The eleven Lobos on the Academic All-MPSF Team is the most since 2005
The latest round of academic accolades add to an already impressive year
Jeremy Fishbein's Lobos were a targeted team in 2012 but the UNM coach said his players delivered
The accomplishments by the 2012 Lobos were many
New Mexico's 2012 season ended on UConn's golden goal in double overtime
The Lobos won their seventh MPSF Tournament title, beating Bakersfield in PKs 3-1 after a 1-1 draw.
Lobos vs. Columbia Lobos vs. CSUN
Men's soccer defeated Towson, 2-0. Giovanni Rollie and Lawrence Robledo each netted a goal in the Lobo victory.
Images of the University of New Mexico men's soccer team at the first round of the NCAA Tournament vs. Creighton
2012 - SENIOR SEASON First Team All-MPSF... TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week In Week Three... Posted a 15-3-0 record... Tallied six shutouts and contributed to five additional combined shutouts... Did not allow a goal for nearly 500 consecutive minutes at end of regular season... Recorded a season-high five saves at Denver (10-14-2012)... 0.60 GAA is among the best individual season marks in program history... Posted six decisions with three or more saces...
2011 - JUNIOR SEASON Named MVP of the MPSF All-Tournament Team... Named Second Team All-MPSF... Twice named to Top Drawer Soccer's National Team of the Week... Was given the starting nod in all 22 games, compiling 1965 minutes on the season... Finished the season ranked No. 4 in the nation with a goals-against-average of .50... Allowed just 11 goals on the year, making 63 saves and facing 247 shots... Notched 12 shutouts on the season... His season ending record matched the Lobos' 18-0-4... Maintained a save percentage of .851 on the year.
2010 - SOPHOMORE SEASON Made three starts for UNM against Buffalo, UNLV and Denver, amassing a 2-1 record including a 1-0 shutout against UB... He allowed just two goals on the year and went for extra minutes in a 2-1 overtime victory against UNLV for a total of just under 280 minutes on the season.
2009 - RS-FRESHMAN SEASON Earned his first collegiate start against Gonzaga on Sept. 20, his only appearance of the season...Picked up the win and recorded three saves.
2008 - FRESHMAN SEASON Redshirt season.
CLUB/DEVELOPMENTAL New Mexico ODP 91 team captain... Led his ODP squad to a second place finish at the 2008 regional championships... Played on El Paso Patriots of the PDL with teammates Javier Lane, Lawrence Robledo and Casey Phillips... Played for the New Mexico Strikers 91 club team.
HIGH SCHOOL 2007 NSCAA High School All-American keeper at Las Cruces High School in Las Cruces, N.M... New Mexico 5A Player of the Year... Captained Las Cruces High School to the 5A state championship... First team All-State, All-District and District Player of the Year as a senior.
PERSONAL Born Feb. 12, 1991.. The son of Lucina and Ismael Rodriguez... Majoring in Sociology and Spanish.