12 Chelsea Olson
12 Chelsea Olson
Height: 5-10
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Westby, Wis.
High School: Westby
Position: Guard
Major: Exercise Science
gp 17
pts/g 10.4
fg % 37.1
3pt % 35.6
ft % 81.6
reb/g 8.0
a/g 4.0

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)... Recipient of the 2018-19 Charles and Dorothy Butler Scholarship.

Recent Games
Dec 28 at Detroit Mercy W, 85-59
Dec 30 at Oakland W, 69-55
Jan 3 UIC W, 81-29
Jan 5 IUPUI W, 70-52
Jan 10 at Milwaukee L, 71-68
Jan 12 at Green Bay L, 60-42
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 6
Games started 17 6
Minutes 538 196
Minutes per game 31.6 32.7
FG 52-140 18-38
FG Pct 37.1 47.4
3PT 32-90 13-27
3PT Pct 35.6 48.1
FT 40-49 16-19
FT Pct 81.6 84.2
Off rebounds 18 3
Def rebounds 118 43
Total rebounds 136 46
Rebounds per game 8.0 7.7
Personal fouls 22 11
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 68 22
Turnovers 53 16
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.4
Steals 22 9
Blocks 16 4
Points 176 65
Points per game 10.4 10.8
Points per 40 min 13.1 13.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 31 Washington & Jefferson   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Robert Morris W, 69-59 1 41 3-9 33.3 2-7 28.6 5-6 83.3 13
Nov 9 Loyola Chicago W, 74-63 1 34 1-8 12.5 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 9
Nov 13 at Pittsburgh W, 64-55 1 34 6-14 42.9 1-8 12.5 1-1 100.0 14
Nov 16 Carlow W, 90-31 1 13 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 7
Nov 20 at Kent State L, 62-34 1 31 1-7 14.3 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 23 Yale L, 58-56 1 38 2-10 20.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 6
Nov 28 Akron W, 72-61 1 37 5-9 55.6 3-5 60.0 9-10 90.0 22
Dec 1 at Canisius W, 62-36 1 29 1-7 14.3 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 8 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 80-56 1 27 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 9
Dec 18 at Bucknell L, 73-68 1 35 5-16 31.3 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 15
Dec 20 Thiel W, 76-53 1 23 4-8 50.0 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Dec 28 at Detroit Mercy W, 85-59 1 24 6-8 75.0 4-6 66.7 2-2 100.0 18
Dec 30 at Oakland W, 69-55 1 36 2-5 40.0 1-1 100.0 10-13 76.9 15
Jan 3 UIC W, 81-29 1 23 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Jan 5 IUPUI W, 70-52 1 36 2-6 33.3 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 10 at Milwaukee L, 71-68 1 42 4-6 66.7 3-4 75.0 2-2 100.0 13
Jan 12 at Green Bay L, 60-42 1 35 3-8 37.5 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
Jan 18 Wright State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Oakland   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at IUPUI   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at UIC   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Green Bay   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Wright State   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 31 Washington & Jefferson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Robert Morris W, 69-59 1 41 2 12 14 4 5 0.8 1 1 1 0
Nov 9 Loyola Chicago W, 74-63 1 34 5 7 12 4 1 4.0 2 0 0 0
Nov 13 at Pittsburgh W, 64-55 1 34 1 7 8 6 4 1.5 2 0 0 -
Nov 16 Carlow W, 90-31 1 13 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 0
Nov 20 at Kent State L, 62-34 1 31 1 7 8 3 3 1.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 23 Yale L, 58-56 1 38 2 7 9 3 5 0.6 1 1 0 0
Nov 28 Akron W, 72-61 1 37 0 4 4 3 4 0.8 2 2 1 0
Dec 1 at Canisius W, 62-36 1 29 1 4 5 9 1 9.0 1 2 1 -
Dec 8 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 80-56 1 27 2 6 8 2 6 0.3 1 2 2 0
Dec 18 at Bucknell L, 73-68 1 35 0 10 10 2 6 0.3 2 1 3 -
Dec 20 Thiel W, 76-53 1 23 0 8 8 7 0 - 1 2 0 0
Dec 28 at Detroit Mercy W, 85-59 1 24 0 6 6 6 1 6.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 30 at Oakland W, 69-55 1 36 1 14 15 4 3 1.3 4 0 2 -
Jan 3 UIC W, 81-29 1 23 1 6 7 7 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 5 IUPUI W, 70-52 1 36 0 11 11 1 6 0.2 0 0 3 0
Jan 10 at Milwaukee L, 71-68 1 42 0 5 5 2 4 0.5 1 4 1 -
Jan 12 at Green Bay L, 60-42 1 35 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 18 Wright State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Oakland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at IUPUI   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at UIC   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Green Bay   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Wright State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 17 17 31.6 3.1-8.2 37.1 1.9-5.3 35.6 2.4-2.9 81.6 10.4
Total 49 38 27.8 2.8-7.2 38.1 1.6-4.4 35.3 1.7-2.2 75.0 8.7
  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 17 17 538 52-140 37.1 32-90 35.6 40-49 81.6 176
Total 49 38 1363 135-354 38.1 77-218 35.3 81-108 75.0 428
  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 17 17 31.6 3.9-10.4 37.1 2.4-6.7 35.6 3.0-3.6 81.6 13.1
Total 49 38 27.8 4.0-10.4 38.1 2.3-6.4 35.3 2.4-3.2 75.0 12.6
  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 17 17 31.6 1.1 6.9 8.0 1.3 0.0 4.0 3.1 1.3 1.3 0.9
Total 49 38 27.8 1.0 4.7 5.6 1.4 0.0 2.5 2.2 1.2 0.8 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 17 17 538 18 118 136 22 0 68 53 1.3 22 16
Total 49 38 1363 47 228 275 71 1 123 106 1.2 41 40
  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 17 17 31.6 1.3 8.8 10.1 1.6 0.0 5.1 3.9 1.3 1.6 1.2
Total 49 38 27.8 1.4 6.7 8.1 2.1 0.0 3.6 3.1 1.2 1.2 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 17 31.6 3.1-8.2 37.1 1.9-5.3 35.6 2.4-2.9 81.6 10.4
Conference 6 6 32.7 3.0-6.3 47.4 2.2-4.5 48.1 2.7-3.2 84.2 10.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 30.2 2.7-7.7 34.8 1.8-5.1 34.8 2.7-3.2 82.8 9.8
Away 8 8 33.3 3.5-8.9 39.4 2.0-5.5 36.4 2.0-2.5 80.0 11.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 12 12 29.8 3.1-7.8 39.8 1.7-4.8 35.1 3.1-3.8 82.2 10.9
Losses 5 5 36.2 3.0-9.4 31.9 2.4-6.6 36.4 0.6-0.8 75.0 9.0
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November 7 7 32.6 3.0-9.0 33.3 1.3-5.3 24.3 3.1-3.4 91.7 10.4
December 6 6 29.0 3.5-8.7 40.4 2.5-5.5 45.5 2.3-3.5 66.7 11.8
January 4 4 34.0 2.5-6.2 40.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 8.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 17 538 52-140 37.1 32-90 35.6 40-49 81.6 176
Conference 6 6 196 18-38 47.4 13-27 48.1 16-19 84.2 65
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 9 272 24-69 34.8 16-46 34.8 24-29 82.8 88
Away 8 8 266 28-71 39.4 16-44 36.4 16-20 80.0 88
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 12 12 357 37-93 39.8 20-57 35.1 37-45 82.2 131
Losses 5 5 181 15-47 31.9 12-33 36.4 3-4 75.0 45
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November 7 7 228 21-63 33.3 9-37 24.3 22-24 91.7 73
December 6 6 174 21-52 40.4 15-33 45.5 14-21 66.7 71
January 4 4 136 10-25 40.0 8-20 40.0 4-4 100.0 32
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 17 31.6 3.9-10.4 37.1 2.4-6.7 35.6 3.0-3.6 81.6 13.1
Conference 6 6 32.7 3.7-7.8 47.4 2.7-5.5 48.1 3.3-3.9 84.2 13.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 30.2 3.5-10.1 34.8 2.4-6.8 34.8 3.5-4.3 82.8 12.9
Away 8 8 33.3 4.2-10.7 39.4 2.4-6.6 36.4 2.4-3.0 80.0 13.2
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 12 12 29.8 4.1-10.4 39.8 2.2-6.4 35.1 4.1-5.0 82.2 14.7
Losses 5 5 36.2 3.3-10.4 31.9 2.7-7.3 36.4 0.7-0.9 75.0 9.9
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November 7 7 32.6 3.7-11.1 33.3 1.6-6.5 24.3 3.9-4.2 91.7 12.8
December 6 6 29.0 4.8-12.0 40.4 3.4-7.6 45.5 3.2-4.8 66.7 16.3
January 4 4 34.0 2.9-7.4 40.0 2.4-5.9 40.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 9.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 17 31.6 1.1 6.9 8.0 1.3 0.0 4.0 3.1 1.3 1.3 0.9
Conference 6 6 32.7 0.5 7.2 7.7 1.8 0.0 3.7 2.7 1.4 1.5 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 30.2 1.4 7.1 8.6 0.8 0.0 3.8 3.2 1.2 1.0 0.9
Away 8 8 33.3 0.6 6.8 7.4 1.9 - 4.3 3.0 1.4 1.6 1.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 12 12 29.8 1.2 7.3 8.5 1.0 0.0 4.7 2.8 1.7 1.4 0.8
Losses 5 5 36.2 0.8 6.0 6.8 2.0 0.0 2.4 4.0 0.6 1.0 1.4
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November 7 7 32.6 1.7 6.7 8.4 0.7 0.0 3.7 3.4 1.1 1.1 0.7
December 6 6 29.0 0.7 8.0 8.7 1.7 0.0 5.0 2.8 1.8 1.8 1.2
January 4 4 34.0 0.5 5.8 6.3 1.8 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.0 0.8 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 17 538 18 118 136 22 0 68 53 1.3 22 16
Conference 6 6 196 3 43 46 11 0 22 16 1.4 9 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 272 13 64 77 7 0 34 29 1.2 9 8
Away 8 8 266 5 54 59 15 - 34 24 1.4 13 8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 12 12 357 14 88 102 12 0 56 33 1.7 17 9
Losses 5 5 181 4 30 34 10 0 12 20 0.6 5 7
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November 7 7 228 12 47 59 5 0 26 24 1.1 8 5
December 6 6 174 4 48 52 10 0 30 17 1.8 11 7
January 4 4 136 2 23 25 7 0 12 12 1.0 3 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 17 17 31.6 1.3 8.8 10.1 1.6 0.0 5.1 3.9 1.3 1.6 1.2
Conference 6 6 32.7 0.6 8.8 9.4 2.2 0.0 4.5 3.3 1.4 1.8 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 30.2 1.9 9.4 11.3 1.0 0.0 5.0 4.3 1.2 1.3 1.2
Away 8 8 33.3 0.8 8.1 8.9 2.3 0.0 5.1 3.6 1.4 2.0 1.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 12 12 29.8 1.6 9.9 11.4 1.3 0.0 6.3 3.7 1.7 1.9 1.0
Losses 5 5 36.2 0.9 6.6 7.5 2.2 0.0 2.7 4.4 0.6 1.1 1.5
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November 7 7 32.6 2.1 8.2 10.4 0.9 0.0 4.6 4.2 1.1 1.4 0.9
December 6 6 29.0 0.9 11.0 12.0 2.3 0.0 6.9 3.9 1.8 2.5 1.6
January 4 4 34.0 0.6 6.8 7.4 2.1 0.0 3.5 3.5 1.0 0.9 1.2