2017-18: Indoor – Specialized in sprints competing in the 60-meter dash seven times and the 200-meter dash on five occasions. Recorded a season-best time of 7.99 seconds in the 60-meters at the Opener to begin the season. In the 200-meter dash, Peterson recorded a season-best at the GLIAC Championships with a time of 26.43 seconds.
Outdoor – Moved into the NMU record book in both the 100 and 200-meter dashes. Peterson is ranked seventh in program history in the 100-meter dash after finishing in 12.36 at the GLIAC Championships. Finished runner-up in the event at both the St. Norbert Twilight and Spartan Invite. In the 200-meters, Peterson recorded her best time of the season at the GLIAC Championships when she finished in 25.78 seconds, the 10th-best time in school history. Took first-place with the 4x100-meter relay team at the St. Norbert Twilight.