Robin Peterson
Robin Peterson
  • Height:
    5-7
  • Year:
    So.
  • Hometown:
    Boulder, CO
  • High School:
    Peak to Peak Charter
  • Events:
    Pole Valut
  • Major:
    Government
  • College:
    Claremont McKenna

Bio

At CMS
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.

Personal
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

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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

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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

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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

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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