Peters is the starting second baseman for Nebraska and has spent much of conference play hitting at the top of the Cornhuskers batting order. Peters was a three-sport star in high school and earned Gatorade Player of the Year as senior in football and baseball. He finished his prep career with a .430 average, 15 home runs and 83 RBIs. Peters was also 21-0 as a pitcher as he helped guide Rocky Mountain High School to three straight state championships. Peters graduated with better than a 4.0 GPA. Through 44 games, Peters is hitting .268 with no home runs and 13 runs batted in.