REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2015)
Played in 18 total matches, starting 13, with 55 total sets played in her first collegiate season… Suffered a season-ending knee injury prior to the Auburn match on October 25, missing the final nine matches of the year… Finished the season third on the team in kills with 136, averaging 2.47 kills per set which was also third on the team… .183 hitting clip was tied for first among players with over 100 kills on the season… Earned 21 blocks on the year for a .38 blocks per set average… Earned three service aces, two assists and 26 digs on the year… Finished third on the team in points with 151.5, a 2.75 points per set average which was also third… Had six double figure kill matches and 11 total matches with at least five kills… Saw action for the first time in two years playing a set against Rice earning a dig... Earned a kill against Texas... Came off the bench to earn five kills, two digs and a block against Michigan... In the first start of her career against Xavier had 18 kills on a .235 hitting clip, with four digs, assist and an ace... Had 15 kills and four digs on her birthday against Miami at home... Powered home nine kills to go along with her two blocks in the sweep of LIU Brooklyn... Had four kills with three blocks in the sweep of CSUN... Produced 15 kills on a .314 attacking percentage with three blocks and two digs against Arkansas... Earned nine kills, three blocks and a dig in the win at Georgia... Led the match with five blocks to go along with her five kills at Auburn... Led the team with 15 kills on a .262 hitting clip with three blocks and a dig in the win against Tennessee... Tied for the match lead with 13 kills on a .333 hitting percentage against Mississippi State... Hit .333 for the second consecutive match with 15 kills and three digs.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Sat out the 2014 season while continuing to recover from a knee injury suffered during senior year of high school.
Was an accomplished three-sport athlete at St. Amant High School, participating in volleyball, women’s basketball and track and field… Her volleyball teams under head coach Allison Leake won the district championship in three of her four years, including a run to the state semifinals one season… Averaged 22 kills, 15 digs and six blocks before her season was ended due to injury… Accumulated over 1,100 kills, 230 blocks, 280 digs and 140 aces in her prep career… As a senior was named honorable mention all-metro, academic all-state and to the all-star team… In her junior year was named The Advocate’s Athlete of the Year, the Times-Picayune Baton Rouge Player of the Year, metro player of the year, district player of the year, first team all-metro, first team all-district and all-state… Was a first team all-district selection as a sophomore, being named to the all-parish team and most valuable player, all-metro and metro player of the year and all-state… Was an all-district and all-parish selection as a freshman.
Full name is Toni Tayler Rodriguez… Daughter of Charles and Lori Rodriguez… Born Sept. 13, 1996… Has one sister Brandy Brewer (29)… Both her father and sister attended LSU… Majoring in education.