SEATTLE – Seattle University women’s basketball has announced the addition of Lexi Petersen to the program’s staff. Petersen will take over as the Director of Basketball Operations on Coach Suzy Barcomb’s staff.

“We are thrilled about adding Lexi to our staff,” said Barcomb. “She brings a wealth of experience to the position and we are looking forward to her joining our program.”

Petersen is a 2016 graduate of the University of Oregon, where she scored 1,226 career points in a school-record 126 games. She played professionally in Greece and Iceland the last three years.

The native of Tukwila, Wash., worked as a youth basketball coach in Iceland and helped launch the “Women Ball Too” summer program this year.

Barcomb will begin her fourth season at SU in 2019-20. She led the Redhawks to the program’s first-ever WAC Championship in 2018.