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|Hometown:||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|Previous School:||C.I.E.M. Private School|
- First Team All-Suncoast Conference (2011)
- FCSAA/Region 8 First Team All-State (2011)
2011: Earned the starting nod at outside hitter
early in her freshman season and appeared in all 37
matches…Produced double-digit kills in 25 matches, including
six in a row late in the season...Ranked first on team with 3.435
kills per set…Had a career best 23 kills in her first
colligate game against Lake Sumter (8/30)...Led team to best record
in school history.
High School: Graduated from C.I.E.M. Private School in Carolina, Puerto Rico…A four-year player under Coach Nelson Villanueva…Won numerous MVP awards…Participated in La Copa Nuevo Dia Tournamet in 2010.
Personal: Daughter of Magdalena Romero and Juan Rivera…Born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico…Lists Los Angeles Sparks and Lakers her favorite sports teams…Likes to read about sports and world history…Loves Puerto Rico culture…Loves milk, chocolate, politics, and watching the news…Lists Sunshine Remix as her favorite television show.