HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE & PRO CAREER
Rehabbing And Coaching Players In Reno, Nevada
Signed A 1 Year contract With Pistoia - Italian Team From Serie A
Suffered Injury during First official Practice (DNP 17-18 Season)
Joined the National Team for Training Camp
Left Before Preseason Started With Club Team in Italy
Signed A 1 season contract with Juve Caserta - Italian Team From Serie A
Scored 26 Pts 8 Reb 2 Stl in Season Opener Vs Reggio Emilia
Suffered an injury soon after season has started (DNP Half Season)
Played For Senior National Team In European Qualifiers
Avaraged 15 min, 6 pts, 3.8 reb, 1.3 ast, 0,8 stl
Signed A 1 Season Contract With AS Pistoia Basket- Italian Team From Serie A.
Avaraged 22.9 Min 11.3 Pts, 5.5 reb, 0.8 Ast, 0.8 Stl
Advanced to Final 8
Advanced to Italian Cup First Time In Team History
In a loss Vs Trento recorded 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl
Finished The Season As 6th Seed (Highest In Team History)
Played For Polish National Team reaching 11th place at Eurobasket.
On January 7th Signed A Contract with the Polish Euroleague team PGE Turow Zgorzelec.
Won The Award For Best Newcomer Of The Year
In the Playoffs lost during finals to Stelmet 4-1
Finished in Final 8 in Eurocup
Participated in Miami Heat individual workouts.
Went off to play in the Las Vegas NBA Summer League for NBA D-League Select team.
Due to injury sustained during NBA summer league Olek was unable to participate in the NBA Summer League games as well as playing for Polish national team.
Attended Elite G-League Mini Camp
NBA Milwaukee Bucks and NBA D-League Mad Ants / Canton Charge 2013-2014
Started the season with the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks
Recorded a game of 11 points 3 rebounds and 1 steal in 16 minutes vs Charlotte Bobcats
After being released by Milwaukee Bucks Olek signed with NBA D-League affiliate team the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
In the NBA D-League averaged 12 points, 7 rebounds in 24 minutes of play.
Half way through the season the Mad Ants negotiated a trade with the Canton Charge.
Best Game recorded in the D-League 28 pts and 19 rebounds.
Selected to play for Polish Senior National Basketball Team - however did not participate.
Took part at the NBA Summer League with the Portland Trailblazers.
Virtus Roma 2012-2013
Signed a one year contract with Italian team Virtus Roma.
Took part in 2012 Italian All Star Game Dunk Contest (Finalist)
Beko Italian Cup Final Eight Semi-Finals during the mid-season tournament
Season high performance against Euroleague Team Cantu during Italian Cup Final 8 (19 pts, 8 rbs)
Finished regular season with Virtus Roma as 3rd best team in Italy
In the Playoffs lost during finals to Montepaschi Siena 4-1.
Worked out with NBA teams prior to 2012 NBA draft - Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs, and Portland Trailblazers.
Participated in EuroCamp in Treviso, Italy.
Took part in Las Vegas Summer League during 2012 summer playing for the Chicago Bulls.
Nevada Wolf Pack Senior Year 2011-2012
Won the NCAA Dunk of the Year Award by The Hoops Manifesto (see dunk)
WAC 2011-2012 All-Conference First Team Award.
Averaged 13.8 points, 6.5 rebounds during the 2011-2012 season.
Helped lead the Wolf Pack to a 2011-2012 WAC Conference Championship.
Finished the season with 28 wins (most in programs history)
Nevada Wolf Pack Junior Year 2010-2011
WAC 2010-2011 All-Newcomer Team Award.
Averaged 12.3 points, 5.7 rebounds during 2010-2011 season.
All-WAC leader in 3 point shooting during 2010-2011, with 46.8% shots made.
Became eligible to play mid-season 2010-2011 at the University of Nevada and continued to play for one more season in 2011-2012.
Summer 2010 Polish National Team U-20
Lead the Polish U-20 basketball team in winning a Bronze medal at the 2010 FIBA tournament.
Olek was selected as All-Tournament First Team during FIBA U20 tournament in 2010.
During FIBA 2010 U-20, Olek was named "Best Forward" by www.Eurobasket.com averaging 16.1 points, 8.1 rebounds, was ranked #1 in 2 point Field Goal Percentage (74%) and #1 Field Goal Percentage (70.9%).
Duke University Sophomore Year 2009- End of 2009
Count Down to Craziness Dunk Champion
Recorded two games in the starting lineup
Recorded 6 points 6 rebounds 3 steals 3 assists in 24 minutes in his starting lineup debut
After 10 games through the season Olek transferred to play at the University of Nevada
Summer 2009 Polish National Team U-20
Earned a Bronze medal while playing for Poland’s Under-20 national team.
Averaged 7.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game while helping Poland to a 5-1 record, posted a .514 (18-of-35) field goal percentage in the tournament.
Duke University Freshman Year 2008-2009
Freshman year played limited minutes at Duke.
Recorded a 44.5 inch vertical jump at 18 years old at Duke.
March Madness Sweet 16
ACC Tournament Champion
Before Duke 2008
Ranked 87th overall and 27th among power forwards by ESPN 100
Listed 93rd (30th among power forwards) by Scout.com
Rated 112th overall and 29th at the power forward position by Rivals.com
During Senior year of High School signed to play at Duke University over Florida, Louisville and other colleges.
Claimed MVP honors at the 35th annual Under Armor Capital Classic after scoring a game-high 23 points to lead the U.S. All-Stars to a 123-85 victory over the Capital All-Stars, shot 9-of-14 from the floor and 5-of-5 from the foul line while adding nine rebounds, two assists and a blocked shot in the game
Scored 32 points to lead the Blue team to a 94-82 win over Silver in the ninth annual Fallon Optimist All-Star Classic
Reno High School 2008
Led Reno to a 77-17 Record Wining Two State Championships (2006, 2008) 26-6 record in 2008.
First Team All-State - 20 points and 10 rebounds per game
Posted 18 points and 10 rebounds in a 76-72 win over Cheyenne in the 4A State Championship game
Scored 25 points and added 13 rebounds and three blocked shots in the State Semifinal win over Foothill
Wild West Tournament Slam Dunk Contest Champ 2008 (Three-time winner of the event)
Wild West Tournament Championship
Reno High School 2007
Second Team All-State accolades after averaging 18.7 points and 8.3 rebounds per game
Finished the season with a 24-6 record
Averaged 28.0 points per game to earn All-Tournament Team honors at the Bishop Gorman Holiday Classic
Led Reno to tournament titles at the Wild West Tournament, Desert Heat Classic and Rocklin Tournament as a junior
Scored 41 points to claim MVP honors at the Desert Heat Classic
Played AAU with the Las Vegas Prospects ... led the team to the Championships of the Las Vegas Spring Explosion and the Final Four of the Las Vegas Easter Classic in 2007
Championships at the Wild West Tournament 2007
Wild West Tournament Slam Dunk Contest Champion 2007
Reno High School 2006
Scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds per game to help Reno to the state championship as a sophomore
Wild West Tournament Slam Dunk Contest Champion 2006
Won the Velocity Sports “Winter Hoops Madness” Slam Dunk contest as a sophomore (2006)
Led the Las Vegas Prospects to the Las Vegas Youth Basketball Classic in 2006
Freshman Reno High School 2005
Played Junior Varsity Basketball recording a perfect season record 22-0.
Poland Youth Basketball - Prokom Trefl Gdynia 2004
Grew up playing basketball in Poland at Zespol Sportowych Szkol Ogolnoksztalcacych 2001-04.
Named MVP of Gdynia, Poland - Pomorskie Region in 2004
Born on March 3, 1990, in Gdynia, Poland
Grew up playing soccer prior to playing basketball in Poland
Enjoys playing guitar, watching movies, and visiting other countries
Favorite athlete is Vince Carter
Immigrated to the United States in 2004 prior to his freshman year
Older sister, Anita Czyz, graduated with a degree in Marketing from the University of Nevada, Reno
Mother, Joanna, earned a Master’s degree in International Business from Gdansk University in Poland
Father, Waldemar, played basketball at the university level in Poland