JENNIFER HALL O'DELL
CLASS OF 2013
Jennifer Hall O'Dell attended Putnam City North High School
and finished with a 109-1 win/loss record. She was ranked #1 in
singles in every age division in Oklahoma; was ranked #1 or #2 in every
age division in the Missouri Valley Section; and was ranked in the top
five nationally in 16s and 18s. She was a finalist at the Orange
Bowl in 1994 losing to Anna Kornikova. She won the USTA National
Sportsmanship award in 1989 and was the USTA National "Player-of-the-Year" in 1993.
She was named to the 1990 Oklahoma "All Decade" high school player team.
She played collegiately for Notre Dame and was a three-time All-American
in 1995, 1996, and 1998. She graduated from college holding two
school records for most singles wins and most combined singles-doubles
wins. In 1998, she was named Notre Dame's "Woman-of-the-Year."
She currently lives in Chicago with husband Eric, son Jack, and twins
Brooklyn and Luke.