Erin, the daughter of Michael and Tina Tinneny of
Collegeville, Pennsylvania is a graduate student at
Jefferson University in Philadelphia. She received
multiple honors and awards for her performance on the
university’s women’s soccer team during 2019. The latest
of these was being chosen to play on the prestigious
Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team. Players
are selected for the team by representatives of the
athletic communications offices of 30 academic
institutions in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
year she led the conference in goals against average
(0.66), save percentage (.841, shutouts (7) and wins
(12). She had 53 saves in the 2019 season. She conceded
a goal in just five of her 17 games the net.
In addition to being selected for the Academic All-Area
Team this year she was named the CACC Goalkeeper of the
Year and to the All-CACC First Team. She received the
D2CCA All-Region Second Team accolades and was named the CACC Tournament Most Valuable Player. Her team,
the Rams, captured their fourth CACC Championship.
Erin receiving the 2019 CCAC Tournament
Most Valuable Player award.
Erin being presented the 2019 Women’s Soccer
First Team Award and the 2019 Women’s Soccer
Goalkeeper of the Year Award.
Erin is the granddaughter of Terrence and Regina Tinneny
of Collegeville, great-granddaughter of
John and Helen Tinneny of Philadelphia,
and Gertrude Tinneny
and the great-great-great-granddaughter of
“Yankee Pat” Tinneny
of Goladuff, Newtownbutler, County Fermanagh, Northern
Ireland; Greenock, Scotland and Philadelphia and his
Sources: Jefferson Rams Athletic press releases.