As a youth player, Siegel captained a local Bethesda (Md.) soccer club team, which was coached by Dave Nolan and Naomi Meiburger. The Bethesda Excel were 2003 National Finalist, and regional champions from 2003-05. Siegel garnered numerous athletic awards, including 2005 Maryland Gatorade Player of the Year, Parade Magazine All-American in 2003 and 2004, 2005 NSCAA/adidas All-America selection, and three-time Howard County Player of the Year. She was also a member of the U.S. National Team Pool at the U19, U17, U16 and U15 levels, respectively. In addition, Siegel earned U15-U17 All-America honors and was Region I team member at U-13-U-17.
A highly touted high school recruit, Siegel went on to play at Santa Clara University. After successful freshman and sophomore seasons, she unfortunately suffered two anterior cruciate ligament injuries. She graduated from Santa Clara in 2009 with a major in communication.
After recovering from her knee injuries, Siegel played in Germany, in the 2.Bundesliga for VFL Sindfelfingen in 2010 and lived and learned from the European soccer world.
In addition to working at Georgetown, she will also coach youth teams for Bethesda Soccer Club and Sporting United. Siegel is a local high school product, graduating with honors from Centennial High School in Ellicott City, Md.