May 19, 2005

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State women’s lacrosse student-athlete Regina Oliver (Sr., Pottstown, Pa.) has been honored as a Mid-Atlantic All-Regional second-team selection by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association/US Lacrosse All-American Regional Committee. She is one of 96 student-athletes honored in the three regions (North, Mid-Atlantic and South). Oliver recorded team-highs of 70 ground balls, 27 draw controls and 51 caused turnovers during the past season. She ranked second on the squad in goals with 29 and points with 34 for the Buckeyes who finished 6-10 overall and 3-3 in the American Lacrosse Conference.

For her four-year career, Oliver is the Ohio State career leader in ground balls with 236 and caused turnovers with 201 and ranks second in draw controls with 121. Offensively, she ranks third in career points with 166, second in career goals with 125 and sixth in assists with 41.

Oliver was a four-time first-team All-Conference selection in the American Lacrosse Association. She was the 2002 ALC Rookie of the Year and the 2003 ALC Player of the Year. Oliver was a first team Mid-Atlantic All-Region selection in 2003 and 2004 and second team pick in 2002 and 2005. She was honored as a second-team IWLCA/US Lacrosse All-American in 2003 and a third-team selection in 2004.