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Elite recruit Darryn Peterson takes the ball up the court in February.

Elite Guard Darryn Peterson Wows at Camp, Has UW in Mix

The Ohio native has been overly impressive in summertime showcase events.

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Elite recruit Darryn Peterson takes the ball up the court in February.
Basketball

Elite Guard Darryn Peterson Wows at Camp, Has UW in Mix

The Ohio native has been overly impressive in summertime showcase events.

Dan Raley
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