Sankey in 2013
|Washington Huskies — No. 25|
|Date of birth:September 15, 1992|
|Place of birth: Wadsworth, Ohio|
|Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)||Weight: 209 lb (95 kg)|
|High school: Spokane (WA) Gonzaga Prep|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at ESPN.com|
Sankey attended Gonzaga Preparatory School in Spokane, Washington. During his career he rushed for 4,355 yards. He earned first team All-State his junior and senior seasons. He broke the Greater Spokane League rushing record for career yards. He was also name the amateur inland northwest athlete of the year.
Sankey attended the University of Washington from 2011 to 2013. As a freshman in 2011, Sankey played in 12 of 13 games, rushing for 187 yards on 28 carries with one touchdown. As a sophomore in 2012, he took over as the starter rushing for 1,439 yards on 289 carries with 16 touchdowns. He was the MVP of the 2012 Maaco Bowl Las Vegas after rushing for 205 yards and 74 receiving yards on six receptions. As a junior in 2013 he rushed for 1,870 yards and 20 touchdowns. He set school records for rushing yards in a season as well as career rushing touchdowns.
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