May 1st, 2019

12 Questions with Olivia Lewis

Samantha Stallings

Staff Writer

12 Questions with Olivia Lewis
photo provided by Lewis Family

On a weekly basis, Louisville Catholic Sports post the KIVA “12 Questions” feature that highlights a volleyball student-athlete in the community. If there is a specific athlete that you’d like to know more about, email future suggestions to

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Name: Olivia Lewis

Grade: 3rd Grade

Current School: St Paul Catholic School

Club Team: KIVA 10 Red

1. What got you started playing volleyball? Growing up watching my older sisters play at school and KIVA

2. What’s your favorite aspect of the game? I like serving, especially when its an ACE because my team gets excited.

3. What is your favorite meal? Mac and Cheese

4. Who is your favorite player? Why? My sister Haley. She helped teach me Volleyball

5. What was the best coaching tip or advice you received to improve your game? to take my time when serving

6. The most fun drill for you at practice is...? Why? Dig, tip, chase... it’s FUN!

7. If you could visit anywhere in the world where would it be? HAWAII

8. Do you prefer playing offense or defense? Why? Offense, I like scoring points!

9. If you could have a training session with one player or coach, who would it be and why?  Ron, because I want to play at Assumption when I get to High School

10. I love volleyball because...? It’s FUN and it’s my favorite sport.

11. If you could be an animal what would it be and why? Dolphin so I can always be in the ocean swimming and playing

12. What is your favorite experience/ moment playing volleyball? Making the 10 Red team as a 8 year old!


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