PEPPERDINE 2015: Appeared in 11 games as a substitute for the Waves during her sophomore campaign in 2015 … Took a pair of shots in 118 minutes played on the year … Named a Pepperdine Scholar Athlete.
PEPPERDINE 2014: Appeared in eight games as a replacement for the Waves in 2014 ... Recorded a pair of shots on the season ... Played a season-high 19 minutes against Pacific (10/12).
CLUB: Played two seasons for the Naperville Soccer Association and two years for Sockers FC Chicago ... Won a US Club Regional Championship with Naperville in 2011, making it to the club National Finals that year ... Also won the 2011 Atlanta Final Four Showcase, 2012 NSR Gold Cup and 2012 CASL Championship with Naperville ... Won the 2010 Illinois State Championship with Chicago FC and took third in the ECNL Great Lakes Division.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped two varsity seasons at IC Catholic Prep, playing as a freshman and senior ... Only played club the other two years ... Scored 30 goals and recorded 22 assists as a senior for the Knights ... Named to the Suburban Life Media All-Area team and the All-Suburban Christian Conference team as a senior ... Was team MVP as a senior ... Team won a sectional, regional and conference championship in 2014 ... Was valedictorian of her class ... Earned Illinois State Scholar honors and the Bausch and Lomb Honor Honorary Science Award ... Was on First Honor Roll and the National Honor Society ... Also played three years of varsity basketball, earning all-conference honors.
PERSONAL: Born in Downers Grove, Ill. to Don and Gail Vitek ... Has two brothers; Andrew and Robert, and one sister; Gretchen ... Chose Pepperdine because it is, "not only a beautiful place to be, but also a place to get a great education and be a part of an amazing community. I feel so lucky to have the chance to play soccer and be a part of an outstanding athletics program, too."
FAVORITES: Athlete: Joakim Noah, Mia Hamm ... Pro Team: Chicago Blackhawks ... Book: Lone Survivor ... Movie: Step Brothers ... TV Show: Breaking Bad ... Musical Artist: Ed Sheeran ... Food: Sushi ... Sport (besides soccer): basketball