Jacob Peterson
 Jacob Peterson

Bluffdale, Utah

High School:
Riverton HS

Last College:
Utah State





Wolverines excel at Mt. SAC and Azusa Pacific on Friday


UVU wins 16 events, Williams and Hicks break records

Freshmen Ryle Williams and Lauren Hicks both broke school records at the meet.


Wolverines open indoor season with strong showing at Boise State

UVU broke three school records and won a total of seven events on the day.

Enters sophomore season at Utah Valley after transferring from Utah State ...

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Riverton High School in Riverton, Utah ... won the State title in the 110m hurdles and the 300m hurdles ... also led Riverton to their first Boy's State Championship in 2010 ... was also a Region Champion multiple times ... also played basketball in high school and participated in triathlons.

Other College ...
Attended his freshman year at Utah State University (2010-11) ... named to the All-WAC team four times ... posted top five finishes in the hurdles at both the indoor and outdoor WAC Championships.

Personal ...
Graduated from Riverton HS in 2010 with a 3.5 GPA ... born April 24, 1992 ... served an LDS Church Mission in Romania and Moldova from June 2011 to May 2013 ... plans to major in Finance at UVU ... his dad Greg Peterson played football and basketball at Ricks College and his brother Matt also played football (defensive end) at BYU ... also recruited by BYU, Southern Utah and Utah State ... parents are Greg and Hollie Peterson.