- Aaron Olson
NBL Player Infobox
name = Aaron Duane Olsen
nickname = AO
position = Guard
height = 195cm
weight = 100kg
New Zealand Breakers
nationality = New Zealand
birth_date = birth date and age|1978|5|11|mf=y
birth_place = Victoria,
University of Victoria/ Eastern Washington University
career_highlights = Current Member of the
Aanekosken Huimain Finland
Aaron Duane Olson (born
May 11, 1978in Victoria, Canada) is a basketball player who plays for the New Zealand Breakersin the AustralianNational Basketball League. He primarily plays the shooting guard position. Olson attended college at the University of Victoriabefore switching to Eastern Washington Universityin 1999. Olson qualifies to play for the New Zealand national team, the Tall Blacks, by virtue of the fact that his mother is a New Zealander. He has represented the Tall Blacks from 2003-to the present.
Olson has played for the
New Zealand Breakerssince their inception into the AustralianNational Basketball League in 2003-04. In the 2004-2005 season Olson registered a career high, scoring 40 points in a loss to the Townsville Crocodilesin Auckland. Olson originally played North Harbour in the New ZealandNational Basketball League, before moving across town to the Auckland Starswhere he played until 2005 .
Olson has retired from basketball in 2007, citing loss of interest in the game.
* [http://www.nbl.com.au/default.aspx?s=breakers_playerprofile&profile=51 Aaron Olson player profile]
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