|17 Skyler Peterson
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As of March 31, 2010
Started 7 games and appeared in 20 before leaving the team for personal reasons in March... finished with 6 hits in 20 at bats for a .300 average.
Tech Career Highs
Hits: 2 vs. Texas State 4/13/09
Runs: 1, multiple times
RBI: 2 vs. South Dakota State 3/12/09
Hitting Streak: 4 games from 2/20 through 2/27/10
Started 18 games as a true freshman and saw time in another 16, she played behind Tech's leading hitter from 2009 (Liz Eimen, .346 average) at the first base position... came on late in the season to finish with 10 hits (four hits came in final nine games)... added four RBI and two doubles to the offense... picked up 54 put outs and added 10 assists to the defense... she was walked six times to finish with a .243 on-base average... has had a strong fall practice season and will be called on for a leadership role despite underclassman status.
Played softball and soccer for four years at Pilchuck H.S. ... softball teams advanced to playoffs three times and the 2008 squad won the district and went to state championships ... was a three-time, first-team all conference performer and earned all-area nods three times ... was a two-time all conference soccer player as well.
Born August 31, parents are Dick and Mona ... Dad owns his own towing company and Mom is a home-maker ... Has two older brothers, Todd and Troy and an older sister, Nicole ... Enjoys riding her dirt bike, spending time with family, making people laugh and playing with her niece and nephews ... Aspires to be a firefighter who makes people laugh. ... Major is undecided.