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      Jordan Rodgers
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Memphis University School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Position:
INF

B/T:
R/R

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2014 - FRESHMAN
• Played in 11 games for the Vols, making four starts at third base and one as designated hitter.
• Wrapped up his first year on Rocky Top by hitting .130 with four runs scored and two RBIs.
• Recorded his first collegiate hit against Quinnipiac (March 2).
• Went 2-for-6 (.333) with one run scored and two RBIs in the series against La Salle (March 4-5).
• Recorded two walks and one run scored (0-for-3) in the club's 8-7 win over Austin Peay (March 18).
• Reached base via walk as a pinch-hitter for teammate Christin Stewart at South Carolina (March 30).
• Stole one base and came around to score one run in his final start (0-for-4) of the season at third base against UNC Asheville (May 6).
• Played with the Matsu Miners, who finished second in the Alaska Baseball League after dropping both games of the ABL Championship to the Alaska Goldpanners. Rodgers went 1-for-4 with a double in the two-game championship series (July 29-30) and was named an ABL All-Star.
• On the summer with the Miners, Rodgers hit .265 with seven doubles and 14 RBIs in 32 games.

HIGH SCHOOL
• Excelled as a two-sport star at Memphis University School, starting at shortstop on the baseball team and quarterback on the football team.
• Led the baseball team to regional championships in 2011, 2012 and finished as the state runner-up both seasons.
• Ranked by Perfect Game as the No. 4 shortstop and the 34th-best overall prospect in the state of Tennessee.
• Earned Perfect Game Southeast Region Honorable Mention honors in 2013 and was tabbed a Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention All-American in 2012.
• Named all-metro and second team all-state as a senior.
• Was a Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps baseball finalist in 2013.
• Batted .345 with eight homers and went 6-2 on the mound while leading the Owls to the final four of the Division II-AA state tournament as a senior.
• Earned all-metro area and all-state honors after hitting a career-best .431 with 17 RBIs and posting a 7-2 record on the mound as a sophomore.
• Hit .344 with five homers and an 8-2 record on the hill to claim all-metro area honors once again as a junior.
• Helped guide the Owls' football team to a 2010 State Championship and finished as the Tennessee Division II-AA state runner-ups in 2012.
• Named a Mr. Football finalist in the state of Tennessee and was tabbed the Regional player of the Year in 2012.
• Threw for 2,851 yards, 35 touchdowns and just five interceptions while leading the Owls to a 10-3 record as a senior.

PERSONAL
• Full name is Jordan Taylor Rodgers
• Born May 9, 1995
• Son of Jason and Tina Rodgers
• Major is currently undecided
• Desires to one day be a manager in Major League Baseball
• Models himself after fellow shortstop Derek Jeter and considers him to be his biggest sports influence
• Recipient of the Hattie Ogle McGriffin Athletic Scholarship
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