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  Edgar Rodriguez

Edgar Rodriguez

Player Profile

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Bogota, Colombia

High School:
Colegio Integral Baquerizo y Murillo

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 160

Birthdate:
04/30/1988

Major:
Business Administation

Spring 2009: A-Sun Freshman of the Year ... First Team All-A-Sun selection ... Finished 17-8 in singles play and 22-1 in doubles play ... Posted a 12-5 mark at No. 1 singles and a 4-1 record at No. 2 ... Added a 17-0 mark at No. 3 doubles ... After a 2-4 start in singles, won 13 of his final 17 matches ... Posted a 7-6, 6-3 win over No. 63 ETSU's Sander Gille, 7-6, 6-3, at No. 2 (4/8) ... Won last 22 doubles matches of the year, including 11 each with Jack Roux and Ramiro Blanco ... Posted doubles wins over No. 71 UNC Wilmington and No. 63 ETSU ... His 22 doubles wins are tied for seventh in school history.

Before USC Upstate: Graduated from Colegio Integral Baquerizo y Murillo ... Played in the boys' junior division singles and doubles at Wimbledon in 2006 ... Played several years on the ITF Juniors Tour, rising to a ranking of 81st in March of 2006 ... Finished his juniors career with a 51-31 singles record and a 44-25 record in doubles play ... Climbed as high as 1,506 in the ITF Men's Circuit doubles rankings in Oct. 2006 and had a ranking of 1,660 at the end of 2006 in singles play.

Personal: Born on April 30, 1988 ... Has a wife, Viviana, and a one-year old daughter, Maria Paula ... Son of Edgar E. Rodriguez and Pilar Sanchez ... Has a sister, Ana Maria ... Majoring in business management ... Enjoys tennis and soccer ... Favorite food is pizza ... Favorite TV show is "Lost" ... Favorite actor is Johnny Depp .... Favorite musical artist is Maixa ... Favorite tennis player is Roger Federer.

 
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