CHILLICOTHE, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) — She’s the one in the background. And Olivia Thompson likes that. She’s the libero, No. 11 in the back row, quietly doing her job for the state bound IVC volleyball team. “I may not be the one getting the big kills but I’m able to support my team,” Thompson said. “Do […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Experiencing a National Championship parade on Wednesday was a dream come true for all of the players on the Gamecock Women's Basketball team. It was extra special for point guard and former Lexington Wildcat star Olivia Thompson. In this edition of 'Mack Sessions', News19's Chandler Mack...
Lexington native Olivia Thompson has been living out her dream playing for South Carolina the past three seasons. On the eve of playing in the Elite Eight, the junior guard shared what this journey has been like for her and why regardless of the number of minutes she plays, she’s always going to be focused on helping her team.