YEAR ON TEAM: 4th
MAJOR: Animal Science
HIGH SCHOOL: Osseo High School
PREVIOUS SKATING CLUB: Three Rivers FSC
FAVORITE SKATING MOVE: Butterfly
FAVORITE PLACE ON CAMPUS: St. Paul Campus
FAVORITE SPORT TO WATCH: Hockey
WHAT MADE YOU WANT TO SKATE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA? To be part of the Gopher Hockey atmosphere and to keep skating in college
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU FIRST START SKATING? Maple Grove Community Center when I was 9 years old
WHAT'S SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU? My favorite animal is a giraffe
WHAT NON-SKATING ACCOMPLISHMENT ARE YOU MOST PROUD OF? I am interning at the Minnesota Zoo with the Marine Mammal staff summer of 2012
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO WHEN YOU'RE NOT SKATING? Snowboarding, horseback riding, scuba diving, and rock climbing
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MEMORY ON THIS TEAM? Cheering at the Frozen Four in Tampa
WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FORWARD TO ON THIS TEAM? Getting to know the girls on the team and cheering on the Gopher Hockey team
DO YOU HAVE ANY TIPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL SKATERS/CHEERLEADERS WHO WANT TO CONTINUE IN COLLEGE? Keep it fun!
Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 14
12/11/2017 - M. Basketball
Former Gopher Basketball player Spencer Tollackson joined Justin Gaard on Ski-U-Mah Weekly Dec. 11 to talk Minnesota Basketball and more!
Highlights: Fresno State
12/11/2017 - Wrestling
The University of Minnesota obtained their third dual victory of the season on Sunday.
Vote O’Brien for Uplifting Athletes Award
12/11/2017 - Football
Gophers walk-on holder and two-time cancer survivor Casey O'Brien is one of four finalists for Rare Disease Champion Award.