Mike Peterson
Email: mpeters12@ju.edu Tel: (904) 256-7832
Mike Peterson enters his second season with the JU rowing staff as a volunteer assistant and will be working with both men’s and women’s programs.

Prior to JU, Peterson was a girls crew coach for Holy Spirit High School in New Jersey under Joe Welsh since 2007 and helped lead the program to Atlantic County and state championship titles in every season. Along with the numerous titles, several of his student-athletes went on to earn scholarships at major colleges across the country.

Before the girl’s squad, he was a varsity assistant coach with Welch for the Holy Spirit boy’s crew team which won state, Stotesbury and scholastic national medals.

Peterson lives in St. Augustine with his wife Cindy. He also has two children, Michael and Alexa, who each have their own collection of rowing championship medals.