2013: Named MAAC All-Academic team...Started 20 games, with a total of 25 appearances for the Saints...Ranked fifth in the MAAC with 217 saves... Averaged 8.68 saves per game with a .545 save percentage... Recorded 17 saves in the win against Saint Francis (4/17).
2012: Started all 29 games in which she played...Ranked fifth in the MAAC with 202 saves...MAAC Rookie of the Week (3/6) after posting a career-high 13 saves against Villanova...Also had double digit saves against Gannon (2/18) and Villanova (4/14)...Recorded seven saves, three steals, and two assists against Redlands (3/12)...Also had eight assists and 18 steals.
BEFORE SIENA: Earned three varsity letters at St. Francis...Also played with the NorCal Water Polo Club...Lettered in track and field and swimming as well.
PERSONAL: Born October 21, 1993...Daughter of Kenneth and Virginia Hurley...Has two younger brothers, K.C. and David, and a younger sister, Katie...Plans to major in English or Political Science...Also recruited by Cal, CSU-Bakersfield, Long Beach State, Santa Clara, and UCSB.
HOWE ON HURLEY: "Madelinehas excellent range and passing abilities. She is primed to have a solid year in the cage."
GETTING TO KNOW MADELINE HURLEY
Nickname: Maddy Longlegs
Twitter Handle: @madilonglegz
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be:So You Think You Can Dance
The thing I like most about Siena is:The community atmosphere
The best thing about Siena Water Polo is:How close the team is
Favorite place on campus: Saga during breakfast, especially when the omelet line is short
My superstitions: I can't listen to music directly before I warm up for a game or else i have trouble focusing
Favorite water polo moment: Blocking a 5-meter shot in my first colligate game
Where do you see yourself in five years: Working in marketing and hopefully married to a member of the French Olympic swim team
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is:Swimming and Diving
Three words that describe me:Goofy, Lanky, Easy Going
Funniest Player on the Team is:Sam Voelker because on top of being hilarious she has a funny accet which just adds to the hilarity
Favorite Class: Economics
What I like most about Siena water polo: the team dynamic and locker room sing-a-longs
What I like most about Coach: She is so understanding and makes superb bean dip
If i didn't play water polo I would: be morbidly obese
The player on the team that I relate to the best is: Stephani Pouder because we are both goalies and have similar sense of humor. Also, we both the know pain of blocking a shot at full speed with our faces.
My most overused phrase in text messages: I say "yay" and "wooooh!" if something is exciting, and I don't think i've used them outside of texting.
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I didn't play competitve sports until highschool
My hidden talent is: that I can dance, there's a high likelihood that I have the best "stanky leg"
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be : Pimp my ride because I want tp turn my minivan into a swag wagon.
My Hobbies: Saga sitting, baking and reading the news
Biggest Fear: Heights
The best piece of advice I have gotten is: "Life is too short, so love the one you got, cause you might get run over, or you might get shot" -Sublime
The person who has helped me the most: My parents, I appreciate their unconditional love.
TV show:Modern Family
Favorite Athlete: Brian Wilson
professional sports team is: San Francisco Giants and 49ers