On February 21st, Team KII member Matsumoto Rina annouced her graduation from SKE48. She will leave in April to concentrate on her studies. An exact graduation date has yet to be announced but it was already confirmed that she will participate in the AKB48 Group spring concerts in Saitama Super Arena (April 4~6).
Matsurina joined SKE48 in 2009 as part of the 2nd Generation and became an original Team KII member the same year. She was a senbatsu member twice: for [Kataomoi Finally] and [Aishiteraburu] and ranked 41st in last year's election.
Matsumoto Rina's graduation announcement
I, Matsumoto Rina, will graduate from SKE48 in April.
To all those who supported me until now: I was really happy these past 5 years.
From now on I want to do my best at my studies and want to work hard towards my future dream.
Thank you so much.
There is only little time left for me but please support me.