16 - Michaela Tinsley
Michaela Tinsley
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shrewsbury, Mass.
High School: Shrewsbury
Position: ATTACK

As a Junior in 2013:
Played and started in all 16 games. Second on the team with 36 goals. 19 ground balls. Season high four goals on Feb 27 against Yale, April 19 against Robert Morris, and April 21 against St. Francis Pa.

As a Sophomore in 2012: 
Saw action starting in 15 games for the Bobcats during the 2012 season … Scored a goal and two groundballs in the season opener at Connecticut … Recorded three goals and two assists in a win over St. Mary’s (Cal.) on Mar. 12 … Scored three goals and a groundball in a match at Brown on Mar. 18 … Recorded four goals and an assist in a win over Wagner on Mar. 23 … Scored her 10th  goal of the season and an assist in a win over Long Island on Mar. 25 … Scored a goal and an assist on Mount St. Mary’s on Mar. 30 … Tallied three assists and a groundball in a win over Monmouth on Apr. 1 … Scored two goals in a win over St. Francis (Pa.) on Apr. 5 … Scored a goal in a win over Robert Morris on Apr. 7 … Picked up a goal in a matchup against Sacred Heart on Apr. 13 … Scored three goals in a win over Central Connecticut State on Apr. 20.

As a Freshman in 2011: 
Played in 13 games … Scored six goals and added two assists for a total of eight points … Scored a goal at Fairfield on 2/25 … Tallied two goals and an assist against Connecticut on 2/27 … Scored a goal in a win over Saint Francis (Pa.) on 3/25 … Scored a goal in a win at Columbia on 4/6 … Recorded a goal and an assist in a win over Long Island on 4/17.

Before Quinnipiac:
Attended Shrewsbury High School...Scored 43 goals as a freshmen, 70 goals as a sophomore, 112 goals and 44 assists as a junior, and 103 goals and 47 assists as a senior...Was the leading goal-scorer in Central Mass Lacrosse League during her junior and senior years...Awarded Central MassLacrosse League Co-MVP as a junior...Awarded Central Massachusetts Lacrosse League MVP as a senior...She was the team MVP as a junior and senior...Became a league all-star as a sophomore, junior, and senior...Named an All-Star by the Worcester Telegramand Gazetteduring her sophomore, junior, and senior years...Awarded the Athletic Directors Female Award...Was named the 2010 Central Massachusetts Player of the Year...She was also a member of Team Revolution.

Personal:
A native of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts...Daughter of Kevin and Joan Tinsley...Has a younger brother, Derick, and an older sister, Alicia, who plays lacrosse at Merrimack College...Plans to major in marketing.