5 - Erik Olson
Erik Olson
Height: 6-3
Weight: 220
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bethel Park, Pa.
High School: Bethel Park
Position: QB
Major: Management (Finance)
gp 10
yds 1726
td 14
yds/g 172.6

2012: Played in all 10 games with seven starts at quarterback…completed 137 passes on 243 attempts with 1,726 yards and 14 touchdowns…also rushed for two scores…recorded a career-high 277 yards passing at Hiram September 8…threw a career-high three touchdowns in a game twice…season-high 24 completions and 37 attempts at Ohio Wesleyan on September 22…season-long 54-yard pass versus Frostburg State on September 15…also averaged 31 yards on 15 punts with a long of 43 yards. 

2011: Started all 10 games at quarterback and punter in first season after transferring…named second-team All-UAA…completed 154-of-257 passes (59.9%) for 1,571 yards and 11 touchdowns…finished second in the UAA in passing yards and touchdowns…also recorded a pair of rushing touchdowns…named UAA Offensive Player of the Week for three consecutive dates on September 26, October 3 and October 10…punted 47 times for 1,729 yards (36.8 yards per punt)…posted season highs of 23 completions and 228 yards passing at Allegheny on October 1…career-long 62-yard TD run on a fake punt at Denison on September 24…threw two touchdowns in a game four times.

Personal: Transfer via Division II California University of Pennsylvania…three-year letterman and two-time captain at Bethel Park High School…two-time first-team All-Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League selection…two-time first-team all-region and all-area…named to Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fabulous 22 Team as a junior and a senior…also an ESPN Athlete of the Week as a senior…team won one WPIAL Championship, two sectional championships and two region crowns…finished runner-up in the state and ranked 11th in the country after a 15-0 start…member of the National Honor Society…son of Barry and Cindy Olson.

Recent Games
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 137 31
Attempts 243 62
Completion % 56.4% 50.0%
Yards 1726 382
Yards per game 172.6 127.3
Yards per attempt 7.1 6.2
Touchdowns 14 3
Interceptions 11 3
Sacks 19 7
Yards lost 100 38
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 10 18 55.6% 196 10.9 1 1 4 14
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 22 30 73.3% 277 9.2 3 1 2 13
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 10 21 47.6% 136 6.5 1 1 1 11
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 24 37 64.9% 241 6.5 1 2 1 6
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 21 32 65.6% 175 5.5 1 1 2 11
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 12 26 46.2% 224 8.6 3 1 1 1
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 7 17 41.2% 95 5.6 1 1 1 6
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 7 13 53.8% 85 6.5 1 1 2 8
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 10 27 37.0% 83 3.1 1 1 3 17
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 14 22 63.6% 214 9.7 1 1 2 13
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 7 -18 -2.6 5 1 2 1
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 4 -12 -3.0 6 0 2 0
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 4 -9 -2.2 4 0 1 1
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 7 8 1.1 5 0 1 1
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 9 16 1.8 8 0 - -
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 4 9 2.2 7 0 - -
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 5 -3 -0.6 3 0 - -
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 4 -3 -0.8 4 0 - -
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 6 -16 -2.7 1 0 1 0
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 9 14 1.6 13 1 1 1
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 - - - - - 2 1
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 - - - - - 2 0
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 1 23 23.0 23 0 - -
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 - - - - - 1 0
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 - - - - - 1 1
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 - - - - - 0
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 3 83 27.7 38 0 0 0 0
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 1 31 31.0 31 1 0 0 0
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 1 35 35.0 35 0 0 1 0
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 1 43 43.0 43 0 0 1 0
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 1 43 43.0 43 1 0 0 0
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 4 111 27.8 39 2 0 1 0
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 2 62 31.0 42 1 0 1 0
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 2 58 29.0 30 1 0 0 0
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 at Marietta W, 26-23 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at Hiram W, 35-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Frostburg St. L, 17-16 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 17-14 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Wittenberg L, 14-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Wooster W, 31-28 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Oberlin W, 24-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Chicago W, 28-15 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 10-7 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon W, 36-24 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2011-12 10 154 257 59.9% 1571 157.1 6.1 11 7 63
2012-13 10 137 243 56.4% 1726 172.6 7.1 14 11 54
2013-14 9 107 168 63.7% 1132 125.8 6.7 11 3 79
Total 29 398 668 59.6% 4429 152.7 6.6 36 21 79
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 10 68 -29 -2.9 -0.4 2 62 3 3
2012-13 10 59 -14 -1.4 -0.2 2 13 8 4
2013-14 9 38 -5 -0.6 -0.1 0 16 3 0
Total 29 165 -48 -1.7 -0.3 4 62 14 7
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 10 - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 1 0.1 23 2.3 23.0 0 23
2013-14 9 - - - - - - -
Total 29 1 0.0 23 0.8 23.0 0 23
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 29 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 10 47 1729 36.8 65 11 5 3 0
2012-13 10 15 466 31.1 43 6 0 4 0
2013-14 9 47 1778 37.8 77 8 6 2 1
Total 29 109 3973 36.4 77 25 11 9 1
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 10 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 0 2 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 9 1 0 1 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 29 1 2 3 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 10 137 243 56.4% 1726 172.6 7.1 14 11 54
Conference 3 31 62 50.0% 382 127.3 6.2 3 3 37
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 67 128 52.3% 832 166.4 6.5 7 5 54
Away 5 70 115 60.9% 894 178.8 7.8 7 6 36
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 72 126 57.1% 1091 181.8 8.7 10 6 41
Losses 4 65 117 55.6% 635 158.8 5.4 4 5 54

August - - - - - - - - - -
September 5 87 138 63.0% 1025 205.0 7.4 7 6 54
October 3 26 56 46.4% 404 134.7 7.2 5 3 41
November 2 24 49 49.0% 297 148.5 6.1 2 2 37
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 59 -14 -1.4 -0.2 2 13 8 4
Conference 3 19 -5 -1.7 -0.3 1 13 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 32 14 2.8 0.4 1 13 3 2
Away 5 27 -28 -5.6 -1.0 1 6 5 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 33 -13 -2.2 -0.4 2 13 5 2
Losses 4 26 -1 -0.2 -0.0 0 8 3 2

August - - - - - - - - -
September 5 31 -15 -3.0 -0.5 1 8 6 3
October 3 13 3 1.0 0.2 0 7 - -
November 2 15 -2 -1.0 -0.1 1 13 2 1
December - - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 1 0.1 23 2.3 23.0 0 23
Conference 3 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 1 0.2 23 4.6 23.0 0 23
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 1 0.2 23 3.8 23.0 0 23
Losses 4 - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - -
September 5 - - - - - - -
October 3 1 0.3 23 7.7 23.0 0 23
November 2 - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 3 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 6 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0

August - - - - - - - - 0
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
December - - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 15 466 31.1 43 6 0 4 0
Conference 3 8 231 28.9 42 4 0 2 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 6 194 32.3 43 3 0 2 0
Away 5 9 272 30.2 43 3 0 2 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 10 295 29.5 43 4 0 1 0
Losses 4 5 171 34.2 43 2 0 3 0

August - - - - - - - - -
September 5 6 192 32.0 43 1 0 2 0
October 3 5 154 30.8 43 3 0 1 0
November 2 4 120 30.0 42 2 0 1 0
December - - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 0 2 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 3 0 1 1 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 0 1 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 0 1 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 0 1 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 0 1 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -

August - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 5 0 1 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 0 1 1 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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