|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Helix Charter HS|
|Previous College:||Santa Barbara CC|
UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara City College
Played two seasons for Teddy Warrecker and the Vaqueros ... Pitched 28 innings in 2010 and 13 innings in 2009 ... Tossed eight solid innings vs. Pasadena Junior College in 2009, allowing just one run and struck out 13 ... Said of the game "That was fun."
Was a four-year letterwinner at Helix Charter High for coach Cole Holland ... Was an All-Grossmont South League selection in 2004 and 2005 ... Led San Diego County in doubles, with 23, in 2005 ... Was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune's All-Academic Team all four years.
Jeremy Peterson was born on March 4, 1989 to parents Robin and Jack Peterson in San Diego ... Has two older siblings - Kelsey and Jesse ... Majoring in psychology at UCSB and plans on becoming a sports psychologist ... Nickname is JP ... Roots for the Chargers, Padres and Boston Celtics ... Favorite movies are "Remember the Titans" and "Cool Runnings" ... Favorite novel is "Water for Elephants" ... Watches "Family Guy" and "Ultimate Knockouts" on TV ... Was also recruited by Hawai'i and Delaware.