Jay Olmstead

Personal information Jay Olmstead

genderVolleyballplayer Jay Olmstead
Nationality:Canadian Canadian
Non-EU Player No
Age:26
Height:191
Position:Position 4 + reception
Status:
Consultant:Joost Kooistra
Present Club:Available per January 2017

Volleyball Career


2015-2016 Draisma Dynamo The Netherlands

National team roster 2015: yes

Volleyball Career:

 

  • University of Alberta Golden Bears Member 2009-2014
  • Member of Junior National Team for two years
  • Current Member of the Canadian Full Time National Training Centre

 

2009-2010

University of Alberta Team Rookie of the Year

2010

Canadian Junior National Team Member
Silver at NORCECA Tournament (Player of the Match in quarterfinal)

2010-2011

University of Alberta, Record: 17-1

Top 2 ranked team in Canada all season

Individual

 

  • 7th in Canada West hitting percentage
  • 6th in Canada West in kills per set
  • 1st on team in kills and points
  • 3rd on team in digs
  • Selected as Canada West All-star
  • Selected as CIS Tournament All-star at 2011 Nationals (5th place finish)

 

2011

Canadian Junior National Team Member 12th place at World Championships

2012-2013

University of Alberta, Team Captain, Record: 20-2

Number 1 ranked team in Canada 13 out of 14 weeks

Individual

 

  • 3rd in Canada West in kills per set
  • 4th in Canada West in points per set
  • 2nd on team in aces per set
  • 1st on team in kills and points
  • Selected as Canada West All-star
  • Selected as CIS All-Canadian
  • Selected as CIS Tournament All-star at 2013 Nationals (5th place finish)
  • Selected as Team MVP

 

2013-2014

University of Alberta, Team Captain, Record: 15-7

Top 3 ranked team in Canada 12 out of 14 weeks

  • Became 3rd all-time kill and point leader in school history
  • 2nd on team in kills and points
  • 2nd on team in digs
  • 2014 CIS National Champion
  • Selected as National Gold Medal Final MVP
  • Selected as Team MVP
  • Nominee for University of Alberta Athlete of the Year

 

2014-2015

 

  • Alberta Provincial Beach Champion (partner: Erik Mattson)
  • Member of the Canadian Full-Time National Training Centre

 

*all stats can be found at www.canadawest.org or www.athletics.ualberta.ca/teams/volleyball-m

 

Video

Canada vs Laval Jay Olmstead Canada B - Laval 2015 White #11 Jay Olmstead
DraismaDynamo_AbiantLycurgus_(#18 red-yellow jersey) Olmstead DraismaDynamo v. Abiant Lycurgus 2016 Canadian pos 4 player Jay Olmstead (#18 red-yellow jersey)
DraismaDynamo_CalcitKamnik_EuroCup (#18 red-yellow jersey) Olmstead DraismaDynamo v. CalcitKamnik European Cup 2015-2016 Jay Olmstead Red -yellow #18
Jay Olmstead Highlights Highlights Jay Olmstead 2015-2016 Dynamo Netherlands
JayOlmstead Highlights Highlights Jay Olmstead 2014-2015

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