The Waves play their first home game on Aug. 25 against Texas Tech.
PEPPERDINE 2017: Redshirted her first season at Pepperdine .... WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “gold” honors ... A Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Tesoro High School, located in Las Flores, Calif. ... Played four years of varsity soccer under coach George Deverrick … Scored 14 goals and had eight assists on her career … Named the team MVP as a senior after scoring 10 goals on the season … Named Mater Dei Tournament MVP as a senior … Also ran track as a freshman … Was class valedictorian, Titan of the Year finalist and earned the Torch of Excellence in both biology and calculus for her work in the classroom.
CLUB: Played 12 years for the West Coast Futbol Club under coach Doug Swanson.
PERSONAL: Born in Orange County, Calif. ... Daughter of Cathy and Matt Cook … Sister to Keegan, Ally and Kaitlyn … Mother, Cathy, played college volleyball at Michigan Tech … Majoring in biology … Chose Pepperdine because “after visiting other schools, I realized Pepperdine was the best fit for me. I loved the amazing location just minutes from the beach, but besides from that, I loved the unique school experience where teachers and students are in close contact and religion is an important aspect in school life. Finally, the coaches at Pepperdine are amazing and I saw myself thriving here.”
FAVORITES: Favorites include Carli Lloyd (pro athlete), FC Barcelona (pro team), The Shack (book), Miracle (movie), Grey’s Anatomy (TV show), Sam Hunt (musical artist), pasta (food) and volleyball (sport besides soccer).