Hello my name is Melody Acevedo (aka Melo). I am a sophomore at Hillcrest High School in Riverside , CA.
As a freshman I started to play for the High School Varsity team as their starting shortstop . I currently play for Rico Firecrackers 18u team as of 2022. I have a total of 9 years playing softball. I started travel ball at the age of 8 .
During my Freshman year in High School, I helped lead my team to their first CIF Championship. As a freshman I received multiple awards and recognition. I ended my freshman year with a 3.8 GPA.
Awards and Accolades
- Extra innings ranked 8th player in the country in my grad class
- CIF Player of the year
- CIF champions Golden Glove award
- Scholar Athlete award
- Elected all league 1st team
- Hill crest HS MVP player of the year
- Elected Cal High all state team
- Arm Velo 70 mph
- Colorado Sparkler All Star game player
- Lead all CA freshman’s in Home runs (maxpreps)
Class of 2025