7 Olivia Staffon
7 Olivia Staffon
Height: 5-10
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Laguna Niguel, Calif.
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic
Position: Defensive Specialist/Outside Hitter
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Eliot

Career Highs

Aces: 2, twice, vs. Rider (9/10/10) & vs. Dartmouth (10/1/10)
Digs: 14 vs. Rider (9/10/10)
Kills: 1, vs. Columbia (10/8/10)
Total Blocks: n/a

Sophomore • 2010
Finished the year with 58 digs in 14 matches played and also added six service aces ... Collected six digs against Boston College Sept. 4 ... Totaled 14 digs in 3-1 win over Rider Sept. 10 ... Picked up a kill and recorded seven digs in 3-2 win over Columbia Oct. 8.

Freshman • 2009
Appeared in seven matches … Recorded a total of seven digs, two kills and one ace on the season … Made collegiate debut against Colgate (Sept. 4) … Saw action in matches versus Toledo (Sept. 5), UConn (Sept. 8) and Holy Cross (Sept. 22).

Before Harvard

Two-year member of high school varsity team ... Served as captain as a senior ... Also participated in track and field ... Earned all-tournament honors at the University High School tournament as a freshman and the Tesoro High School Tournament as a sophomore ... League and CIF Division 1AA Southern Section champions as a senior ... California Scholarship Federation ... National Honor Society ... Santa Margarita Catholic High School (SMCHS) Academic Award in AP biology, journalism and AP calculus BC .... Received the 2009 Bank of America Achievement Award in the field of communications (newspaper) ... SMCHS Academic Award as Eagle Gold Scholar, AP Scholar with Honors, Excellence in International Baccalaureate Certificate and Athlete Award in volleyball (9-12) and track and field (9) ... SMCHS Highest GPA Award ... Broadcasted school announcements on Eagle Television ... Member of Peer Court and Eagle Pack ... Involved with Boys and Girls Club ... Played for the Laguna Beach Volleyball Club.