At the time of his selection, the 6-foot-5, 165-pound senior guard had led the Maroons (23-4) to the Montana Class A state semifinals, averaging 24.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.2 steals per game through 27 contests. Peoples broke the Butte city record for single-season points scored (1,404). He also owns Butte Central Catholic’s single-game record for points scored in a game (44).
Peoples has maintained an A average in the classroom. He remains undecided upon a collegiate destination.
Peoples has volunteered locally with the Special Olympics and on behalf of his church parish. He also serves as Butte Central Catholic’s student body president and is a member of the National Honor Society. “