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    Shawn Olsen
    Shawn Olsen

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Orem, Utah

    High School:
    Timpanogos

    Last College:
    College of Southern Nevada

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 195

    Position:
    Pitcher

    2007
    Olsen is a veteran starter who can also be used in long relief as a 2007 senior for the Trojans.

    2006
    In his first season at USC as a 2006 junior transfer, Olsen made 11 starts and 31 appearances...posted a 4-6 record with a 4.85 ERA...in 78 innings, he allowed 95 hits, walked 38 and struck out 53 with opponents batting .306 against him...on Feb. 11 against Florida International, he earned his first win as a Trojan with 4 1/3 no-hit innings...struck out six batters in the process and faced the minimum after the batter he walked was later thrown out at second on a steal attempt...got the win against Georgia on March 4 with 3 1/3 innings of relief, allowing three runs on four hits...gave up just one run in 4 1/3 innings of relief on March 21 in a 14-4 win at Loyola Marymount...allowed one unearned run in three innings on April 11 against UC Riverside...earned his fourth win of the season at No. 13 Arizona State on April 14 with 2 2/3 innings, allowing one unearned run on two hits with two walks and two strikeouts...recorded a season-high seven strikeouts on April 25 against Loyola Marymount in seven innings, giving up three runs on five hits with no walks...his longest stint of the season came in a start at No. 2 Cal State Fullerton on May 23 with eight innings, allowing two runs (one earned) on six hits with three walks and four strikeouts.

    Junior College
    He was a junior college All-American in his 2005 sophomore season at the College of Southern Nevada...named SWAC Player of the Year and earned all-conference and all-district first team honors.

    High School
    He earned all-state and all-region honors at Timpanogos High in Orem, Utah...batted .450 in his senior season and went 8-1 on the mound with a 1.60 ERA...member of the honor roll.

    Personal
    He is majoring in sociology...parents are Glen and Julie...has two brothers, Max and Korey...favorite television shows are Baseball Tonight and Cold Case Files...favorite movies are My, Myself And Irene and Anchorman...lists his mother as his most influential person...birthdate is June 5, 1984.

    Olsen's Career Statistics
    Year		W-L	SV	ERA	G-GS	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO
    2006 (Jr.)	4-6	0	4.85	31-11	78.0	95	51	42	38	53
    

    Olsen's Career Statistics vs. Pac-10 Teams Opponent W-L SV ERA G-GS IP H R ER BB SO Arizona 0-0 0 12.27 2-0 3.2 7 6 5 1 2 Arizona State 0-1 0 1.59 2-0 5.2 5 2 1 6 4 California 0-0 0 0.00 1-0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 Oregon State 0-0 0 6.75 1-0 1.1 1 1 1 2 2 Stanford 0-0 0 3.38 3-0 2.2 2 1 1 3 2 UCLA 0-1 0 27.00 1-1 1.0 3 3 3 1 1 Washington 0-0 0 0.00 1-0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 Washington St. 0-1 0 5.06 1-1 5.1 7 5 3 1 2 Totals 0-3 0 6.05 10-2 19.1 26 17 13 12 13