|Hometown:||Boca Raton, Fla.|
|High School:||Boca Raton HS|
2012: Peterson finished first in 7-of-8 races for the Cobras, and set a personal record in the 8k race with a time of 27:32. He posted a 10k time of 33:34 at the Southeast Regional meet and a 5k time of 17:03 at the Conference Preview meet.
2011: Peterson ran in all eight meets for the Cobras in 2011, posting a season best 29:11 at the Conference Carolinas Championship.
High School- Peterson was a standout runner for Boca Raton High School. A tremendous runner, Peterson set personal bests in the 1600 meter, 3200 meter and 5k during his high school career. He completed the 1600m in 4:31, the 3200m in 10:10 and his best 5k time is 16:36.
Personal: Son Leigh and Joe Peterson.