Standout 2013 Class Boasts Olympic Development Program, National-Level Experience
Michigan Hawks Defender Starts Spring Semester as Early Enrollee
Memorable Big Ten Tournament Run Highlights 2012
Rayfield returns to alma mater for Tournament showdown
Steph Panozzo's two PK saves send Illini to Chapel Hill
2012 - Freshman:Top Drawer Soccer Top-100 Freshmen (#49)... Preseason Freshman of the Year (College Sports Madness)...Started in 19 of 21 games played her in debut season... Scored her first collegiate goal and game-winner in the 3-1 win over Milwaukee... Scored her second goal and gamewinner in 1-0 win over Ohio State... Connected on both her penalty kicks in the shootout victories over Minnesota and Missouri.
High School/Club: Three-time Michigan High School Soccer Coaches Association Dream Team selection ... Was a Division-I State Champion with Portage Central High School as a freshman in 2009 ... Selected as a captain to lead Portage in the spring of 2012 ... Played club soccer with the Michigan Hawks, earning the ECNL National Championship in June 2012 and a regional championship in 2010 ... Michigan and Region II ODP team member from 2005-10, leading the team to appearances in state, inter-regional and international tournaments as well as to the ODP National Championships ... 2010 ECNL Winter Showcase All-Event Team ... Participated in the 2011 ECNL/id2 National Camp and the 2012 ECNL Combine ... 2012 Kalamazoo GazetteWomen's Soccer Player of the Year.
Personal: Peterson's brother, Jacob, plays professional soccer for Sporting Kansas City (MLS) following an All-American collegiate career at Indiana University where he won NCAA National Championships in 2003-04.