Visalli has been named to every WCC All-Academic team since she became eligible as a sophomore.
The Waves play their first home game on Aug. 25 against Texas Tech.
Women's soccer led all teams with 17 honorees.
Student-athletes were recognized for achieving a 3.0 grade-point average or better.
PEPPERDINE 2016: Appeared in two games as a reserve for the Waves during her sophomore season … Was a Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
PEPPERDINE 2015: Appeared in three games as a substitute for the Waves during her freshman season … Earned WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll silver honors and was named a Pepperdine Scholar Athlete.
CLUB: Played for the Michigan Hawks for six seasons under head coach Doug Landerfeld … Team made ECNL Nationals four years in a row.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played three varsity seasons at Brighton High School … Scored more than 20 goals in her career … Named All-State, All-District, All-Region and All-Conference first team as a senior … Was a four-year Scholar Athlete … Also ran track for the Bulldogs … Team won a Division and KLAA championship.
PERSONAL: Born in Dyer, Ind. to Mike and Mary Healy … Has one sibling; Chase … Majoring in political science with plans to attend law school … Chose Pepperdine, “because of the excellent academics and great soccer program. Also, being by the beach rocks.”FAVORITES: Lionel Messi (pro athlete) … Detroit Tigers (pro team) … Harry Potter (book) … She’s the Man (movie) … Grey’s Anatomy (TV show) … Imagine Dragons (musical artist) … Steak (food) … Football, Baseball (sport besides soccer)