Illinois finished sixth in team finals; Peters earned All-America recognition in all-around
Three Illini earn All-America honors during event finals
Illinois will look to defend its title tomorrow night at 6 p.m. CT
April 19-21, 2013 // University Park, Pa. // Recreation Building
Hartville posts highest vault score in Illinois history
The No. 6 Illini suffered a 425.400-424.250 loss to No. 11 Nebraska on March 23.
Illinois fell short to Iowa 428.45-428.40.
The Illini took down Minnesota, 21-9, in a match play meet on March 8, 2013.
Blue defeated Orange in exhibition meet on Dec. 9 at Huff Hall
Graduate of Parkland High School ... Coached by Joe Stallone ... 2011 and 2012 junior national team member.
Born Joseph Alexander Peters on June 21, 1994 ... Son of Albert and Molly Peters ... Hobbies include hanging with his teammates and listening to music ... Biggest thrill in sports is achieving goals ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant because he is a winner ... Four-time Academic All-American ... Illinois hero growing up was Justin Spring.