time of 1:26.13.

Last year, Rodriguez earned honorable mention All-America honors in the 50 freestyle as he placed 16th overall in his first NCAA Championship appearance.