Marilyn Rizzato
Marilyn  Rizzato


Forney, Texas

High School:
North Forney HS





@LATechSB Lands 5 on LSWA All-State Team

Turkoly, Stewartson earn first team honors


@LATechSB Downs WKU in C-USA Tournament

Lady Techsters advance to face FAU Thursday at 1 p.m.


@LATechSB Turkoly, Gallaway Make History

Rizzato and Stewartson earn postseason honors


Gallaway, @LATechSB Shuts Down Utah State

Techsters win for the 17th time in 18 games


@LATechSB Defeats Utah State 5-3

Techsters, Aggies play Saturday at 2 p.m.

2018: Named 2nd team all-Conference USA ... Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Named a C-USA Academic Medalist ... Named honorable mention all-state by the LSWA ... Saw action in 53 games, making 52 starts ... Batted .273 with 33 hits in 121 at bats ... Totaled seven doubles and one triple ... Scored 13 runs and drove in 8 ... Was 4-for-5 in stolen bases ... Threw out 14 of 24 base stealers, the top percentage of any catcher in C-USA ... Registered five pickoffs ... Was 3-for-3 with 2 RBI in a win over Utah State ... Was 2-for-3 vs. Top 25 James Madison ... Recorded hits in 14 of her 22 starts in C-USA play ...

2017: Named 2nd Team All-CUSA ... Named to the C-USA All-Freshman Team ... Saw action in 61 games, making 59 starts at catcher ... Batted .243 with 36 hits in 148 at bats ... Recorded nine doubles and five home runs ... Scored 22 runs and drove in 34 ... Threw out 12 of 43 base stealers ... Recorded a .993 fielding percentage ... Picked off another three base runners ... Registered nine multi-hit games and 10 multi-RBI games ... Hit her first collegiate home run in an 8-0 win over Indiana in Austin ... Had a season-high 3 RBI in an 8-1 win over Albany in the NCAA Regional in Tuscaloosa ...

High School: Lettered four years at North Forney High School for coaches Scott Delozier, Kelsie Garner and Brittney Lee ... As a senior she batted .615 with 16 home runs and 73 RBI while leading North Forney to the Class 5A Region II semifinals ... Finished four RBIs short of the total needed to tie for 10th place in national history for most RBIs in a season, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations' online record book ... Named second team all-American by MaxPreps ... She was named the District 12-5A MVP after recording 72 hits, nearly half of those for extra bases ... Named Offensive Player of the Year on the Dallas Morning News All-Area team ... Named a Southwest Region All-American by Premier Girls Fastpitch and was an all-state selection ... During North Forney's playoff run, she batted .643 with four home runs, nine runs and 17 RBI ... As a freshman hit over .500 with seven home runs and was named newcomer of the year ... During her sophomore year she batted .495 with 12 homeruns, while walking 23 times and was named first team all-district and offensive player of the year ... As a junior Rizzato batted over .500 once again with a slugging percentage over 600 ... She homered five times and had an ops of 1.48 ... Played for Texas Glory alongside fellow Louisiana Tech teammate Jenny Chapman.

Personal: Full name is Marilyn Ruby Rizzato ... Daughter of Michael Rizzato and Leslie James ... Has two sisters, Olivia James and Emilie James ... Born on September 25, 1997 in Beaumont Texas.


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