Name: Olivia Nelson-Ododa
Sport: Basketball
Event(s): 3x3
Position: Forward
Height: 6-5
Weight: 175
DOB: 8/17/2000
Birthplace: Lansing, Mich.
Hometown: Winder, Ga.
High School: Winder Barrow High School (Winder, Ga.) ‘18
College: University of Connecticut ’22
Team/Club: University of Connecticut
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 FIBA Americas U18 Championship, gold
  • 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship, bronze
Personal: Daughter of Heather Nelson-Ododa and Sebastian Ododa, who played basketball for Huntington University and the Kenyan National Team…Has two brothers, Isaiah and Alonso who plays in the NBA G League…Began playing basketball at age 7…Favorite player is Maya Moore, because of her playing style and strong work ethic…Inspired by uplifting and successful women’s basketball players.