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Tristan Peterson

School

New Mexico State

Position
First Base
Major
Engineering
Tristan Peterson

Classroom

Peterson is a 2019 Academic All-WAC honoree. He maintains a 4.0 GPA in engineering.

Character

Peterson is soft-spoken and humble despite his large stature. He is highly respected in the clubhouse and was voted as a captain by his teammates.

Community

Peterson is heavily involved in team community service projects at East Picacho Elementary in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Competition

Peterson was named a 2020 Preseason All-American. He led the NCAA in RBI per game in 2019 (1.7). He was an NCBWA All-American and Collegiate Baseball Newspaper All-American in 2019, also earning ABCA/Rawlings All-Region honors in 2019. Peterson was a WAC First Team All-Conference honoree in 2019.