|Hometown:||Port Orange, Fla.|
|Major:||Earth and Environmental Sciences|
- “I chose Virginia Wesleyan because of the Greer Environmental Sciences building.”
- Selected VWU over Bridgewater and Old Dominion
Before VWU: Ran four years of cross country and track at Granby High School… Registered a sub-18 minute 5K time and sub-five minute mile in high school… Member of the National Honor Society… Honor Graduate.
Personal: The son of John and Denise Roden… Has two sisters, Samantha Roden and Michele Caza… Father, John, played two years of baseball at Farmingdale State.
Get to Know Christian
- Enjoys researching animals and relaxing
- Fan of the Chicago Cubs
- Favorites include the TV show “Planet Earth”
- Self-description in 10 words or less: "a happy, fun-loving guy”
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "enjoying the time out”
- If you could spend one day with a famous person from any time period, who would it be and why? “David Attenborough, to talk about the wonders of nature”
- People might be surprised to know this about me… “I interned at a museum that was connected to the Smithsonian”
- It’s the year 2030 and I am doing this… “research into nature and trying to prevent global warming”