Chris Olson

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 7 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) 1B  LHP, OF
Ht/Wt 6-3, 200 lb
School  Duluth Area Learning Center
Hometown  Duluth, MN USA
Summer Team  Lakeview Legion
Fall Team  Minnesota Elite Blizzard
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Central Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
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Position - 1B
MN State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - 1B

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4 yr Commitment
St. Thomas University

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2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 16, 2013
PG Grade: 7.5
Chris Olson is a 2014 1B/LHP, OF with a 6-2 217 lb. frame from Duluth, MN who attends East. Olson has a large frame with a strong build. Defensively he has solid footwork and actions around the bag at 1B. Olson has solid transfers and clean release with arm strength up to 76 MPH. At the plate, he starts with a high hand set and uses a small foot lift to start his swing. Olson stays back well and stays tall on his backside well. He has some bat speed with strength in his swing. Olson has more power potential in there and has strong hands at contact. He pitches from an overhand arm slot with a short arm action. Olson attacks the strike zone with his fastball and throws a 12/6 curveball. Very good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 7.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 78 mph
17.51% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.61 sec
15.54% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
1B 76 mph
42.05% Rank
best 90  avg 77
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 90  avg 76
 (2014 class)
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