Peterson Named Big West Athlete of the Week

Jonathan Peterson
Jonathan Peterson

Sept. 16, 2009

IRVINE, Calif. - UC Davis sophomore Jonathan Peterson was named Big West Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week, it was announced Wednesday by the conference office.

The Clovis, Calif. native led the Aggie men to a team title at the Hornet Jamboree Saturday in his 2009 debut. Peterson clocked in at 19:34 in the 4-mile men's event to take first place overall.

It is the first conference honor for Peterson.

Cal Poly's Kayleigh Tyerman received the women's honor.

The Aggies next travel to Stanford to participate in the Stanford Invitational Sept. 26.