Girls Varsity Volleyball
Welcome our new varsity assistant coach, Ms. Emma OlsonBack
Emma Olson is a 2017 graduate from the University of Mary Washington. She has her Bachelor's Degree in History and plans to get her Masters in Secondary Education in the coming years.
Olson has 3 years of club coaching experience. She coached for two years at Fredericksburg Juniors Volleyball Club and has coached one season for Virginia Juniors Volleyball Club.
Olson played four years of volleyball for the University of Mary Washington from 2013 to 2017. She was a 3-year captain and the 4-year starting setter for UMW Volleyball. Olson helped advance UMW to their first CAC Championship, 2 NCAA tournament appearances including an Elite 8 finish in the Fall of 2016. Some of her accolades include a 4-time CAC All-Conference player and being named an AVCA Honorable Mention All-American.
Emma played volleyball for Oakton High School for all 4 years of high school. She played on the varsity team for 3 years and was captain for her junior and senior seasons. She also played 4 years of club volleyball in Northern Virginia during high school, 3 years at NVVA and her senior club season at Virginia Juniors.
This is Emma's first season as a high school coach and is very excited to join the Briar Woods Falcons team!