Jeff Olsen Athlete Profile

Jeff Olsen

Jeff Olsen
Height: 6-4 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 1999-2003 Hometown: Idaho Falls, ID

Personal

  • Parents are Rand and Beverlee
  • Has two sisters, Andrea and Megan
  • Majoring in economics
  • Married the former Kimberly Roberts in November 2002

Before BYU

  • Was the number one player and state champion in the state of Idaho
  • Four-year letterwinner as a high school player at Idaho Falls
  • Ranked No. 11 in the Intermountain Region

Other College

  • Played at Boise State but suffered an injury causing him to take a medical redshirt his freshman year

Stats

Year Singles Doubles
1999-00 3-3 8-9
2000-01 4-6 14-8
2001-02 11-14 18-14
2002-03 13-19 13-17
Career 31-42 53-48

1999-2000 | Freshman Year

  • Teamed with David White to go 8-9 as a doubles team
  • Played in six matches as a transfer from Boise State

2000-2001 | Sophomore Year

  • Played sparingly while recovering from foot surgery performed in the summer
  • Went 1-4 in fall tournaments
  • Played mostly in doubles, going 14-8
  • Went 4-6 in singles at the fifth and sixth spots

2001-2002 | Junior Year

  • Ranked No. 4 in region in doubles with Jeff Harbach
  • Played in doubles final at BYU Invitational, losing to teammates Lozano and Vilms
  • Advanced to semifinals at regional tournament, losing to eventual champions from San Diego State
  • Finished the year with an 18-14 record in doubles
  • Played more singles this year and finished with a record of 11-14