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Softball's Rivelli Named Capital One Academic All-America (District I)

Ally Rivelli Springfield, Mass. -- May 8, 2012 -- Ally Rivelli of the Springfield College softball team has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Team (District I) as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. She becomes the fourth student-athlete from Springfield College so named this year.

Rivelli, a sophomore from North Kingstown, R.I., played the outfield for the Pride this season, helping SC to a 25-16-1 overall record and to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference regular-season title.

She finished with a .333 batting average, scoring 19 runs, and knocking in 12, starting 33 games in 37 appearances overall. She routinely batted second in the line-up. She struck out only eight times in 105 at-bats. Her .333 batting average was fifth best on the team.

On the academic side, Rivelli accumulated a 3.79 GPA, majoring in Occupational Therapy/Health Science.

She becomes the fourth student-athlete from Springfield College to be named a Capital One Academic All-America (District I) this academic year. All four were named to the First Team in the northeast District. The others were: Katie Mantie in women's soccer, Sean Meagher in football, and Lauren Torvi in women's volleyball.

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