Jen Francescon (pronounced "fran-ses-ken") is in her 13th season as an assistant coach with the Eagles. She has helped coach three teams to national titles in 2009,'10, and '17 along with a 2nd place finish in 2018.
Prior to her coaching career, Francescon played two seasons (2002-2004) at Kirkwood, helping them to two national tournament appearances, including a 3rd place finish in 2004.
Francescon then transferred on to play at Morningside College where she scored 693 career points and made 134 three-point field goals while helping guide Morningside to a national championship in 2005.
During her high school career, Francescon's teams went undefeated in both her freshman and sophomore seasons, accumulating a 46-0 record. As a senior, she helped her team to an Elite 8 finish and still holds the school record for 3-point percentage at 42%.
Francescon earned her B.S. in Business Management from Morningside College and is currently employed in the Michael J Gould Recreation Center at Kirkwood.