Tanner Olson

Tanner  Olson


Ferndale, Wash.

High School:

Last College:
Skagit Valley College

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 230



Academic Accolades

More than 200 UCF student-athletes named to AAC All-Academic Team


Baseball Sweeps No. 9 Louisville in Thursday Doubleheader

Skoglund's game one gem set up walk-off thriller in game two.


First Place in The American on the Line when Baseball Takes on No. 9 Louisville

The Knights will play a doubleheader Thursday and then a single game on either Friday or Saturday.


Baseball Wins Wild One at Memphis, 9-8

The Knights smacked 14 hits on the afternoon.


Knights Suffer Walk-Off Defeat at Memphis

The two teams combined for just six hits.

Senior (2015)
-Pitched 1.2 innings against Siena (2/14), striking out one
-Added one inning of work and one punchout against Bethune-Cookman

Junior (2014)
-Appeared in 15 games with 10 starts on the mound
-Finished with a 3-3 mark and 4.83 ERA
-Totaled 24 strikeouts and opponents hit .264 in 50.1 innings pitched
-Earned first win with three strikeouts and one run allowed in two innings of relief vs. The Citadel (2/23)
-In first-career start, pitched 4.2 innings vs. Michigan (3/5)
-Had three strikeouts in 3.1 innings vs. Florida State (3/11)
-Went big in third-career start vs. Miami (3/18), throwing four strikeouts in eight innings for the win
-Pitched a career-high 8.1 innings, while allowing just two runs in win over Temple (3/29)

Prior to UCF
-Spent two years at Skagit Valley Community College under the tutelage of Ben Silva and Adam Roberts
-Named NWAACC Honorable Mention as a reliever in first year and followed up with a spot on the NWAACC North Second Team after compiling a 5-1 record with a 2.40 ERA
-Attended Ferndale High School where he was a three-year letterwinner on both the football and baseball teams
-Coached by Sean Linville and was named All-Whatcom County as a third baseman and pitcher after both his junior and senior seasons
-In senior season on the diamond, also named All-North West Conference as a pitcher and third baseman and honored as the NWC Pitcher of the Year after posting a 7-1 record with a 2.70 ERA and 81 strikeouts
-Was a team captain in senior campaign and was also named Ferndale High School Male Athlete of the Year

-Born in Bellingham, Wash.
-Son of Mark and Lori Olson
-Has two brothers, Chase and Kolby
-Father, Mark, golfed at Washington State
-Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies with a minor in Recreation


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