TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 1/27/20
Student-Athlete: Maddie Rodriguez, 2021, DEF/ATT, of Evanston Township (IL) & Team ONE Wildcat
Profile: “Tenacious and instinctive defender who also plays attack. Causes turnovers on offense and defense. Wicked back check. Great at feeds in front of cage. Excellent game IQ and high academics. Extremely cochable and fast learner. Elite athletic training.”
Key info and awards:
Brine National Classic Team Illinois, 2016; Warrior National Prospect Invite (All Star Team) 2017; National Tournament-Team Illinois, 2018; US Lacrosse National Tournament-Team Illinois, 2019; UnderArmour 150 Combine and Showcase, 2019. 2 year HS starter
4.25/4.0 (Honors Courses and AP Engineering); Freshman Honor Society Inductee; Sophomore Honor Society inductee; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers-President 2019-2020; Reader/Lector St. Mary’s Catholic Church Evanston, IL ETHS Student Ambassador 2018-2019; ETHS Student Ambassador Corporate Board 2019-2020; Evanston Emerge Community Leadership Program 2018-2019. Other Sports: Varsity Field Hockey, Club Rowing (Alliance Rowing)
“Maddie Rodriguez is a very solid player. She uses her strength and athleticism all over the field. She does a great job reading and anticipating the play to put herself in a great position to make an impact. Defensively, she does a great job staying on ball, engaging in physical play, and holding her ground keeping opponents away from the cage. Her tenacity makes her a ground ball machine! She is able to pick her head up in transition and on attack to find teammates and plays a huge role helping make sure her team maintains possession of the ball. A very smart individual, she has a high IQ and is able to execute decisions. Maddie is a very efficient and effective player whose versatility make her an asset all over the field.” – Jayne Jablonski-Roth of Team One Wildcats
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