The Waves play their first home game on Aug. 25 against Texas Tech.
Photos from the Waves' 1-0 win over the Titans in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament.
Stephen Wandzura's photos of the Waves' victory
The Waves celebrated Senior Day and a WCC title on Saturday. Photos by Stephen Wandzura and Blake Rovai.
Soccer vs. Saint Mary's (10/29/17)
Soccer vs. Pacific (10/27/17)
CAREER: In two seasons with the Waves, played in 42 games and made 28 starts, with two goals and three assists for seven points.
PEPPERDINE 2017: Started 20 of 21 games for the Waves as a forward ... Had two goals and three assists for seven points ... Scored her goals in consecutive games at San Diego (10/21) and vs. Pacific (10/27) ... Assists came at UC Irvine (9/17), at Santa Clara (10/1) and vs. Gonzaga (10/15) ... Took 15 shots and put seven on goal .... WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “bronze” honors ... A Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
PEPPERDINE 2016: Appeared in all 21 games for the Waves as a junior, making eight starts … Took two shots on the season, putting one on target.
TEXAS TECH: Played two seasons at Texas Tech (2014 and 2015) before transferring to Pepperdine … Scored one goal and had one assist for the Red Raiders … Earned Newcomer of the Week honors during her freshman season … Team won a Big 12 championship and was ranked as high as No. 6 in the nation.
CLUB: Member of the Westside Breakers club program ... Also played with the Eagles ECNL organization.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Marymount High School in Los Angeles ... Played three varsity seasons ... Named All-CIF first team ... Also named the Sunshine League MVP after leading the team in scoring as a senior ... All-Sunshine League first team honoree ... Squad was CIF finalists in 2012 and 2014 ... Team was also state finalists those same two years as well ... Team won the league championship each of her three seasons ... Also participated on the school's track team for two seasons ... Finished second in the pole vault twice in the Sunshine League.
PERSONAL: Born in New York, N.Y. … Daughter to Trudy Smith and Alexander Marmureanu … Has one brother, Nick … Mom played collegiate basketball and father was a professional tennis player … Majoring in business administration … Chose Pepperdine “because of the amazing people and family aspect of the program.”
FAVORITES: Favorites include Kobe Bryant (pro athlete), Manchester City (pro team), If You Feel Too Much (book), The Blind Side (movie), The Royals (TV show), chocolate (food) and basketball (sport besides soccer).