Waves sit in fourth place with two days left of competition.
Pepperdine earns four top-eight finishes in three events to open the conference championships.
Pepperdine concludes 2012-13 season at the conference championships, held in La Mirada, Calif.
Waves earn six first-place finishes at the final regular-season meet.
Waves honor eight student-athletes who will soon be finishing their swim and dive careers at Pepperdine.
FRESHMAN/2012-13: All-PCSC performer in both the 1-meter and 3-meter ... Placed fourth in the 1-meter at the PCSC Championship with a score of 195.05 after registering a 196.00 in prelims ... Also placed fourth at the conference meet in the 3-meter behind a score of 208.40 ... Won the 3-meter at the PCSC Time Trials with a season-best score of 213.80 ... Tallied a 207.90 to placed fifth in the 3-meter at the Beach Cup ... Took third in the 3-meter at the Mustang Invite ... Logged a season-high score in the 1-meter at the Mustang Invite with a fourth-place mark of 212.15 ... Posted a 212.05 in the 1-meter at the PCSC Time Trials to win the event ... Placed in the top-five in the 1-meter in every outing of the season, including first-place performances at the Malibu Invitational and PCSC Time Trials.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Rock Canyon High School in Castle Rock, Colo. in 2012 ... Four-year varsity letter winner ... Served as a captain all four seasons ... Placed 11th in diving at the Colorado 5A State Meet as a senior and placed 16th as a junior ... Was a finalist at the state meet during her freshman and sophomore campaigns ... Holds the 1-meter dive record at Rock Canyon High School ... Team won the 4A state championship during freshman season and placed second at the 5A state meet the following year.
CLUB: Member of the Coral Springs Dive Team and Mile High Dive Club.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Jeannine and Marc Strampel ... Younger sister of Alyse and Tyler ... Alyse is a diver at New Mexico State and Tyler plays soccer at McPherson College ... Born in Naperville, Ill. ... Has lived in four different states and attended 10 different school before college ... Plans to major in Chemistry ... Chose Pepperdine because of its "great academics, Division I athletics program, the location and because the school promotes and teaches great values."
FAVORITES: Tom Daley (pro athlete) ... The Hunger Games (book) ... Teen Wolf (tv show) ... Chicago Bears (pro sports team) ... Harry Potter (movie) ... Watermelon (food) ... Enjoys hiking and spending time with friends and family.