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Zach Peterson (second from left) was all smiles after signing his letter of intent to play baseball on a partial scholarship at St. Cloud State University. With him is his mother, Naomi, his brother, Colby, and his father, Allan. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)

Peterson signs letter of intent for St. Cloud State

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Jefferson High School senior shortstop Zach Peterson will officially continue his baseball career next year at St. Cloud State University.


Peterson signed a letter of intent Wednesday for a partial scholarship to play baseball at SCSU. He was also recruited to play at Southwest State University, Concordia University in St. Paul and Grand View University in Iowa. But after a long recruiting process, he felt SCSU was the best place for him to play baseball and continue his education.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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