Olivia Neumann
Olivia Neumann
Year: Senior
Hometown: Highland, Mich.
High School: Lakeland

2014-15 (Freshman Year): Posted a 1-0 record at No. 6 singles in debut season for the Bulldogs.

Why Did I Choose to Attend Adrian College?: Academics, sports, and the small campus.

My Athletic Goals are to...Make a solid contribution to my women's tennis team.

Who has been the biggest influence on me as an athlete and why?: My father. He was my coach as a kid, and we have always been interested in sports.

My career goal is...to go to medical school, then becoming an OB/GYN is the ultimate goal.

High School: Graduated from White Lake Lakeland in 2014...2012 district champion in No. 1 doubles...also captured Nos. 3 and 2 singles titles in 2013 and 2014, respectively...won coaches' award in 2013 and was named a scholar-athlete from 2010 to 2014...Honor Roll student and inducted to National Honor Society...participated in choir, school musicals and helped at the LHS Writing Center...volunteered over 150 hours for Red Cross blood drives, Life Remodeled, Humane Society, Relay for Life, Fireman's Challenge, Daddy-Daughter Dance and the DMC.

Personal: Born Olivia Katherine Neumann on July 3, 1996, in Detroit...daughter of Sharon and Jeff...Favorites: sports teams--MLB's Tigers, NFL's Lions, NHL's Red Wings; athletes--Pavel Datsyuk, Rodger Federer, Arnold Schwarzenegger; TV shows--Breaking Bad, American Horror Story, Mad Men; movies--Pumping Iron, Tracks, The Secret Life of Bees; writer/author--Janette Walls; book--The Glass Castle; musician/group--Def Leppard; foods--spaghetti, popcorn, pizza...hobbies are wakeboarding, fishing, hunting...majoring in biology.