Erica Olson | #24 | OF
Hometown: Lynn Haven, FL
Previous School: Gulf Coast Community College
Major: Elementary Education
2005: Finished as one of the top power hitters in West Florida’s history…Olson’s 18 home runs last season were the third-highest single-season total…Olson’s .573 slugging percentage was third-best, and she also set a school record with 10 total bases last season against North Alabama.
2004: All-Gulf South Conference Second Team…Made 54 starts…Hit .277 with five homeruns, nine doubles, 28 RBI and committed just one error defensively…Tallied a .462 slugging percentage…Hit a .345 in the GSC and slugged at a .582 clip…Batted .369 with runners on base…Hit .353 leadings off innings…Went two-for-three with three RBI and a homerun versus West Alabama.
Gulf Coast CC: Played her first two collegiate seasons for the Commodores…Played with current UWF teammates Amber Browning and Nora Dunham.
High School: Lettered three years for the Mosley HS Dolphins…Posted a batting average of .331 her senior year.
Personal: Daughter of Randy and Laura Olson…Born on October 21, 1983…Majoring in elementary education.