Leanna Schroeder
Leanna  Schroeder


Westlake Village, Calif.

High School:
Oaks Christian HS




No. 2 Waves Garner Eighth-Straight Sweep at Zuma

The Waves have won 37 of the team's last 40-sets played for eight-consecutive sweeps.


Beach Volleyball Season Begins Saturday with USC, UCLA

The Waves have winning all-time records against both USC (8-7 since 2012) and UCLA (3-2 since 2013).


114 Waves Make WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes were recognized for achieving a 3.0 grade-point average or better.


No. 2 Pepperdine Sweeps No. 6 Long Beach State on the Road

This is the third time the Waves have swept the 49ers this season.


No. 1 Pepperdine Downs No. 6 Arizona, 3-2

After ending home competition this morning, the Waves will remain undefeated at home with a 9-0 record this season.


 Three-time Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete … WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “silver” honors in 2016 … In three seasons with the Waves, redshirted her freshman
campaign and has gone 10-8 overall, including a 10-7 outing in pairs competition … Amassed a 9-1 record when playing in the number six exhibition slot alongside Nikki Lyons in 2016 and
collected an 0-1 record in the number four position while playing duals in 2015 … Member of the team that earned a spot in the inaugural field of eight at the first-ever NCAA Beach Volleyball Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala. in 2016.

PEPPERDINE BEACH 2016: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete … WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “silver” honors … Member of the squad in 2016 … Played alongside partner Nikki Lyons in the number six position … Posted a 9-1 record on the season … Member of the squad that earned a bid in the inaugural field of eight at the first-ever NCAA Beach Volleyball Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala.

SAND 2015: Charted a 10-8 record in 2015 ... Went 10-7 alongside Samantha Cash ... Won the bronze bracket at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational alongside Cash (3/7) ... Also won the copper draw at the USAV Collegiate Challenge in Hermosa Beach ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.

SAND 2014: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Redshirted first season with Waves.

USA VOLLEYBALL: Member of the USA Beach Volleyball U21 Elite Eight team ... Placed fourth with Paige Hines at the 2013 USA U21 High Performance Championship.

CLUB: Began club career with the Conejo Crush ... Played five years for the Santa Monica Beach Club, an affiliate of the Los Angeles Volleyball Club.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Oaks Christian High School in 2013 ... Played three seasons on the varsity indoor volleyball squad as an outside and opposite side hitter ... Earned All-Tri Valley League first-team status as a junior and senior ... All-CIF second team pick in 2012 ... Led squad to back-to-back league championships and CIF quarterfinal appearances in 2011 and 2012. 

PERSONAL: Born and raised in Westlake Village, Calif. ... Daughter of Terry and Lori Schroeder ... Father is an alum of the Waves' water polo team and its current head coach ... Terry additionally appeared on four Olympic rosters as a player and coached Team USA at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Games ... Parents run a chiropractic office in Westlake Village ... Has one younger sister, Sheridan ... Majoring in art ... Says of her choice to attend Pepperdine: "Ever since I was a little girl, I dreamt of attending Pepperdine. From just a few days old to around age 12, I spent countless days at the Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool deck watching my dad coach, and thinking about what it would be like to go here. It has always felt like home and believe it was always in God's plan for me to be here" ... Uncle Lance Schroeder also attended Pepperdine, while cousin Spencer Hamby is a Pepperdine water polo alum ... Enjoys drawing, painting and spending time outdoors ... Cites dad as her biggest sports hero because "he's taught me how to be a team player and leader, how to be mentally tough, and most importantly to never give up."

FAVORITES: Favorite pro athlete is Misty May-Treanor ... Favorite pro team is the Los Angeles Dodgers ... Favorite movie is Tangled ... Favorite televisions shows are CSI, Hawaii Five-0 and Unforgettable ... Favorite foods are sushi, watermelon and peanut butter ... Favorite musical artist is Jack Johnson ... Favorite sports besides volleyball are baseball and water polo ... Majoring in art.

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