|Hometown:||Santa Clara, CA|
|High School:||Santa Clara|
Peterson was named to the All-Conference Second Team her freshman year with Hancock. She went 13-14 in the circle with 15 complete games and a 3.22 ERA. She struck out 104 batters over 184 2/3 innings. Peterson also hit .250 with 17 RBI and 14 runs in 92 at-bats. She played a three-time All-League First Team softball player, and a four-time First Team All-League soccer player at Santa Clara High School. She plans to become a genetics counselor. Peterson can ride a unicycle.