2012: Played in 25 games while starting eight...Recorded nine of her 16 goals in a two week span...Had a three goal game three times over that span: against Pomona Pitzer (3/10), Notre Dame (OH) (3/18), and Iona (3/25)...Had her first career tally against George Washington (2/25)...Also finished with 16 steals.
BEFORE SIENA: A four-year starter at Saline High School...A two-time All-State and All-Region selection, as well as the team's MVP as a senior...Also starred on the school's swim team, and is active on Siena's swimming and diving team as well.
PERSONAL: Born August 23, 1993...Daughter of John and Lori Bundas...Has a younger brother, Michael...Chose Siena for the school's academic programs and the chance to both swim and play water polo at the collegiate level...Also recruited by Marist, VMI, and Washington and Jefferson.
HOWE ON BUNDAS:"Bundas has a phenomenal ability to score the ball under pressure. I expect her to come up big in close games this season."
GETTING TO KNOW STEPHANIE BUNDAS
Twitter Handle: bigbuns16
What I like most about Siena College:The area in general, it is so pretty here and the teachers are very understanding.
Where do you see yourself in another five years:Grad School
My favorite class at Siena is:American History II
My favorite spot on campus is:GYM
Other sports I like to follow at Siena include: Basketball, Baseball, Swimming
What I like most about Coach: She looks after all of us. She knows how hard to push us and encourage us when we are struggling.
My superstitions are: Have to swim at least a 50 butterfly before any polo game.
My best Siena water polo moment: Training trip in California. It was a completely new experience.
If I didn't play water polo, I would:be really bored... all the time
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Why?Jacque Verdon because we have the same sense of humor and we're both crazy.
The funnuiest player on the team: Why?Becca because she makes us all laugh.
My most embarassing sport moment:Belly smacked at halftime in the pool at one of the biggest games of the year.
My most overused phrase in text messages:haha
One thing people would be surprised to know about me:I'm a huge nerd when it comes to Marvel and action movies.
My hidden talent:I can flip my tongue over.
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be? Cops
What is that one thing you can't do without?My phone
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to(why):Italy, Historical aspect.
Hobbies:napping, video games and watching sports
My biggest fear:Big Bugs
If I were a crayon, I would be this color(why) :Razzamatazz
The person who has helped me the most is:My mom
Professional Athlete:Justin Verlander
Pro Sport Team: Detroit Tigers
Flavor of Ice Cream:Cookie Dough
Pizza Topping:HAwaii Style(Pineapple and Ham)
Day of the Week:Anyday I can sleep in is my favorite.