The Holly Springs, N.C. product was an All-ACC First Team selection, received Louisville Slugger All-America first team honors, and was named Freshman Pitcher of the Year from Collegiate Baseball News. He has also been selected as one of five semifinalists for the College Baseball Foundation's National Pitcher of the Year Award, and one of three finalists for the Golden Spikes Award.
Rodon helped NC State post a 43-20 record and claim the NCAA Raleigh Regional Championship. The Wolfpack is currently ranked No. 11 in the NCBWA Weekly Poll, and No. 12 in the Collegiate Baseball News Poll.