Height 5'2"
Year Senior
Hometown Greenwich, Conn.
High School Greenwich Academy
School: CC


2012: Started in all 14 games played in her senior season...scored 19 goals behind three hat tricks.. went for three goals against American and Brown..scored four goals en route to a 19-11 win over Lafayette...Gattinella caps a stellar career setting the Ivy League all-time record for draw controls at 163. She surpassed the century old mark of 141 set by Cornell's Jaimee Reynolds (1999-02) behind a program season record of 51 assists this year...Gattinella set a Columbia season record for draw controls with 51 on the year. She surpassed the mark of 39 set by Carrie Anderer ('06CC) in 2004 and reached again by Olivia Mann in 2010. The senior also ranks second all-time for Columbia in career groundballs with 119, with a season-high 43 groundballs on the year.

2011:  Served as one of the team's captains ... honorable mention All-Ivy League for the second consecutive year ... started all 15 games in the midfield ... led the team with 38 draw controls bringing her career total to 112 (tied for first in all-time career draws) ... finished second on the team in goals (29), assists (9), and points (38) ... had a season-high five points (four goals, one assist) in 12-8 win over Iona in addition to winning five draw controls and scooping up three groundballs ... also won five draws at Bucknell to go along with two assists ... named Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week on March 14 ... had a big game against Princeton finishing with three goals, an assist, two draw controls and a groundball and caused turnover.

2010: Named honorable mention All-Ivy League ... Started in all 14 contests this season for the Lions ... led the team with 40 ground balls ... finished with 37 draw controls for the second consecutive year, ranking second all-time in single-season ... ranked fourth on the team in points with 23 (21 goals, 2 assists) ... recorded a season-best three goals and seven ground balls in the 13-12 win at Quinnipiac.

2009:  Started in all 16 games in the midfield ... led the team in ground balls (25) and draw controls (37) as a first-year ... finished with seven goals and three assists ... picked up five ground balls and six draw controls at Brown ... won a season-high seven draw controls in Lions' 15-14 win at Bucknell.

At Greenwich Academy:  Earned three letters each in lacrosse and field hockey, and two in basketball ... captained lacrosse and field hockey teams as a senior ... first-team All-American as a senior, second-team All-American as a junior ... named All-New England and All-League FAA for field hockey and lacrosse in 2007, 2008 ... led team in ground balls with 69 ... recipient of the Susan B. Smart Award, the highest athlete award at Greenwich Academy ... FAA Champions for both lacrosse and field hockey in  2006, 2007, 2008. 

Personal: Majoring in art history ... Taylor Lynn Gattinella, b. 11-24-89 in Great Falls, Va.

2009 16-16 7 3 10 1-4 25 37 6
2010 14-14 21 2 23 8-16 40 37 9
2011 15-15 29 9 38 2-6 31 38 13
2012 14-14 19 3 22 1-2 25 51 10
Total 59-59 76 17 93 12-28 121 163 38

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