Valerie Rodriguez
Valerie Rodriguez
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Woodhaven, N.Y.
High School: New Utrecht

As a Sophomore:

  • Made 13 appearances for the Bears, compiling seven first-place events.
  • Had a career day against Brooklyn (Jan. 24), posting three career bests including the 50-yard backstroke (33.60) for first, 100-yard backstroke (1:14.51) for first, and 200-yard intermediate medley (2:46.29) for second.
  • Part of a quartet that set a program record in the 200-yard medley relay (2:07.84) at the Skyline Championships.

As a Freshman:

  • Named to Skyline Academic Honor Roll.
  • Swam 10 times, primarily in backstroke, notching six top-three event finishes.
  • Set four season bests at the Skyline Championships (Jan. 27-28): 50-yard back (34.94), 100-yard back (1:17.82), 200-yard back (2:50.27), and 200-yard IM (2:52.52).