The Waves won by scores of 30-16, 30-26, 25-30, 31-29 to improve their overall record to 10-2 and stay atop the WCC standings. The victory was Pepperdine's seventh in a row.
Santa Clara fell to 11-6 on the season and 4-2 in WCC action.
Junior middle blocker Stacy Rouwenhorst (14 kills, 11 digs) and freshman outside hitter Brie Harris (14 kills, 14 digs) each recorded double-doubles. Senior outside hitter Melissa Snow led a solid defensive performance for the Waves as she recorded a match-high 21 digs. Pepperdine totaled a season-high 72 digs in the match.
Freshman middle blocker Toni Muratore posted 18 digs to lead a group of three Santa Clara players who registered double-digit kill totals.