Beau Vandeweghe
Beau  Vandeweghe

RS Senior

Carlsbad, Calif.

High School:
La Costa Canyon HS


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Waves to Face UCLA in MPSF Tournament Quarterfinals

Pepperdine makes its 19th appearance in the postseason MPSF Tournament.


Pepperdine Swept at UCLA

Leonarto Granato's match-high six blocks not enough to lift Waves to victory.


Pepperdine Swept at UCLA

Leonarto Granato's match-high six blocks not enough to lift Waves to victory.


Men's Volleyball Finishes Regular Season at UCLA, UC Santa Barbara

Pepperdine faces Bruins and Gauchos on the road before opening the 2013 MPSF Tournament next week Saturday.


Long Beach State Strikes Late to Upend Waves 3-2

Waves unable to hold on to early lead and fall in five sets to Long Beach State.


Pepperdine vs. UCLA - April 10, 2013

Pepperdine vs. UCLA - April 10, 2013 - Photos by Martin A. Folb


Men's Volleyball vs. Cal State Northridge

Men's Volleyball vs. Cal State Northridge

Beau Vandeweghe Career StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader

CAREER: Through four seasons, played in 99 sets and 49 matches ... Averaged 1.31 kills and 0.72 digs ... Tallied 130 total kills.

PEPPERDINE 2013: Appeared in 17 matches and 32 sets as a senior ... Called upon to start vs. Long Beach State (4/6) and UCLA (4/10) ... Tagged down 10 kills in his start against the 49ers ... Disposed of nine kills vs. Cal State Northridge (4/4) ... Also picked up a season-high eight digs against the Matadors ... Averaged 1.16 kills on the season ... Credited with a pair of aces at USC (3/21) ... Posted two blocks vs. the Bruins (4/10) ... Season totals include 37 kills, three assists, three aces, 18 digs, six blocks and 44.0 total points.

PEPPERDINE 2012: Appeared in 12 sets and eight matches ... Tagged down a season-best three kills at UCLA (3/16) ... Also picked up three digs and two blocks against the Bruins ... Totaled eight kills, one assists, four digs and three blocks as a redshirt junior.

PEPPERDINE 2011: Was the Waves' only MPSF Player of the Week (2/14) after a breakout performance lifted Pepperdine over the previously undefeated and #1-ranked USC ... Tacked down 15 kills on a career-best .545 hitting percentage versus the Trojans (2/11) ... Set a career-high versus UC San Diego (3/12) with 19 kills ... Saw action in 47 sets and 19 matches with 10 starts ... Finished season with 80 kills, 47 digs and 21 blocks ... Averaged 1.70 kills, 1.00 digs and 0.45 blocks ... Hit .500 (19-4-30) against UCSD (3/12), as well as tally a career-best eight digs ... Had a season-high five blocks versus USC (2/11) and UCSD (3/12) ... Totaled three service aces during the season.

PEPPERDINE 2010: Played in eight games and five matches as a redshirt freshman ... Averaged 0.62 kills ... Started his second career match at UC Irvine (1/13) ... Had two kills and a block at both California Baptist (1/9) and UC Irvine (1/13) ... Had a kill and a dig vs. Grand Canyon (2/24), and another dig vs. Ball State (3/11).

PEPPERDINE 2009: Saw no action and redshirted his true freshman season.

CLUB: Played with the beach volleyball junior national team ... Played club with Epic 17s and 18s and Seaside 15s and 16s ... Made the all-tournament team at the 2008 Junior Olympics as his team finished second.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from La Costa Canyon High School, located in Carlsbad, Calif., in 2008 ... Played two years on the varsity ... Named an AVCA All-American after his senior year ... Helped the squad to the CIF San Diego Section Division I championship ... Made the San Diego Union-Tribune's All-Academic team ... Also played basketball ... Spent his freshman year at Canyon Crest Academy.

PERSONAL: Born in New York, N.Y. ... Son of Tauna Vandeweghe ... His mother competed in swimming at the 1976 Olympics and in women's volleyball at the 1984 Olympics ... His siblings include Coco, Crash and Honnie ... His sister Coco won the 2008 U.S. Open Juniors tennis title and is playing professionally ... His uncle Kiki played in the NBA for 13 seasons and is now the general manager of the New Jersey Nets ... Another uncle, Bruk, played pro beach volleyball ... His grandfather Ernie also played in the NBA.

FAVORITES: Favorite pro sports team is the San Diego Chargers ... Favorite pro volleyball player is his uncle Bruk Vandeweghe ... Favorite book is War and Peace ... Favorite movie is Dumb and Dumber ... Favorite TV show is Lie to Me ... Favorite musical artist is Tech N9ne ... Favorite sport other than volleyball is basketball.

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