NOELLE OLSON  
  Class: 2017  
  Hometown: Big Lake, Minn.  
High School: Big Lake
 
 
 
 
 
 

ST. OLAF BESTS
2013 (First Year) - Was United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association National Athlete of the Week after posting third-best 6K time in school history in victory in 15-team, 251-runner field at St. Olaf Invitational on Sept. 21... Was MIAC Athelte of the Week on Sept. 4 after winning Mac Ole Time Trial with school record 4K time of 14:26.7... Posted 17:38 in Alumni 5K race, which ranks as second fastest 5K time in school history... Won four meets throughout the season... Was MIAC Champion on Nov. 2 with a time of 21:49... Finished second at the NCAA Central Region Championships with a time of 21:30... Was named to the All-Region team... Was second at the NCAA National Championships on Nov. 23 with a time of 21:22... Earned All-American honors... Finished first for the Oles in every meet of the season.


2013
(First Year) -
6K- 21:22 at NCAA National Championships on Nov. 23
5K- 17:38 at the Alumni Race on Sept. 7
4K-
14:26 at the Ole/MAC Time Trial on Aug. 30


AT BIG LAKE HIGH SCHOOL
Was captain as a senior... Three-time letterwinner... All-conference as a junior and senior... Individual state qualifier... Two-time all-state in track and field... Team MVP as a senior... Two-time all-conference... All-conference honorable mention as a sophomore... Three-time letterwinner... State qualifier in the 3200m.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Rick and Shirley Olson.


FAVORITES
FOOD(S): Bananas, baby carrots, watermelon
MOVIE(S): Harry Potter, Pirates of the Carribbean, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Les Miserables
TV SHOW(S): Pretty Little Liars, Bones
BOOK(S): Harry Potter Series, The Help
MUSICAL ARTIST(S): One Direction, Ke$ha, Taylor Swift, Maroon 5
ATHLETE(S): Missy Franklin, Kara Goucher
ROLE MODEL(S): My mother and grandmother