Jill Olson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marysville, Calif.

High School:
Marysville HS' '04

Height:
5-10

Event:
Free

Major:
Clinical Nutrition

2006-07: Reached Big West Conference final in all three individual events raced, including runner-up finish in 200 free (1:51.85)... Also placed 4th in 500 free (5:02.21) and 7th in 100 free (52.12 prelim)... Scored 44.0 total points at conference meet, not counting contributions as anchor for 200 free relay (5th), 400 free relay (3rd) and 400 medley relay (4th)... Times in 100 and 500 are season-best marks... Hit 200 free best of 1:51.75 at Akron Invite, 3rd in school history... Had team's season-best times in 100, 200 and 500 free events.

2005-06: Scored 32.0 points at Big West Conference Championships, not counting relays... Reached 500 free final, placing 5th at 5:02.76... Final time, more than three seconds faster than her prelim mark, ranks 4th all-time at UC Davis... Won consolation final (9th) in both 100 free (52.25) and 200 free (1:53.29)... Anchored 4th-place 200 free relay (1:36.76), and swam third leg of 400 free relay (2nd, 3:25.96) and 800 free relay (3rd, 7:26.27)... Both 400 and 800 relays set school records.

2004-05: Compiled 38.5 points at Big West Conference meet... Finished close 2nd (to teammate Renee Dyer) in 100 free (51.62)... Placed 3rd in 200 free (1:51.79) and T11th in 50 free (24.19)... All three times rank among UC Davis' all-time top 10: 7th in 50 free, 3rd in 100 free, 2nd in 200 free... Also finished 2nd at Big West meet as member of 200 free relay (1:35.18) and 400 free relay (3:28.36), and took 3rd in 800 free relay (7:30.89) and 400 medley relay (3:47.48)... All four relay marks at conference set school records.

MARYSVILLE HS '04: Shared Empire Athletic League MVP honors... Voted as team MVP all four years... Advanced to Northern Section meet in 200 free each year... CIF-NS Scholar-Athlete honoree... Also competed for Penguin Swim Team in Grass Valley from 2002-04.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Majoring in clinical nutrition... Parents are Rob & Willie Olson... Rob played football at Stanford... Hopes to become a physical therapist for a professional sports team.