Started 47 games in right field while appearing in three other games as a defensive replacement ... Finished the year with a .388 on-base percentage that was .174 point higher than her batting average ... Led NU with 28 walks ... Went 1-for-2 with a walk and an RBI against San Diego State (2/8) ... Recorded a .750 on-base percentage in four games at the Georgia Softball Classic with three hits, five walks and a hit by pitch ... Best game came in a 3-for-3 performance with a triple, two runs and an RBI in a win over Middle Tennessee State (2/16) ... Doubled and scored as part of a three-run seventh-inning rally for an eventual 3-2 victory over Georgia Tech (2/22) ... Went 1-for-2 with a run, an RBI and a sacrifice against Loyola Marymount (2/23) ... Batted .556 with a 1.556 slugging percentage at the Easton Invitational (3/1-3/3), clubbing home runs in each of NU's last three games at the tournament ... First crushed a two-run shot against No. 16 Stanford (3/2) ... Then had a 3-for-4 day with a homer and two runs scored versus Cal Poly (3/2) ... Broke open a 5-0 win against Cal State Bakersfield with a late three-run home run (3/3) ... Finished 2-for-3 with two RBIs in a win over Minnesota (3/29) ... Cleared the bases with a three-run double in a run-rule win over Illinois (4/5) ... Finished 1-for-2 with two RBIs and two runs in a run-rule win against Notre Dame (4/9) ... In that game, became the second two-time member of the Sharon J. Drysdale Field "Roof Club" when she crushed a towering home run that landed two paces onto the roof of McGaw Hall beyond left field, the seventh home run to ever reach the roof of the building ... Walked twice and scored twice against Iowa (4/13) ... Smashed a solo home run as part of back-to-back jacks with Paige Tonz in the opening game of a sweep at Penn State (4/19) ... Matched the NU single-game record with a career-high four runs scored during a 2-for-3 day with a double and two walks at Penn State (4/20) ... Broke a 1-1 tie against regional rival DePaul with a two-run double in an eventual 4-2 win (4/30) ... Doubled, walked and scored a run in NU's opening round win over Indiana at the Big Ten Tournament (5/9).
2012: Entered the first game of the season as an injury substitution and started 55 games after that point, appearing in all 58 total ... Entered her first-career game as an injury sub against Texas Tech (2/10), finishing 2-for-3 with five RBIs, two runs and a run-rule inducing three-run walk-off home run ... Doubled home a run against New Mexico (2/11) ... Finished 3-for-4 with a three-run home run and four RBIs in a win over Colorado State (2/25) ... Later that day, smashed a grand slam against No. 19 Oregon ... Earned Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors after her performance at the Cathedral City Classic (2/27) ... Had a huge game in a run-rule win over Massachusetts (3/20) ... Broke a 4-4 tie with a fourth-inning grand slam, then hit a game-ending, two-run home run in the fifth for a career-best six RBI performance ... Singled, walked, drove in a run and scored once in a win over UIC (3/28) ... Finished Northwestern's three-game series at Wisconsin a combined 4-for-9 with two RBIs, two runs, two steals and a double (3/31-4/1) ... Became the fifth member of the exclusive Sharon J. Drysdale Field Roof Club when she crushed a three-run home run onto the roof of McGaw Hall beyond left field in a 7-6 win over Iowa (4/7) ... Finished the series finale against the Hawkeyes 2-for-3 with two runs and an RBI (4/8) ... Legged out her first-career triple in a win over Minnesota (4/14) ... Finished 2-for-4 with three RBIs and a home run in a win over Ohio State (4/29) ... Went 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI in a win over Illinois (5/11) ... Finished a perfect 2-for-2 with two walks and a run in an NCAA Regional winner's bracket victory over Houston (5/19).
High School: All-State selection by the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times and the Illinois Coaches Association as a sophomore and junior ... Named Lake County Player of the Year as a sophomore by the Daily Herald, Waukegan News Sun and Pioneer Press after earning All-Area accolades from those publications as a sophomore ... Member of the 2010 Chicago Sun-Times Top 100 Players to Watch ... Participated in the 2010 Chicago Tribune all-star game ... High school finished third in the 2010 3A Illinois state playoffs, setting an IHSA record with 51 home runs (including a state-record seven grand slams) and a school record with 32 wins ... Coached by Jeff Tylka ... Has a .424 average with 17 home runs and 81 RBIs during her high school career ... In the circle, is 39-8 with a 1.04 ERA and 442 strikeouts in 324 innings ... Played club softball with the Illinois Chill Gold coached by Gerry Quinn ... Team finished 17th at the inaugural Premier Fastpitch Nationals in 2010 ... Holds Chill Gold single-season (12) and career (33) records for home runs ... Recorded a hit in nine-consecutive at-bats with four home runs at the 2009 ASA Gold Regional ... North Suburban Conference All-Academic Team member in 2010 ... 2010 Freshmen Advisory member.
Personal: Born Olivia Ann Duehr ... Daughter of Kurt and Sandy Duehr ... Has a younger sister, Alexis ... Chose Northwestern over Wisconsin, Nebraska, Illinois State and UIC ... Plans to major in secondary education.
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