Lisa Petersen
Lisa  Petersen


Fremont, Calif.

High School:
Mission San Jose HS '02



Religious Studies

2004-05: Scored 6.0 points at Big West Conference Championships, finishing 12th in 1,650 free (18:00.94), 16th in 1,000 (10:41.27)... Also hit season bests in 200 free (1:59.49) and 500 free (5:12.92) at conference.

2003-04: Earned second swims at PCSC Championships in 200 fly (13th, 2:13.70), 200 free (19th, 1:59.07) and 500 free (23rd, 5:15.16 in prelims)... Also competed in both sprint free events and 200 medley relay at conference meet.

2002-03: Competed at NCAA Championships in 200 fly (26th, 2:13.98), 200 free (37th, 1:58.06) and as member of 200 and 800 free relays... Narrowly missed All-America honors as 800 squad finished 9th (7:38.04 prelim)... Earned second swims at PCSC meet, placing 15th in 200 fly (2:12.70 prelim) and 18th in 100 free (54.37)... Also hit NCAA `B' qualifying standards with 200 free PR of 1:57.43 at conference meet.

MISSION SAN JOSE HS '02: Earned Athlete of the Year and twice won Athlete of the Month honors in swimming... Named MVP as a sophomore, then captured Coaches' Award as a junior and senior... Voted team captain as a senior... Team won back-to-back Mission Valley Athletic League titles... Also a water polo standout, garnering first team All-MVAL honors in 2002, second team in 2001... Was team captain and winner of Coaches' Award... Also swam for Mission San Jose Aquatics club for four years, helping set 800 free relay team record.

PERSONAL: Born in Fremont, Calif.... Majoring in religious studies... Daughter of Ken & Jen Petersen... Brother, Adam, swam for the Aggie men's swim team.