Jason Olesnavage 92
Jason Olesnavage

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Ferndale, Mich.

High School:
Ferndale

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 213

Position:
K


Fifth-Year Senior (2009) ... earned first varsity letter ... Academic All-Big Ten ... started all 12 games at kicker ... led team with 75 points ... converted 11-of-15 field goals and 42-of-43 point-after-attempts ... made career debut at placekicker vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 5), booting a 44-yard field goal in the second quarter ... kicked all four extra-points through the uprights against the Broncos ... converted one-of-two field goal attempts and all five extra-point attempts vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12), hitting on a 39-yarder at the end of the first half ... connected on a 37-yard field goal and six PATs vs. Eastern Michigan (Sept. 19) ... converted all four PATs vs. Indiana (Sept. 26) ... connected on a career-best two field goals and added two PATs at Michigan State (Oct. 3) ... hit field goals from 36 and 42 yards out against the Spartans ... kicked four PATs at Iowa (Oct. 10) ... made all eight PATs vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17) ... hit only PAT and made a 23-yard field goal at the end of the second quarter vs. Penn State (Oct. 24) ... matched a career high with two field goals at Illinois (Oct. 31), connecting from 29 and 42 yards away in the second quarter ... made only PAT try against the Illini ... converted one-of-two field goals and three-of-four PATs vs. Purdue (Nov. 7), setting a career long with a 51-yarder in the first quarter ... hit a 37-yard field goal and three PATs at Wisconsin (Nov. 14) ... converted a 42-yard field goal and one PAT vs. Ohio State (Nov. 21).

Senior/Junior (2008) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... did not see game action.

Junior (2007) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... did not see game action.

Sophomore (2006)... did not see game action ... joined team prior to spring practice.

Prep... attended Ferndale High School (2005) ... National Honor Society member ... played varsity football as a junior and senior ... Key Statistics... made 11-of-12 extra points and five-of-seven field goals as a senior, with a long of 47 yards ... connected on two-of-three field goals during junior season, before breaking ankle in week two ... Honors and Rankings... selected All-Oakland Athletic Association senior season ... named All-Metro Detroit by the Detroit Free Press as a senior ... earned All-North second team senior year ... Other Sports... co-captain of the varsity soccer team all four years ... four-time All-Oakland Athletic Association selection ... three-time All-District performer sophomore through senior seasons ... named OAA All-District during sophomore and junior seasons ... played varsity basketball during sophomore year.

Personal... Jason Norman Olesnavage was born September 18, 1986 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and Arts ... economics major.


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