Eric Olson
Eric Olson
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walt Whitman High School
Position: Diving
Years at Yale: Montgomery Dive Club

Eric Olson is a sophomore in Calhoun College and has achieved an NCAA Zone Diving Championship qualifying standard in the three-meter event. He began his diving career at the age of eleven and has loved the sport ever since. Olsen chose Yale for its great academics and the overall sportsmanship of each and every member of the swim team. From Bethesda, MD, Olsen lives with his sister Sarah, father Steve, and mother Lynn while at home. His most memorable athletic experiences include competing and defeating his former classmate and Olympic hopeful Matt Cooper. He also led his high school dive team to its first County Dive Relay Championship.