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#45 Olivia Rizzo

Freshman

Guard     5'5"

Irwin, Pa. / Penn Trafford High School

MAJOR: Psychology


At Penn Trafford High School
     Olivia Rizzo was a four-year letterman in basketball and a one-year letter-winner in softball at Penn Trafford High School.  Rizzo, selected as her team’s most valuable player in 2011-12, averaged 8.1 points per game and shot 76% from the free-throw line as a senior.  She was also named to the 2011 Lady Spartan Holiday Tournament All-Tournament Team.
    
Rizzo, a two-year team captain, guided Penn Trafford to back-to-back WPIAL Section I Championships, the program’s first and second section titles since 1974.  Rizzo also helped the Lady Warriors to four straight trips to the post-season, including a spot in the PIAA AAAA State Playoffs in 2011.
    
She was coached by John Giannikas at Penn Trafford High School.