Position: Outfield/2nd Base
Hometown: Cameron Park, CA
Previous School: Ponderosa High School
College: Silveira is entering her first season with the Lady Red Hawks.
High School: Silveira played three years of varsity softball at Ponderosa High School. She also played basketball. Her athletic accomplishments include the Bruin Award, a Golden Glove Award, and all-league honors. Her team also won the Division I league championship. She played club softball for the Foothill Gold.
Personal: Melissa is the daughter of Chris and Angelica Silveira. Her hobbies include outdoor activities, biking, swimming, hiking, shopping, and time with friends and family.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson because I love the atmosphere and the Christian environment and to play softball."