Women's Water Polo

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    Avery Peterson
    Avery  Peterson

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Newport Beach, Calif.

    High School:
    Newport Harbor HS

    Height:
    5-11

    Position:
    Two-Meter

    Experience:
    1V

    07/16/2015

    Two Women of Troy Earn ACWPC All-Academic Honors

    Sara Salamon and Avery Peterson stand tall on national academic honor roll.

    05/28/2015

    Three Trojans Named MPSF Scholar-Athletes

    Avery Peterson, Sara Salamon and Monica Vavic pick up academic honors.

    05/08/2015

    USC Hammers Out Another NCAA Semifinal Spot, Topping Hawai'i 14-7

    Monica Vavic becomes the MPSF all-time top scorer with two goals in today's quarterfinal win.

    04/24/2015

    USC Serves Up 19-8 Win Over San Jose State To Score MPSF Semifinal Slot

    Women of Troy are through to the semifinals, facing UCLA tomorrow at 12:30 p.m.

    04/24/2015

    USC Serves Up 19-8 Win Over San Jose State To Score MPSF Semifinal Slot

    Women of Troy are through to the semifinals, facing UCLA tomorrow at 12:30 p.m.

    THIS SEASON: Avery Peterson enters her second season at USC.

    2014: Peterson scored seven goals as a freshman... First career goals came in a two-goal outing in the season opener vs. Sonoma State, setting a career high for herself... Scored in six games overall... A member of USC's NCAA Tournament roster... Earned AWPCA All-Academic honors.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Peterson was a two-time All-CIF Division I Second Team honoree at Newport Harbor High... Named to all-league first team as a senior and the second team as a junior... Selected to the Daily Pilot's Newport Mesa Dream Team in 2012 and 2013... One of OC Register's Fab 15 Juniors in 2012... A member of the CIF Division I Championship Team in 2012... An honor student... Played club for Newport Water Polo Foundation and Socal Water Polo.

    PERSONAL: Peterson is majoring in communication... Parents are Anne and Dave... Has two older sisters, Allyssa and Amanda... Enjoys traveling and going to the beach... Favorite food is sushi... Would like to visit South Africa and Australia... Born July 17, 1995.