Women's Water Polo

Madeline Hurley   1A
Madeline Hurley


San Jose, Calif.

High School:
St. Francis



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: 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."


Major: Marketing

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.

My Favorite...

TV show:Modern Family

Favorite Athlete: Brian Wilson

professional sports team is: San Francisco Giants and 49ers

Flavor of Ice Cream: Coffee

Pizza Topping: Pineapple

Color: Yellow

Season: Fall, I love sweater weather

Holiday: Christmas

Day of the Week: Thursday

Food: Any Jamba Juice Smoothie

Animal: Baby Giraffes

Flower: Sunflower

Song: Fly by Sugar Ray

Artist: Jack Johnson

Actor/Actress: Will Farrell and Emma Stone

Movie: Anchorman

Book: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

Iphone App: Snap Chat

Lucky Number: 24

Radio Station: Maroon 5 Pandora Station


2012 29/29 755 7-21 11.52 474 202 .426 8 18 5
2013 25/20 592 7-12 9.78 398 217 .545 21 37 19
TOTAL 54/49 1347 14-33 10.76 872 419 .481 29 55 24

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