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06/01/2011

Navy Ready to Face Virginia in Charlottesville Regional

Midshipmen making first NCAA Tournament appearance since '02.

Career Honors:
• Patriot League Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 23, 2010)

Career Statistics:

-OVERALL-
Year       ERA   W-L   App  GS  CG SHO/CBO  SV    IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO
2008....  5.17   2-1    12   7   0   0/0     0  38.1   42   29   22   17   30
2009....  5.69   3-5    10  10   0   0/0     0  55.1   68   41   35   24   39
2010....  4.52   4-4    13  10   0   0/0     0  59.1   70   31   29   20   31
TOTAL...  5.06   9-10   35  27   0   0/0     0 153.0  180  101   86   61  100

-PATRIOT LEAGUE- Year ERA W-L App GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2008.... 9.82 0-0 2 0 0 0/0 0 3.2 5 4 4 1 0 2009.... 5.19 2-2 5 5 0 0/0 0 26.0 37 20 15 14 22 2010.... 6.75 2-3 6 4 0 0/0 0 21.1 31 16 16 7 9 TOTAL... 6.18 4-5 13 9 0 0/0 0 51.0 73 40 35 22 31

Career Highs:
• Innings (Start): 8.0 vs. Lafayette (3/28/09)
• Innings (Relief): 2.2, two times (MR: at Lafayette 5/1/10)
• Strikeouts (Start): 6, two times (MR: vs. Bucknell 4/18/09)
• Strikeouts (Relief): 2, two times (MR: at Lafayette 5/1/10)

2010:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Pitched in 13 games, starting 10, which was the second-highest on the team
• Went 4-4 with a 4.40 ERA - lowest among all pitchers on the staff with at least 10 starts
• Struck out 31 and walked 20 in 59.1 innings of work
• One of three pitchers on the staff that did not surrender a home run
• His 4.40 ERA ranked eighth-best in the Patriot League
• Went at least 5.0 innings in eight of his 10 starts
• Struck out season-high five batters on two occasions, vs. Air Force (2/27) and Iona (3/15)
• Picked up his first win of the year in his first start as he went 7.0 innings, allowing no runs off a season-best three hits in a 7-2 win over Iona (2/20)
• Longest outing of the year was 7.1 innings vs. Princeton (3/21) as he allowed two runs off five hits, struck out four and issued no walks
• Earned third win of the season as he came out of the bullpen and struck out one and allowed one hit in 1.0 inning of work in 4-3 win over Holy Cross (4/24)
• Didn't allow a run in back-to-back relief appearances vs. Coppin State (4/29) and Lafayette (5/1) as he struck out two and allowed four hits in a combined 4.1 innings
• Went 3.0 innings in his final start of the year to earn the win as he allowed two runs off four hits in a 20-5 win over Lafayette (5/2)
• Had at least three Ks in six of his 10 starts

2009:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Pitched and started in 10 games
• Went 3-5 with a 5.69 ERA over 55.1 innings with 24 walks and 39 strikeouts
• His ERA ranked 12th among all Patriot League pitchers
• Logged at least 6.0 innings in four of his 10 starts
• Opponents were only successful in 2-of-6 stolen base attempts
• Cleanly fielded all 15 chances
• Did not allow a walk in 7.0 innings of three-run baseball with a strikeout to earn the win against Iona (3/8)
• Fanned five batters in 7.1 innings with seven hits allowed against UMass (3/14)
• Delivered 8.0 innings of five-hit, one-run baseball with four strikeouts against Lafayette (3/28)
• Threw 5.0 scoreless innings to get the win at Lehigh (4/4)
• Struck out season-high six batters over 6.0 innings in a winning effort against Bucknell (4/18)

2008:
Game-by-Game Statistics
• Appeared in 12 games, seven of which he started
• Went 2-1 with a 5.17 ERA over 38.1 innings with 17 walks and 30 strikeouts
• Held the opposition to a .263 (42-for-160) batting average
• Allowed only five stolen bases in eight attempts and picked off a runner
• In his final-five appearances, he went 2-1 with a 1.96 ERA over 18.1 innings with 15 strikeouts
• Fired five innings of one-hit, shutouts baseball with two walks and five strikeouts to earn his first-career win against Maryland Eastern Shore (4/22)
• Won in his next start at Delaware State (4/29), as he fanned six and allowed just one earned run in 5.1 innings

High School:
• Attended Franklin Central High School, where he lettered with the baseball team
• Named All-South Player of the Year during his senior season
• Earned all-county and all-conference honors in 2006

Personal:
• Full name is Westley Brian Olson
• Son of Kari and Larry Anderson
• Born May 25, 1988, in Indianapolis, Ind.
• Father, Larry, serves in the U.S. Army as a pilot
• Majoring in ocean engineering

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