Nicholas Olson
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Nicholas Olson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
New Berlin, Wis.

High School:
Eisenhower

Height:
6-10

Position:
MH

02/22/2014

Top-Ranked Loyola Rallies Past IPFW, 3-1

Thomas Jaeschke collects his third double-double of the season in the win

02/19/2014

No. 1 Loyola Takes On No. 13 Ball State In Thursday Matchup

Both teams are undefeated in the MIVA

02/15/2014

No. 1 Loyola Powers Past Grand Canyon, 3-0

Ramblers sweep the `Lopes for the second time this weekend

02/13/2014

No. 1 Loyola Travels West For MIVA Road Swing With Grand Canyon

Ramblers will play two matches against the `Lopes in Phoenix, Ariz.

02/01/2014

No. 1 Loyola Trumps No.15 Ohio State In Conference Opener

Joe Smalzer contributes 17 kills in Ramblers' first MIVA win

05/03/2013

Loyola Men's Volleyball vs. UC Irvine

Photos from Loyola's national semifinal vs UC Irvine

2013: Saw action in 96 sets, making 28 starts during his freshman season...ranked fourth on the team in kills (145) and second in blocks (95)...made his collegiate debut against then No. 13 UC Santa Barbara, collecting a pair of kills to go along with three blocks...picked up five kills and four blocks in an impressive performance in Loyola's home opener vs. St. Ambrose (1/12)...recorded season-high nine kills in Loyola's 3-2 victory over Lewis (4/27) in the MIVA Championship game...racked up six-blocks, a season-high, in the Ramblers' 3-2 win regular-season victory against Lewis (3/13)...named to U.S. Junior Men's National Team along with teammate Thomas Jaeschke.

High School: Helped New Berlin Eisenhower High School to the 2009 Wisconsin State Tournament Championship...received All-Woodland Conference postseason accolades in all four years of high school, being named to the Wisconsin First Team All-State his senior year...played in the 2012 North, Central American and Caribbean Volleyball Confederation (NORCECA) Men's Junior Continental Championship, contributing 15 points to help the United States to a victory over Canada in the finals...ranked among the top 20 top scorers of the NORCECA tournament, taking fifth in the Best Blockers category to lead the United States with 0.63 blocks per set...named to Volleyball Magazine's "Fab 50" seniors for the 2012 class...member of West Allis Lightning club team with current Loyola teammates Peter Hutz and Trevor Novotny...helped the team to the 2010 and 2012 USAV Junior National Championships and was selected to the Junior Nationals All-Tournament Team both years.





Career Statistics

Year
SP-MP
K-E-TA
Pct
KPS
A
DPS
Aces
BS
BA
BPS
Pts
Digs
2013
96-29
145-46-272
.364
1.51
4
0.21
3
6
89
0.99
198.5
20
2014
106-30
195-38-298
.527
1.84
5
0.20
9
8
109
1.10
266.5
21
Totals
202-59
340-84-570
.449
1.68
9
0.20
12
14
198
1.05
465.0
41