Robin Peterson
Robin Peterson
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  • Hometown:
    Boulder, CO
  • High School:
    Peak to Peak Charter
  • Events:
    Pole Valut
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  • College:
    Claremont McKenna


2019-20 (Sophomore)
SCIAC All-Academic Team ... Competed in four events before the suspension of spring sports ... Was second in the pole vault and third in the javelin at the first SCIAC Multi-Dual (a five-team event) ... Set a PR in the pole vault at the Rossi Relays, clearing 10'6" to finish seventh ... Was third in the pole vault at the CMS Outdoor Indoor Distance Challenge meet. 

2018-19 (First-Year)
Came in sixth place in the pole vault at SCIAC Championships at 3.07 meters (10'0.75"), providing three points to the Athena team total in a meet they won by three ... Set a PR in the pole vault at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational with a top clearance of 3.10 meters (10'2") ... Had top-six finishes in the pole vault at all three SCIAC Multi-Duals in the regular season, with a third-place finish in the first one, followed by fifth and sixth in the final two. 

Prior to CMS
Attended Peak to Peak Charter School, where she was a member of the track and field team … Also competed for Above the Bar Track Club … Was an all-conference selection … Earned second-place, third-place and fourth-place finishes in the Colorado state high school championships in the pole vault … Dean’s List member four years in a row.

Attends Claremont McKenna, where she majors in government … Aspires to pursue a career in public service … Volunteered in high school with Inspire Colorado, registering young people to vote … Link crew member … Took a service trip to Ecuador … Father was a gymnast at the University of Illinois, where her grandfather competed on the track and field team … Lists the Harry Potter series as her favorite books … Alice Paul is the public figure she most admires … Chose CMS because it “checked off every single box I could think of in a school and I love how friendly and dedicated everyone here is. I couldn't have picked a better school!”

News Mentions

Athenas Earn First Place in Nine Events at SCIAC No. 1

WHITTIER, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team finished in first place in nine different events in its first SCIAC...

March 8, 2020

CMS Women's Track and Field Earns Quality Results at Host Rossi Relays

CLAREMONT, Calif. - A wide range of scholarship programs descended on the Burns Track Complex on Saturday for the annual Rossi Relays, and the...

February 23, 2020

CMS Women's Track and Field Picked to Repeat as SCIAC Champions

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team, winners of the last five straight SCIAC titles, was picked to make it...

February 5, 2020

CMS Women's Track and Field Opens with Strong Showing at OIDFE Challenge

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Seven different Athenas won individual events and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's 4x400 relay team added an eighth win at...

January 25, 2020