Peterson’s Big Weekend Snags Student Athlete Honors

Laci PetersonWATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha senior middle blocker Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, IL) snagged Student-Athlete of the Week Honors in the NCCAA Division II, guiding her team to the Spikefest Tournament title this past weekend at Faith Baptist Bible College, in Ankeny, Iowa.

Peterson racked up 63 total kills in four matches, averaging 4.84 kills and 5.88 points per set. Maranatha lost just one set in four matches.

The 6-0 senior recorded 23 kills and a .346 attack percentage in the championship match against Presentation and chipped in 13 blocks (4 solo), 31 digs, and five aces and enters this season as the team’s primary attack option.