Cassie Peterson joined the Brown swimming & diving program as an assistant coach in September of 2013. Peterson comes to College Hill after spending two years as the assistant swim coach at Luther College.
Peterson assisted is various aspects of the swim program at Luther, including recruiting, promotion, community outreach and coordinating team travel. In addition, she was responsible for several coaching tasks, such as the writing and execution of workouts and student-athlete technique and development.
Prior to Luther, Peterson served as the assistant swim coach at Nicolet High School where she assisted with technique, meet management, daily practices and general administration.
A standout four-year member of the swimming & diving team at the University of Connecticut, Peterson was a two-time BIG EAST finalist in the 100 and 200 backstroke. Additionally, Peterson was a 2008 Senior National Qualifier in the 200 backstroke.
Peterson graduated from UConn in 2009 with a degree in Sociology.