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Olivia Sapio

Olivia Sapio - Women's Swimming & Diving - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

(Updated August 2021)
Orchard Park, N.Y.

Top Times

200 IM: 1:59.23

400 IM: 4:14.07

200 fly: 1:58.82


3x First-Team All-MAC
400 IM MAC Champion
3x All-MAC Academic Team


Swam in the 200 IM, 200 free, and 200 back in the Auburn First Chance Invitational…competed in the 100 free (51.96), 100 fly (56.00) and 200 free (1:51.11) against Tampa…set a personal best in the 200 back (1:59.28) at the Georgia Tech Invitational…took third in the 400 IM (4:31.67) in a quad meet against FSC, UNF, and UWF…finished fourth in the 200 back (2:03.70), seventh in the 200 fly (2:06.48), and eighth in the 200 IM (2:08.71) against Georgia Tech…placed fifth in the 200 back (2:02.76), seventh in the 200 IM (2:06.10), and eighth in the 200 fly (2:05.72) against Auburn in her FSU debut.


At Buffalo:

Senior (2020-21): Was the runner-up in the 400 IM at the MAC Championships.

Junior (2019-20): Earned a season-best time of 2:03.77 at the Ohio State Invite in the 200 backstroke…Finished the 200 butterfly in 2:00.58 at the MAC Championships for a fifth place finish…Won the silver medal in the 400 IM at the MAC Championships in a time of 4:14.45…Earned First Team All-MAC honors.

Sophomore (2018-19): Finished in first place in the 400 yard IM at the MAC Championships in 4:14.11…Finished in fourth place in the 200 yard butterfly in 1:58.82 at the MAC Championships…Finished second in the 200 yard butterfly in 2:03.78 against Akron…Came in second place in the 200 yard IM with a time of 2:05.32 against Akron…Helped her teammates to a third place finish in the 200 yard medley relay in 1:44.98 against Akron…Helped her teammates to a second place finish in the 200 yard freestyle relay in 1:38.31 against Duquesne…Won the 100 yard IM against Duquesne in 58.90.

Freshman (2017-18):  Collected a first place finish in 3:28.11 in the 400 freestyle relay event as well as the victory in the 200 meter individual medley in a time of 2:04.54 at the FIU Fall Classic, her first-career meet… Earned four relay victories over Cornell in the 400 medley relay, 200 medley relay, 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay events… Swam to a victory in the 200 individual medley as she finished in 2:06.55 against Toledo…  Collected a win in the 100 individual medley in a time of 1:00.70 against Niagara…Won the 100 freestyle in 52.82 seconds against Ball St… Took home an eighth place finish in the 200 backstroke event as she posted a season-best time of 2:00.22 at the MAC Championships.

High School: Was a four-year member of the Orchard Park Quakers swim team for head coach Bret Norvilitis… swam the fly, back and IM during her high school career… named Buffalo News Prep Talk Player of the Year for girls swimming following her senior season in which she led her team to a 8-0 record… collected 12 Section VI titles (six individual and six relay)… was the State runner-up in the 100 butterfly, 200 IM, 200 freestyle relay, 400 freestyle relay and the 200 medley relay as a senior… holds the school records in the 200 IM, 100 butterfly, 200 free style relay, 400 free style relay and 200 medley… her 100 butterfly school record was also a Section VI record.

Personal: Born on June 8, 1999… daughter of Jake and Becky Sapio… has one brother, Luke, and one sister, Isabel… pursing a master’s degree in sport management at FSU…also a member of the Town Wreckers Swim Team where she is coached by her mom.