The women's basketball team worked at a preschool in Santa Monica.
More than 1,200 WCC student-athletes received the award.
Pepperdine hosts Westmont on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in an exhibition.
The first home contests are Oct. 30 (women) and Nov. 9 (men).
PEPPERDINE 2013-14: Sat out the 2013-14 season after transferring from Arizona State.
ARIZONA STATE: Attended Arizona State University as a freshman in 2012-13 ... Earned Pac-12 All-Freshman honorable mention notice ... Played in 29 games (all of the bench) and finished first on the team in three-point field goals (28) and fifth in both scoring (6.7 ppg) and rebounding (3.3 rpg) ... Scored nine or more points nine times, including a season-best 18 points in ASU's double-overtime win at Arizona (2/19) ... Also scored 11 points on four occasions: vs. Idaho State (12/30), at #21 Colorado (1/18), at #6 Cal (2/8) and at #4 Stanford (2/10) ... Pulled down five or more rebounds eight times, including a season-best nine boards vs. Binghamton (12/1).
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Bartlett (Ill.) High School ... Finished third on Bartlett's all-time scoring list with 1,350 points, including a school-record 133 career three-pointers ... Also accounted for 200 assists, 203 steals and 461 rebounds during her 112-game career ... As a senior, averaged team highs in points (18.0 ppg) and rebounds (5.9 rpg) while sinking an area-best 74 three-pointers ... Was named Courier-News Player of the Year and honorary co-captain of the Daily Herald Fox Valley all-area team in 2012 ... Other awards included all-state IBCA first team and Sun-Times All-Area first team honors, as well as AP All-State second team recognition ... Was voted the "exceptional player" of the Upstate Eight Valley Division ... As a junior, averaged 10.4 points and 3.3 rebounds and connected on a team-high 41 three-pointers.