Colonials Open Season With Seven Straight Road Games; Return Home March 1
2015: Key long-relief man in bullpen, appearing in 19 games ... pitched to 3-1 record with 2.59 ERA in 41.2 innings ... 19 strikeouts against just six walks ... at least three innings pitched in five appearances ... earned victory in 7-2 win over Richmond in Atlantic 10 Championship (May 22) after pitching 3.1 innings of scoreless relief with one strikeout ... earned win with two scoreless innings of relief with one strikeout in 8-4 win over Towson (April 21) ... pitched 4.1 innings of relief, allowing on earned run on four hits with no walks and five strikeouts in 8-2 win over Massachusetts (April 5) ... at least two strikeouts in six appearances.
2014: Appeared in 14 games with one start ... 2-2 record with 4.30 ERA in 23.0 innings pitched ... totaled eight strikeouts ... earned win against St. Peter's after allowing one unearned run on five hits with two strikeouts in 4.1 innings of relief (March 11) ... got final two outs to earn extra-innings victory over Rhode Island (May 9).
2013: Appeared in 12 games, making one start, in debut season ... 11 strikeouts against just four walks in 16.2 innings pitched ... pitched four innings of relief, yielding one earned run with five strikeouts at UMES (April 23) ... pitched a scoreless inning in Atlantic 10 Championship victory over Rhode Island (May 23).
High School: Helped team to Interstate Athletic Conference (IAC) Championship as a senior at Georgetown Prep under head coach Chris Rodriguez ... named to All-Gazette Team as a junior and senior ... member of National Honor Society and member of Dean's List all four years.
Personal: Born Luke Evert Olson on 3/16/94 in Silver Spring, MD ... son of Mary and John Olson ... has one brother, Robert, and one sister, Sarah ... intended major is engineering ... aspires to play professional baseball or become an engineer ... mom, Mary played tennis at Georgetown University and is in the Athletics Hall of Fame ... father played tennis at Maryland and brother Robert is member of basketball team at Loyola (Md.).