Lynn Williams Records First Career Hat Trick; Anisa Guajardo Adds Two Goals
Lynn Williams Notches Third Game-Winner of the Season; Roxanne Barker Becomes Pepperdine's Career Wins Leader (46)
Pepperdine opens the 2012 season on Friday against San Diego at Tari Frahm Rokus Field
The nine WCC schools put a total of 1,093 student-athletes on the list from the 13 sports that the conference sponsors, which is another new conference record.
Friday marks Senior Day for Laura Cole, Karissa Garcia and Myriah Stockman.
PEPPERDINE 2011: Saw action in two games as a defender during her freshman season ... Earned WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll "bronze" honors.
ODP: Took part in the 2008 Super Y ODP National Camp in Florida.
CLUB: Played with De Anza Force 92 Girls Blue, which won the 2009 national championship and Northern California State Cup titles in 2009 and 2010 ... Was a starter for five years and recorded the most minutes of any field player ... In lieu of high school soccer, played futsal at Foothill College.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Monta Vista High School, located in Cupertino, Calif., in 2011 ... Played on the varsity as a freshman before focusing on club soccer the next three years ... A prep teammate of fellow Wave Michelle Pao ... Helped Monta Vista reach the Central Coast Section semifinals in 2008 ... Earned academic awards in math and science.
PERSONAL: Born in Palo Alto, Calif. ... Daughter of Albert Pedrazza and Susanne Mierendorf ... Has one brother, Stefan ... Speaks fluent German and Spanish ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because of "the inspirational coaches, challenging academics and a hard-working soccer team that treats each other like family. I like how personal and small the school is and how everyone cares for each other. The Christian influence and the beautiful view enticed me immediately as well as the friendly student body."
FAVORITES: Also enjoys reading, baking cookies, traveling and learning new languages ... Lists her sports hero as Hope Solo ... Favorites include Xavi Hernandez (pro soccer player), FC Barcelona (pro soccer team), The Testament by John Grisham (book), Nacho Libre (movie), Criminal Minds (TV show), Enrique Iglesias (musical artist), pesto spaghetti (food) and swimming (sport other than soccer) ... Enjoys soccer because "it has made me into the passionate and hard-working person I am today."