2011: Saw action in all 18 games...Picked up 19 groundballs, caused seven turnovers and took four shots...Tied a career-high with three groundballs vs. Wagner (3/8)...Picked up two groundballs and caused a turnover at No. 1 Syracuse in the NCAA Tournament (5/15).
2010: Played in 15 games off the bench...Had 13 ground balls and caused seven turnovers, including three in MAAC Championship game against Mount St. Mary's (5/9).
BEFORE SIENA: Played varsity lacrosse as a freshman for La Salle before playing three years at Shaker High School...Named Second Team Big 10 Attack...Two-time Times Union First Team selection.
PERSONAL: Born May 20, 1991 in Albany, N.Y...The son of Augustus and Anne Battaglia...Has an older brother, AJ, who played lacrosse at Providence College and a younger sister named Katherine...Always wanted to go to Siena.