Grace Leah Baughn
Grace Leah  Baughn


Norcross, Ga.

High School:
Wesleyan School





77 Waves Earn WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll Status

More than 1,200 WCC student-athletes received the award.


2013-14 Pepperdine Athletics Year in Review

The school year was highlighted by sand volleyball's national championship and baseball's postseason run.


Women's Hoops Season Ends in WCC Quarterfinals to BYU

Ea Shoushtari set a WCC Tournament record with eight steals.


Women's Hoops Knocks off Santa Clara, 80-74, in WCC First Round

Ea Shoushtari (30) and Grace Leah Baughn (19) had career highs for the Waves, who will face BYU on Friday.


Women's Hoops Falls in Home Finale to San Diego

The Waves close out the regular season at San Francisco and Santa Clara next weekend.


Women's Basketball vs. Santa Clara (3/6/2014

Kyle Terada of the WCC provided these photos of the Waves' 80-74 first-round win over Santa Clara.


Women's Basketball vs. Westmont (10/30/2013)

Jeff Golden's photos of the Waves' 57-55 home exhibition win over Westmont.


Women's Basketball vs. USF (3/6/2012)

Photos courtesy of the West Coast Conference from the Waves' first-round loss to the Dons.


Waves vs. Brigham Young (2/16/12)

Pepperdine took on Brigham Young Saturday, Feb. 16 at Firestone Fieldhouse and dropped a 67-44 decision.


Pepperdine vs. Wyoming - 11/24/12

Pepperdine vs. Wyoming in championship game of 2012 Thanksgiving Classic. Photos by Martin Folb

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Baughn Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

PEPPERDINE 2013-14: Appeared in 30 games, making nine starts as a junior ... Earned WCC All-Academic honorable mention, WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll Bronze honors and Pepperdine Scholar Athlete ... Averaged 5.1 points and 3.0 rebounds in 16.6 minutes per game ... Was third on the team with 20 3-pointers made (20-for-67) ... Scored a career-high 19 points in the Waves' WCC Tournament win over Santa Clara (3/6/14) ... Grabbed a career-best 11 rebounds against Santa Clara in the regular season (3/1/14), hitting 4-of-4 threes in the game ... reached double-digits in scoring five times on the year ... Matched her previous career-high with 16 points against Pacific (1/18/14), going 4-for-5 from beyond the arc in the game.

PEPPERDINE 2012-13: Appeared in 27 games as a sophomore ... Earned WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll "bronze" honors and was a Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Averaged 2.9 points in 8.9 minutes ... Made first career start at Washington (11/27/12) ... Turned in a career day in Pepperdine's upset victory against Saint Mary's (3/1/13), scoring a career-high 16 points in 16 minutes ... Went 3-for-4 from long distance and made all seven free throws against the Gaels ... Connected for three triples in a nine-point outing against UC Riverside (11/12/12) to go along with a season-high six rebounds ... Made a season-high four field goals at San Francisco (2/28/13), finishing with nine points.

PEPPERDINE 2011-12: Appeared in 12 games for the Waves as a freshman guard ... Earned WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll "silver" honors and was a Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Averaged 0.7 points and 0.5 rebounds in 29 minutes of play overall ... Scored her first collegiate points as she hit two free throws and added her first assist vs. Gonzaga (1/5) ... Collected first collegiate board at Tennessee (11/13) ... Scored a season and career high four points on 2-of-2 shooting and collected a season high two defensive rebounds at San Diego (1/28) ... Also hit one basket at BYU (1/12).

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Wesleyan School located in Norcross, Ga. in 2011 ... Played four years of varsity basketball ... Finished her career with 1,208 total points, 529 rebounds, 198 assists, 287 steals and 111 three-pointers made ... Averaged 13.8 points per game as a senior ... Named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State first team, AJC All-Gwinnett County first team, GAGC First Team All-State and was the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association- North Georgia Player of the Year ... ... McDonald's All-American nominee ... Helped team win four basketball state championships, becoming just the first Gwinnett County player to win four state championships in basketball ... 2011 basketball team was ranked No. 20 in ESPN's national rankings ... Also lettered four years in volleyball and track ... Is a highly decorated volleyball athlete, as she holds the school career dig record and is third in career kills with over 1,000 ... Was named the Gwinnett County Player of the Year in volleyball and was an NSCAA All-American ... Won two state volleyball championships and holds the and two track state championships, one as a team and one on the 4x400m relay ... Member of team that holds school 4x400m relay record.

CLUB: Played Nike Elite and Pistols Gold ...Pistols Gold won the U-14 national championship.

PERSONAL: Born in Fairfax, Va. ... Undeclared major ... Daughter of Jeff and Leah Baughn ... Sister to Justin and Christian ... Father Jeff played basketball at Faulkner University and brother Justin played football at Samford ... Loves to sing and has been in three musicals, Annie, The Music Man and Footloose ... Was a member of Chapel Band for two years ... Received prestigious Faculty Cup for academics as a senior ... A member of a variety of honors societies, including the National Honor Society, National Spanish Society, National Science Society and Mu Alpha Theta ... Chose Pepperdine because "of the strong Christian mission, the community and environment, the location and the amazing leadership on the basketball team."

FAVORITES: Hobbies include playing beach volleyball and tennis, swimming , going to the lake and singing ... Lists her biggest sports hero as Mark Price because "he demonstrates how to live a Christian life while being an NBA star and is an amazing shooter." ... Favorite pro basketball player is Rajon Rondo ... Favorite pro basketball team is the Atlanta Hawks ... Favorite book is The Lucky One ... Favorite movie is The Notebook ... Favorite TV show is Wipeout ... Favorite musical artist is Chris Tomlin ... Favorite food is chicken quesadilla ... Favorite sport other than basketball is volleyball ... Enjoys basketball because "I love the adrenaline rush that I get when my team or I do something great. There is nothing as great as knowing at the end of a victory that everybody worked together and worked hard."

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