Ashley Copp begins her sophomore season at Pepperdine after a successful rookie year...One of 11 freshmen on the Waves' roster...An outstanding athlete who has enjoyed a lot of success at the youth level...Part of a freshman recruiting class that was ranked No. 7 in the West Region and 30th in the country by Soccer Buzz.
2005: Started in all 22 games during 2005...Had two goals and one assist for five points...Scored goals in the 4-0 win over Denver and the 3-2 victory over LMU...Also credited with an assist in the Denver game...Took four shots, including three shots on goal...Named to the West Coast Conference All-Freshman Team.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-sport athlete at Coronado High in Coronado, California...Played soccer all four years, volleyball three years and was a member of the track team for two years...Served as team captain all four years while playing soccer and helping Coronado to CIF Championships in 2004 and 2005...A two-time first team All-Western League selection as a sophomore and senior...Earned second team all-league honors as a freshman and junior...Earned second team All-CIF Division III honors as a junior and was a first team selection as a senior...Named "Rookie of the Year" following freshman campaign...Selected first team all-tournament at the Barons Tournament as a sophomore and junior...Also received the Islander Sports Foundation Award for Integrity, Sportsmanship and Friendship as a junior...Voted team "Most Valuable Player" and selected to the San Diego Union Tribune's All-Academic Team as a senior...Voted the volleyball team's "Most Aggressive Player" as a junior...Named a "Scholar Athlete" by the San Diego Union Tribune as a senior and also received the Award of Sportsmanship from the Islander Sports Foundation...Team advanced to the CIF Division III semifinals in 2004-05 and reached the quarterfinals during sophomore season...Ran track as a freshman and sophomore.
PERSONAL: Born September 24, 1987...A resident of Coronado, California...Attended Coronado High in Coronado...Club: A member of the San Diego Surf...Club teams captured numerous tournaments including Surf Cup, WAGS and the Las Vegas Showcase...ODP: A member of the Region IV Olympic Development Program (ODP)...Academics: Ranked in the Top 25 of class sophomore through junior years and was recognized for Academic Excellence in fine arts as a junior...Plans to major in business and Spanish...Considered Santa Clara, Stanford, Southern Methodist and UCLA before choosing Pepperdine...Father, Steve, played for the New Orleans Jazz...Brother, Joshua, played rugby at Harvard.