Joe Olsen Athlete Profile

Joe Olsen

Joe Olsen
Position: Middle Blocker Height: 6-6 Weight: 195 Hometown: Ogden

Personal

Born in Ogden, Utah...parents are Brent Olsen and the late Lorraine Smith...brother Matt also plays volleyball for the Cougars...served an LDS Church mission to Micronesia, Guam...one of seven children...enjoys playing beach volleyball, surfing, football, soccer, golf and playing the guitar, trumpet and piano.

Before BYU

Attended Royal H.S....named "Most Improved" as a fr...named Most Valuable Player as a sr...a second-team all-league performer as a so., first-team all-league as a jr. and sr....earned First-Team All-CIF as a jr. and sr...posted a career-high 33 kills and 12 aces in a single match...a member of the 1996 Junior Olympic championship team...played for the L.A. Athletic Club at the junior club level...led team to an undefeated season.