GoHuskies.com takes a look at the Husky track prospects this week with the UW Indoor Preview coming up on Saturday.
The indoor season begins in earnest on January 12 with the UW Indoor Preview.
Jordan Carlson and James Alaka with their second update of the sprinters.
The Husky sprint captains send in an update before competing this weekend in Idaho.
The men's team returns a handful of All-Americans while the women are led by a school-record-holding senior.
2012: Redshirted the season, did not compete unattached.
2011: Ran the short sprints and the relays in her first full season ... ended the outdoor season with a pair of season-bests, clocking 12.49 seconds in the 100-meters to finish fourth at the Ken Shannon Invite, and posting a 25.82-second time in the 200-meters at the UW-WSU dual, taking fifth ... also was fifth in the 100m at the dual meet in 12.52 seconds ... seventh in the 100m at the Pepsi Team Invite in 12.55 ... indoors, was 22nd in the 60-meters at the MPSF Championships, running 7.96 seconds, and posted a season-best time of 25.77 in the 200-meters, placing 26th ... turned in a top 60m time of 7.89 seconds at the UW Invitational.
High School and Personal: Born in Fargo, North Dakota ... parents are Jill and Michael O'Donnell ... has one older brother, Tyson, and one younger brother, Ashton ... made the 4A Washington State Championship finals at 100-meters and 200-meters every year from 2008-10 ... as a sophomore in 2008, placed third in the state at 100-meters and second at 200-meters, then took second in the 200m at the WA/OR Meet of Champions ... won the state title at 4x100-meters as a sophomore and was third in the 4x200m as Skyline took runner-up honors as a team ... junior year, placed third again in the 100-meters and was seventh at 200-meters, and runner-up in the 4x100-meter relay ... as a senior, made both finals again, taking fourth at 100-meters and fifth at 200m ... swept district titles in the short sprints and won the Kingco 100-meter title in 2010 ... set 200m PR of 24.92 in district victory in 2009 ... named Team MVP as a sophomore, junior, and senior ... a Seattle Times Athlete of the Week in 2008 ... also played three years of varsity soccer, helping the team to back-to-back state titles in 2008 and 2009 ... graduated with a 3.6 GPA.
2011 MPSF - 22nd, 60m; 26th, 200m
Collegiate Best Marks
200m.......25.77i / 25.82