2017-18 Women's Swimming & Diving

Elisa Rodriguez

Elisa Rodriguez

  • Event(s)
    Freestyle
  • Height
    5-8
  • Class
    Freshman
  • Hometown
    Phoenix, Ariz.
  • High School
    Sunnyslope

Biography

Academic Notes: Majoring in marketing...WAC All-Academic selection and Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient in 2018.

Career Notes: Part of school record in 400 Freestyle Relay (3:23.27)...Tied for third-fastest time in program history in 50 Freestyle (23.11)...Third-fastest time in program history in 100 Freestyle (50.62).

2017-18 (Freshman): Totaled one gold medal with one All-WAC first team honor and four second team honors at WAC Championships...Swam in 50 and 100 freestyle, 100 butterfly, 200 and 400 freestyle relays and 200 and 400 medley relays at the WAC Championships...Swam the first leg of the 400 Free Relay team that won gold with a school record time of 3:23.27...Finished fourth in the 50 Free after a season-best prelim time of 23.11..Finished fourth in the 100 Free with a season-best time of 50.62...Advanced to the B final and finished 14th in the 100 Fly after a season-best prelim time of 56.74...Swam the third leg of the 200 Medley Relay team that finished second with a time of 1:42.09...Swam the second leg of the 200 Free Relay team that finished second with a time of 1:32.53...Also swam the fourth leg of the 400 Medley Relay team that finished fourth with a time of 3:45.20...Totaled 25 top-three finishes with four individual wins and five relay wins during the season.

High School: Four-year letterwinner and one-year team captain at Sunnyslope HS...Placed second at the Division II State Championships in the 50 freestyle (24.02) as a senior…Also placed sixth in the 100 freestyle (52.63)…Helped team place seventh in the state…Swam at the state championships all four years…Named Most Valuable Swimmer in 2016…Placed first in all of her individual events at District Championships from 2014-16…Team went undefeated at District Championships…Received Coaches Award in 2013…Holds school record in 50 freestyle (23.53)…Also swam for Phoenix Swim Club team…Lettered and started one year in basketball...3.8 high school GPA.

Personal: Elisa Andrea Rodriguez was born Aug. 30 in Phoenix, Ariz....Daughter of Miguel Rodriguez and Roxanne Bejarano…One younger sister, Andrea…Hobbies include traveling, music and Young Life…Lists most memorable athletic moment as breaking the 50 freestyle school record as a senior…Chose NAU because it has always been a dream of hers to swim for NAU.