As a Junior:
Placed 10th at the Atlantic 10 Championships in the 1,650-yard free (16:45.19) and 12th in the 500-yard free (4:45.65) ... ranked fourth on the UMass team in the 1,650-yard free (16:45.19 at A-10's) and 400-yard IM (4:10.34 at A-10's), fifth in the 500-yard free (4:45.65 at A-10's), sixth in the 1,000-yard free (10:04.64 vs. Boston University) and 200-yard fly (2:03.88 vs. UMBC), seventh in the 200-yard IM (2:05.25 vs. New Hampshire), and ninth in the 200-yard back (2:05.35 vs. New Hampshire).
As a Sophomore:
Ranked third on the team in the 1,650-yard free (16:43.04 at Atlantic 10's) and 400-yard IM (4:11.17 at A-10's) and fourth in the 500-yard free (4:47.05 at A-10's).
As a Freshman:
Ranked fourth on the team in the 1,000-yard free (10:14.87 at Miami), 1,650-yard (16:47.99 at A-10's) and 400-yard IM (4:13.92 at A-10's) ... ranked sixth on the team in the 500-yard free (4:49.67 at A-10's).
Four-year letterwinner at College Park (Calif.) High School . ... set the school record in the 200-yard free ... twice named team's Most Valuable Athlete.
Full name is Scott Joseph Peterson ... born July 17, 1981, in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... son of Richard and Diane Peterson . ... majoring in Economics.