Olivia Schafer

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Davidson, N.C.
  • Major Psychology

AS A JUNIOR (2022)

  • Member of the third-place Ohio State gray team routine at the 2023 US Collegiate National Championship
  • Competed in A Figures at the national championship meet.
  • Won the solo competition in the meet at Richmond
  • Took third in solo at the Zero Waste Invite


  • Took first in the trio at the OSU Small Routine Invitational
  • Also competed in the OSU Virtual Technical Invitational
  • Helped the Buckeyes to a second-place finish in the team final and competed in the solo at the U.S. Collegiate Championships


  • Her solo placed second at the Jessica Beck Memorial, Richmond and William & Mary
  • Also finished third at Arizona in solo
  • Helped the Buckeyes to an undefeated regular season
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete


  • Daughter of Anne Schulte and Mike Schafer
  • Trained with the Santa Clara Aquamaids from 2017-2019 under Sonja van der Velden
  • Trained with Carolina Synchro Club from 2010-2017 under Anne Schulte
  • Hopes to attend either law school or graduate school for clinical psychology
  • Enjoys reading, painting, and dancing
  • Her mother, Anne Schulte, was a member of the Ohio State synchronized swimming team and U.S. Senior National Team