59 of Pepperdine's student-athletes that compete in the WCC had at least a 3.0 GPA.
Amanda LeCave finishes off two goals, including notching the game-winner in her second straight game.
Sophomore Amanda LeCave scores game-winning goal.
Pepperdine opens the 2012 season on Friday against San Diego at Tari Frahm Rokus Field
PEPPERDINE 2012: Appeared in a pair of matches for Pepperdine as a true freshman ... Earned first career start against No. 22 Auburn (8/24) and secured a 2-1 victory ... Made four saves against the Tigers for first collegiate victory ... Collected decision in 3-2 triumph against Pacific (8/26), recording career-high eight saves ... Posted a 1.50 GAA.
CLUB: Most recently played for the Palos Verdes Exiles in 2012, So Cal Infinity in 2011 and spent four years playing for South Bay Force ... In 2011 and 2012 was the starting goalkeeper for the WPSL Ajax Ameriz women's team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach, Calif., in 2012 ... Was a four year varsity letterwinner for head coach Shelly Marsden ... Was a four-year starting varsity goalkeeper ... As a senior in 2011-12 was the team's co-captain, Bay League first team selection, Daily Breeze All-Area first team and a 12th grade most outstanding player ... A four-time scholar athlete honoree.
PERSONAL: Born in Torrance, Calif. ... Daughter of Bob and Jann Middo ... Majoring in business administration ... Chose Pepperdine because "of the fantastic soccer program and I fell in love with the school and its location."
FAVORITES: Enjoys baking, traveling, reading, surfing and hanging out with friends ... Favorites include Hope Solo (soccer player), Manchester United (pro soccer team), To Kill a Mockingbird (book), Titanic (movie), Man vs. Food (TV show), Jack Johnson (musical artist) and sushi (food) ... Favorite thing about soccer is, "Being a part of a team and the atmosphere it provides. I also love my position as goalkeeper because it is unique and different."