NAME: McKell Oliverio
SCHOOL: Ryle High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Being part of 3 straight regional champion softball teams
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'10"-145 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Florence, Ky.
PARENTS: Steve & Patti
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My parents."
FUTURE GOAL: Become an Orthopedic surgeon
A talented 2-sport athlete, McKell in softball last season hit .360 with 24 RBIs and a team-leading 30 runs scored. Playing 1B and 2B she set a school record with 24 straight games without an error. She earned numerous honors, including the 2012 9th Region Player of the Year, 1st team all-conference and 3rd team all-state. She was also selected to the Kentucky junior all-star team.
McKell also played varsity basketball for her mom, head coach Patti, and scored 1,088 career points. This past season she averaged 15 ppg.-6 rpg. and was the recipient of the Loyce Meadows Award as top the senior student-athlete basketball player in Northern Kentucky. She was also named as a NKY Div. I all-star for the 2nd straight season.
A National Honor Society student active in community service, McKell will play basketball next year at Taylor University in Indiana.
Her favorite athlete is Joey Votto and most-like-to-meet is Pat Summitt.
COACH'S QUOTE – "McKell is the epitome of a student-athlete. Her unselfishness as a player and team-first attitude was instrumental in our success at Ryle."
— Patti Oliverio, Softball Coach
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