Height 5'10"
Year Senior
Hometown Needham, Mass.
High School Needham
School: CC


2014: Scored the game-winning goal at home against Citadel in a 2-1 victory (9/12/14) … Earned her second game winner of the season as the Lions defeated Cornell 1-0 (9/26/14) … Knocked in a header to start the second half off in what would end in a 2-2 tie against Brown (10/04/14)...Tallied an assist on the game-winner in a 1-0 shutout home win against Princeton (10/18/14)...Found the back of the net twice in the first half to lead the offense in a 4-0 victory against Lafayette (10/28/14) … Notched an assist in the final game of the season against Harvard (11/08/14) … Finished the season as the team’s offensive leader with five goals, including three game-winners, and two assists for a total of 12 points … Earned second-team All-Ivy League honors.

2012: Started all 16 games, playing 1161 minutes ... Scored in Columbia's 2-0 shutout of Sacred Heart (9/7/12) ... Netted the game-winner and provided an assist on Columbia's other goal in win over Fordham (9/14/12) ... Recorded an assist at Army (9/23/12) ... Tallied the game-winner against Brown (9/29/12) ... Registered a goal against Lehigh (10/1/12) ... Scored in back-to-back games against NJIT (10/7/12) and Princeton (10/13/12) ... Had four shots in 1-1 tie at Yale (10/27/12).

2011: Started in 14 of 17 matches this season ... connected for a goal off a corner kick to give Columbia its first score of the season against Iona, en route to a 2-1 overtime win ... Tallied two assists this season including the game winning assist in a 1-0 defeat over Long Island.

2010: Saw action in all 17 games, and earned first career start in road match at Yale ... had goals in back-to-back games against Manhattan and Dartmouth ... had season-high two shots in 0-0 draw at Brown ... recorded assist in 3-0 win over Stony Brook.

Needham: Two-year letterwinner  ... selected captain as a senior ... also earned two letters at Dover Sherborn High School ... named Bay State League first team all star as a junior and senior ... Eastern Massachusetts All-Star ... team offensive MVP ... All-State League all star ... led team in goals and assists as a senior ... member of the Crusaders United soccer club in 2009 ... Massachusetts ODP pool player ... also played for the FC Greater Boston Bolts ... earned three letters in basketball ... team MVP and first team All-Tri Valley League at Dover Sherborn as a sophomore.

Personal: Biology major ... member of National Honor Society ... daughter of Robert and Livia ... father played football at Yale from 1974-78 ... sister, Livia, plays soccer and basketball at Amherst College.

 Year GP GS G A Pts.
 2010 17 1 2 1 5
 2011 17 14 1 2 4
 2012 16 16 6 2 14
2014 17 17 5 2 12
 Total 67 48 14 7 35

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Rizzo Game Winner vs. Cornell
WSOC: Columbia 2, Citadel 1 (9/12/14)