|Hometown:||Virginia Beach, Va.|
2015-16: Split time between the Novice Eight and 3V8 over the course of the season ... Helped the 3V8, comprised of mostly Novice Eight rowers, to a seventh-place overall finish at the Big 12 Championship ... Helped the N8 finish 21st out of 45 at the Head of the Hooch during the fall ... Competed with both the N8 and 3V8 at the UNC Invite and the Knecht Cup ... A member of the N8 boat that placed third at the Occoquan Sprints ... Helped the N8 finish third in the novice final at the SIRA Regatta.
PREP: Competed in cross country at Landstown High School ... Graduated with a 3.8 GPA ... Outside of school, competed in Mauy Thai kickboxing, weightlifting, art and orchestra.
PERSONAL: Daughter of David and Lita Rivera-Cortes ... Has one brother, Julian ... Chose ODU for the campus.