The Waves play their first home game on Aug. 25 against Texas Tech.
Pepperdine stays at home for a matchup with No. 5 BYU this weekend.
It was the second overtime win for Pepperdine this season.
Pepperdine has the top scoring offense in the WCC currently.
PEPPERDINE 2016: Appeared in 19 games for the Waves as a sophomore, making five starts … Was fifth on the team with eight total points, scoring three goals and posting two assists … All three goals came in wins against Fresno State (8/26), Cal Poly (9/23) and San Diego (10/6) … Took 14 shots and put eight on goal … Played 596 minutes on the season.
PEPPERDINE 2015: Appeared in 17 games as a substitute for the Waves in her freshman season … Posted four shots in 292 minutes played.
CLUB: Played four years with the Albion Hurricanes … Was a team captain from 2012-15 … Team finished seventh at 2013 ECNL Nationals, won the 2012 and 2011 USYSNC Texas State Championship, was a 2012 USYNC Regional Finalist and 2012 Disney Showcase Finalist … Scored 20 Goals and had 11 Assists in three ECNL seasons … Was ranked #34 in Texas by Top Drawer Soccer and made the 2015 Girls IMG Academy 150 player pool.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played four varsity seasons at Seven Lakes High School under head coach Amy Davis … Appeared in 73 games for the Spartans, scoring 39 goals and posting 27 assists … Named All-District first team as both a junior and senior … Earned All-State honorable mention as a junior and All-Region second team as a senior … Also earned All-District honorable mention and Academic All-District as a freshman … Team won a District 19-5A championship in 2014 and 2012, and a Region 3 championship in 2012 … Also played basketball, starting at point guard for the Spartans during her sophomore season in which she posted 116 points, 61 assists, 59 rebounds, 65 steals and 3 blocks … Was voted Most Athletic Girl as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born in Katy, Texas to Randy and Karen Byrne … Has one brother; Robert … Mother ran cross country and track at Purdue and brother played basketball at Occidental … Majoring in sports administration … Chose Pepperdine, “because of the great academics and soccer program.”
FAVORITES: Tobin Heath (pro athlete) … Houston Rockets (pro team) … Going After Cacciato (book) … She’s the Man (movie) … So You Think You Can Dance (TV show) … Adam Levine (musical artist) … Hamburger (food) … Basketball (sport besides soccer).