University of Iowa Athletics

#43 Amanda Ollinger

Height 6-1
Class Sr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School Linn-Mar
Amanda Ollinger - Women's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics


  • Appeared in all 36 games
  • Registered single-season career highs in field goal percentage (46.7 percent) and 3-point field goal percentage (33.3 percent).
  • Grabbed three or more rebounds in 17 games
  • Registered at least one offensive rebound in 24 games, and grabbed 2 or more offensive boards on 11 occasions
  • Academic All-Big Ten


  • Played in 31 games with five starts
  • Scored five or more points eight times
  • Pulled down five or more rebounds on 14 occasions
  • Registered three or more assists eight times
  • Recorded a career-high nine rebounds in Iowa’s win over Western Michigan
  • Netted a career-best 12 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field against Nebraska
  • Dished out a career-high six assists in Iowa’s win over Drake
  • Had her best season as a Hawkeye, registering single-season highs in every statistical category
  • Academic All-Big Ten selection


  • Appeared in 21 contests this season
  • Scored five points and pulled down six rebounds in Iowa’s win over Northwestern on Feb. 16
  • Dished out a career-high two assists in Iowa’s WNIT First Round victory over Missouri State on March 16

High School

  • Named The Gazette Female Athlete of the Year in 2016
  • 2016 Gazette Co-Player of the Year in girls basketball
  • 2016 McDonald’s All-American nominee
  • First team all-state honoree in 2016 and second team all-state pick by the Iowa Newspaper Association in 2014 and 2015
  • Named first team all-metro three times (2014, 2015, 2016) and honorable mention all-metro once (2013)
  • Garnered all-district honors three consecutive years
  • Compiled 1,343 career points and 780 career rebounds competing with Cedar Rapids Jefferson as a freshman and sophomore and Linn-Mar as a junior and senior
  • Netted 445 points, pulled down 273 rebounds, recorded 73 steals, blocked 62 shots, and 50 assists as a senior
  • Guided Linn-Mar to a 20-5 record and a state semifinal appearance in 2016
  • Named to the Des Moines Register Elite Team in 2016
  • Three-time all-conference selection
  • Linn-Mar record holder for three-pointers in a game
  • Played club basketball for All Iowa Attack
  • Also a decorated high school volleyball player at Cedar Rapids Jefferson and Linn-Mar, earning three all-state and all-metro nods.


  • Parents are Scott and Bonnie Ollinger
  • Engineering major.