Women's Volleyball Recruiting / Illinois / Chicago Heights, IL / Marian Catholic High School / Olivia Helfen

Olivia Helfen '25 Recruiting Profile

Marian Catholic High SchoolChicago Heights, ILWomen's Volleyball
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Club1st Alliance
Primary PositionOutside Hitter
Secondary PositionDefensive Specialist
Dominant HandRight
Standing Reach7’4”
Block Jump9ft 4in
Approach Jump9ft 6in


Video of (3rd in Gold) STL PresDay - Feb 2024(3rd in Gold) STL...
Video of (1st Place) Power League - Feb 2024(1st Place) Power...
Video of HITTING & DEFENSE from January 2024HITTING & DEFENSE...
Video of SERVING & SERVE RECEIVE from January 2024SERVING & SERVE R...
Video of 2023 National Qualifier Quarterfinals2023 National Qua...
Video of 2023 National Qualifier Semifinals2023 National Qua...
Video of 2022 Spotlight 2022 Spotlight
Video of 2022 Spotlight2022 Spotlight

Personal Statement

GREAT NEWS!  In addition to getting on the All-Tournament Team and winning 3rd in Gold at St. Louis, we dominated the Windy City Power League with an undefeated record - and earned a bid to the USAV Nationals in Las Vegas!  I'm humbled to say that I have remained the team leader in both kills and aces, and have a serve receive passing average just under our Libero.  We hold a 35-5 overall record as we head into a very busy March, where I hope you can watch me play live!  In the meantime, please check out my highlight videos, which I think demonstrate that I'm a dynamic player, I play big, I have a lot of power and control, and I can dominate in both the front and back row!    Please reach out to my at any time!

HS season:  Full rotation OH.  Leader in Kills & Aces. Led team in winning State Regionals, broke into the Sweet 16 (Class 3A IL), earned 4th place in ESC conference, added to JVA Watch List, received numerous player-of-game awards & written up by local newspapers. Placed 3rd in 2023 WCNQ. 


High School Information

  • Years w/ Varsity
  • 2 years
  • Varsity Starter
  • 2 years
  • 2023 Varsity Team
     - Jersey: #12
  • Individual Awards
  • Player of the Match
  • Team Awards
  • Floor Captain, Regional Champs, Sectional 2nd Place
  • 2022 Varsity Team
     - Jersey: #5
  • Team Awards
  • Sectional Champs
  • 2021 Junior Varsity Team
     - Jersey: #4
  • Individual Awards
  • Team Captain
  • Team Awards
  • Most Valuable Player

Club Information

  • Seasons of Club Experience
  • 2 seasons
  • 2024 1st Alliance (17 Red)
  • 2022 Epic United (16 ELITE)
  • JVA Watch List & Floor Captain

Coach References

  • Club Coach
  • Tess Rybowiak
  • High School Head Coach
  • Hannah Krydynski


  • Camp/Event
  • 2024 USAV Girls Junior National Championship 14-17
  • 7/03/24 to 7/06/24
  • Jersey #49 - 1st Alliance 17 Red
  • Camp/Event
  • 2024 Adidas Windy City National Qualifier (11-17s)
  • 3/29/24 to 3/31/24
  • Jersey #49 - 1st Alliance 17 Red
  • Camp/Event
  • 2024 Nike Mideast Qualifer Indy (16O/U/S, 17-18s)
  • 3/15/24 to 3/17/24
  • Jersey #49 - 1st Alliance 17 Red
  • Camp/Event
  • 2024 Great Lakes Girls Regional Championships
  • 3/09/24 to 3/10/24
  • Jersey #49 - 1st Alliance 17 Red


  • Trademark Performance, Dyer, IN
  • 4 years
  • Trainer: David Hardy
  • Michelle Masny
  • 2 years
  • Naveed Nizam
  • 2 years


Statistic2021 Junior Varsity
Attack Kills63
Attack Errors5
Total Attempts156
Kill Percentage40%
Solo Blocks4
Assisted Blocks9
Block Errors2
Service Errors10
Games Played48 (100%)
Matches Played22 (100%)



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