Joelle Anderson
Joelle  Anderson


San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Harker School





Anderson Scores Twice in 2-1 Win at BYU

The Waves have four games left in the regular season as they look to defend their WCC title.


Pepperdine Dominates Santa Clara 5-0 on the Road

The last team to beat the Broncos by five or more goals at home was Stanford in 2008.


Waves Shut Down UC Santa Barbara in 1-0 Win

Pepperdine is back on the road for two games in the Bay Area next week.


Pepperdine Comes Back to Beat UC Irvine 4-1

The Waves have one non-conference game remaining on Friday.


Season Outlook: Pepperdine Women's Soccer

The Waves play their first home game on Aug. 25 against Texas Tech.


Soccer vs. Gonzaga (10/15/17)

Soccer vs. Gonzaga (10/15/17)

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three years of varsity soccer at The Harker School in San Jose, Calif. under coach Iman Siadat … Scored 101 goals in her career, with 35 assists … Named the Team MVP as a senior, as well as Forward of the Year by the West-Bay Athletic League … Named a Player of the Week by Maxpreps … Has the second most career goals in school history.

CLUB: Played 10 years of club soccer with the De Anza Force … Member of the 2013 ENCL National Championship team … Took third place at ECNL Nationals in both 2014 and 2015 … Took second place at ECNL Nationals in 2016 … Donosti Cup (Spain) Champions in 2013 … Seven-time NorCal State Cup Champions (2010-2017).

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif. to Michelle and Peter Anderson … Sister to Jeremiah and Jarrett … Brother, Jeremiah, plays soccer at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, Calif. … Chose Pepperdine because “it is a top-rated private Christian school with an amazing reputation. The campus is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. When I met the soccer coaches, I knew in that moment that Pepperdine would be the right place for me to play soccer, be a part of an amazing athletic environment and achieve my academic goals. I couldn’t ask for a better place to spend the next four years of my life.”

FAVORITES: Lionel Messi (Pro Athlete) … Golden State Warriors (Pro Team) … The Great Gatsby (Book) … She’s the Man (Movie) … New Girl (TV Show) … Chance the Rapper (Musical Artist) … Chocolate Ice Cream (Food) … Basketball (Sport Besides Soccer)

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