Olson Accepts Team USA Training Camp Invite


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Nebraska pitcher Emmett Olson has accepted an invitation to the 2022 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team Training Camp.

Highlighted by a five-game intrasquad Stars vs. Stripes series in North Carolina from June 30 to July 4, the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team Training Camp features 48-50 of the premier non-draft eligible collegiate players.

USA Baseball will name a final 26-man Collegiate National Team roster after training camp that will represent the United States at Honkbalweek Haarlem in the Netherlands on July 9-15.

Olson posted a 3-3 record in 19 appearances on the mound, including eight starts for Nebraska in 2022. The Des Plaines, Ill., native finished the regular season ranked third in the Big Ten with a 2.86 ERA and totaled 65 strikeouts in 66 innings. Olson was 2-1 with one complete-game and a 3.05 ERA in Big Ten play while making eight appearances, including six starts. Olson had a complete-game victory against Iowa, allowing only one run on four hits with a career-high seven strikeouts.