South Carolina places 48 on the league's honor roll, tying Alabama and Florida for the most
Rutqvist, Jonsson advance to championship finals
Carolina posts five NCAA provisional times
Schaffer, Rodriguez, Columbus will compete in consolation finals at 6 p.m.
Meet begins Wednesday at Allan Jones Aquatic Center at the University of Tennessee
2010-11 - Returned from surgery to lead the mid-distance corps for the Gamecocks...Had team's top time in 500 free (4:52.26) at SEC Championships...Second-best on the team in 1000 free (10:11.43), with that career-best time against Clemson...Swam a season-best 2:01.45 in 200 fly at SEC Championships to rank second on the team...Second on the team in 200 free after a 1:50.71 at SEC meet...Part of team's top 800 free relay squad that went 7:19.66 to earn an NCAA `B' cut at SEC Championships...Won five races, including two against Clemson.
2009-10 - Redshirted after shoulder surgery in the fall...Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2008-09 - Made an immediate impact as a freshman, competing primarily in mid-distance freestyle and butterfly events... Part of school record-setting 800 FR (7:15.38) and 400 MR (3:41.87) teams at SEC Championships... Advanced to consolation finals in 500 free and 200 fly at SEC Championships to score points for Carolina... Finished 10th in 200 fly with only sub-2:00 time of the year for Gamecocks (1:59.74), just missing an NCAA `B' cut... Finished 13th in the 500 free (4:46.17) to earn a `B' cut time... Just missed finals in the 200 free with a 17th-place time of 1:48.49... Fastest on the team in 500 free and 200 fly; second-fastest in 200 free, 100 fly, 200 IM and 400 IM...Won 11 individual races on the year, including two each in meets against Virginia and Clemson...won her first-ever collegiate swim, clocking a 56.46 in the 100 fly against North Carolina...Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
PRE-COLLEGE - Graduated from First Baptist Church School, was fifth in her graduating class...Three-time SCISA Swimmer of the Year...Named Swimmer of the Year by the Charleston Post & Courier twice...Team MVP all four years...Three-time Academic All-American...Holds eight individual school records and three relay records...Named to the High School Sports Report three times...Helped her team to a state title in 2007-08...Member of Southern Marlins Racing Team...Had three Olympic Trial cuts...Was team captain for two years...Member of the GMRT National Team...Honor roll student all four years of high school.
PERSONAL - Born June 12, 1990...Parents are Bob and Donnajean Olson...Major is exercise science.
|Olson's Top Times|
|100 freestyle||51.91||1/31/09||Alabama/Georgia||Tuscaloosa, Ala.|
|200 freestyle||1:48.49||2/20/09||SEC Championships||Auburn, Ala.|
|500 freestyle||4:46.17||2/18/09||SEC Championships||Auburn, Ala.|
|1000 freestyle||10:11.43||10/29/11||Clemson||Greenville, S.C.|
|100 butterfly||55.67||10/31/08||Clemson||Columbia, S.C.|
|200 butterfly||1:59.74||2/21/09||SEC Championships||Auburn, Ala.|
|200 IM||2:03.73||10/31/08||Clemson||Columbia, S.C.|
|400 IM||4:24.00||10/24/08||Virginia||Columbia, S.C.|