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Paul Rorvig


Odessa, Mo.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 175




Paul  Rorvig

Talented All-State shooting guard from Odessa, Mo.?all-time leading three-point shooter in Missouri.

Missouri?s all-time leading three-point shooter with 355 career treys, one of seven school records that he broke at Odessa High School under head coaches under Jed Frost and Steve Lilly?also owns career marks for points (1,877), three-pointers (355), three-point percentage (39.2) and blocks (175) while also holding season records for three-pointers (98), three-point percentage (44.3) and blocks (175)?hit at least one three in 107 of 109 career games and tied a school record for three-pointers in a game with nine?enjoyed his best scoring season for the Bulldogs as a sophomore, averaging 19.7 ppg while leading his squad to a 20-6 record, and the first of three straight seasons in which he earned All-State honors?as a junior dished out 5.2 assists per outing and averaged 16.5 ppg?as a senior, grabbed 8.4 rpg while averaging 17.3 ppg and leading the team to a record of 17-11 and a four-year varsity record of 76-34.

Coach?s Comments
?Paul is a pure shooter with great range. His abilities will fit in well with the style of basketball we play.?

Full Name: Paul Rorvig
Birthdate: October 3, 1981
Birthplace: Columbia, Mo.
Parents: Peter and Bonnie Rorvig
I chose Lafayette because: Basketball, academics, and the coaches
Where do you see yourself in five years: Coaching Basketball
The best advice I ever received was: Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
If a movie was made of my life, this guy would play me: Jon B
My hero growing up was: Parents
Before leaving Lafayette I want to: Win Patriot League championships
My pre-game routine: Show up early & shoot
My Sports Center Highlight would be: Hitting the game winning 3 at the buzzer in the NCAA championship
My best basketball moment was: Breaking the Missouri State HS record for most 3?s in a career
If I could play in any arena, it would be: Madison Square Garden
The place I would most like to visit: Philadelphia
Favorite TV Show: Simpson?s
Favorite Website:
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Car: Cadillac Escalade
Favorite NBA Team: Kings
Favorite NBA Player: Jason Williams