Jenna Hurst grew up in Simi Valley, CA. She began playing water polo at age 9 and started swimming at age 6. In high school she played on the Royal High School water polo team and with that team won two back to back CIF Championships. During this time she also played with Rose Bowl Water Polo Club and on the Cadet and Youth National Teams. After high school she played at UCLA for two years. Jenna’s now in her fourth year at UCLA planning to graduate with a Bachelors in Geography. Her coaching journey began this last year with the 12U Pride Girls team.