Hurley Named MAAC Defender of Week

Madeline Hurley was named MAAC Defender of the Week.

March 19, 2014

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. – Madeline Hurley was named the MAAC Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the MAAC early Wednesday morning.

Madeline Hurley played great between the pipes for Siena in 176 minutes of action. Hurley recorded 70 saves in her efforts last week. Hurley recorded a Siena school record of 25 saves against Chapman on March 11th as the Saints earned their third straight win after defeating Chapman 10-9 on the golden goal in overtime. Hurley followed up her 25 save night with another double digit save night against Whittier as she recorded 13 saves in 32 minutes of play. Keeping her turnovers to a minimum, Hurley kept her goals against average for the week down to a stellar 9.45.

Hurley and water polo is back in action this weekend for the start of MAAC conference play when they travel to Villanova to face Wagner at 12 p.m. and Villanova at 4 p.m.