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Pepperdine Men's Tennis

School team name: Waves

School colors: Blue and orange

Athletic mascot: Willie the Wave

NCAA Division I teams

Men's Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Water Polo

Women's Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Highlights: The highlight of the season was the men's tennis national championship victory (a Pepperdine first) over undefeated Georgia in May, capping a 36-2 season. Pepperdine athletic teams compiled an overall record of 190‚ÄČ-101-3 in the 2005-06 school year, a 0.651 winning percentage. An impressive 78 percent of student-athletes complete their bachelor's degrees (compare to 56 percent nationally).

2005-2006 honors at a glance: Top 25 team finishes (8); best-ever U.S. Sports Academy Directors' Cup standing (36th); 2nd straight Div. I-AAA Directors' Assn. All-Sports Trophy (non-football); WCC team championships (5); National Coach of the Year (1); WCC Coach of the Year (3); NCAA post-season qualified athletes (7); All-American athletes (5); Player of the Year (3); Freshman of the Year (1); Scholar-Athlete of the Year (1)

National team championships

Baseball:
1992 NCAA Div. I

Football:
1947 National Small College Football

Golf:
1997 NCAA Div. I Men's

Tennis:
1952 NAIA Men's
1984 NCAA Div. I Doubles
1985 NCAA Div. I Doubles
1988 NCAA Div. I Singles
2006 NCAA Div. I Men's

Volleyball:
1978 NCAA Div. I Men's
1985 NCAA Div. I Men's
1986 NCAA Div. I Men's
1992 NCAA Div. I Men's
2005 NCAA Div. I Men's

Water Polo:
1997 NCAA Div. I Men's

Tel: 310-506-4150

URL: www.pepperdinesports.com

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