The Boilermakers were bested by Michigan on its senior night
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Boilermakers aced the Scarlet Knights 11 times in the contest
Purdue takes on Rutgers and Michigan in its final road trip of the regular season
Purdue takes down its second top-10 opponent in as many days
2015: Saw action in all 33 matches, starting nine ... tallied 130 digs (1.17 per set), while making good on 95 percent of her 288 serve reception chances ... posted double-digit digs four times (at LSU, vs. Ball State, vs. Notre Dame and at Ohio State) ... served up a team-leading 30 aces ... ranked tied for 10th in the Big Ten in aces per set (0.27) ... served up four aces against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... served up three aces in debut vs. VCU ... added two or more aces in nine matches ... dished out 13 assists ... recorded one kill at No. 22 Michigan ... registered a block assist vs. Rutgers after rotating to the front row as Purdue ran out of substitutions ... passing helped Purdue to a .261 hitting percentage (27th nationally), while defense helped hold opponents to a .191 effort on the season.
High School: An AVCA Under Armour Third Team All-America selection ... listed as one of PrepVolleyball.com's 250 Senior Aces ... school's all-time career leader in digs (1,160), matches played (156) and sets played (432) ... led the Orioles to state championships in 2012 and 2013, a runner-up finish in 2011 and a semi-state berth in 2014 ... a first team all-state and all-Hoosier Crossroads Conference selection in 2014, after leading Avon with 403 digs and 39 aces ... named to the Senior Indiana South Volleyball All-Star team ... earned All-Star team selection after leading team to the state title as a junior ... played club volleyball for the Circle City Volleyball Club, which won the 17 open division at the 2014 Northeast National Qualifier title in Philadelphia and finished seventh at USAV Nationals.
Personal: Given name is Brooke Elizabeth Peters ... born Sept. 25, 1996 ... parents are Dave and Barb Peters ... has one brother, Brandon ... plans to major in nursing.
Favorite sweet treat: Skittles
Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookie Dough
Favorite sport besides volleyball: Football
Favorite sports team: Colts
Favorite Athlete: Rob Gronkowski
Favorite TV show: Walking Dead
Favorite Movie: Harry Potter
Favorite Musical Artist: Coldplay
Favorite type of pizza: Pepperoni
Favorite Food: Salad
Favorite place on campus: Belin Court
Favorite outdoor activity:Swimming
Favorite animal/furry friend: Reggie my dog
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