25 Rochelle Rivera
25 Rochelle Rivera
Height: 5-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Westminster, Calif.
High School: Fountain Valley
Position: OF
Major: Mathematics

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AS A JUNIOR IN 2013: Played in 54 games and started in 53 … collected 31 hits … had two hits vs. UC Davis on Feb. 16 … had two hits vs. Idaho State on Feb. 24 … had a hit vs. UC Santa Barbara on Mar. 16 … walked once vs. Nevada on Mar. 24 … walked vs. San Jose State on Apr. 3 … had two RBI including a double vs. CSU Bakersfield on Apr. 7 … had two hits in both of their games vs. USD on May 4 … had two hits including a triple during their second game vs. USD on May 5. 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012: Started in 28 games, primarily in rightfield … appeared in 41 of the team’s 54 games … ended the year on a six-game hitting streak, doubling and knocking in two runs against St. Mary’s (Apr. 22) and registering two hits against CSU Bakersfield (Apr. 28) … stole three bases and scored nine runs … had hits in back-to-back games against Brown (Mar. 23) and UC Riverside (Mar. 25) … scored runs in back-to-back games against Sacramento State (Apr. 7) and Pacific (April 11).

Lefty slapper whose season was cut short due to injury in late March and did not play during the league schedule … started in nine early-season games and scored three runs … made eight starts in the outfield and one as the designated player … batted first or second in the order three times and six others in the nine spot … walked and scored as a pinch-hitter in the season-opener against San Jose State (Feb. 20) … registered her first collegiate hit in the second part of that doubleheader at San Jose State (Feb. 20) … had hits in back-to-back games at the Colorado State Classic in Fort Collins against Colorado State (Mar. 4) and vs. Sacred Heart (Mar. 5). 

Attended Fountain Valley High School in Southern Calif. ... was named Fountain Valley's Offensive Player of the Year and drew praise as a second team all-league honoree ... was a four-year softball letterwinner and also played one season of soccer.

PERSONAL: Born in Fountain Valley, Calif. ... daughter of Tim and Dawn Rivera ... has one younger sister, Cerissa ... Mathematics major.