Kevin O'Donnell

Kevin O'Donnell

Sports anchor

Kevin O'Donnell is a sports anchor for FOX 13 News. He joined the FOX 13 team in June of 1988.

Kevin graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from the University of South Florida in Tampa.

He began his broadcasting career at WTVT as an intern in 1987. He is now not only a sports anchor for FOX 13 but also a reporter and producer.

Kevin has won various awards for his work including the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists Awards for Best Sports Reporting and Best Sports Special.

Kevin was born in Troy, New York and grew up in Manchester, Vermont. Kevin and his wife, Julie have two children, Jacob Anthony and Camden Grace. They have three dogs. He enjoys all sports, and is a coach for his son's Little League team and tackle football team.

If you would like to contact Kevin, you can email him at Kevin.O' You can also connect with him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter @ODonnellFOX13.

The latest from Kevin O'Donnell


The Bartalo Brothers are leading Gaither through the playoffs

The Bartalo family has had a big part in leading the Cowboys to the top seed. Tony is the quarterback; younger brother Nick blocks for him on the line, and their father Steve is an assistant coach. It's the tight-knit family within the Cowboys family.


The 'A-Train' still has Northside Christian rolling

Mike Alstott took over as Northside Christian's head football coach eight years ago. Some had thought it would be for just for the time his son was in school. But Griffin graduated in 2017 and moved on to play in college; his dad stayed on and is committed to coaching. 


Wiregrass Ranch football: In good hands with Rocco Becht

What Rocco Becht has accomplished as just a sophomore on a playoffs-bound varsity team has been very impressive. He's handled everything thrown his way, including the attention and pressure that comes with being the son of a former NFL player. 


State suspends Plant High School's football coach

For 33 years, Plant High School head football coach Robert Weiner has been building a reputation as one of the most respected, winningest coaches, but one that also has made an equally strong impact in the community. He tries to put his students' and players' best interests first. 


Coach Mike: Happy to be Middleton's man

After retiring from the NFL, Mike Williams knew exactly what he wanted to do. It was a dream of his before reaching the NFL. He wanted to coach. 


Tampa Bay celebrates with Pete Alonso

Tampa Bay is joining in on the celebration with their hometown homerun hero. Some of Pete Alonso's Plant High teammates got together to watch baseball's rookie sensation knock off Vladimir Guerrero Jr. in the finals.