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
What’s Really Playing On Team USA Athletes’ Headphones
Lisa Costantini June 22, 2016
13 athletes who are preparing for Rio explain which artists and songs set the tone for competition.
50 Social Media Accounts To Follow On The Road To Rio
June 16, 2016
Check out the accounts of these athletes, National Governing Bodies and media outlets to get yourself Rio ready!
Four Returning Olympians Lead 2016 U.S. Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team
Chrös McDougall June 16, 2016
The U.S. team goes into Rio as favorites to successfully defend the Olympic gold medal.
Celebrate Flag Day With These 80 Patriotic Team USA Athletes
June 14, 2016
Team USA athletes are proud to represent the red, white and blue.
Team USA Claims Third Straight Women’s Water Polo World League Super Final Title
Craig Bohnert June 12, 2016
The U.S. women won their 10th gold in the event’s 13-year history.
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.
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