Christina Rodgers
Position: Distance
Height: 5'8"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Central High School


2010: Showed no ill effects of having a year off as she was one of the most impressive athletes at Arizona and in the country during her junior campaign...Earned All-American honors in the 800-meters with her fourth place finish at the NCAA Championships in a time of 2:04.47 - the second fastest mark in school history...Ran that exact time just a couple weeks earlier at the NCAA West Regional Prelims as well...And in the model of consistancy, ran just 3 hundredths of a second slower at the Pac-10 Championships where she was the runner-up...Also set a personal best indoors at the ISU Classic with a time of 2:05.04 and earned All-Conference honors with her third place finish at the MPSF Championships and advanced to NCAA Championships in the event...Lit the track on fire running the first leg of the 4x400-meter relay for the B team at the Willie Williams Classic to start the outdoor season, earning a spot as theleadoff runner on the'A' team..Eventually helped guide the team to a school record timeof 3:33.40 at the first round of the NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas...Competed for the USA Under-23 team at the NACAC Championships over the summer as well as the USATF Championships...2009: Redshirt 2008: Had a break-out season as a sophomore, qualifying for nationals in both the indoor and outdoor seasons...Ran the second fastest 800-meter time in Arizona history at the NCAA West Regional Championships of 2:04.90, placing fifth...Earned All-Conference and All-Region honors...Finished fourth at the Arizona State Sun Angel Classic in the 1500-meter run with her personal best time of 4:34.13...Ran the 12th fastest time in the country during the indoor season (2:06.14) where she qualified for the NCAA Indoor National Championships...Joined cross country and highlighted her season where she ran as the sixth women in the team's rotation...Named to USTFCCA All-Academic team...2007: Earned All-Conference honors as a freshman with her fifth place finish in the 800-meters at the Pacific-10 meet...Finished fifth at the MPSF Indoor Championships in the 800-meters as well...


Central High School, Phoenix, Ariz.: Was the 5A-II Arizona state champion in the 800-meters as a senior...Finished fourth in the 1600-meters at the same meet...Also finished second in the 800-meters at the Arizona Meet of Champions while nearly upsetting the top 800m runner in the state, Kari Hardt...School record holder in the 800-meters, 1600-meters, 4 x 400-meter relay, 4 x 800-meter relay...Competed at the state meet all four years of high school...Student-Athlete of the school in 2006 for Central High School...Named by Varsity Club as student-athlete of the month...


Christina Mone' Rodgers...Born 4-08-1988 to James and Crystal Rodgers in Phoenix, Ariz....Brothers Cameron, Brandon, and Chris...Chris plays football at Ohio University as the starting left tackle...Hobbies include singing, running and watching moves...Academic area of study is physiology...Is an aunt to Alayzha, Julian, Elijah, Michael, Brandon, Diamond and Brock Rodgers...


800-meters: 2:04.47