Heather Olson

#20 Heather Olson

POSITION D
HEIGHT 5-7
YEAR Fr.
S/C R
HOMETOWN Bemidji, Minn.
LAST SCHOOL Bemidji HS
2019-20 (Sr)
WCHA Scholar-Athlete
WCHA All-Academic Team
Appeared in 36 of 37 games for the Beavers during her senior season... Named a WCHA Scholar Athlete for the second time and selected to the WCHA All-Academic Team for the third time... Third among BSU blueliners with a career-high nine points off of two goals and seven assists... Scored her first career goal Nov. 1 against Ohio State... Posted 36 shots on goal, was -11 on the ice, blocked 66 shots and totaled 20 penalty minutes.
 
2018-19 (Jr)
AHCA All-American Scholar
WCHA All-Academic Team
Olson appeared in all 36 games for the Beavers... Marked 3 assists, 1 on a powerplay, and 3 points with 27 shots... Blocked 47 shots.

2017-18 (So)
WCHA All-Academic Team
Played in 26 games for the Beavers... Totaled 27 shots on goals to go along with 17 blocks... Took a career-high 10 shots vs RIT (Dec. 8).
 
2016-17 (Fr)
Appeared in 7 games as a Freshman… Posted one assist, two shots on goal, and two blocked shots… First point as a Beaver came in a win vs St. Cloud State (Nov. 18).
 
Prior to BSU
Olson was a three-sport athlete for the Lumberjacks competing for the school’s volleyball, hockey and softball teams. A captain during the 2015-16 season, Olson helped Head Coach and Beaver Hockey Alumnus Jackie (Robertson) Stoffel and the Lumberjacks reach the Section 8-AA Playoffs and finished with a 10-16 record.
 
Personal
Majoring in elementary education at BSU.
 
Career Highs
Goals: 1, x2, last at Minnesota State (11/23/19)
Assists: 1, 8x last vs Minnesota Duluth (1/18/20)
Points: 2 at Minnesota State (11/23/19)
SOG: 10, vs RIT (12/8/17)
PIM: 2, 16x last at Minnesota Duluth (02/29/20)
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