Olivia Becker
Olivia Becker
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Springfield, Mo.
High School: Kickapoo
Position: Student Assistant
Major: Mathematics (Education, Spanish minors)

Will serve as a student assistant coach during the 2018 season.

Honors:

  • USA South All-Sportsmanship (2017)
  • USA South All-Academic (2017-18)
  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)
  • USA South All-Academic (2015-16)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2015, 2017

2017 (Junior): Played in nine matches, starting seven, before suffering a season-ending injury... Totaled 48 kills (1.71 per set), with 21 total blocks on the year... Had 10 kills and three total blocks in a five-set loss to Chapman (Sept. 9)... Had a career-high five total blocks to go with five kills in a five-set loss to DeSales (Sept. 8)... Registered nine kills at Sewanee (Set. 13)... Was Covenant's representative on the USA South All-Sportsmanship team... Earned a third straight USA South All-Academic honor

2016 (Sophomore): Did not play in any matches due to injury... Named to USA South All-Academic team for second straight year

2015 (Freshman): Played in 19 matches and made eight starts... Tallied 67 kills (1.22 per set) and 18 total blocks on the year... Made collegiate debut at Maryville (Sept. 17) with four kills and two digs in a five-set loss... Registered seven kills in a match twice during the year... The second time came against Meredith in the USA South Tournament semifinal (Nov. 7)... Had five kills, a season-high 10 digs, and three block assists in the USA South Tournament championship against Maryville (Nov. 7)... Made first start against LaGrange (Sept. 19) and had five kills, two digs and a solo block... Named to USA South All-Academic team

High School: Attended Kickapoo High School... Helped lead her team to a conference championship in 2013... All-Conference honorable mention as a senior... Academic All-Conference first team as both a junior and senior... Played club with Springfield Juniors for four years and helped them reach nationals three times... On the Springfield Juniors 15s team that placed 10th overall in the American Division... Valedictorian and member of National Honor Society... Honor Roll member all four years... US Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award recipient... Earned President's Award for Educational Excellence

Personal: Parents are Bob and Julie Becker... Has two siblings, Sam and Ethan... Favorite Bible verse is Romans 6:23... Majoring in mathematics with minors in education and Spanish... Would like to work for a major corporation or teach and coach... Assisted the Cherokee Middle School seventh grade volleyball team while a senior in high school

Becker's Single-Match Highs:

Kills: 10 vs Chapman, Sep 9, 2017
Assists: 2, at Methodist, Oct 31, 2015
Serve aces: 2, at Mary Baldwin, Oct 17, 2015
Digs: 10, vs. Maryville, Nov 7, 2015
Blocks: 7, vs DeSales, Sep 8, 2017