Women's Soccer Player Picked to Attend NCAA Leadership Conference
May 3, 2002
EUGENE, Ore. - University of Oregon women's soccer senior Lindsey Peterson was one of about 300 student-athletes chosen to attend the sixth annual NCAA Foundation Leadership Conference from May 26-30 at Orlando, Fla.
Participants are from all three divisions of the NCAA attend the five-day conference which helps enhance leadership and communication skills for the student-athletes.
Peterson, a three-year letterwinner at the defender position for the Ducks, is a native of Port Orchard, Wash. She is majoring in business administration.
To be nominated, one must be in good academic standing and have athletics eligibility remaining the following year. Student-athletes also must demonstrate an ability or strong desire to be leaders.
Junior women's basketball player Shaquala Williams represented Oregon last year.