Waves look to ride on recent success at final regular-season meet, and lower season-best times at PCSC Championships.
Pepperdine bids a fond farewell to its four seniors during the final home meet of the 2011-12 season.
Pepperdine hosts its final home meet of the season this Saturday, and will honor seniors Elle Wade, Kristin Scribner, Madison Krall and Amber Seba.
Pepperdine hosts the PCSC Time Trials next week Saturday in preparation for the PCSC Conference Championships on Feb. 8-12.
Waves sit in fourth place after the first day of the USD Beach Cup.
SENIOR/2011-12: NCAA Zone Regional qualifier in the 1-meter event ... Scored a career-best 257.20 in the 1-meter at the Cal Poly Shootout to meet the qualifying standard ... Suffered a season-ending foot injury on the first day of the PCSC Championships and was unable to compete in the postseason ... Won the 1-meter at the Cal Poly Shootout, PCSC Time Trials and the Malibu Invite ... Won the 3-meter at the Malibu Invite with a score of 224.50 ... Finished in second place in the 3-meter at the Time Trials with a career-best score of 264.25.
JUNIOR/2010-11: PCSC All-Conference honoree ... Placed fourth in the 1-meter and seventh in the 3-meter at the PCSC Championships ... Season-best point total in the 3-meter established at the PCSC Time Trials with a score of 238.15 ... Posted a season-best 1-meter score of 238.30 at the PCSC Pentathlon ... Placed first in the 1-meter and second in the 3-meter diving relays along with teammate Tiffany Martz at the PCSC Relays.
SOPHOMORE/2009-10: PCSC All-Conference honoree ... Placed third on the 1-meter springboard with 230.60 points at the PCSC Conference Championships ... Capture a fifth-place score of 198.05 on the 3-meter ... Posted both her season best scores during the second day of competition at the Cal Poly Shootout, totaling a first-place score of 237.35 points on 1-meter and 206.05 points on 3-meter.
FRESHMAN/2008-09: Placed fourth on 3-meter at the PCSC Championships with a season-high total of 360.85 points and was fifth on 1-meter with 354.55 points ... Set a season high on 1-meter during PCSC prelims with 355.30 points ... Was the runner-up to teammate Kristin Scribner in the 1 and 3-meter combination event at the Malibu Invitational, scoring 197.70 points.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated in 2008 from The Lovett School, where she was a four-year letterwinner for head coach Barbara Wyle ... Best 1-meter scores included a 234.65 points (6 dives) and 340.20 (11 dives) ... Served as team captain for two years ... Four-year state qualifier ... Helped lead team to a fifth-place showing at the 2008 state meet ... Left school as its 1-meter (11 dive) record holder ... Set a 1-meter (6 dive) record at the Greater Atlanta Christian Academy ... Lettered in cheerleading and gymnastics and captained both those squads ... Named to Scholar's List every semester ... Coach's Award recipient.
CLUB/JUNIOR OLYMPICS: Competed for the Atlanta Diving Association from 2004 to 2008 ... Four-year Georgia All-Star ... Attended Junior Olympic regional competitions in summers of 2007 and 2008.
PERSONAL: Given name is Leslie Martin Wade ... Goes by 'Elle' ... Born in Atlanta, Ga. ... Daughter of David an Marlene Wade ... Has a sister, Marlana ... Majoring in English and pre-med ... Career goal is to become a heart surgeon ... Fluent in French, which she has studied in school since she was five years old.
FAVORITES: Chris Paul (pro athlete) ... New Orleans Hornets (pro sports team) ... The Catcher in the Rye and MacBeth (books) ... Sling Blade (movie) ... Gossip Girl and One Tree Hill (TV shows) ... Dave Matthews Band (musical artist) ... Malibu Yogurt, cupcakes and chocolate cake (foods) ... NBA basketball (sport other than diving) ... Hobbies include working out, reading and going to the beach.