‘Iolani’s Elena Oglivie makes U.S. Girls Youth National Team roster

'Iolani’s Elena Oglivie (9) put down a kill past King Kekaulike’s Lyric Love (10) and Montana DiSegna (12) during the first set of a state quarterfinal match in 2018. Photo by Cindy Ellen Russell/Star-Advertiser.

‘Iolani senior and two-time state player of the year Elena Oglivie is one of 12 players who have been selected to the U.S. Girls Youth National Team that will play in the FIVB Girls’ U18 World Championships in Cairo, Egypt, Sept. 5-14.

Oglivie is one of five hitters (outside and opposites) selected to the squad.

The Stanford commit is one of only three girls to make the team who didn’t win gold playing for the United States in the NORECA Girls’ U18 Continental Championship last year.

The final roster was announced today at the end of a 10-day training program involving 24 players.

Oglivie was named the Honolulu Star-Advertiser All-State player of the year last season as a junior after winning it as a freshman. She led the Raiders to a state championship with a state-final record 28 kills in a win over Kamehameha.

The PrepVolleyball.com national freshman of the year in 2016, Oglivie will enter her senior season with 1,407 career kills and 1,166 digs.


  1. Annie July 26, 2019 4:00 pm

    She is s beast slams that ball and no one can pick it up. Loved watching her play in 2016.

  2. Mahatma Gandhi July 27, 2019 7:07 am

    Elena Ogilvie = Iolani volleyball recruit

  3. Maui E Namuo July 27, 2019 6:14 pm

    From what I saw in that final game v. Kamehameha Kapalama..” she completely dominated those sets . She’ll be exciting to watch her senior year.down.by the canal ”
    Good show.

  4. Bowsfan July 31, 2019 9:19 pm

    Is the Ann Kang Invitational next week. Oglivie’s last year to play.

  5. Peaceful Protest August 10, 2019 2:13 am

    Wow Gandhi Iolani knew Elena was great when she was 6th grade. What great insight on Iolani’s part. Stop the hating and get a life loser.

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