|High School:||Downey HS|
A 2011 graduate of Los Alamitos High School, he was a first-team All-League selection in both his junior and senior seasons for the Vikings ... Played for the UCSB club soccer team from 2011-2014.
Christian Rodriguez was born on Jan. 7, 1993 in Bellflower, Calif. ... Parents are Armando and Lydia Rodriguez ... Has an older sister, Jessica, and a younger brother, Justin ... Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Aspires to work for an aerospace engineering company ... When not playing soccer, he is hanging out with friends and family or playing video games ... Before a game, he thanks God for giving him another day to do what he loves ... He describes himself as a hard worker, funny, and outgoing ... his most memorable sporting moment was scoring a championship-clinching goal ... He would love to play with the Mexican National Team ... Favorite pro team is Spanish giant Real Madrid ... Cristiano Ronaldo, Isco, and James Rodriguez are his favorite players ... Star Wars and The Matrix are his favorite movies ... The Office and Game of Thrones are his favorite TV shows.