Ian Rodriguez
Ian Rodriguez

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Arlington Heights, Ill.

High School:
Buffalo Grove

Event:
IM/Back


11/23/2014

Men's Swimming and Diving Wins Northwestern TYR Invitational

Spartan men finish in first place to claim the event for the first time since 2009, while the women take second.

11/22/2014

Two Varsity Records Fall on Day Two at Northwestern

Michigan State tallied six victories on the second day.

11/21/2014

Spartans Start Strong at Northwestern TYR Invitational

The Spartans finish the day in second place in both the men's and women's competition.

04/14/2014

MSU Swimming and Diving Celebrate at Annual Banquet

Bryan Williams and Summer Strickler win Swimmer of the Year honors.

03/01/2014

MSU Has Record-Setting Day Three at B1G Swim & Dive Champs

Spartan men break 200 freestyle relay record on Friday evening.

2013-14: Posted a 49.00 in the 100 backstroke to move into the MSU record books as third-best all-time ... Owns the fourth-best all-time record for the 200 backstroke at MSU with a time of 1:47.01 ... Swam a career-best 1:49.70 in the 200 individual medley at the Big Ten Championships ... Placed fourth in the 400 individual medley (4:17.07) at Michigan ... Part of a second-place team in the 200 medley relay (1:32.97) against Oakland.

2012-13: Posted the third-best time on the team in the 400 individual medley with a time of 4:01.86 at the Viking College Invite ... Recorded the third-best time on the team in the 50 backstroke with a time of 23.73, the 50 breaststroke with a time of 26.23, and the sixth-best time on the team in the 200 freestyle at the Viking College Invite with a time of 1:43.65 ... Posted the fourth-best time on the team in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 57.63 at the Michigan meet ... Swam the fourth-best time on the team in the 200 individual medley at the Big Ten Championship meet with a time of 1:51.56...Recorded the fifth-best time on the team in the 1000 freestyle with a time of 10:19.02 at the GVSU meet ... Posted the fifth-best time on the team in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:53.88 at the Viking College Invite ... Posted the fourth-best time on the team in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 57.63 at the Michigan meet ... Posted the sixth-best time on the team in the 200 butterfly with a time of 2:00.14 at the Purdue meet... Posted the seventh-best time on the team in the 100 backstroke with a time of 51.28 at the Viking College Invite.

High School: Four-time letter winner at Buffalo Grove High School in water polo and swimming ... Four-time All-Conference ... Named 2010 All-Area ... Chosen All-State in 2011 and 2012 ... All-America in 2011 and 2012 ... Placed fifth in the 100 backstroke at the state championships meet his junior year ... Finished eighth in the 100 breaststroke his senior year at the state championship meet... Three-time captain in water polo and swimming.

Personal: Born on March 19, 2012 ... Son of Fernando and Noreen Rodriguez ... Majoring in kinesiology.