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Kasey Rodgers
Kasey Rodgers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elk Grove, Calif.

High School:
Franklin

Height:
5-3

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
04/03/1990


07/27/2012

Track and Field Earns All-Academic Honors

Rodgers Earns Second Selection to USTFCCCA All-Academic Squad

05/24/2012

Ruzevic Moves on to NCAA Championships

Ruzevic Finished Eighth in Javelin to Advance to Third Straight NCAA National Championships

05/19/2012

Track and Field Sends Four to NCAA Regional

Ruzevic Enters as Second Seeded Javelin Thrower in East Region

04/28/2012

Two Meets Highlight Weekend for Track and Field

Distance Group Has Solid Showing at Golden Eagle Classic

04/21/2012

Postseason Preparations Continue at Alumni Gold

Miller Grabs Runner-Up Finish, Posts Personal Best in 5,000 meter

Rodgers' Career Best Performances
Event Time (Date)
Indoor
60 Meter 7.35 (3/5/11)
200 Meter 23.78 (2/26/11)
Outdoor
100 Meter 11.49 (3/25/11)
200 Meter 23.95 (3/19/11)


2011-12 (Senior)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in two of the team's seven meets...ran the 60 and 200 meter events...led the team in the 60 meter...ranked third on the squad in the 200 meter...owned the top four times on the team in the 60 meter...ran the sixth fastest time on the squad in the 200 meter...posted a season-best time of 7.60 in the finals of the 60 meter at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1/21) after running 7.62 in the prelims (1/21)...ran 7.62 in the prelims of the 60 meter at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14) before posting a time of 7.68 in the finals (1/14)...ran the 200 meter race in 25.13 at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in all nine of the team's meets and earned a spot at the NCAA East Regional...competed in the 100 and 200 meter events...ranked 13th in Conference USA in the 100 meter...led the team in both the 100 and 200 meter events...owned all ten of the team's top times in the 100 meter...ran the top three times on the squad in the 200 meter...ran a season-best 100 meter time of 11.64 at both the South Alabama Invitational (4/14) and the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21)...claimed the individual title in both the 100 meter and 200 meter at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) in a times of 11.69 and 24.27, respectively...ran 11.73 in the finals of the Conference USA Championships (5/13) after going 11.90 in the prelims (5/12)...won the individual title at the Lion Invitational (4/20) in 11.74 for 100 meters...ran 11.79 over 100 meters at the Florida Relays (4/6)...won the individual both titles at the Jaguar Invitational (3/31) in the 100 meter with a time of 11.86 and in the 200 meter with a time of 24.38... posted a time of 11.96 in the prelims at the NCAA East Regional (5/24)...ran wind-aided times in the 100 meter three times; in 11.71 at the Aztec Invitational (3/17) and twice at the LSU Relays (3/24) in 11.75 and 11.83...also ran the 200 meter in 24.14 in the prelims of the Conference USA Championships (5/12).

Was named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team...Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2009-10 (Junior)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in all five of the team's six meets during the indoor campaign...ran the 60 and 200-meter dash events...posted the team's top time in both events...owned the top four times on the team in the 60 and 200-meter dash events...held eight of the top ten times in the 60-meter dash...ranked 34th nationally in the 60-meter dash and 41st nationally in the 200-meter event...posted her season-best time of 7.35 in the 60-meter dash at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/5), winning the event, after running 7.38 in the prelims (3/5)...placed sixth overall in the 60-meter dash at the Conference USA Championships (2/25) with a time of 7.37, after qualifying with a prelim time of 7.41...ran 7.48 at the Tyson Invitational (2/11) for 60-meters...won 60-merter dash title at the Husker Invitational (2/5) in 7.56...ran 7.50 in the prelims and finals at the Purple Tiger invitational (1/15)...placed fifth overall in the 200-meter dash at the Conference USA Championships (2/26) with a time of 23.78, after qualifying for the finals in a time of 23.95...ran 24.01 at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/5) in the 200-meter event...also ran the 200-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/12), 24.14, and the Husker Invitational, running a prelim time of 24.64 (2/4) and a finals time of 24.48 (2/5).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in four of the team's 11 meets during the outdoor season, missing the majority of the season due to injury...ran the 100 and 200-meter dash events...ranked second on the team in both events...held three of the top six times in the 60-meter dash...qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the 100-meter dash, but did not compete due to injury...ran a season-best time of 11.49 in the 100-meter dash at the LSU Relays (3/25)...won the individual crown in the 100-meter event and broke the tape in 11.54 at the Florida Relays (4/1)...won the 100-meter dash event in 11.62 at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/9)...ran 23.95 in her only 200-meter dash event of the year at the Louisiana Classics (3/19).

Was named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team...Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2009-10 (Sophomore)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in all six of the team's indoor meets...ranked second on the team in the 60-meter dash and third on the squad in the 200-meter dash...posted her season-best time of 7.60 in the 60-meter dash prelims at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6)...ran 7.61 at the Tyson Invitational (2/12)...ran 7.62 twice during the season, at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26) and in the finals at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6)...coved the 60-meter distance in 7.63 in three meets, at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15) and in the prelims and finals at the LSU Twilight (2/19)...posted a season-best showing of 25.36 in the 200-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/12)...ran 25.67 at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26) and 25.86 at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...ranked second on the team in the 100 and 200-meter dash events...held the sixth fastest time and four of the top-ten marks in the 100-meter dash...ran her season-best 11.77 for 100-meters at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27)...ran 11.81 at the FSU Twilight (5/8)...posted matching times of 11.86 at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15) and LSU Gold Invitational (4/17)...grabbed a season-best time of 24.72 in the 200-meter dash at the FSU Twilight (5/8)...ran 24.91 at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...went 25.21 at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27) and 25.34 at the Golden Eagle Invitational (4/24).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2008-09 (Freshman)

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in all six of the team's indoor meets...ranked second on the team in the 60-meter dash and ranked third in the 200-meter dash...owned five of the teams of the top-ten times in the 60-meter dash...posted a season-best time of 7.59 in the 60-meter dash finals at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16)...ran the 60-meter dash at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) with a time of 7.66...posted a season-best time of 25.48 at the Armory Invitational (2/6) in the 200-meter dash...ran the 200-meter dash in 25.53 at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16)...competed at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) in the 200-meter dash in 26.22.

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...ran the 100-meter and 200-meter events...set her season-best time of 11.93 in the prelims of the 100-meter dash at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...ran 11.96 at both the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18) and Ole Miss Invitational (4/11)...ran a season-best 25.06 in the 200-meter dash at the Cole-Lancon Invitational (4/30)...went 25.19 at the Ole Miss Invitational (4/11) and 25.35 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18) in the 200-meter dash.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Kasey Rodgers

Prep: Lettered all four years at Franklin High School for head coach Derek Tullis...placed third in the 100-meter dash at the California Interscholastic Federation Division I track meet...was a four-time All-American selection...earned All-Delta Valley Conference honors as a freshman, junior and senior...won the San Joaquin County 100-meter dash championship as a junior...was an All-Metro First Team selection as a senior and a Second Team pick as a junior...in the classroom, was a three-year Academic Honor Roll member at FHS.

Personal: Born Kasey Rodgers on April 3, 1990...the daughter of Del and Karen Rodgers...father, Del, played from 1982-1988 in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers, winning the Super Bowl in 1998...has one brother, Conrad, and two sisters, Chelsea and Karli.