A 2016 graduate of Moorpark High School ... First Team All-County selection ... Broke the Simi Valley pole vault record (16'8") ... Holds the Ventura County pole vault record (16'6") ... Personal best marks in the high jump (6') and the 400-meter dash (54.55) ... Also ran cross country and played soccer in high school ... Competed for Lucky Strike Pole Vault.
Born Feb. 13 in Valencia ... Parents are Cheryl and Eric Peterson ... Has an older sister named Lauren ... A structural engineer in Muir College ... Most memorable moment was competing at the CIF qualifying meet with a broken wrist and clearing the mark on the pole vault to move on to the next round ... Aspirations of competing in the 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games and designing the Olympic stadium and village ... Enjoys playing the guitar in rock bands ... Roots for the San Fransisco Giants ... Favorite athlete is Sergey Bubka ... Loves the movie Good Will Hunting ... Listens to Foo Fighters, B.B. King, Led Zeppelin and Twenty-One Pilots ... Loves to eat Alaskan king crabs ... Works very hard to achieve greatness in everything he does.