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Erik Rodriguez
Erik  Rodriguez

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Elgin, Ill.

High School:
Larkin

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 168

Position:
Forward

06/03/2015

Men's Soccer on Track to Building a Winning Program

Spring exhibition season helping to change the Blue Demon culture and generate cohesiveness

11/01/2014

DePaul Falls to No. 10/6 Creighton Despite Weir's Dream Come True

Weir scores in the fourth minute of 2-1 loss on Saturday Senior Day at Wish Field

10/29/2014

Harvey's Goal Not Enough in 2-1 Loss at No. 11/8 Providence

Blue Demons return home for Senior Day Saturday against No. 10/6 Creighton at Wish Field

10/25/2014

DePaul Comes Away With a 1-1 Double Overtime Tie at St. John's

Rodriguez scores on a header for the Blue Demons after a textbook cross from Wustling

10/18/2014

DePaul and Butler Battle to 0-0, Double-Overtime Tie

Thomas, Megally, Rodriguez nearly connect in BIG EAST Conference match at Wish Field

2014 (Sophomore): Started in all 18 matches... scored a goal at Milwaukee and at St. John's... recorded an assist at Green Bay and against Drake... tied for third on the team in points... took five shots with two on goal against Butler... finished with 17 shots and 10 shots on goal.

2013 (Freshman):
Made an immediate impact on the program, playing in all 18 matches with 16 starts... recorded first collegiate assist in third game of the season at Illinois-Chicago... notched his first collegiate goal and first game-winner in 2-0 victory over SIU-Edwardsville... scored an insurance goal in 2-0 win over Loyola Chicago... in that match, he took three shots with two on goal... had three shots with one on frame against Xavier... fired off 14 shots on the season with five on target.

High School: The two-time Daily Herald Player of the Year and All-State selection finished a stellar career with 90 goals and 52 assists... led the Royals to three regional titles and twice to the sectional finals... all-area choice three years and all-conference four years... all-area captain twice... had 15 goals and 10 assists in leading the Chicago Magic PSG Academy team to the semifinals of the Dallas Cup in 2012.

Personal: Son of David Rodriguez and Irma Benitez... has two brothers, David and Samuel, and one sister, Daisy... intended major Health Sciences.

Career Statistics

Seasons MP-MS Goals Assists Points Shots
2013 18-16 2 1 5 14
2014 18-18 2 2 6 17
Totals 36-34 4 3 11 31