#7 Lyndsey Peterson
|HOMETOWN||Cottonwood, Minn. (Lakeview HS)|
Appeared in a school record 52 games her senior season, all in leftfield... Set a school record with 39 RBI and tied with Jessica Yost for the most home runs (12) in a season... Fifth on the team with a .323 batting average... Totaled 54 hits with nine doubles, two triples and scored 28 runs... Led the team with an 18 game reach base streak... Holds seven career records at BSU... Record holder in games played (175), at bats (517), hits (167), RBI (105), walks (46), doubles (44) and home runs (28).
• All-NSIC Second Team
Peterson led the Beavers in several offensive categories this season including: batting average (.362), home runs (9), on-base percentage (.435), runs (27), RBI (30), doubles (16) and walks (17)...The nine home runs and 16 doubles set new single-season program records...The Cottonwood, Minn. native, hit safely in 36 of 48 games and had 16 multi-hit games.
Peterson paced BSU in most offensive categories in 2014 including batting average (.283), home runs (5) and runs batted in (19)…With the five home runs, Peterson has a total of seven in her two seasons in the green and white, which currently puts her sixth on the all-time home run list at BSU.
Peterson’s first season for the Beavers she posted a .304 batting average and lead the team in doubles with 12. She drove in 17 runs while scoring 13 of her own. Peterson competed in 40 of the 47 games this season in the outfield.
Born Jan. 17, 1994...Majoring in Exercise Science.
Career Highs: Hits: 3, 5x last time against Indiana Tech (March 14, 2016), Runs: 2, 11x last against Saint Michael's (March 18, 2016), Home Runs: 2 vs. Minnesota Duluth (April 8, 2015), RBI: 5 vs. Minnesota Duluth (April 8, 2015), SBs: 1, 9x, last against Saint Michael's (March 18, 2016)