Books, Basketball, and Motherhood

Ashani Petrizzi and sonKeeping up with Smith’s academic demands while competing as a member of the basketball team can be challenging. But as Ashani Petrizzi AC ’12 knows, the rigors of school and sports pale at times in comparison to the emotional and physical tolls of parenthood. Nonetheless, Petrizzi, mother of 4-year-old Kohen, balances and often blends the components of her busy life with success in all areas.

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