Pepperdine ends the home portion of the season on a high note, and clinches a quarterfinal appearance in the MPSF Tournament.
Maurice Torres leads Waves with his fifth double-double of the season.
Seniors Doug Astor, Joel Lopata, Brandt Ng, Matt Pollock and Chase Ross will celebrate Senior Day on April 7 vs. UC San Diego.
Maurice Torres has a night inside Firestone Fieldhouse, chipping in 23 kills and eight digs in the five set victory.
The #9-ranked Waves opened the 2012 season at home this Saturday at 7 p.m. versus Lewis. The Waves and Flyers meet again at 5 p.m. on Sunday.
PEPPERDINE 2012: Did not see action.
PEPPERDINE 2011: Made first career appearance vs. Harvard (3/15) as a server.
PEPPERDINE 2010: Did not see any action as a junior.
PEPPERDINE 2008-09: Enrolled at Pepperdine in January 2008 and joined the volleyball program in fall 2009.
SAINT MARY'S: Spent his first semester of college (fall 2007) at Saint Mary's College.
CLUB: Competed with Team Oakley as an U-18 and Mizuno NorCal as an U-16.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from
PERSONAL: Born in
FAVORITES: Favorite pro volleyball player is Pepperdine alum Scott Wong ... Favorite pro sports team is the Golden State Warriors ... Favorite book is Ender's Game ... Favorite movie is Star Trek ... Favorite TV shows are 24 and Lost ... Favorite sport other than volleyball is tennis ... Favorite things about volleyball are "the teamwork and the friendships you build."