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Olivia Dailey

Setter

Player profile

  • Hometown Trussville, Ala.
  • Last School Kentucky
  • High School The Cahaba School
  • Year Senior
  • Height 5-10

AT OHIO STATE
2018 (Senior)
• Made 17 starts in 23 appearances
• Led the Buckeyes with 635 assists and 8.70 assists per set
• Accumulated 115 digs, 32 kills, 21 blocks and seven service aces
• Registered four double-doubles
• Had double figures in assists in 19 matches, including 11 outings with at least 35 helpers
• Dug a career-best 12 balls and dished 50 assists in her Ohio State debut against Albany
• Hit .300 with 53 assists, eight digs and five kills versus No. 3 Minnesota
• Handed out a career-high 62 assists in the season finale at Iowa

AT KENTUCKY
2017 (Junior)
• Member of the Wildcats’ 2017 SEC Championship squad
• Appeared in five matches and recorded 10 assists

2016 (Sophomore)
• AVCA All-America honorable mention
• AVCA All-Southeastern Region
• All-SEC honoree
• FloVolleyball National Player of the Week
• Five-time SEC Setter of the Week
• SEC Offensive Player of the Week
• Started 31 of 32 matches
• Finished the season fourth in the nation in assists per set at 11.78, which was second in the SEC
• Averaged 12.41 assists per set in SEC play, the highest in the league
• Posted 1,202 assists during 2016, the sixth most during the 25-point rally scoring era
• Recorded 14 matches with 40 or more assists and had 14 double-doubles
• In the summer, competed for the USA Collegiate National Team – Minneapolis Squad

2015 (Freshman)
• Played in 28 matches, making seven starts in 86 total sets of action, playing as a setter and defensive specialist
• Recorded 66 digs, 24 assists and 19 services aces

HIGH SCHOOL
• Earned AAU All-America honors in 2014
• Competed for the Southern Performance Volleyball Club
• Helped her AAU team to a fifth-place finish at AAU Nationals in the 18 Premier Division
• Ranked 43rd in Prep Volleyball’s “Senior Aces”
• Named to the 18’s division JVA All-National Team in 2013

PERSONAL INFO
• Daughter of Robert and Julie Dailey
• Communication major