Puerto Rico native Rivera-Cotto reflects on Hurricane Maria, life in Midwest

KSHBPublished: July 9, 2018
Published: July 9, 2018

Abdiel Rivera-Cotto desperately wanted to focus on his international business studies and baseball in late September last year. It was futile. As Hurricane Maria laid waste to Puerto Rico — dumping nearly 38 inches of rain on his hometown of Caguas, the most any location on the Caribbean island nation received — what Rivera-Cotto wanted even more desperately was a phone call from his mother, Liz.

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