Rink Rat: Alex (Rigsby) Cavallini

Alex (Rigsby) Cavallini

U.S. Women's National Team

No. 33


Position: Goaltender

Catches: Left

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 155 pounds

Birthday: Jan. 3, 1992

Hometown: Delafield, Wis.

College Team: University of Wisconsin

Pro Team: Played last season with the Calgary Inferno (CWHL). Played four seasons with the Minnesota Whitecaps (2014-17)


Quick Hits

Nickname: Rigs

Pre-Game Ritual: I carry around a tennis ball from the time I get to the rink until puck drop.

Spirit Animal: Lion

Celebrity You'd Like to Have Dinner With: Serena Williams

In the Offseason, You Can Find Me: At my grandparents' lake house

Three Things You Love Most About Hockey: Competitiveness, being a part of a team and the opportunities it's given me.



Movie: How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days

Hobbies Away from Hockey: Cooking, reading, yoga

Type of Music: Pop, acoustic, dance/electronic

TV Show: Grey's Anatomy

Pre-Game Meal: Chicken & Pasta

Musical Artist: Taylor Swift

Pump-Up Song: Pursuit of Happiness (Steve Aoki Remix) - Kid Cudi

Player to Watch: Marc Andre-Fleury

Hockey Memory: Putting on goalie gear for the first time at the age of 6.



"We were able to unite with players from different countries. We all believe in the bigger purpose behind it. Seeing how everyone's come together, and whether you were on the National Team or played D3 hockey you're a part of this and you have a voice. We're fighting for something bigger than ourselves. We're trying to pave the way and get young girls excited to be a part of hockey." 

Playing On the Dream Gap Tour


Did You Know?

Alex was the first goalie in Wisconsin's program history to be named captain.


Social Side

Twitter - @aRigs33

Instagram - @arigs33




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