College: Stanford '16, Science, Technology & Society
- 2012 Olympic Games, gold; named Most Valuable Player
- 2014 FINA World Cup, Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, gold
- 2012 FINA Women's Water Polo Player of the Year
- Lead team with eleven goals at the 2012 FINA World League Super Final
- Posted six goals on the way to a Gold Medal and Olympic qualification at the 2011 Pan American Games
- Tallied the winning goal in the 20th round of an epic shootout to defeat Canada 27-26 for the Gold Medal at the Pan American Games
- Scored five times en route to a sixth place finish at the 2011 FINA World Championships
- Three-time Junior Olympic champion
Fun Facts: Youngest player on the team ... Deferring entrance to Stanford University to train with the National Team ... From a family of about 45 cousins, most are successful athletes. Most of her uncles and cousins played water polo ... Joined on the Senior National Team by her sister (Jessica) ... Favorite musicians are B.o.B., Rihanna, Train, and Jason Mraz
Red, White & Trending: April 29-May 5
Jamie MacDonald May 06, 2016
Team USA's women of water polo take a hike (in a Colorado snowstorm) only to be joined days later for an in-the-pool doughnut fest with an Olympic soccer star, May the Fourth takes over timelines, inspirational Paralympic star Brad Snyder adds a title to his resume, Olympic snowboarders have hot springs on their minds, a diving legend pays it forward, Ashton Eaton performs magic, King James makes a celebratory appearance and more.
“I Was Stalked For My Olympic Medals,” And Other Crazy Medal Stories
Lisa Costantini May 05, 2016
Eight tales from Team USA athletes on their most prized possessions that are almost hard to believe.
Water Polo Champ Maggie Steffens Inspires The Youth Of America
Sam Yip April 25, 2016
As an ambassador for the USOC’s Team for Tomorrow program, Steffens spoke at a YMCA.
Red, White & Trending: April 8-14
Jamie MacDonald April 15, 2016
Wrestler Tervel Dlagnev's go-to move is gratitude after Rio qualification, the best balance beam routine ever (guess who?), Cam Newton threatens to become a water polo force, a Purple Heart recipient and Paralympian honors her 'tragic day,' Tyler Clary needs driving lessons, Kobe Bryant trends worldwide, Kayla Harrison says goodbye, Sanya Richards-Ross says congratulations, Aly Dudek can't stop flexing, the Shib Sibs make two appearances and more.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces 2016 Team For Tomorrow Ambassadors
United States Olympic Committee April 13, 2016
Roster of 15 Team USA athletes to lead youth outreach around Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces Best Of March Honors For Team USA Awards Presented By Dow
United States Olympic Committee April 07, 2016
Gymnast Douglas, Paralympic cyclist Berenyi and the women's water polo team earn March accolades.
Vote On Team USA's Top Athletes From March
April 01, 2016
See which athletes made Team USA's Best of March nominations and vote on your favorites.
Red, White & Trending: March 25-31
Jamie MacDonald April 01, 2016
Water polo WNT paves Road to Rio with funny socks, Gracie Gold warms up for worlds success by shopping, Ali Krieger keeps an eye on Darth Vader at the White House, Michael Phelps throws a baby shower, Hannah Teter readies for spring with an intense workout, a constellation of inspiring women's stars appears in Rancho Mirage, and more.
U.S. Women Take Gold At Water Polo Olympic Qualifier
Craig Bohnert March 28, 2016
The eight-team field is now set for the Rio Olympic Games.
U.S. Women's Water Polo Team Qualifies For Rio Olympics And Chance To Defend 2012 Gold Medal
Craig Bohnert March 26, 2016
The U.S. overcame France, 19-0, in the Olympic qualifying quarterfinals to earn its spot in Rio.
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