Joe Rodgers
Joe  Rodgers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hesston, Kan.

High School:
Hesston HS

Height:
6-1

Event:
Back/Breast/IM

Major:
Communications


06/21/2012

Oakland Places 150 Student-Athletes on the Summit League Commissioner's List

Women's swimming and diving won the Team Academic Achievement award for the second straight year.

06/15/2012

Oakland Leads in Academic All-Summit League Selections

The Golden Grizzlies led the league for a fourth consecutive semester

05/21/2012

Oakland Finishes 2011-2012 with 13th Consecutive League Championships

The Golden Grizzlies won all but one swimming event at the league championship.

04/26/2012

Oakland Earns 12 Mid-Major All-America Honorable Mention Honors

The Golden Grizzles had 12 student-athletes earn Mid-Major Honorable Mention Honors.

02/17/2012

Oakland Racks up NCAA `B' Cuts on Day Three of Summit League Championships

The Golden Grizzlies broke two pool and league records while earning nine NCAA `B' cuts.

02/17/2012

2012 Summit League Championship Photo Gallery -- (Feb. 17, 2012)

Photos from the finals of Day 3 at The Summit League Championships hosted by Oakland at the OU Aquatic Center.

02/17/2012

2012 Summit League Photo Gallery -- (Feb. 17, 2012)

Photos from Day 3 of The Summit League Championships on Feb. 17, 2012 hosted by Oakland in the OU Aquatics Center.

01/14/2012

Oakland swimming and diving vs. CSU, XU

Coach Pete Hovland earned his 300th career victory as OU swimming and diving teams hosted CSU and Xavier on Jan. 14

2011-12:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Successfully defended his 400-yard individual medley title to become a three-time champion with a time of 3:53.07
▪ Finished runner-up in the 200-yard breaststroke and third in the 200-IM
▪ Mid-Major All-America Honorable Mention selection

2010-11
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Successfully defended his title in the 400-yard individual medley with the second fastest time in school history at 3:57.07
▪ Runner-up in the 200 breaststroke (2:02.28) for the third straight year and was fourth in the 200 IM (1:52.11)
▪ Academic All-Summit League

2009-10
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won the 400 IM with a time of 3:58.22, the fifth fastest in school history
▪ Runner-up in the 200 breast (2:03.41) and the 200 IM (1:50.89, Top 10 in school history)
▪ Academic All-Summit League

2008-09:
▪ Earned second team all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Runner-up in the 200 IM (1:52.48), 400 IM (4:03.36) and 200 breast (2:06.10)
▪ Academic All-Summit League

Club/High School:
▪ Named a Scholastic All-American in 2007 as a junior
▪ Was a finalist in multiple events at the 2008 USA Sectional meet in Columbus, Mo.
▪ Lettered in football, where he helped his team win a regional championship as a freshman and league, bi-district and District II titles as a sophomore

Personal
Parents: Jean and Robert Rodgers
Relative Timothy Schloneger played football at Augustana College

Rodgers's Career Bests
100 Back -
53.06, versus Wayne State, 10/30/10
200 Back - 1:52.70, Miami Invitational, 12/4/08
100 Breast - 57.42, The Summit League Championships, 2/19/09
200 Breast - 2:00.07, The Summit League Championships, 2/15/12
200 IM - 1:50.19, The Summit League Championships, 2/15/12
400 IM - 3:53.07, The Summit League Championships, 2/15/12

Golden Grizzlies Photo Galleries