Pepperdine pays tribute to Codie Cox, Cailey Stuebner, Katie Giacobbe and Blair Kacynski on Senior Day.
Pepperdine honors Codie Cox, Katie Giacobbe, Blair Kacynski and Cailey Stuebner as they compete for the final time at home on Saturday.
Pepperdine earns 10 top-10 finishes on final day of Beach Cup.
The Waves continue the Beach Cup on Saturday. Live results are available.
Pepperdine places second at the Chris Knorr Invitational to open 2015.
CAREER: Through two seasons, owns Pepperdine records in the 200 breaststroke (2:18.76), 100 breaststroke (1:03.42) and the 200 IM (2:06.29) ... 2014 PCSC Champion in the 200 breaststroke.
SOPHMORE/2013-14: Earned PCSC Division I Swimmer of the Year acclaim for the second-straight season ... Paced Pepperdine with 85 individual points at the conference championship, helping the Waves to a fifth place finish ... Point total ranked tied for fifth out of the 140 student-athletes who scored at the PCSC Championship ... All-PCSC performer in the 200 breaststroke, 100 breaststroke and 200 IM ... Also picked up all-conference honors as part of the 200 medley, 400 medley and 800 freestyle relay teams ... PCSC Champion in the 200 breaststroke, breaking her own Pepperdine record with a finals time of 2:16.04 ... First reset the 200 breaststroke record in the prelims (2:18.76) and at the Arena Classic (2:19.37) after first setting the benchmark as a freshman ... Also set and reset the Pepperdine record in the 100 breaststroke at the conference championship, clocking a 1:04.14 in the prelims before lowing the time to 1:03.42 in the finals for second place ... Set the 200 IM Pepperdine record at conference with a fifth-place time of 2:06.29 ... Part of the 200 medley relay team that placed fifth at conference with a season-best time of 1:49.84 ... Also placed fifth at the PCSC Championship in the 400 medley relay behind a season-best mark of 3:54.69 ... Member of the 800 freestyle relay team that placed fifth at conference behind a season-best mark of 7:53.39 ... Won 14 races in eight different events as a sophomore (200 breast, 100 breast (3); 50 breast, 200 IM (2); 50 back, 100 fly, 200 fly, 400 IM (1)) ... Addition personal records flat times set in the 100 free (55.82), 200 free (1:58.37), 500 free (5:24.76), 1000 free (11:41.34), 1650 free (18:51.00), 50 back (28.85), 100 back (1:05.19), 200 back (2:13.72), 50 fly (26.88) and 100 fly (59.53) ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
FRESHMAN/2012-13: Honored as the PCSC Division I Swimmer of the Year at the conference championships ... Set the Pepperdine record in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:20.92 ... Earned individual all-conference honors in the 200 IM, 200 breaststroke and 100 breaststroke ... Also picked up All-PCSC accolades in the 400 medley relay and 200 medley relay ... At the conference championship, placed third in the 100 breaststroke, fourth in the 200 IM and sixth in the 200 breaststroke ... Clocked the team's best times in the 50 breaststroke (30.17 relay split, 30.33 flat time), 100 breaststroke (1:04.89), 200 breaststroke (2:20.92), 200 butterfly (2:10.61), 200 IM (2:07.49), 400 IM (4:40.95) ... Other season-best times include 26.00 (50 free, personal record), 58.19 (100 free), 27.24 (50 fly), 1:00.67 (100 fly) ... Won the 100 breaststroke and the 200 butterfly at the PCSC Time Trials ... Earned a team-best three individual top-10 finishes at the Beach Cup including fifth in the 400 IM (4:40.95), sixth in the 200 breaststroke (2:26.17) and ninth in the 200 IM (2:12.98) ... Posted four individual top-five finishes at the Malibu Invite (400 IM, fourth - 4:41.18; 200 fly, third - 2:12.77; 200 breast, fourth - 2:28.47; 100 breast, fifth - 1:08.66) ... Helped the 200 medley relay team to a season-best time of 1:49.88 at the PCSC Championships to place seventh ... Part of the 400 medley relay squad that placed sixth at the conference meet with a season-best time of 3:56.26 ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
CLUB: Member of the Seal Beach Swim Club since age eight ... National Club Swimming Association Junior National medley relay member in 2009 ... Holds the long course club record in the 100 and 200 breaststroke for the 13/14 and 17/18 age brackets ... Also holds the short course record in the 200 breaststroke for the 17/18 age group.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Los Alamitos High School in 2012 ... Four-year letterwinner and three-year varsity captain ... Placed ninth in the 100 breaststroke at the CIF Southern Section Division 1 finals in 2012 ... Also placed 16th in the 200 IM and ninth in the 200 medley relay with a school-record time of 1:49.18 ... Honored as the team's Swimmer of the Year in 2012 ... Long Beach Press Telegram Swimmer of the Year in 2012 ... Four-time Long Beach Press Telegram Dream Team honoree ... Qualified for the CIF Southern Section Division 1 meet in the 100 breaststroke, 200 IM and 200 medley relay all four seasons ... Most thrilling moment was "winning the Sunset League Swim Title in 2012 as the underdogs" ... National Honor Society member.
PERSONAL: Born in Vancouver, Wash. ... Grew up in Los Alamitos, Calif. ... Daughter of Wendy and Bob ... Has one brother, Nate ... Majoring in psychology with a minor in social work ... Aspires to work in the foster care system or in coaching ... Nickname is "Tigger" ... Participates in various fundraising events in an effort to aid school children in Buyamba, Uganda ... Chose Pepperdine because "I feel I will be successful in a small college environment. I love the small class sizes, the strong interactive relationships of the fellow students on campus, the positive and encouraging atmosphere that everyone I have met on campus seems to have, and its location in southern California."
FAVORITES: Missy Franklin (pro athlete) ... Los Angeles Angels (pro sports team) ... The Proposal (movie) ... Rend Collective (musical artist) ... Baseball and softball (sport other than swimming) ... Bones (tv show) ... Chinese (food) ... Blue Like Jazz and Love Does (books).