|Hometown:||St. Louis, Mo.|
|High School:||St. Louis University|
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2003: Saw action in six contests... earned an assist against Cal Maritime... posted six steals.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended St. Louis University High School and was a goalkeeper under coaches Paul Baudendistel and Charlie Busenhart... led team to 20-2 record his senior season... team took the state championship title in 2001 and runner-up in 2000... was named second-team All-State goalie in 2000 and first-team in 2001... recorded a 75 percent save percentage his senior year, the school record... his goals against average was less than three all four years he played.
PERSONAL: Full name is John Michael Petersen... parents are J. Scott and Elizabeth Petersen... has one sister Elisa... played club water polo for the Jungle Cats, who participated in the 2001 Junior Olympics, and for Daisy Water Polo, coached by Don Casey... major is civil engineering and minor is economics.
Petersen's Career Statistics
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