Three men and one woman honored for academic and athletic achievement
Mavericks miss NCAAs by two spots in three of the four events
UTA to complete NCAA West Prelims by competing in four events Saturday
Seven men, six women to represent Mavericks in Austin next week
Three men, one woman enter meet with top marks in respective events
Set a school-record in the pole vault with a mark of 5.35 meters at the SLC Championships.
Was the league champion in the pole vault.
Won six of the seven events in which he competed in during the indoor season.
Placed third at the Alex Wilson Invitational with a mark of 5.30 meters, narrowly missing a spot in the NCAA Championships.
Cleared 5.18 meters in every event of the season.
Competed in the NCAA Outdoor Championships and cleared a season-high mark of 5.25 meters.
Came in first in pole vault with a height of 5.20m at the Drake Relays.
Was the runner up at the SLC Outdoor Championships with a pole vault height of 5.05 meters.
Placed first in pole vault with a height of 5.01 meters and the Northwestern State Invitational.
Tied for third at the Michael Johnson Classic after clearing 5.05 meters.
PRIOR TO UT ARLINGTON
Recorded a mark of 17-4.5 unattached to a university.
Placed second at the 2008 USATF Junior Olympics national meet.
Finished third in Texas state meet during the 2008 season.
Won Regional championship as a senior that year.
Placed first in the district championships all four seasons at Fossil Ridge.
Top performance was 16-6.5 in high school.
Earned four letters in track and two in football.
Born March 10, 1990, in Arlington, Texas.
Is the son of George and Lisa Rodriguez.
Father, George, held pole vault record at North Texas for 20 years.
Is an undeclared major.
Member of the Texas Pole Vault & Elite Sportz Complex.
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