Danville Honoring Maggie and Jessica Steffens Saturday

Maggie and Jessica Steffens will receive a key to the town at a ceremony at Oak Hill Park on Saturday.

The Town of Danville will honor its two gold medalists before its scheduled show at on Saturday.

At 5 p.m., Maggie and Jessica Steffens, the Danville sisters who won the gold medal in women's water polo at the London Olympics earlier this month, will be given keys to the town and sign autographs for fans.

Maggie was one of the American stars of the 2012 Games, scoring a tournament-leading 21 goals. The 19-year-old Monte Vista grad against Spain.

Jessica, 25, also played a pivotal role on the team, playing in all six matches and scoring once.


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Jim August 19, 2012 at 03:02 PM
These sisters really deserve it. They worked very hard to achieve it and they are crazy good! Congrats to both of them.
Carina De Herrera August 19, 2012 at 08:43 PM
Congratulation to both girls for an amazing accomplishment that us Danville residents will brag about for many years!
Tiffany (Tif) Debrichy August 25, 2012 at 12:57 AM
Jessica and Maggie- Thank you both for the Devotion & Discipline; work and time of training in preparation for representing the US, in the 2012 Olympic games- the Key to the city along with the medals?!! Excellent!! :-))


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