Francesca  Tinucci
Francesca Tinucci

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Afton, MN

High School:
Hill Murray

Height:
5-6

Event:
Free

10/21/2017

Siena falls to Niagara and Binghamton in Tri Meet

Freshman Kylie George Comes places in Top Four in Three Events

10/19/2017

Holy Cross Tops Siena

Freshman Kylie George Came up big for the Saints

10/14/2017

Rider Narrowly Defeats Siena in 160-134 Thriller

Saints won the Swimming Portion of the Meet

08/02/2017

Total of 153 Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Saints Cap Another Banner Year in the Classroom

04/27/2017

Saints Leadership Academy: Spring Edition

Siena Coaches and Student Athletes Participate in Second Session

10/11/2017

2017-18 Siena Swimming & Diving Photo Day

2017-18 Siena Swimming & Diving Photo Day

10/20/2015

2015-16 Swimming and Diving Photo Shoot

2015-16 Swimming and Diving Photo Shoot

AS A SOPHOMORE:
  • Member of 2nd place 400yd medley relay team vs Assumption 10/08 (4:12.42)
  • Finished 2nd in the 100yd free vs. Assumption 10/08 (56.43)
  • Member of 1st place 200yd freestyle relay team vs. Assumption 10/08 (1:44.11)
  • Placed 2nd in the 50yd freestyle vs. Holy Cross 10/19 (26.00)
  • Recorded a 1st place finish in the 50yd freestyle vs. Merrimack 11/12 (26.04)
AS A FRESHMAN:
  • Member of 1st place 400yd free relay team vs Assumption 10/10 (4:04.67)
  • Finished 2nd in 50yd freestyle vs Assumption 10/10 (25.70)
  • Won 200yd freestyle vs Holy Cross 10/21 (2:00.49)
  • Won 100yd freestyle vs Holy Cross 10/21 (55.22)
  • Won 200yd free relay vs Holy Cross 10/21 (1:43.40)
  • Won 200yd freestyle vs Niagara and Binghamton 10/24 (1:59.72)
  • Won 400yd free relay vs Niagara and Binghamton 10/24 (3:44.65)
  • Recorded a 2nd place finish in 200yd free vs LIU Brooklyn 11/7 (2:00.19)
  • Recorded a 2nd place finish in 100yd free vs LIU Brooklyn 11/7 (55.23)
  • Won 400yd free relay vs LIU Brooklyn 11/7 (3:41.38)
  • Won 200yd freestyle vs LIU, Manhattan, and Monmouth 11/21 (2:00.15)
  • Won 100yd freestyle vs LIU, Manhattan, and Monmouth 11/21 (55.01)
  • Recorded a 5th place finish in 50yd freestyle at ECAC Championships 12/7 (25.03)
  • Placed 3rd on 3 relay teams at ECAC Championships 12/7
  • Finished 2nd in 200yd freestyle vs LIU Post 1/16 (2:00.51)
  • Won 100yd freestyle vs LIU Post 1/16 (55.24)
  • Member of 1st place 400yd free relay team vs LIU Post 1/16 (3:44.08)
  • Finished 2nd in 200yd freestyle vs Fairfield 1/18 (2:00.28)
  • Won 100yd freestyle vs Fairfield 1/18 (55.31)
  • Finished 2nd in 200yd freestyle vs Saint Francis 1/23 (1:59.64)
  • Recorded a 6th place finish as part of the 800yd medley relay at MAAC Championships 12/10 (7:57:96)
  • Finished 8th in 50yd freestyle at MAAC Championships 12/11 (24.51)
  • Recorded a 5th place finish as part of the 400yd medley relay at MAAC Championships 12/12 (3:58.17)
BEFORE SIENA:
  • 10 years experience swimming
  • Two-time All-State Selection
  • Five-Time All-Conference Selection
  • Section 4A Swimmer of the Year

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of Patrick and Helen Tinucci
  • Hobbies include being outdoors, hanging with friends and family, and volunteering
  • Psychology major
  • Chose Siena because it was a good fit academically and athletically
GETTING TO KNOW FRANCESCA

    Nickname: Fran or "Minnesota"
    Twitter Handle: @f_tinuch
    Instagram Handle: @frannyt16
    What I like most about Coach Kueterman:Coach Kueterman believes in every single athlete and supports us 100%.
    What I like most about Siena Swimming and Diving: What I like most about Siena Swimming and Diving: Our team is a family and we always have a good time together. I have made some of the best friends on this team.
    My goal for the upcoming season: My goal is to be top 8 at MAAC championships in the 100 and 200 Free.
    If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Italy
    My biggest fan: My dad is definitely my #1 fan.
    Three words that describe me: Friendly, Outgoing, Delightful

    Favorites

    TV show:Friday Night Lights
    Vacation spot: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    Ice cream: Strawberry
    Animal: Cow
    Food:Chocolate chip cookies
    App: Instagram