Joelle Anderson
Joelle  Anderson


San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Harker School





Anderson, Visalli Named to TDS Best XI Teams

One other WCC athlete earned the honor with Santa Clara's Kelsey Turnbow named to the freshman team.


Five Waves Earn All-Region Honors

Visalli and Harbison are both making their second appearances on the All-Region first team.


Women's Soccer Dominates WCC Awards

The Waves earned four of the five major postseason honors and eight players in all were recognized.


No. 12 Waves Post Record-Setting 9-0 Win Over Pacific

Pepperdine has two games left at home to end the regular season.


Anderson Earns WCC Player of the Week Honors

Anderson posted the second multi-goal game of her career this past week.


Women's Soccer vs. UCSB

Stephen Wandzura's photos of the Waves' victory


Soccer vs. Saint Mary's (10/29/17)

Soccer vs. Saint Mary's (10/29/17)


Soccer vs. Pacific (10/27/17)

Soccer vs. Pacific (10/27/17)


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. … Majoring in Psychology at Pepperdine ... 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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