Mark Olson is in his third year with the Rebels, and first as a volunteer coach after serving as student manager for two years.
A native of Boulder City, Nev., Olson has been involved in soccer in the Las Vegas area for several years, beginning with a four-year playing career at Boulder City High, and he was also an assistant coach for the Eagles for four years as well. Currently, he is the head coach for the Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club, working with the Girls `91.
Before working with the women's team, he was a manager for the UNLV men's squad for three years.
Olson earned his bachelor's degree in university studies from UNLV in December of 2006.