Another year means another season of “The Bachelor” on ABC. For Season 27, you can enjoy watching an Upstate New York native compete.

According to Variety, this is the shows 27th season. Ahead of the premiere, the network has released all 30 women who will be contestants in the upcoming season with leading man Zach Shallcross.

The women competing for Shallcross’ heart range in age from 23 to 30 years old and come from all over the United States, with one contestant even hailing from Vienna, Austria. The women include a therapist, a financial advisor, a nonprofit owner, a nanny, a stylist, a content creator, a makeup artist, five nurses, a dancer and even a rodeo racer."

This year, Upstate New York has a contestant competing.

Meet Upstate New York's Contestant


Meet 24 year old Olivia L from Rochester New York. She's a Patient Care Technician, and is no stranger to "games":

For Olivia L., basketball has always come easy. The one game she’s yet to win is Oliva vs. True Love, and this baller is here to find her teammate for LIFE! While basketball was her first love, she’s built a life outside of her sport, working full-time in healthcare, and has her dreams set on helping others as a physician assistant. Olivia has traveled to almost every state in the U.S. but still hasn’t met her perfect match. She is looking forward to meeting Zach and is hoping to find a relationship that will stand the test of time."

Some of the fun facts for Olivia include watching “Grey’s Anatomy”, yelling at those who litter, and she's a jet-skiing fan.

“The Bachelor” Season 27 premieres on January 23rd at 8PM on ABC.

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