Team Compiled a GPA of 3.2
Saints Jump Two Spots in Final Day
Saints Tied With Niagara
Youthful Saints In Search Of First MAAC Crown
Kate Ackert's Post
Holy Cross Meet
2011-12: MAAC All-Academic team selection...Helped her squad to five relay victories...First place finisher in the 200 medley relay against Bryant and Niagara (1:53.02), New Hampshire (1:41.76), Sacred Heart (1:54.85), and Long Island and C.W. Post (1:45.27)...Also conributed to the 400 free relay victories against St. Francis (3:42.29)...Relay team finished sixth in the MAAC Championships in the 400 free (4:34.98)
2010-11:Won five events in a head-turning freshman campaign...Made an immediate splash, breaking a pool record in her first home meet against Vermont as part of the 400 free relay team (3:37.82)...Finished third in 200 free relay (1:36.68) at MAAC Championships.
BEFORE SIENA:Earned four varsity letters at East Lyme...Made four All-Conference teams and two All-State teams...Led team to four conference titles...Set four school records...YMCA National Qualifier...Also earned one varsity letter on crew.
PERSONAL:Born February 22nd, 1992...Daughter of Rocco Tricarico and Diane Morganthaler...Has a younger brother, Nicholas...An undecided liberal arts major who aims to attend graduate school...Enjoys photography, marine studies, and traveling to visit her family in Italy...Chose Siena due to its great sense of community...Also recruited by Assumption, Bentley, Bryant, C.W. Post, Fairfield, Holy Cross, Iona, Providence, Sacred Heart, the University of Rhode Island, and Wagner.
KUETERMAN ON TRICARICO: "We really rely on her leadership and I really look for her to make strides not only in the sprints but also in the butterfly, IM, and even backstroke this year."
GETTING TO KNOW DANA TRICARICO:
Major: Enviromental Studies
Minor: Globalization studies, Psychology
Where do you see yourself in another five years: Living somewhere abroad and working with the ocean
My favorite spot on campus: Saga
What I like most Siena swimming and diving: The great girls we have. They are so hardworking and fun.
My best Siena swimming and diving moment has been: Breaking the pool record in the 4x100 freestyle relay at Vermont
What I like most about Coach Kueterman: When he jokes with us
If I didn't swim and dive, I would: Study abroad
My most embarassing sport moment: Getting sun burnt at YMCA Nationals and I couldn't get my cap on because it blistered so bad.
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I am an avid scuba diver
My hidden talent: Skiing
If I could be on a reality TV Show, it would be: "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" because they seem fun and I love Glittzy
What is the one thing you can't do without: The beach
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Thailand because my parents went there on their Honeymoon and loved it.
My hobbies are: Scuba diving, skiing, hiking, getting mani-pedis, going to the beach
My biggest fear is: Clowns
If I were a crayon, I would be: Sea foam because it is pretty
The best piece of advice I have gotten is: Make sure to make time for yourself
The person who helped me the most is: My parents
Professional athlete: Derek Jeter
Pro sports team: New York Yankees
Flavor if ice cream: Coffee
Pizza Topping: Pepperoni
TV Show: Anything on TLC
Flower: White Rose
Song: "Milkshake"- Kelis
Artist: Dave Matthews Band
Actor/Actress: Jennifer Aniston; Channing Tatum
Movie: Under the Tuscan Sun
Book: The Perks of Being a Wallflower
iPhone App: Pinterest
Lucky Number: 2
Radio Station: Kiss 95.7
Person to Follow on Twitter: Weird Horse