Elise Stroot
Elise  Stroot


Coto de Caza, Calif.

High School:
Santa Margarita Catholic




PEPPERDINE 2014: Appeared in two games for the Waves in 2014, coming in as a replacement against Florida Atlantic (8/29) and UCLA (9/7).

Played 11 years for the San Diego Surf ... Was a 2008 ODP Young Olympian ... Team was crowned Surf Cup Champions in 2005, 2007, and 2012 ... Won the Surf College Cup Championship in 2010 and 2011 and the Surf Thanksgiving Tournament in 2008 and 2009 ... Team made it to the Semi-finals in the Cal South National Cup in 2004, 2008 and 2009 ... Team earned a spot in the ECNL National playoffs her four years, and In 2013 they earned a spot as one of the Top seven ECNL teams to compete at the ECNL finals ... Were 2014 GU18 ECNL National Finals semi-finalists.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped four varsity seasons at Santa Margarita Catholic High School ... Named All-Trinity League first team as a senior and second team as a junior ... Was an Eagle Scholar Athlete all four years ... Earned the Eagle Christian Service Award as a junior ... Scored seven goals and recorded five assists as a standout defender during her prep career ... Team won a CIF Division 1 Championship in 2014 and a Division 2 title in 2012 ... Won the Trinity League title all four years.

PERSONAL: Born in Redondo Beach, Calif. ... Daughter of Daniel and Julie Stroot ... Has one brother; Matthew ... Her grandfather, James Stroot, played basketball at USC ... Great aunt, Sharon Stouder, swam at Stanford and was a member of the US Olympic Swim Team at the 1964 games in Tokyo, winning three gold medals and one silver ... Majoring in communications ... Chose Pepperdine because she, "appreciated the great athletic and academic programs along with its Christian values."

FAVORITES: Athlete: Tim Howard ... Pro Team: Liverpool ... Book: Game of Thrones series ... Movie: How to Train Your Dragon and Moulin Rouge ... TV Show: Big Bang Theory ... Musical Artist: Beyonce ... Food: Sushi ... Sport (besides soccer): Hockey

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