Pepperdine comes into the season No. 6 in the national coaches preseason poll and third in the MPSF preseason poll. Pepperdine returns Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Fan Choice National Player of the Year outside attacker David Wieczorek and adds in former Cal Baptist middle attacker Kevin Vaz.
Pepperdine hosts the first match of the 2019 season when it plays Princeton at 5 p.m. today in Malibu, California.
Check out Off the Block associate editor Jonathan Bates’ interview with Pepperdine assistant coach Brad Rostratter as he talks reviews the 2018 season, recaps the crazy offseason and previews the 2019 season.