Julianne Peters

Staff Member Since: 

Peters hails from Fuquay-Varina and is a graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School, where she lettered for four years in volleyball as a pin attacker. She was the recipient of the 2015 NCHSAA 4A Sportsmanship Award and won state championships all four years at Cardinal Gibbons. Peters also competed for seven years with Triangle and during that time she reached the finals match of 28 tournaments, including four national tournaments and six Carolina Region Championship tournaments. She was also a two-time All Carolina Region selection.

Peters continued her athletic career at the University of North Carolina, where she is in her third season on the Varsity Women's Rowing team. As a rower, Peters was in the stroke seat for the 3V8 who was named ACC Crew of the Week in the spring of 2018. She is also a two-time ACC Academic Honor Roll honoree. In her spare time at UNC, she serves as a volunteer piano instructor for the UNC chapter of Musical Empowerment and a volunteer with the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center's Get Real and Heel program. She is working toward a double major in exercise & sport science and psychology, with a minor in biology.

Peters has been coaching at Triangle since her senior year of high school, working primarily with the 12u program and Triangle's camps and clinics programs. After graduation, she hopes to go to physical therapy school and her dream job is to be a physical therapist at a spinal cord rehabilitation center.