Alex Olson, Basketball

University Books & More and the Wisconsin National Guard are pleased to announce that guard Alex Olson (Jr. • Brookfield) of the basketball team has been chosen as the UW-Oshkosh Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the period of Jan. 12-18.

Olson averaged 20.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.0 steals as UW-Oshkosh won WIAC road games over UW-Stout and UW-Eau Claire.

Olson totaled 41 points by making 12 of 27 shots (44.4 percent) from the field and 11 of 21 (52.4 percent) attempts from the free throw line. He made 6 of 14 (42.9 percent) 3-point shots while compiling 15 rebounds, six assists and six steals.

In UW-Oshkosh’s 66-60 overtime win over UW-Stout on Jan. 14, Olson scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his third career double-double. He sent the game to overtime on a 3-pointer with 71 seconds left in regulation and then scored 10 of the Titans' 17 points in the extra period. Olson also had four steals and two assists against the Blue Devils.

During the Titans’ 78-66 victory over UW-Eau Claire on Jan. 17, Olson scored 20 points, collected five rebounds and tallied four assists.

Each week throughout the 2014-15 school year, one male and one female UW-Oshkosh student-athlete are recognized for their accomplishments from the previous week. The award winners will be announced on the UW-Oshkosh athletics website every Monday afternoon.
Week Men (Sport) Women (Sport)
Aug. 25 - 31
Nick Gonzales (Soccer)
Brooke Brinkman (Volleyball)
Sept. 1 - 7
Nick Woodbury (Soccer)
McKenzie Paul (Golf)
Sept. 8 - 14
Javier Simon (Soccer)
Rachel Elliott (Soccer)
Sept. 15 - 21
Joe Sommers (Football)
Bailey Sagen (Tennis)
Sept. 22 - 28
Jordan Carpenter (Cross Country)
Hannah Kuenzi (Cross Country)
Sept. 29 - Oct. 5
Brett Kasper (Football)
Rachel Elliott (Soccer)
Oct. 6 - 12
Dylan Hecker (Football)
Brianna Theobald (Tennis)
Oct. 13 - 19
Jordan Carpenter (Cross Country)
Katelyn Malcheski (Volleyball)
Oct. 20 - 26
Jacob Hernandez (Soccer)
Robyn Elliott (Soccer)
Oct. 27 - Nov. 2
Sam Mentkowski (Football)
Kylee Verhasselt (Cross Country)
Nov. 3 - 9
Nick Gonzales (Soccer) Angela Christensen (Soccer)
Nov. 10 - 16 Jordan Carpenter (Cross Country)
Alex Richard (Basketball)
Nov. 17 - 23
Sean Dwyer (Basketball)
Katelyn Kuehl (Basketball)
Nov. 24 - Dec. 7
David Leisgang (Wrestling)
Katelyn Kuehl (Basketball)
Dec. 8 - 14 Tyler Shircel (Swimming & Diving)
Taylor Schmidt (Basketball)
Dec. 15 - Jan. 4
Alex Olson (Basketball)
Katelyn Kuehl (Basketball)
Jan. 5 - 11
Korey Kleinhans (Wrestling)
Krystal Walker (Gymnastics)
Jan. 12 - 18
Alex Olson (Basketball)
Jecel (Gerner) Klotz (Track & Field)
Jan. 19 - 25


Jan. 26 - Feb. 1


Feb. 2 - 8


Feb. 9 - 15


Feb. 16 - 22


Feb. 23 - March 1


March 2 - 8


March 9 - 15

March 16 - 22

March 23 - 29


March 30 - April 5


April 6 - 12


April 13 - 19


April 20 - 26

April 27 - May 3


May 4 - 10


May 11 - 31    

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