12 Chelsea Olson
12 Chelsea Olson
Height: 5-10
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Westby, Wis.
High School: Westby
Position: Guard
Major: Exercise Science
gp 32
pts/g 7.9
fg % 38.8
3pt % 35.2
ft % 69.5
reb/g 4.3
a/g 1.7

2017-18 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats: Named the program’s Newcomer of the Year... Voted to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team as the most versatile freshman in the conference... Played in all 32 games and led YSU’s freshmen with 21 starts... Totaled 252 points, 139 rebounds, 55 assists, 24 blocks and 19 steals... Averaged 7.9 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.7 assists for the year... Improved her averages to 10.1 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists while making 33 3-pointers against Horizon League opponents... Ranked among the top four Penguins in scoring, rebounding, assists, blocks, steals and 3-pointers... In conference play among freshmen, she ranked first in 3-pointers, 3-point field-goal percentage (.375), blocks (15) and minutes (30.2)... Was second among freshmen in scoring, assists (2.3/game) and rebounding (5.4/game)... Her .388 field-goal percentage was the best among YSU’s guards... On YSU’s freshman records lists, she ranked second in blocks, third in 3-pointers and eighth in rebounds... Earned the Horizon League Freshman of the Week award in four straight weeks (1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12)... No player had won it at least three times in a row since the award was instituted in 2013-14... Also named the league’s player of the week by College Sports Madness on Feb. 12... Started that stretch by scoring a career-high 26 points at Cleveland State (1/20), which was the highest total by a league freshman in 2017-18 and the most by a YSU freshman since Ann Marie Martin in 1995... Had YSU’s first double-double by a freshman since 2013 with 16 points and 11 boards vs. NKU (1/25)... Nearly had a triple-double with 17 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists at UIC (2/10)... Scored in double figures 10 times, and YSU was 10-0 in those contests... Made a 3-pointer in 23 different games... Had a season-high four blocks at UIC (2/10)... Posted a season-best three steals in the win at IUPUI (2/8).

High School: Earned Honorable Mention all-state accolades by the Associated Press and the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association... Named the Coulee Conference Athlete of the Year and first-team all-conference... Ranked sixth in scoring across all divisions in Wisconsin at 24.7 points per game... Led Westby to the Wisconsin Division 3 regional title game... Was a finalist for an award recognizing the top senior shooter in Wisconsin... Broke her high school's all-time scoring record for boys or girls, which had stood for 20 years... Finished her career with 1,725 points... Was named honorable mention all-state, the Coulee Conference Player of the Year and All-Lacrosse Tribune First-Team as a junior when she averaged 20 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.4 steals and 3.1 assists... Shot 58 percent from the floor and 39-percent from 3-point range as a junior.

Personal: Major is exercise science... Parents are Bruce and Kerri... Has two brothers (Tyler and Zach).

Recent Games
Feb 17 #19/15 Green Bay L, 67-42
Feb 19 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-59
Feb 24 Cleveland State W, 76-69
Mar 4 vs. Milwaukee W, 62-58
Mar 5 vs. #21/21 Green Bay L, 66-45
Mar 14 Binghamton L, 70-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 21 17
Minutes 825 543
Minutes per game 25.8 30.2
FG 83-214 58-143
FG Pct 38.8 40.6
3PT 45-128 33-88
3PT Pct 35.2 37.5
FT 41-59 33-44
FT Pct 69.5 75.0
Off rebounds 29 22
Def rebounds 110 76
Total rebounds 139 98
Rebounds per game 4.3 5.4
Personal fouls 49 37
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 55 41
Turnovers 53 35
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.2
Steals 19 12
Blocks 24 15
Points 252 182
Points per game 7.9 10.1
Points per 40 min 12.2 13.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 4 Davis & Elkins   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Pittsburgh L, 66-58 - 9 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 14 Kent State L, 55-44 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Loyola Chicago W, 73-49 - 22 5-8 62.5 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 14
Nov 20 Ohio Valley W, 86-59 - 24 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 13
Nov 24 Bucknell L, 66-60 - 27 2-8 25.0 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 6
Nov 29 at Robert Morris L, 84-52 - 16 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 2 at American L, 78-72 - 16 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 5 at Akron L, 75-58 - 10 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 9 at Saint Francis (Pa.) L, 79-65 1 23 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Dec 16 Northern Arizona W, 69-67 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 20 Penn State-Beaver W, 97-40 - 19 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 10
Dec 28 Detroit Mercy W, 76-59 1 38 5-10 50.0 3-5 60.0 3-4 75.0 16
Dec 30 Oakland L, 58-48 - 21 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 4 UIC W, 76-63 1 21 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 6 IUPUI L, 65-43 1 21 2-7 28.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 11 at #24/25 Green Bay L, 65-56 1 24 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 9
Jan 13 at Milwaukee L, 62-61 1 37 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 15 at Wright State L, 73-50 1 23 3-8 37.5 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 7
Jan 20 at Cleveland State W, 66-52 1 38 8-14 57.1 3-6 50.0 7-9 77.8 26
Jan 25 Northern Kentucky W, 54-51 1 38 5-9 55.6 3-6 50.0 3-4 75.0 16
Jan 27 Wright State L, 69-59 1 30 1-5 20.0 0-4 0.0 4-5 80.0 6
Feb 1 at Oakland W, 86-76 1 34 3-7 42.9 1-5 20.0 5-6 83.3 12
Feb 3 at Detroit Mercy W, 72-52 1 35 3-7 42.9 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 8 at IUPUI W, 70-67 1 36 4-10 40.0 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 13
Feb 10 at UIC W, 71-52 1 33 7-17 41.2 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 17
Feb 15 Milwaukee W, 86-85 1 41 6-14 42.9 3-9 33.3 5-6 83.3 20
Feb 17 #19/15 Green Bay L, 67-42 1 12 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 19 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-59 1 29 2-7 28.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 24 Cleveland State W, 76-69 1 32 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 4-6 66.7 9
Mar 4 vs. Milwaukee W, 62-58 1 37 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Mar 5 vs. #21/21 Green Bay L, 66-45 1 31 2-8 25.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 14 Binghamton L, 70-59 1 38 3-13 23.1 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 4 Davis & Elkins   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Pittsburgh L, 66-58 - 9 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 14 Kent State L, 55-44 - 7 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 18 at Loyola Chicago W, 73-49 - 22 0 3 3 1 0 - 2 1 0 -
Nov 20 Ohio Valley W, 86-59 - 24 2 1 3 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 0
Nov 24 Bucknell L, 66-60 - 27 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 1 1 0
Nov 29 at Robert Morris L, 84-52 - 16 0 2 2 1 0 - 1 1 1 0
Dec 2 at American L, 78-72 - 16 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 5 at Akron L, 75-58 - 10 0 5 5 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Dec 9 at Saint Francis (Pa.) L, 79-65 1 23 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 1 1 0 0
Dec 16 Northern Arizona W, 69-67 - 3 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 20 Penn State-Beaver W, 97-40 - 19 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 2 1 0 0
Dec 28 Detroit Mercy W, 76-59 1 38 1 5 6 3 1 3.0 0 2 1 0
Dec 30 Oakland L, 58-48 - 21 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 1 2 0
Jan 4 UIC W, 76-63 1 21 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Jan 6 IUPUI L, 65-43 1 21 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 0 2 0 0
Jan 11 at #24/25 Green Bay L, 65-56 1 24 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 1 0 1 -
Jan 13 at Milwaukee L, 62-61 1 37 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 15 at Wright State L, 73-50 1 23 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Jan 20 at Cleveland State W, 66-52 1 38 4 4 8 2 4 0.5 1 0 2 0
Jan 25 Northern Kentucky W, 54-51 1 38 3 8 11 2 4 0.5 1 2 1 0
Jan 27 Wright State L, 69-59 1 30 0 0 0 3 1 3.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 1 at Oakland W, 86-76 1 34 0 9 9 5 3 1.7 1 0 4 -
Feb 3 at Detroit Mercy W, 72-52 1 35 1 8 9 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 8 at IUPUI W, 70-67 1 36 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 3 0 2 0
Feb 10 at UIC W, 71-52 1 33 6 6 12 8 3 2.7 0 4 2 -
Feb 15 Milwaukee W, 86-85 1 41 0 4 4 4 1 4.0 1 1 2 -
Feb 17 #19/15 Green Bay L, 67-42 1 12 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Feb 19 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-59 1 29 3 4 7 4 2 2.0 3 1 4 0
Feb 24 Cleveland State W, 76-69 1 32 0 8 8 1 3 0.3 0 0 5 1
Mar 4 vs. Milwaukee W, 62-58 1 37 1 3 4 2 5 0.4 0 0 2 -
Mar 5 vs. #21/21 Green Bay L, 66-45 1 31 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 1 2 2 -
Mar 14 Binghamton L, 70-59 1 38 2 6 8 3 3 1.0 0 1 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 32 21 25.8 2.6-6.7 38.8 1.4-4.0 35.2 1.3-1.8 69.5 7.9
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 32 21 25.8 2.6-6.7 38.8 1.4-4.0 35.2 1.3-1.8 69.5 7.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 32 21 825 83-214 38.8 45-128 35.2 41-59 69.5 252
2018-19 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 32 21 825 83-214 38.8 45-128 35.2 41-59 69.5 252
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 32 21 25.8 4.0-10.4 38.8 2.2-6.2 35.2 2.0-2.9 69.5 12.2
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 32 21 25.8 4.0-10.4 38.8 2.2-6.2 35.2 2.0-2.9 69.5 12.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 32 21 25.8 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.5 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.6 0.8
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 32 21 25.8 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.5 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.6 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 32 21 825 29 110 139 49 1 55 53 1.0 19 24
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 32 21 825 29 110 139 49 1 55 53 1.0 19 24
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 32 21 25.8 1.4 5.3 6.7 2.4 0.0 2.7 2.6 1.0 0.9 1.2
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 32 21 25.8 1.4 5.3 6.7 2.4 0.0 2.7 2.6 1.0 0.9 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 21 25.8 2.6-6.7 38.8 1.4-4.0 35.2 1.3-1.8 69.5 7.9
Conference 18 17 30.2 3.2-7.9 40.6 1.8-4.9 37.5 1.8-2.4 75.0 10.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 9 24.8 2.4-6.5 36.7 1.3-3.7 33.9 1.6-2.3 70.6 7.7
Away 15 10 25.7 2.9-6.9 41.3 1.5-4.3 35.9 1.1-1.7 68.0 8.4
Neutral 2 2 34.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 1.5-4.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 5.5
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Wins 16 12 30.0 3.8-8.2 46.2 2.1-4.8 44.2 2.1-2.7 76.7 11.8
Losses 16 9 21.6 1.4-5.1 26.8 0.7-3.2 21.6 0.5-1.0 50.0 3.9
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November 6 - 17.5 1.8-5.2 35.5 1.0-3.3 30.0 0.8-1.5 55.6 5.5
December 7 2 18.6 1.9-4.0 46.4 1.0-2.1 46.7 0.7-1.1 62.5 5.4
January 8 8 29.0 3.1-7.1 43.9 1.8-4.6 37.8 1.8-2.5 70.0 9.8
February 8 8 31.5 3.4-9.1 37.0 1.9-5.5 34.1 2.0-2.5 80.0 10.6
March 3 3 35.3 2.3-8.3 28.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 6.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 21 825 83-214 38.8 45-128 35.2 41-59 69.5 252
Conference 18 17 543 58-143 40.6 33-88 37.5 33-44 75.0 182
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 9 372 36-98 36.7 19-56 33.9 24-34 70.6 115
Away 15 10 385 43-104 41.3 23-64 35.9 17-25 68.0 126
Neutral 2 2 68 4-12 33.3 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 11
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Wins 16 12 480 61-132 46.2 34-77 44.2 33-43 76.7 189
Losses 16 9 345 22-82 26.8 11-51 21.6 8-16 50.0 63
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November 6 - 105 11-31 35.5 6-20 30.0 5-9 55.6 33
December 7 2 130 13-28 46.4 7-15 46.7 5-8 62.5 38
January 8 8 232 25-57 43.9 14-37 37.8 14-20 70.0 78
February 8 8 252 27-73 37.0 15-44 34.1 16-20 80.0 85
March 3 3 106 7-25 28.0 3-12 25.0 1-2 50.0 18
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 21 25.8 4.0-10.4 38.8 2.2-6.2 35.2 2.0-2.9 69.5 12.2
Conference 18 17 30.2 4.3-10.5 40.6 2.4-6.5 37.5 2.4-3.2 75.0 13.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 9 24.8 3.9-10.5 36.7 2.0-6.0 33.9 2.6-3.7 70.6 12.4
Away 15 10 25.7 4.5-10.8 41.3 2.4-6.6 35.9 1.8-2.6 68.0 13.1
Neutral 2 2 34.0 2.4-7.1 33.3 1.8-4.7 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 6.5
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Wins 16 12 30.0 5.1-11.0 46.2 2.8-6.4 44.2 2.8-3.6 76.7 15.8
Losses 16 9 21.6 2.6-9.5 26.8 1.3-5.9 21.6 0.9-1.9 50.0 7.3
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November 6 - 17.5 4.2-11.8 35.5 2.3-7.6 30.0 1.9-3.4 55.6 12.6
December 7 2 18.6 4.0-8.6 46.4 2.2-4.6 46.7 1.5-2.5 62.5 11.7
January 8 8 29.0 4.3-9.8 43.9 2.4-6.4 37.8 2.4-3.4 70.0 13.4
February 8 8 31.5 4.3-11.6 37.0 2.4-7.0 34.1 2.5-3.2 80.0 13.5
March 3 3 35.3 2.6-9.4 28.0 1.1-4.5 25.0 0.4-0.8 50.0 6.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 21 25.8 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.5 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.6 0.8
Conference 18 17 30.2 1.2 4.2 5.4 2.1 0.1 2.3 1.9 1.2 0.7 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 24.8 0.7 3.2 3.9 1.8 0.1 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.3 0.8
Away 15 10 25.7 1.1 3.7 4.8 1.2 0.0 1.9 1.5 1.3 0.9 0.7
Neutral 2 2 34.0 0.5 3.5 4.0 2.0 - 1.0 3.5 0.3 0.5 1.0
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Wins 16 12 30.0 1.4 4.5 5.9 1.9 0.1 2.6 2.1 1.2 0.9 0.8
Losses 16 9 21.6 0.4 2.4 2.8 1.2 0.0 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.7
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November 6 - 17.5 0.3 1.7 2.0 0.7 0.0 1.2 0.7 1.8 0.5 0.5
December 7 2 18.6 0.4 2.9 3.3 0.7 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.4 0.9
January 8 8 29.0 1.4 2.8 4.1 1.4 0.0 1.1 2.0 0.6 0.4 0.8
February 8 8 31.5 1.3 5.6 6.9 2.9 0.1 3.5 2.1 1.6 1.1 0.8
March 3 3 35.3 1.0 4.3 5.3 2.0 0.0 1.7 3.3 0.5 0.3 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 21 825 29 110 139 49 1 55 53 1.0 19 24
Conference 18 17 543 22 76 98 37 1 41 35 1.2 12 15
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 372 11 48 59 27 1 24 24 1.0 4 12
Away 15 10 385 17 55 72 18 0 29 22 1.3 14 10
Neutral 2 2 68 1 7 8 4 - 2 7 0.3 1 2
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Wins 16 12 480 22 72 94 30 1 42 34 1.2 15 13
Losses 16 9 345 7 38 45 19 0 13 19 0.7 4 11
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November 6 - 105 2 10 12 4 0 7 4 1.8 3 3
December 7 2 130 3 20 23 5 0 6 6 1.0 3 6
January 8 8 232 11 22 33 11 0 9 16 0.6 3 6
February 8 8 252 10 45 55 23 1 28 17 1.6 9 6
March 3 3 106 3 13 16 6 0 5 10 0.5 1 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 21 25.8 1.4 5.3 6.7 2.4 0.0 2.7 2.6 1.0 0.9 1.2
Conference 18 17 30.2 1.6 5.6 7.2 2.7 0.1 3.0 2.6 1.2 0.9 1.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 24.8 1.2 5.2 6.3 2.9 0.1 2.6 2.6 1.0 0.4 1.3
Away 15 10 25.7 1.8 5.7 7.5 1.9 0.0 3.0 2.3 1.3 1.5 1.0
Neutral 2 2 34.0 0.6 4.1 4.7 2.4 0.0 1.2 4.1 0.3 0.6 1.2
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Wins 16 12 30.0 1.8 6.0 7.8 2.5 0.1 3.5 2.8 1.2 1.3 1.1
Losses 16 9 21.6 0.8 4.4 5.2 2.2 0.0 1.5 2.2 0.7 0.5 1.3
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November 6 - 17.5 0.8 3.8 4.6 1.5 0.0 2.7 1.5 1.8 1.1 1.1
December 7 2 18.6 0.9 6.2 7.1 1.5 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.9 1.8
January 8 8 29.0 1.9 3.8 5.7 1.9 0.0 1.6 2.8 0.6 0.5 1.0
February 8 8 31.5 1.6 7.1 8.7 3.7 0.2 4.4 2.7 1.6 1.4 1.0
March 3 3 35.3 1.1 4.9 6.0 2.3 0.0 1.9 3.8 0.5 0.4 1.1