Pepperdine opens the 2012 season on Friday against San Diego at Tari Frahm Rokus Field
PEPPERDINE 2011: Redshirted her freshman season.
ODP: Was in the Cal South 1993 state pool at the ages of 16 and 17.
CLUB: Played with the Eagles Soccer Club for seven years ... A finalist at the 2009 Surf Cup Super Group, 2009 National Cup and 2009 Far West Regional.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Adolfo Camarillo (Calif.) High School in 2011 ... Did not compete as a senior or junior due to injuries ... Earned All-Pacific View League first team honors as a freshman and sophomore ... Earned all-area notice for her eight-goal, 13-assist sophomore season ... Also lettered in track and field ... Graduated with high honors and was a four-year scholar-athlete.
PERSONAL: Born in West Hills, Calif. ... Daughter of Brian and Karen Lariviere ... Has one brother, Matthew ... Majoring in sports medicine ... Has a USYS "E" coaching license ... Chose Pepperdine because "it's close to my home and the beach, and I knew it was a perfect fit because of the coaching staff and soccer program."
FAVORITES: Enjoys going to the beach, music, surfing, volleyball and going to the gym ... Lists her sports hero as Oguchi Onyewu ... Favorites include Oguchi Onyewu (pro soccer player), FC Barcelona (pro soccer team), The Notebook (book), Finding Nemo (movies), Workaholics, How I Met Your Mother and Tosh.0 (TV shows), Green River Ordinance (musical artists) ... macaroni and cheese and bacon (food) and beach volleyball (sport other than soccer) ... Favorite things about soccer are "the fast pace, the team atmosphere and always having to keep your head up to anticipate what is going to happen next."