Will Petersen
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    Will Petersen

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    New York, N.Y.

    High School:
    Staten Island Technical

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 139

    01/11/2013

    Falcons Return to Action with Friday Night Fights

    Denis Vorobyov was named the Academy's Boxer of the Week.

    10/05/2012

    Air Force Earns 5-4 Victory over Navy

    Drew Pineda captured the final bout to secure the Falcons' victory over the Mids.

    10/15/2012

    Air Force vs. Navy

    11/15/2011

    Air Force vs. Army

    Photos from Nov. 4, 2011.

    2012: Wing Open finalist at 132 pounds...collected a 4-2 record during the regular season...2011: Wing Open finalist at 132 pounds...earned the team's Boxer of the Week award following the NCBA Showcase in Reno...split the regular season with a 2-2 record...2010: Wing Open semifinalist at 132 pounds...competed in three bouts against fellow cadets.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Staten Island Technical High School...member of NYC varsity soccer...member of the National Honor Society.

    PERSONAL: Full first name is William, but goes by Will...son of William and Christine Petersen...has one older sister, Sarah, who is a 2012 graduate of the Air Force Academy...also has one younger brother, Chris...majoring in systems engineering - human systems...future career plans include becoming a navigator...has served as Element Leader...hobbies include working on cars, working out, being outside, eating, trying new things and "doing all the things mom tells you not to do"...cannot touch his toes ("I don't think that I'll ever have the satisfaction of doing so")...attended summer research programs at Wright Patterson AFB, San Diego and Las Vegas to study UAVs...member of Cadet Squadron 02.

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