Jen Olson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Larkspur, Colo.

High School:
Douglas County HS '01

Height:
5-8

Position:
G

Major:
Biological Science

2001-02: Averaged 1.1 ppg and 0.8 rpg in 20 games played on season, three as a starter... Shot .333 (8-24) from the field, .375 (3-8) from long range and .333 (2-6) from the charity stripe... Scored five points in season-finale at Grand Canyon (3/2)... Had three points with two rebounds in first career start vs. Chico St. (1/23)... Scored two points with a rebound and a steal in nine minutes vs. Grand Canyon (1/18)... Scored nine points (3-3 FG, 1-1 3?s, 2-2 FT) with two boards and season-best three assists in collegiate debut vs. Western New Mexico (11/23).

DOUGLAS COUNTY HS ?01: Four-year letterwinner... Led team to state tournament all four years... Senior season named best defensive player as team finished seventh in state rankings... Was second team All-Continental League selection as a senior and honorable mention as a freshman... Was valedictorian of class... Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born Oct. 26, 1982 in Boulder, Colo.... Majoring in biological sciences... Mother, Cathy, played basketball at Cornell... Says the best athlete she?s competed against is Sheryl Swoopes... Lists her career sports highlight as hitting the winning free throws to win game in high school... Dream vacation would be to visit Australia with a lot of friends... Distant relative of Mark Twain... Lists favorite movie as ?Rudy?... Career plans include veterinary medicine/research... Best advice she?s received: ?You get what you settle for.?