Amanda Peterson
Amanda  Peterson


Glen Ellyn, Ill.

High School:
Glenbard East



Sports Performance


Buckeyes Host Annual Banquet

Senior Mari Hole named team Most Outstanding Player


Athletics Good Stuff

November 27 - December 3, 2012


Buckeyes Conclude Season with 3-1 Loss to 16th-Seeded Kentucky

Ohio State finishes season with a 23-11 overall record


Buckeyes Sweep Notre Dame in NCAA First Round, 3-0

Ohio State finished with a season-best .512 attack percentage in the win


Ohio State Faces Notre Dame in NCAA First Round

The Buckeyes play Friday at 5 p.m. ET in Lexington, Ky.


Ohio State vs. Toledo Photo Gallery

Ohio State vs. Toledo Photo Gallery


Amanda Peterson

Amanda Peterson Photo Gallery

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Career: Ranked seventh in assists with 2,755 and eighth in assists per set at 8.53.

2012 (Senior Season): Led the team with 1022 assists over 111 sets played for a 8.66 average ... had a season-high 48 assists vs. Minnesota (11/4) ... totaled 47 assists in the four-set win at Houston (8/25) ... had 237 digs on the year for a 2.01 average ... set a career-high vs. Wisconsin (11/2) with nine kills ... two solo blocks along with six kills and a block assist in 3-2 win at Illinois (10/5)... career-best 16 digs vs. the Hilltoppers and again at Nebraska (10/26) ... totaled two kills, 46 assists, one service ace, 16 digs and 3.5 points in four-set win against Nebraska (10/26) ... totaled seven double-doubles this year ... Big Ten Setter of the Week (10/29).

2011 (Junior Season): Played in 32 matches starting 25 of them ... recorded a season total of 1005 assists ... had 26 matches with double-digit assists, including five matches with 50 or more assists ...career-high 52 assists three times coming against Northwestern (10/8), Middle Tennessee (12/1), and Tennessee (12/2) ... had five double-doubles on the year...also finished the season with a serve percentage of .930 ... 174 digs, including a season-high 14 against Northwestern (10/8) ... 68 blocks...tied a career-best with five assist blocks vs. Michigan State (10/22)...129 points.

2010 (Sophomore Season): Played in 22 matches with five starts...season-high 39 assists at Indiana...total of seven kills at Indiana.

2009 (Freshman Season): Played in 20 matches with 13 starts ... season-high 49 assists at Marquette ... season-high eight kills against Cleveland State ... season-best .700 (8-1-10) attack percentage against Cleveland State ... career-high five ace serves against Rider and Bowling Green ... season-high nine digs at Colorado State, vs. Western Michigan and at Marquette ... career-high five assist blocks vs. Western Michigan ... career-high 12 points against Cleveland State ... named the Sports Imports Classic Most Valuable Player.

Glenbard East High School: Played four years for coach Marci Maier ... all-conference special mention in 2005 ... co-captain in 2006 and named all-conference ... co-captain in 2007 and named all-conference ... 2007 most valuable player ... 2007 honors: Daily Herald first team All-Area, Lombard Spectator all-area, Chicago Sun-Times third team all-area, News Gazette special mention ... co-captain in 2008 ... 2008 unanimous all-conference selection ... 2008 regional champions ... 2008 honors: Chicago Sun-Times first team all-area, Daily Herald first team all-area, Chicago Suburban Newspaper Player of the Year, News Gazette second team all-state, Chicago Tribune all-state special mention, Glenbard East Sportsmanship Award ... four-year Academic All-Conference ... Who's Who Among American High School Students ... Illinois State Scholar ... President's Award for Education Excellence ... National Honor Society ... Highest Honors GPA.

Sports Performance Club: Coached by Rick Butler ... four-year captain ... 15-elite team placed fifth in AAUs and 14th in JO Nationals ... 16-elite placed third in AAUs and ninth in JO Nationals ... AAU All-American ... 17-Mizuno team place ninth in AAUs ... prepvolleyball.com class of 2009 Top-50 junior recruits ... 18 elite team ... prepvolleyball.com senior ace #40 ... 2009 Volleyball Magazine Fab 50.

Personal: Full name is Amanda Ann Peterson ... daughter of Alan and Michelle Peterson ... has one brother, Nathan ... enjoys hiking, camping, puzzles, traveling, scuba diving and rock climbing ... majoring in food, agriculture and biological engineering.