Women's Volleyball, inducted in 1986
Peterson, too, is a veteran of the Olympic Games, representing the United States in 1964 and 1968, the first while a student at Long Beach State. Peterson also played in two Pan American Games and the 1967 World Games. She was a five-time USVBA All-American and was national Most Valuable Player in 1969. Peterson also played professional volleyball for three seasons, earning all-star honors in 1975 as a member of the IVC champion Los Angeles Stars. Upon her induction, Peterson was coaching Hawaii-Hilo, producing four NAIA and two AIAW national titles in her first seven years.
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Smith Leads Dirtbags To Big West Championship
Senior RHP Dave Smith celebrated Senior Day at Blair Field with a career-best 8.0 innings pitched, allowing just one run in LBSU's 2-1 win over Hawai'i. With the win, the Dirtbags clinched their first Big West title since 2008, winning it outright with three games remaining.
NEXT GAME: Thursday, May 25 at Cal State Fullerton, 6 p.m.
LAST WEEK'S WINNER: Kemonie Briggs, Men's Track and Field