Today's G:60 features senior cross country runner Sean Olson.
2011 Senior Season: Competed in three meets ran ninth for the Gophers at the Roy Griak Invitational, clocking 26:00.4 placed 21st overall and ninth on the team with 20:11 at the Hornet Jamboree 4-mile
2010 Junior Season:Academic All-Big Ten honors member of the Gopher squad who finished 27th at the NCAA championships, where he finished 230th overall (32:58.1) and seventh on the team raced at the BYU Autumn 4K Race taking 14th overall with a time of 21:02.4 came in at 25:31.3 (64thoverall) in the Roy Griak Invite ran at the Pre-NCAA meet finishing 137th overall, with a time of 25:25.0 for the Gophers took 43rd (24:47.2) at the Big Ten Championships ran to a 59th place finish at the NCAA Midwest meet, posting a time of 31:29.31 in the 10K race earned his third letter.
2009 Sophomore Season:Struggled with a leg injuiry throughout the season ran in just two races competed on Gophers' 24th-place NCAA squad team's seventh runner (32:59.7), 229th overall, at NCAA meet an Academic All-Big Ten honoree earned second varsity letter.
2008 Redshirt Freshman Season:Competed in four meets traveled as an alternate to NCAA Championships the Gophers' number-six runner (25:26.3), 31st overall, at the Big Ten Championships the team's fourth finisher at Pre-NCAA Meet with season-best time of 24:41.2 varsity letterwinner.
2007 Freshman Season:Redshirted the season.
On the Track:Will be a junior in 2011 competed in 5,000 meters at 2010 Big Ten Outdoor meet two-time varsity letterwinner.
High School:A 2007 graduate of Menomonie High School high school coaches were Adam Topper and Craig Olson a two-time all-state honoree the 2005 Wisconsin Division 1 runner-up (15:49.8) placed eighth as a senior was the Big Rivers Conference cross country champion a two-time all-state performer on the track in 2007 placed fourth in the 1,600 meters (4:15.65) and seventh in the 3,200 meters (9:26.39).
Personal: Born Aug. 19, 1988 double majoring in finance and accounting son of Tom and Kristie Olson has older brother Ryan enjoys watching movies.