Robert (Bob) Olson

Robert (Bob) OlsonRobert (Bob) Olson

Robert (Bob) Olson
School: Wilson Graduation Year: 1959

Year Inducted: 2005

Sports Played: Football, Basketball, Baseball, Coach

High School Honors: Three-year football letter winner. First Team All-PIL; Team Most Valuable Player. Three-year basketball letter winner. Three-year baseball letter winner. First-team All-State; Two-time First Team All-PIL; Team Most Valuable Player.

Post High School Career: Played varsity as freshman at Lewis and Clark College; signed with Baltimore Orioles organization; played AAA ball in 1965. Coached football, baseball and basketball at Jackson High School; Coached baseball and basketball at Portland State University; Coached baseball at University of Portland.

Commentary:

I would like to thank the coaches that allowed me to transition from sport to sport. Also, thanks to the music people that allowed me to participate in music programs.

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