27 Nina Rodgers  
Nina Rodgers

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Hopkins HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
F

Birthdate:
04/08/1996

Shoots:
Right


10/22/2014

No. 1 Gophers Return Home to Host No. 9 North Dakota

The Gophers host UND at 7 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. Saturday at Ridder Arena

09/24/2014

Meet the Newcomers: Nina Rodgers

Get to know Gophers' freshman Nina Rodgers

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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.