Pepperdine opens season vs. South Alabama on Friday night, faces Nevada and Oral Roberts on Saturday.
Take an in depth look at the Waves as they near the start of the 2014 season.
Kelley Larsen tied a career high with 19 kills vs. the Cougars.
Katie Messing turns in 12 kills and Kellie Woolever gives Pepperdine a 12 dig effort.
Katie Messing enters this week ranked fourth in the league with a 3.68 kills/set average.
Women's Volleyball: Pepperdine vs. Delaware (Photos by Ron Hall)
INDOOR 2014: Redshirted the season after undergoing shoulder surgery … Earned WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “bronze” honors.
SAND 2014: Squad member during 2014 season.
INDOOR 2013: Appeared in 17 matches and 58 sets, with 14 starting bids, as a freshman … Averaged 1.10 kills/set and 0.84 blocks/set … Set a season-high with eight blocks at BYU (11/2) … Credited with four blocks or more in six matches … Posted six blocks vs. UC Santa Barbara (9/6), San Francisco (9/21) and Loyola Marymount (11/16) … Put down a season-high seven kills in a three-set match at San Diego (10/30) … Picked up three digs vs. the Gauchos (9/6) … Totaled 64 kills while hitting .227 (64-25-172) as a freshman … Other season totals include 49 blocks, 11 digs and one assist.
USA VOLLEYBALL: Member of the USA Volleyball A2 team and was an alternate for the USAV Girls’ Youth National Team in 2010.
CLUB: Competed for the AZ Foothills Volleyball Club, East Valley Juniors Volleyball Club and most recently the Spiral Volleyball Club … Qualified for the USAV Girl’ Junior National Championship during five different seasons.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Desert Vista High School in 2013 … Twice selected to the Arizona 5A-1 All-State first team … All-state honorable mention as a sophomore … Voted to the Tempe All-City team as a junior and senior … Broke high school’s record for kills in a single match with 32 during senior season … 2012-13 Desert Vista High School Female Athlete of the Year … Ranked #79 on prepvolleyball.com’s Senior Aces list.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Rita and Mitch Honeycutt … Older sister to Paige and Darbi … Born in Jacksonville, Fla. … Majoring in pre-business administration … Chose Pepperdine “because of the faith-based education, competitive athletic program and beautiful location.”
FAVORITES: Favorite musical artist is One Republic … Favorite book is The Host … Also enjoys water skiing and fishing.