Name: Maggie Steffens
Position: Defender
Sport: Water Polo
Height: 5-8
Weight: 165
DOB: 6/4/1993
Birthplace: San Romon, Calif.
Hometown: Danville, Calif.
High School: Monte Vista High School (Danville, Calif.) ’12
College: Stanford University ’17, Science, Technology and Society; Stanford University ’18, Management, Science and Engineering (M.S.)
Team/Club: C.N. Sabadell (Spain)
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Rio 2016, gold
  • London 2012, gold
  • Named MVP of the 2012 Olympic tournament and set the Olympic record for most goals scored in women’s water polo with 21.
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019
  • Years of participation: 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019
  • Medals: 2 (2 golds)
  • Gold – 2015, 2017
Personal: Daughter of Carlos and Peggy Steffens...Has one brother, Charlie, and two sisters, Jessica and Teresa...Sister, Jessica, is a two-time Olympic medalist in water polo (2008, 2012) and the two played together on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team...Aided Stanford University to two NCAA titles (2014, 2015)...Named FINA World Player of the Year (2012, 2014)...Growing up, competed in soccer, swimming, basketball and gymnastics... Co-founder to 6-8 Sports, Inc., a platform connecting data and technology for youth athlete development currently focused on the sport of water polo…Hobbies include hiking, kayaking and canoeing, writing, singing, dancing and reading…Fluent in Spanish.