JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Johns Creek High School senior Annika Olsen will be attending Georgia Tech in Atlanta on a volleyball scholarship.
Olsen has played volleyball for seven years; four at Johns Creek High School.
She earned a varsity letter in 2011, 2012 and 2013. She was the recipient of the team’s Most Outstanding Player Award in 2012 and 2013, the team co-captain in 2013 and led JCHS to the state quarterfinals in 2011 and the state semifinals in 2012 and 2013.
Olsen was also named to the All-State Team and First Team All-Area in 2012 and 2013, as well as area Player of the Year in 2013. She made the state Senior All-Star Team and was Student Athlete of the Month for the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce. She won the 2011 Scholar Athlete Award and was a Scholar Athlete in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
In 2012 while playing club volleyball, Olsen led A5 Volleyball Club to two open qualifier championships, the Southern region championship and won a bronze medal at the AAU Open Nationals. She was named to the 2012 AAU All-American Team. In 2013, Olsen co-captained the A5 team to qualify for Junior Nationals and a bronze medal at the AAU Open Nationals.