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Nina Rodgers
Nina  Rodgers

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Hopkins HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
F

Birthdate:
04/08/1996

Shoots:
Right


01/04/2016

Gophers to Host Whitecaps, Buckeyes

Minnesota returns to action with three games at Ridder Arena this week

12/11/2015

Gophers Shut Out Huskies in HOF Game

Minnesota defeated St. Cloud State at the Roseville Skating Center Friday night

11/27/2015

Gophers Roll Past Mavericks, 11-1

Seven Gophers scored goals as Minnesota earned an 11-1 win over Minnesota State

11/14/2015

Brandt Becomes Career Scoring Leader in Win

Hannah Brandt scored five goals to lead Minnesota to an 8-3 win over Bemidji State Saturday

10/29/2015

Gophers Top UND, 5-1

Minnesota remains undefeated at 9-0-0

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2015-16 • Sophomore Season: Scored first goal of the season in 7-2 win at Ohio State (Oct. 16) • had an assist in 6-1 win over UMD (Oct. 24) • scored Gophers’ fourth goal in 5-1 win at UND (Oct. 29) • scored a power-play goal in 8-3 win over Bemidji State (Nov. 14) • scored goal in 11-1 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 27) • had two points (1g-1a) in 7-0 win over St. Cloud State in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Museum game (Dec. 11) • had an assist on the game-winning goal in 4-2 win at St. Cloud State (Jan. 23).

2014-15 • Freshman Season: Recorded six points (4g-2a) while appearing in the lineup for all 41 games • made collegiate debut and registered first collegiate point with an assist in season-opening 8-0 win over Penn State (Oct. 3) • recorded first multi-point game with two goals, including her first career goal, in 12-0 win over St. Cloud State (Dec. 5) • had a career-best three points (2g-1a) in road sweep at St. Cloud State (Jan. 23-24).

High School/Club: Played for coach Vin Paolucci at Hopkins High School • 2014 Minnesota Ms. Hockey finalist • 2014 Star Tribune All-Metro first team selection • scored 50 points, including 26 goals, as a senior • two-time All-Lake Conference honoree • four-time hockey letterwinner • 2013 all-state honoree • helped Hopkins to a third-place finish at the 2010 Minnesota Class AA state tournament • member of the U.S. Women's National Under-18 Team • earned silver with Team USA at the 2014 and 2013 IIHF U-18 Women's World Championships • participated in 2013 Women's Under-18 Series vs. Canada in Lake Placid, N.Y. • attended USA Hockey Development Camps • played club hockey with the Minnesota Junior Whitecaps and competed in the Minnesota High School Fall Elite League • also lettered in lacrosse.

Personal: Born April 8, 1996 • daughter of Michele Rodgers • given name is Maliya • has an older sister, Myriah, who played softball at St. Johns University in Queens, N.Y. • intends to major in physics • enjoys photography.

Nina Rodgers' Career Statistics (As of Jan. 28, 2016)
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2014-15 41 4 2 6 35 .114 2-4 +4 0 0 0 6
2015-16 25 5 3 8 29 .172 4-8 +9 1 0 0 1
Career Totals 66 9 5 14 64 .141 6-12 +13 1 0 0 7

MORE HEADLINES

Gopher Women's Hockey Live vs. North Dakota

2/6/2016

Minnesota and North Dakota face off at 4 p.m. Saturday at Ridder Arena.

No. 3 Gophers Shut Out No. 8 Fighting Hawks

2/5/2016

Hannah Brandt and Amanda Kessel led the Gophers with two points each in the 3-0 win at Ridder Arena Friday night.

Schipper Credits Gophers' Success to Passion

2/4/2016

Junior Kate Schipper has already matched her season-high for points with 29 points in 27 games this season.

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