Waves boast a fall team GPA of 3.22.
Jessica Mosbaugh wins 200 breaststroke with record-setting performance.
Pepperdine enters the final day of the conference championship in fourth place.
Sydney Newman places second in 3-meter springboard to earn All-PCSC acclaim.
Pepperdine battles at the conference championship starting on Wednesday.
Photos from the PCSC Championships, Photos Courtesy of Priyanka Shah, Erin Himes and Kathrine Kuhlmann.
CLUB: Competed for the Dos Rios Divers and The Wolverines.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 2013 ... Two-year team captain ... Placed second at the Delta River League Trials as a senior after placing fifth as a junior and third as a sophomore ... Holds two school records with a 6-dives score of 250.0 and an 11-dives score of 374.0 ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Also a four-year varsity letterwinning in tennis.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Robyn and Rick Newman ... Has one younger sister, Samantha ... Majoring in chemistry and aspires to become a pharmacist ... Born in Truckee, Calif. ... Chose Pepperdine because "I wanted to attend a small, Christian school with great academics, an excellent athletic program, and gave me a feeling of comfort and acceptance. Pepperdine exceeded my expectations" ... Also has competed internationally on the trampoline ... Junior Olympic Qualifier in both freestyle skiing and trampoline.
FAVORITES: The Giver (book) ... Twister (movie) ... One Tree Hill (tv show) ... Colbie Caillat, Demi Levato, Taylor Swift and Christina Perri (musical artists) ... Mexican and sushi (food) ... Tennis and skiing (sports other than swimming).