Reporter Athlete of the Week: Elijah Olson

Olson leads the league and state in batting.

  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 4:02pm
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Elijah Olson

Elijah Olson

Renton High School’s Elijah Olson, baseball, was selected as the Renton Reporter Male Athlete of the Week for April 26.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: Psychology

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: Hanging out with my teammates and playing video games.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My friend Nito has pushed me since Little League to be better.

Q: Do you have a pre- or postgame tradition? What is it?

A: I’ve never been the ritual type of person.

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: “idontwannabeyouanymore” by Billie Eilish

From the Sideline

“Elijah Olson is the captain of our team and a leader on and off the field. Olson leads the league and the entire state in batting with a .727 batting average to go along with nine doubles and eight triples. Amazing season!”

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