Junior tossed first UWM one-hitter in nearly three years
Panthers bounce back with pitching gem
Panthers split pair of games in first day at Snowbird Classic
Milwaukee student-athletes continue to excel
Prior to UWM: Spent three seasons at Madison College before transferring to Milwaukee ... went 5-4 with a 1.91 ERA in 15 games his final campaign, earning conference player of the year honors ... limited opponents to a .221 average, striking out 52 batters - walking just nine - in 56.2 innings ... team finished 43-13 and played in the NJCAA College World Series ... went 4-2 with a 2.89 ERA in 2012 ... made 14 appearances, five of them starts, striking out 34 in 37.1 innings ... posted a 1-1 record in 2011 before being injured and receiving a medical redshirt ... academic all-conference member ... Madison College Athlete of the Year in 2012 and 2013.
High School: Southern Lakes Conference Player of the Year as a senior, with team going 25-3 overall ... earned WIAA all-state, all-district, all-area and first-team all-conference honors ... team captain his final season ... four-year participant and two-year letterwinner in baseball and three-year letterwinner in volleyball.
Personal: Son of Joe and Julie Peterson ... a marketing major ... chose UWM because it was the best fit for him and was a good opportunity both academically and on the diamond ... career goal is to get his degree and play in the NCAA College World Series ... most memorable sports experience was going to the NJCAA World Series three years in a row ... lists hobbies as hunting and fishing ... born November 15, 1991.