Citrus player headed to Alabama

Sophomore Ella Rodriguez rounded out the sophomore matriculation class of 2012-13 for Citrus College this past week when she accepted an offer from NAIA Talladega College. Photo By: Jerrika Ramirez

Citrus College sophomore Ella Rodriguez has signed with NAIA Talladega College in Alabama. Rodriguez was the fourth and final sophomore from Citrus’ 12-13 squad to accept a scholarship offer.

Rodriguez appeared in 14 games for the Owls, before succumbing to a season ending knee injury midway through the year.

She was leading the team in both points (13.6) an rebounds (9.2) per game, having amassed five doubles-doubles in just those 14 games. Rodriguez will take the 2013-14 season off from competition to continue her rehab, and will join the Tornadoes for the 2014-15 season.