Kelsey Patrick Scores 16; Shay Cooney Williams Adds 15 as Waves Roll Past Dons
Jade McNorton Scores Team-High 12 Points to Pace Pepperdine
Robie Mayberry and Jade McNorton Lead Waves with 12 Points Apiece
Waves Host Highlanders in Home Opener Monday
New Look Waves Open 2012-13 Regular Season At UC Davis November 9
Pepperdine took on Brigham Young Saturday, Feb. 16 at Firestone Fieldhouse and dropped a 67-44 decision.
Women's Basketball vs. Gonzaga - Jan. 24, 2013
Pepperdine hosted No. 17 UCLA in its final non-conference game of the 2012-13 season.
Pepperdine vs. Wyoming in championship game of 2012 Thanksgiving Classic. Photos by Martin Folb
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from York House School in 2012 after earning four varsity letters for head coach Winston Brown ... Led the Tigers to a fourth AA Provincial Championship and a AAA Lower Mainland Championship as a senior and ... A four-time Athlete of the Year ... A three-year member of the honor roll.
AMATEUR/CLUB: Played for the U17 BC Provincial Team as part of the Canadian National Team Program ... Averaged 15 points, 4.0 assists and 4.0 rebounds per game as B.C. earned its second straight silver medal at the 2011 Canadian National Championships ... Competed for the Basketball B.C. Club Team from 2008-11 ... A two-time First Team All-Star ... Helped U-15 club to two runner-up finishes (2008-09) at Nationals and helped her U-17 squad to the national title in 2010 and a runner-up showing in 2011.
PERSONAL: Given name is Alisha Lynne Roberts ... Born in New Westminster, B.C. Canada ... Sports medicine major ... Daughter of Norman and Susan Roberts ... Sister to Norma-Jean and Lisa Roberts ... Chose Pepperdine for the Christian environment and the atmosphere.
FAVORITES: Kobe Bryant (pro athlete); Los Angeles Lakers (pro team); The Foot in our Stairs (book); V is for Vendetta (movie); Community (TV show); Ne-Yo (musical artist); pizza (food); Ultimate Frisbee (sport other than basketball) ... Considers coming down from a 30 point halftime deficit in the semifinals and winning the game to advance to the finals as her top sports moment ... Loves basketball for "Everything from the sound of the ball being dribbled to the feeling of victory. The way the team becomes a family to the road trips and team bonding games. Running lines in practice and the feeling of accomplishment when you get a move you've been working on down." ... Enjoys reading during her free time.