Peighton McRobie, 20, hails from Laguna Beach, California. She is currently a sophomore at Colgate University where she plans to major in English Literature. At Colgate, Peighton is a member of the varsity women's volleyball team and writes for the Colgate Maroon News, the school's newspaper. Her passion for writing began at an early age, and she is looking forward to making writing a part of her life after Colgate. This past summer, Peighton interned at Surfline/Wavetrack Inc. on the marketing team as a copywriting intern. When Peighton isn't writing, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, surfing, and playing beach volleyball.