1 Francesca Puccinelli
1 Francesca Puccinelli
Height: 5-10
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Francisco, Calif.
High School: St. Ignatius College Prep
Position: Goalkeeper
Major: Political Science
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A fourth-year goalie who has played in 25 games and totaled 152 saves in her career.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016: Recognized as "Excellent" on the ACWPC All-Academic team ... started 13 games and played in 16 … tallied 142 saves, seven steals, and three assists … averaged 10.92 saves per game while allowing 116 goals … had a season high 13 blocks three times against San Jose State (Feb. 19), Hartwick (Mar. 12), and Azusa Pacific (May 1).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015: Saw time in nine games this season … recorded one block and one steal against Stanford … had six blocks against Pacific.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014: Did not see game action.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended St. Ignatius College Prep in San Francisco, Calif. … 2013 Julian Yap Award Recipient … named the 2013 Burlingame Aquatic Club’s Female Athlete of the Year… in 2012 she helped her team to third place in WCAL and CSS DII Runner up … in 2011 helped her team to another third place in WCAL … 2012 team co-captain was awarded with the coach’s award, Red and Blue Collar Athlete of the Month, Second-Team WCAL, First-Team CCS, MVP of the DII CCS Senior All-Star game and made Second-Team KAI CAL-HI All-America … in 2011 she was named the WCAL “Player to Watch Out For” along with First –Team WCAL honors and CCS Honorable Mention honors … played for coaches Paul Felton, Anne Green, and G.P. Panawek … participated in track and field in discus and currently holds the second place discus record in school history … as a team captain for the track team, she placed second in WCAL and sixth in CCS discus in 2013 … awarded with the 2011 and 2012 Outstanding Field Athlete Award.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif. … daughter of Mario and Nina Puccinelli … has one sister, Gianna, who attends the University of Virginia Law School … enjoys spending time with friends and watching movies.

“I chose Santa Clara because of the strong academics and the Jesuit tradition of the school. In addition, I found that Santa Clara offered a tight-knit water polo community that is very competitive within our league.”

Recent Games
Apr 12 at Concordia (Cal.) W, 14-8
Apr 13 at Cal Baptist W, 7-6
Apr 22 at Pacific L, 8-7
Apr 23 at UC Davis L, 12-9
Apr 28 Azusa Pacific L, 7-6
Apr 30 Fresno Pacific W, 5-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
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Saves - -
Save pct 0.0 0.0
Wins - -
Losses - -
Ties - -
Win pct 0.0 0.0
Date Opponent Score gs qtr ga sv sv%
Jan 28 at Cal St. Monterey Bay W, 11-9 - - - - -
Feb 2 Hawaii L, 16-6 - - - - -
Feb 4 Cal St. East Bay W, 6-4 - - - - -
Feb 4 Sonoma State W, 8-7 - - - - -
Feb 10 at San Diego State University L, 12-6 - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. USC L, 18-2 - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. Hartwick L, 13-4 - - - - -
Feb 12 vs. Marist L, 8-5 - - - - -
Feb 12 vs. Sonoma State L, 5-4 - - - - -
Feb 18 vs. Stanford L, 19-1 - - - - -
Feb 18 vs. California L, 14-4 - - - - -
Feb 25 Cal St. Monterey Bay W, 10-5 - - - - -
Feb 25 UC Davis L, 11-7 - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Bucknell L, 6-5 - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Hartwick L, 12-10 - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Arizona State L, 14-2 - - - - -
Mar 5 at Michigan L, 17-9 - - - - -
Mar 11 at Cal St. East Bay W, 11-7 - - - - -
Mar 18 Harvard L, 9-8 - - - - -
Mar 19 Fresno Pacific W, 11-6 - - - - -
Mar 31 Azusa Pacific L, 10-9 - - - - -
Apr 1 Loyola Marymount L, 6-3 - - - - -
Apr 8 at Sonoma State L, 8-5 - - - - -
Apr 12 at Concordia (Cal.) W, 14-8 - - - - -
Apr 13 at Cal Baptist W, 7-6 - - - - -
Apr 22 at Pacific L, 8-7 - - - - -
Apr 23 at UC Davis L, 12-9 - - - - -
Apr 28 Azusa Pacific L, 7-6 - - - - -
Apr 30 Fresno Pacific W, 5-3 - - - - -
  gp gs qtr ga sv sv% win loss tie win %
2016-17 - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Total - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
  gp gs qtr ga sv sv% win loss tie win %
Total - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Conference - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
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Home - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Away - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
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Wins - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
Losses - - - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
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