23 Olivia DeFrancesco
23 Olivia DeFrancesco
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Bishop McGuinness
Position: Guard
Major: Communications
gp 26
pts/g 10.4
fg % 34.6
3pt % 29.6
ft % 69.0
reb/g 4.4
a/g 3.8

2018 Second-Team All-ODAC
2015-16 Guilford College All-Classic Team 

Senior (2017-18): Enjoyed the most productive season of her career as a senior, starting 25 of 26 games and averaging career-bests at 10.4 points per game, 3.8 assists per game, 4.4 rebounds per game, and 2.3 steals per game ... Earned second-team All-ODAC honors ... Scored a season-high 20 points in a Feb. 10 win at Washington and Lee ... Set the program record in 3-pointers with the second of three triples she hit in a Jan. 31 win over Guilford ... Finished her career with 153 3-pointers, 14 more than any other player in LC history ... Totaled 10 assists twice, Nov. 30 vs. Virginia Wesleyan and Jan. 6 vs. Bridgewater, both wins ... Led the team in 3-pointers (42), assists (99), and steals (59) ... Wound up fifth in program history in career assists (309).

Junior (2016-17): Started in all 30 games of the season, averaging 7.1 points per game, 4.3 assists per game, 3.8 rebounds per game, and 1.7 steals per game. Registered a season high 15 points at Randolph-Macon on February 11. Recorded a career-high 12 assists at Virginia Wesleyan on January 25.

Sophomore (2015-16): Appeared in 28 games starting all but one…Recorded 34 steals, 66 rebounds, and 50 assists on the year…Registered a season high 18 points against Stevens on November 21…Snagged a season high eight rebounds against Virginia Wesleyan on December 5…Had a nose for the ball with three steals on four separate occasions. 

Freshman (2014-15): Stepped into a starting role midway through her freshman campaign, penciled into the starting five in 12 of her 28 games played…Set a career-high of 22 points at Salem College on January 15…Had a great ability to generate turnovers, forcing at least three steals on five different occasions, including five takeaways against Washington and Lee University on February 7…Second on the team with 1.4 steals per game.

Before LC: A team captain for two seasons for Bishop McGuinness...Earned conference tournament MVP honors in 2013, and made the Western Region All-Tournament team three times...Helped the Villians to State titles in all four of her years...Also competed in volleyball.

Personal

Minor: Sport Management

Parents: Martin and Carolyn DeFrancesco

Siblings: Marty, Maria, Anna

Dream Vacation: Go backpacking through Europe

Favorite Movies: Hot Rod, Superstar

Favorite TV Shows: Scandal, Friends, Grey's Anatomy

Why Is Being A Hornet Important To You?: Being a Hornet is important to me because it builds character and teaches you how to become hardworking and successful, which can lead to endless opportunities.

Recent Games
Feb 3 at Shenandoah W, 62-59
Feb 7 at Roanoke W, 63-42
Feb 10 Washington and Lee W, 66-47
Feb 13 at Randolph-Macon L, 61-49
Feb 17 at Emory & Henry L, 60-47
Feb 22 vs. Va. Wesleyan L, 61-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 16
Games started 25 15
Minutes 890 565
Minutes per game 34.2 35.3
FG 90-260 62-174
FG Pct 34.6 35.6
3PT 42-142 28-93
3PT Pct 29.6 30.1
FT 49-71 38-52
FT Pct 69.0 73.1
Off rebounds 24 17
Def rebounds 91 56
Total rebounds 115 73
Rebounds per game 4.4 4.6
Personal fouls 63 34
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 99 63
Turnovers 94 61
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.0
Steals 59 40
Blocks 4 3
Points 271 190
Points per game 10.4 11.9
Points per 40 min 12.2 13.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 at Averett W, 60-42 1 32 1-9 11.1 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 18 at Johns Hopkins L, 62-60 1 36 2-11 18.2 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 8
Nov 19 vs. Albright W, 58-56 1 25 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 10
Nov 21 Mary Washington W, 54-49 1 34 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 28 Ferrum W, 61-49 1 40 6-10 60.0 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 15
Nov 30 Va. Wesleyan W, 64-54 1 38 2-8 25.0 0-5 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Dec 2 at William Peace W, 87-63 1 28 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 6 East. Mennonite L, 64-59 1 36 3-13 23.1 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 8
Dec 10 N.C. Wesleyan W, 70-62 1 37 6-12 50.0 1-4 25.0 3-5 60.0 16
Dec 30 vs. Meredith W, 71-34 1 23 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 31 vs. Franklin & Marshall W, 72-52 1 30 2-9 22.2 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 6
Jan 3 at Randolph W, 56-35 1 35 4-10 40.0 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 13
Jan 6 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 78-70 1 40 6-7 85.7 4-5 80.0 3-3 100.0 19
Jan 10 Roanoke W, 67-44 1 34 4-13 30.8 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 11
Jan 13 at East. Mennonite W, 54-41 1 40 4-11 36.4 2-5 40.0 7-9 77.8 17
Jan 16 Emory & Henry W, 53-41 1 37 3-10 30.0 0-2 0.0 5-7 71.4 11
Jan 20 Randolph-Macon L, 71-59 1 36 3-11 27.3 2-8 25.0 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 24 at Hollins W, 81-61 1 18 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 27 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 58-49 - 37 2-8 25.0 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 31 Guilford W, 58-43 1 37 7-16 43.8 3-9 33.3 2-2 100.0 19
Feb 3 at Shenandoah W, 62-59 1 40 3-10 30.0 0-4 0.0 5-9 55.6 11
Feb 7 at Roanoke W, 63-42 1 26 4-12 33.3 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 13
Feb 10 Washington and Lee W, 66-47 1 35 8-14 57.1 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 20
Feb 13 at Randolph-Macon L, 61-49 1 38 5-15 33.3 1-7 14.3 3-4 75.0 14
Feb 17 at Emory & Henry L, 60-47 1 38 2-11 18.2 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 22 vs. Va. Wesleyan L, 61-51 1 40 4-16 25.0 2-10 20.0 4-4 100.0 14
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 at Averett W, 60-42 1 32 3 4 7 7 2 3.5 1 0 3 -
Nov 18 at Johns Hopkins L, 62-60 1 36 0 5 5 3 2 1.5 2 1 3 -
Nov 19 vs. Albright W, 58-56 1 25 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 21 Mary Washington W, 54-49 1 34 0 5 5 3 2 1.5 1 0 4 -
Nov 28 Ferrum W, 61-49 1 40 0 5 5 3 3 1.0 3 0 2 -
Nov 30 Va. Wesleyan W, 64-54 1 38 0 2 2 10 4 2.5 2 0 2 -
Dec 2 at William Peace W, 87-63 1 28 0 5 5 5 7 0.7 2 0 4 -
Dec 6 East. Mennonite L, 64-59 1 36 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 10 N.C. Wesleyan W, 70-62 1 37 0 4 4 4 6 0.7 1 0 5 1
Dec 30 vs. Meredith W, 71-34 1 23 1 1 2 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 -
Dec 31 vs. Franklin & Marshall W, 72-52 1 30 2 1 3 5 0 - 4 0 0 0
Jan 3 at Randolph W, 56-35 1 35 2 5 7 1 4 0.3 1 0 2 -
Jan 6 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 78-70 1 40 2 2 4 10 9 1.1 1 1 1 -
Jan 10 Roanoke W, 67-44 1 34 2 3 5 4 1 4.0 2 0 0 -
Jan 13 at East. Mennonite W, 54-41 1 40 1 5 6 3 4 0.8 2 0 2 -
Jan 16 Emory & Henry W, 53-41 1 37 1 3 4 2 8 0.3 3 0 0 -
Jan 20 Randolph-Macon L, 71-59 1 36 0 4 4 6 6 1.0 5 0 4 -
Jan 24 at Hollins W, 81-61 1 18 0 3 3 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 27 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 58-49 - 37 1 6 7 5 2 2.5 3 0 1 -
Jan 31 Guilford W, 58-43 1 37 2 5 7 4 4 1.0 3 2 2 -
Feb 3 at Shenandoah W, 62-59 1 40 1 6 7 1 4 0.3 5 0 3 -
Feb 7 at Roanoke W, 63-42 1 26 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 3 0 1 -
Feb 10 Washington and Lee W, 66-47 1 35 1 2 3 2 4 0.5 1 0 4 -
Feb 13 at Randolph-Macon L, 61-49 1 38 0 1 1 2 5 0.4 5 0 2 -
Feb 17 at Emory & Henry L, 60-47 1 38 1 4 5 7 2 3.5 3 0 3 -
Feb 22 vs. Va. Wesleyan L, 61-51 1 40 0 3 3 1 9 0.1 3 0 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 28 12 21.7 1.9-6.8 28.6 1.2-4.9 25.0 1.1-1.9 57.4 6.2
2015-16 27 26 27.5 2.4-7.7 30.8 1.7-6.1 27.9 1.0-1.8 58.3 7.5
2016-17 30 30 32.5 2.1-7.6 27.1 1.0-4.4 23.3 1.9-2.7 70.4 7.1
2017-18 26 25 34.2 3.5-10.0 34.6 1.6-5.5 29.6 1.9-2.7 69.0 10.4
Total 111 93 29.0 2.4-8.0 30.5 1.4-5.2 26.6 1.5-2.3 65.0 7.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 28 12 608 54-189 28.6 34-136 25.0 31-54 57.4 173
2015-16 27 26 742 64-208 30.8 46-165 27.9 28-48 58.3 202
2016-17 30 30 974 62-229 27.1 31-133 23.3 57-81 70.4 212
2017-18 26 25 890 90-260 34.6 42-142 29.6 49-71 69.0 271
Total 111 93 3214 270-886 30.5 153-576 26.6 165-254 65.0 858
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 28 12 21.7 3.6-12.4 28.6 2.2-8.9 25.0 2.0-3.6 57.4 11.4
2015-16 27 26 27.5 3.5-11.2 30.8 2.5-8.9 27.9 1.5-2.6 58.3 10.9
2016-17 30 30 32.5 2.5-9.4 27.1 1.3-5.5 23.3 2.3-3.3 70.4 8.7
2017-18 26 25 34.2 4.0-11.7 34.6 1.9-6.4 29.6 2.2-3.2 69.0 12.2
Total 111 93 29.0 3.4-11.0 30.5 1.9-7.2 26.6 2.1-3.2 65.0 10.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 28 12 21.7 0.4 1.7 2.0 1.3 0.0 1.1 1.7 0.6 1.4 0.1
2015-16 27 26 27.5 0.6 1.8 2.4 1.4 0.0 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.3 0.2
2016-17 30 30 32.5 0.8 3.0 3.8 2.6 0.1 4.3 3.3 1.3 1.7 0.5
2017-18 26 25 34.2 0.9 3.5 4.4 2.4 0.1 3.8 3.6 1.1 2.3 0.2
Total 111 93 29.0 0.7 2.5 3.2 1.9 0.1 2.8 2.5 1.1 1.6 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 28 12 608 10 47 57 36 1 30 47 0.6 39 4
2015-16 27 26 742 17 49 66 38 0 50 38 1.3 34 6
2016-17 30 30 974 25 90 115 78 2 130 99 1.3 51 15
2017-18 26 25 890 24 91 115 63 3 99 94 1.1 59 4
Total 111 93 3214 76 277 353 215 6 309 278 1.1 183 29
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 28 12 21.7 0.7 3.1 3.8 2.4 0.1 2.0 3.1 0.6 2.6 0.3
2015-16 27 26 27.5 0.9 2.6 3.6 2.0 0.0 2.7 2.0 1.3 1.8 0.3
2016-17 30 30 32.5 1.0 3.7 4.7 3.2 0.1 5.3 4.1 1.3 2.1 0.6
2017-18 26 25 34.2 1.1 4.1 5.2 2.8 0.1 4.4 4.2 1.1 2.7 0.2
Total 111 93 29.0 0.9 3.4 4.4 2.7 0.1 3.8 3.5 1.1 2.3 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 25 34.2 3.5-10.0 34.6 1.6-5.5 29.6 1.9-2.7 69.0 10.4
Conference 16 15 35.3 3.9-10.9 35.6 1.8-5.8 30.1 2.4-3.2 73.1 11.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 10 36.5 4.2-10.9 38.3 1.6-5.7 28.6 1.5-2.2 70.8 11.5
Away 11 11 33.7 3.1-9.5 32.4 1.6-5.3 31.0 2.5-3.7 68.3 10.4
Neutral 4 4 29.5 2.5-8.8 28.6 1.5-5.2 28.6 1.0-1.5 66.7 7.5
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Wins 20 19 33.3 3.5-9.2 38.8 1.6-4.8 33.3 1.8-2.5 68.6 10.4
Losses 6 6 37.3 3.2-12.8 24.7 1.7-7.7 21.7 2.3-3.3 70.0 10.3
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November 6 6 34.2 2.8-8.2 34.7 1.3-4.7 28.6 0.8-1.7 50.0 7.8
December 5 5 30.8 2.4-8.4 28.6 1.0-4.6 21.7 0.8-1.8 44.4 6.6
January 9 8 34.9 3.9-10.1 38.5 1.9-5.7 33.3 2.7-3.2 82.8 12.3
February 6 6 36.2 4.3-13.0 33.3 2.0-6.7 30.0 2.7-3.8 69.6 13.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 25 890 90-260 34.6 42-142 29.6 49-71 69.0 271
Conference 16 15 565 62-174 35.6 28-93 30.1 38-52 73.1 190
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 10 401 46-120 38.3 18-63 28.6 17-24 70.8 127
Away 11 11 371 34-105 32.4 18-58 31.0 28-41 68.3 114
Neutral 4 4 118 10-35 28.6 6-21 28.6 4-6 66.7 30
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Wins 20 19 666 71-183 38.8 32-96 33.3 35-51 68.6 209
Losses 6 6 224 19-77 24.7 10-46 21.7 14-20 70.0 62
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November 6 6 205 17-49 34.7 8-28 28.6 5-10 50.0 47
December 5 5 154 12-42 28.6 5-23 21.7 4-9 44.4 33
January 9 8 314 35-91 38.5 17-51 33.3 24-29 82.8 111
February 6 6 217 26-78 33.3 12-40 30.0 16-23 69.6 80
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 25 34.2 4.0-11.7 34.6 1.9-6.4 29.6 2.2-3.2 69.0 12.2
Conference 16 15 35.3 4.4-12.3 35.6 2.0-6.6 30.1 2.7-3.7 73.1 13.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 10 36.5 4.6-12.0 38.3 1.8-6.3 28.6 1.7-2.4 70.8 12.7
Away 11 11 33.7 3.7-11.3 32.4 1.9-6.3 31.0 3.0-4.4 68.3 12.3
Neutral 4 4 29.5 3.4-11.9 28.6 2.0-7.1 28.6 1.4-2.0 66.7 10.2
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Wins 20 19 33.3 4.3-11.0 38.8 1.9-5.8 33.3 2.1-3.1 68.6 12.6
Losses 6 6 37.3 3.4-13.8 24.7 1.8-8.2 21.7 2.5-3.6 70.0 11.1
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November 6 6 34.2 3.3-9.6 34.7 1.6-5.5 28.6 1.0-2.0 50.0 9.2
December 5 5 30.8 3.1-10.9 28.6 1.3-6.0 21.7 1.0-2.3 44.4 8.6
January 9 8 34.9 4.5-11.6 38.5 2.2-6.5 33.3 3.1-3.7 82.8 14.1
February 6 6 36.2 4.8-14.4 33.3 2.2-7.4 30.0 2.9-4.2 69.6 14.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 25 34.2 0.9 3.5 4.4 2.4 0.1 3.8 3.6 1.1 2.3 0.2
Conference 16 15 35.3 1.1 3.5 4.6 2.1 0.1 3.9 3.8 1.0 2.5 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 10 36.5 0.8 3.7 4.5 2.6 0.2 4.0 3.7 1.1 2.2 0.2
Away 11 11 33.7 1.0 3.9 4.9 2.4 - 4.0 3.8 1.0 2.4 0.2
Neutral 4 4 29.5 1.0 1.8 2.8 2.0 0.3 2.8 2.8 1.0 2.3 0.0
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Wins 20 19 33.3 1.1 3.6 4.7 2.0 0.1 4.0 3.5 1.1 2.0 0.1
Losses 6 6 37.3 0.5 3.2 3.7 3.7 0.3 3.3 4.2 0.8 3.0 0.2
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November 6 6 34.2 0.7 3.8 4.5 2.8 - 4.7 2.3 2.0 1.5 0.2
December 5 5 30.8 1.0 2.6 3.6 2.8 0.4 3.6 3.0 1.2 1.8 0.0
January 9 8 34.9 1.2 4.0 5.2 1.6 - 4.3 4.3 1.0 2.3 0.3
February 6 6 36.2 0.7 3.2 3.8 3.0 0.2 2.3 4.3 0.5 3.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 25 890 24 91 115 63 3 99 94 1.1 59 4
Conference 16 15 565 17 56 73 34 1 63 61 1.0 40 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 10 401 9 41 50 29 2 44 41 1.1 24 2
Away 11 11 371 11 43 54 26 - 44 42 1.0 26 2
Neutral 4 4 118 4 7 11 8 1 11 11 1.0 9 0
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Wins 20 19 666 21 72 93 41 1 79 69 1.1 41 3
Losses 6 6 224 3 19 22 22 2 20 25 0.8 18 1
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November 6 6 205 4 23 27 17 - 28 14 2.0 9 1
December 5 5 154 5 13 18 14 2 18 15 1.2 9 0
January 9 8 314 11 36 47 14 - 39 39 1.0 21 3
February 6 6 217 4 19 23 18 1 14 26 0.5 20 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 26 25 34.2 1.1 4.1 5.2 2.8 0.1 4.4 4.2 1.1 2.7 0.2
Conference 16 15 35.3 1.2 4.0 5.2 2.4 0.1 4.5 4.3 1.0 2.8 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 10 36.5 0.9 4.1 5.0 2.9 0.2 4.4 4.1 1.1 2.4 0.2
Away 11 11 33.7 1.2 4.6 5.8 2.8 0.0 4.7 4.5 1.0 2.8 0.2
Neutral 4 4 29.5 1.4 2.4 3.7 2.7 0.3 3.7 3.7 1.0 3.1 0.0
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Wins 20 19 33.3 1.3 4.3 5.6 2.5 0.1 4.7 4.1 1.1 2.5 0.2
Losses 6 6 37.3 0.5 3.4 3.9 3.9 0.4 3.6 4.5 0.8 3.2 0.2
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November 6 6 34.2 0.8 4.5 5.3 3.3 0.0 5.5 2.7 2.0 1.8 0.2
December 5 5 30.8 1.3 3.4 4.7 3.6 0.5 4.7 3.9 1.2 2.3 0.0
January 9 8 34.9 1.4 4.6 6.0 1.8 0.0 5.0 5.0 1.0 2.7 0.4
February 6 6 36.2 0.7 3.5 4.2 3.3 0.2 2.6 4.8 0.5 3.7 0.0