| Lucas Rodriguez|
| (1986-02-08) February 8, 1986 (age 29)|
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Johnson County Cavaliers
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Lucas Rodriguez (born February 8, 1986 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine footballer.
Lucas Rodriguez Wikipedia
Rodriguez spent his early childhood up in his native Argentina, before coming to the United States when he was 11 years old, settling in Lenexa, Kansas and played in this time for the KC Pace soccer club. He attended Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, and after attending Johnson County Community College for two years, moved to MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas. He played two more years of college soccer at Mid America Nazarene, where in his senior year Rodriguez led his team to the Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) Championship while being named the HAAC's Most Valuable Player, and garnering HAAC First Team and Third-Team All-America honors.
During his college years Rodriguez also played with Kansas City Brass in the USL Premier Development League.
Undrafted out of college, Rodriguez signed his first professional contract in 2010 when he was signed by the NSC Minnesota Stars of the USSF Division 2 Professional League in May. He made his professional debut on July 14, 2010 in a game against AC St. Louis, and scored his first professional goal on September 24, 2010 in Minnesota's last regular season game of the 2010 season, a 3-1 win over FC Tampa Bay.
Rodriguez signed with the Missouri Comets of the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL) for the 2010-2011 season. He played in 17 games scoring six goals and seven assists. His play was good enough to earn him the MISL Rookie of the Year award.
He signed with Jacksonville Armada FC on October 23,2014. Rodriguez was released by Jacksonville in November 2015.