Hamline News

November 22, 2010

Olson earns MIAC honor, Pipers rise to #5 in rankings

Olson scored the first two goals of his collegiate career in Saturday's 6-2 win over Saint Mary's. He scored the first goal of the game at 6:48 in the opening period as the Pipers played their first game back at Warner Coliseum.

He then tallied a short-handed goal to start the 2nd period, putting Hamline up 3-1 and helping break the game open for the Pipers.

He started the weekend by providing an assist on the game-winner in Friday's 4-3 win.

He was named the co-athlete of the week alongside Kelly Andrew, a goalie from Concordia College.

In the latest USCHO.com national poll released this afternoon, Hamline moved from #8 to #5 in the rankings. To see the complete rankings, click here.

This weekend will feature a pair of key match-ups for the Pipers First they take on #9-ranked SUNY-Geneseo on Friday, November 26, at 3:00 p.m. in the Adrian College tournament.

Hamline then takes on the #7-ranked hosts, Adrian, at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 27.