Paige Peterson
Paige  Peterson


Tucson, Ariz.

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Softball Recognized by NFCA for Academic Success

Flames rank 25th among Division I programs with 3.426 GPA


Nine Flames Earn NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete Honors

UIC student-athletes receive All-America Scholar-Athlete distinction for fourth-consecutive year


Sixty-One Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball and Softball each placed eight on the honor roll to lead UIC


Sixty-One Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball and Softball each placed eight on the honor roll to lead UIC


Sixty-Three Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball led UIC with 10 honorees

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AS A SENIOR (2015):
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Appeared and started in 45-of-46 games in the outfield ... finished the season with one of UIC's top batting averages at .302 after collecting 39 hits in 129 at-bats ... tabbed a .328 average in conference play ... had 11 multi-hit games with three-hit performances against Rhode Island (02/27) and in back-to-back games against Valparaiso (04/11) ... combined for a five-game hit streak twice from Feb. 20-27 and April 7-17 ... was perfect at the plate versus Rhode Island, Oakland (03/20) and Loyola (04/01) ... hit two of her 10 doubles at Detroit (04/04) ... homered against Idaho State (02/22), Oakland and Valparaiso, with her blast versus the Golden Grizzlies coming as her first career grand slam ... posted two four-RBI games against Oakland and Valparaiso ... responsible for the winning runs against Santa Clara (02/21), Youngstown State (04/17) and Wright State (04/24) ... batted .462 with six hits, two doubles, one home run and four RBI at the SCU Bronco Classic (02/20-22) ... led the Flames in runs scored with 26 ... stole one base against Rhode Island ... did not commit an error to maintain a perfect fielding percentage ... 2014-15 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

AS A JUNIOR (2014):
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Started 33 games and played 35 ... named to the All-Horizon League Second Team and NFCA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team ... produced UIC's second-best batting average (.404) to place in the Flames' single-season record book ... hit .431 against Horizon League opponents ... went 3-for-4 against Eastern Illinois (02/07), Wright State (04/06), Youngstown State (04/12) and Valparaiso (05/09) ... produced 23 runs, 42 hits and a .510 slugging percentage off four doubles, two triples and one home run ... homered against Wright State (04/05) ... 11 multi-hit games with four three-hit outings ... had at least one hit in 27 of 33 games with an at-bat ... went on a 16-game hitting streak from April 5 to May 8 ... had her best series performance against Youngstown State (04/12-13) after hitting .636 ... reached base 27-consecutive times ... tallied UIC's best on-base percentage with .466 ... just one error on the season

Had a base hit in DePaul's 1-0 victory over Georgetown in the BIG EAST Championship opener... hit two home runs at Syracuse on April 6, 2013 ... career-high four RBI vs. Seton Hall on April 3, 2013 ... knocked in nine runs in a three-game span (April 3-6)... had three hits against James Madison and two hits against Pacific, UNLV, Washington, Penn State, Texas, Providence, Pittsburgh, Seton Hall, Syracuse and Illinois State

AS A FRESHMAN (AT DEPAUL): Recorded her first home run, hit, RBI and run against Brigham Young ... had a home run and two RBI against Northern Illinois ... ripped a home run and three hits versus Seton Hall ... hit a solo home run against Northwestern ... named to the BIG EAST Conference Honor Roll ... was 1-for-3 and scored a run against USF in the BIG EAST Championship

PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in softball (pitcher, shortstop, third base) at Salpointe Catholic (Ariz.) ... a two-time team MVP ... led Salpointe to a third-place finish in the Class 5A state tournament in 2010 ... batted .407 as a junior and was selected Class 5A All-State second team by the Deseret News... hit .358 as a senior for the 24th-ranked team in Arizona ... had a career batting average of .364 and cumulative ERA of 0.87... threw a no-hitter in the 2010 Arizona ASA state championship tournament ... named to the honor roll seven of eight semesters ... born June 12, 1993, in Tucson, Ariz. ... daughter of John and Paula Peterson ... father played basketball at UC-Santa Barbara ... currently enrolled as an Economics major


AB: 6 at Oakland (05/03/14)
R: 3, twice, last at Valparaiso (04/11/15)
3, seven times, last at Valparaiso (04/11/15)
Streak: 16 games (04/05/14 - 05/08/14)
2B: 2 at Detroit (04/04/15)
3B: 1, twice, last vs. Michigan State (03/15/14)
HR: 1, four times, last at Valparaiso (04/11/15)
GS: 1 vs. Oakland (03/20/15)
RBI: 4, twice, last at Valparaiso (04/11/15)
BB: 2, twice, last at Bradley (04/21/15)
SB: 2 at Youngstown State (04/12/14)
PO: 4, twice, last at Green Bay (04/26/14)
A: 1, four times, last at Wright State (04/24/15)