Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#13 Itzel Rodriguez
Position: Forward
Height: 5'4"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Yuma, Ariz.
High School: Cibola HS
Club: Mesa United
Experience: 1 Letter

2009: Appeared in 16 games ... A key component of the Wildcat's offense off the bench ... Registered an assist in her first collegiate appearance, vs. UC Irvine (Aug. 23), feeding Renae Cuellar for Arizona's only goal of the game ... Took six shots, four of which troubled the keeper ... Took two shots in a game twice, vs. LMU on Oct. 2 and vs. Washington State (Oct. 18).

Prep: Four-year letter winner at Cibola High School in Yuma, Ariz., where she played for head coach Mike Fritz... Team captain her junior and senior years ... Named Team Most Valuable Player all four years ... Named Gila Valley Region Most Valuable Player her freshman, sophomore and senior seasons... First Team Gila Valley Region all four years... Named 5A-II All-State Player of the Year her junior season... First Team All-State senior year, Second Team All-State sophomore year and Honorable Mention freshman year ... Named MVP at the Desert Ridge Tournament as a freshman... Named Tucson Cup MVP her senior season... Owns three records at Cibola HS: Most Career Goals (110), Most Career Assists (110) and Most Season Assists (38) ... Two- year letter winner in softball where she played left field ... Led team to 2009 Region Championship and City Championship. Named First-Team All Region her senior year and selected honor mention her freshman year ... Named Region Athlete of the Year in 2009... Club, played for Mesa United for head coach Jim Thames ... Led club team to the Arizona State Runner Up in 2007, 2008 and 2009... Academic achievements include: Top 10, Renaissance Club (A-team) and Honor Roll.