Olivia Hassler
Olivia Hassler

Hometown:
Allentown, Pa.

High School:
Parkland

Event:
Throws

Year (I/O):
So./So.


05/17/2014

Graham's Silver Leads the Gamecocks on Day 3 at SEC Outdoors

Gamecocks push three to 110-meter hurdle finals.

05/10/2014

Gamecocks Close Outdoor Regular Season with Seven Wins

SEC Outdoor Championships begin Thurs., May 15.

04/25/2014

Gamecocks Strong on Day Two at Penn Relays

Both 4x200-meter relays advance to Championship of America.

04/19/2014

Gamecocks Shine at Final Home Outdoor Meet

South Carolina honors seniors, wins nine events.

04/12/2014

Gamecock Men, No. 23 Women Take Bill Carson Team Crowns

Royster, Collier and Todd win two individual events each.

2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2013: Outdoors, won the javelin at the Weems Baskin Invitational, her first collegiate meet, with the third-best throw in school history at 139-1 (42.39m)...finished in 12th place at Penn Relays with a throw of 136-09 (41.69m) and took 16th at her first SEC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 135-05 (41.28m).

HIGH SCHOOL: Best in the javelin of 149'10 while competing at Parkland High School in Allentown, PA...two-time LVIAC gold medal in the javelin...holds the District XI record in the javelin, winning a gold and silver medal in District XI championships...placed 13th at the USATF Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships

PERSONAL: Also lettered in basketball...daughter of Ronald and Kathryn Hassler...three siblings, Kristin, Kaila, and Nick...intends to major in criminology/criminal justice...also considered Oregon, Arizona State, Temple, Bucknell and Illinois State...decided to come to South Carolina because of the environment it provided and a place to work with some of the best coaches and reach her goals while on a team with a family atmosphere.