February 25, 2023
One athlete journeys from injury to recovery with the help of sports medicine experts at the UW.
Student-athletes can now benefit from revenue generated by use of their name, image and likeness. The UW does it differently than the rest.
Kalen DeBoer led the Huskies to an 11-2 record and a convincing 27-20 victory over Texas and former Husky head coach Steve Sarkisian in the Alamo Bowl.
February 15, 2023
Magical avocados, an (alleged) $1.5 million hairstyle and two Huskies-turned-Chiefs took over our TVs this weekend.
February 13, 2023
It took 36 years, but Don Coryell, the former Husky defensive back-turned-offensive genius in the NFL, gets the glory he long deserved.
January 27, 2023
Former New York Giants player Carl Fennema attended Husky football games for decades; his love for his alma mater never flagged despite age and injury.
The late Jerry Thornton was a great ballplayer and a real family man.
December 8, 2022
Steve Sarkisian, who turned Huskies around in his five years as UW’s coach, faces first-year UW coach Kalen DeBoer, who also made the Huskies a powerhouse.
November 27, 2022
An 18-year-old UW biology major is a legend in the world of fly casting.
With Matt Anger’s retirement, Rahim Esmail takes over as the Huskies’ new men’s tennis coach.
Heather Tarr, ’96, who has compiled a career record of 742-277-1 entering her 19th year as the Huskies’ softball coach in 2023.
Rick Redman was a star on both sides of the ball for the UW football team, playing guard and linebacker, and he shined on special teams as a punter.
November 26, 2022
The Huskies defeated the Cardinal 3-0 on a night where hearts and minds were focused on paying tribute to Daniel Phelps.
September 16, 2022
The former Husky defensive back turned football upside down with his unstoppable “Air Coryell” passing attack.
On Oct. 6, all Husky players will wear number 19 warmup tops in memory of their teammate and to spread awareness of sudden cardiac arrest.
September 3, 2022
Gabbie Plain and Dylan Teves were named the UW’s outstanding female and male student-athletes, and Tina Frimpong Ellertson was inducted into the Hall of Honor.
August 31, 2022
UW's Husky Stadium boasts an extraordinary way to get to football games.
There's a new head coach in town: Kalen DeBoer shares his insights on the upcoming season with editor Jon Marmor.
May 30, 2022
A new nonprofit called the Husky Sailing Foundation aims to create a more stable future for a sports club that dates back to 1948.
May 29, 2022
For the past 31 years, Jeff Bechthold has worked in sports information for the UW athletic department. He handles Husky football and crew.
May 18, 2022
After the tragic and sudden loss of his friend, Adam Lang found a way to honor Daniel Phelps's memory.
March 5, 2022
Amara Cunningham leads the UW gymnastics team after being named All-Pac-12 Floor First Team as a junior.
The Husky men’s tennis team has high hopes this spring, thanks in part to the play of junior Clement Chidekh of Lyon, France.
Innovation will meet the crack of the bat this spring when the inaugural Pac-12 Baseball Tournament is held May 25-29 in Arizona.
March 4, 2022
Carlton Olson, ’61, overcame Type 1 diabetes to play 4 years of Husky baseball.
January 31, 2022
Player-turned-agent Ryan Minkoff’s second book, “Nora’s Hockey Dream,” pays homage to his sister and all the girls who love hockey.
December 4, 2021
Twelve former student-athletes from five sports receive the highest honor in UW Athletics.
September 11, 2021
Junior middle blocker Marin Grote, senior middle blocker Lauren Sanders and junior setter Ella May Powell were all named to the 2021 collegiate volleyball national team.
Sociology Professor Alexes Harris, ’97, works closely with UW Athletics to help student-athletes succeed.
September 9, 2021
Rosalie Fish runs to raise awareness of violence against Indigenous women.
September 4, 2021
Kermit Jorgensen was part of a Husky team that notched back-to-back Rose Bowl victories.
Kelsey Plum, ’17, captured a gold medal at the Tokyo Summer Olympics in 3x3 women’s basketball. She was one of 31 current and former UW athletes competing.
August 31, 2021
After his NFL career, Mark Pattison kept pursuing athletic feats. He recently climbed Mount Everest to complete the Seven Summits challenge, raising more than $56,000 for charity.
The national champion ’91 football team inspires the first UW Press book on Husky sports.
June 10, 2021
Erin O'Connell, '96, is back at the UW as the Deputy Athletics Director and the Senior Woman Administrator.
Junior Haley Herberg was named the Pac-12 women’s cross-country athlete of the year.
The 5,500-square-foot Softball Performance Center is slated to be completed in August 2021.
June 7, 2021
For Golf Channel analyst Paige Mackenzie, ’06, the only thing more thrilling than scoring a hole-in-one is calling the golf play-by-play at the Olympic Games.
June 3, 2021
The story of the greatest coach in Husky football history and how he led the 1991 team to the national championship is the subject of a new book.
March 9, 2021
"My goal was to help Jen further elevate our efforts on the external side of the house, and work closely with a few of our programs," he says.
Sheridan Blanford, ’16, has the opportunity to make a big impact as she incorporates two of her passions—sports and inclusion.
He went from the UW to professional basketball and back. But it’s in the special education classroom that Anthony Washington, ’16, ’19, is making a lasting difference.
March 4, 2021
Jimmy Lake took a long and winding road through colleges and the NFL before becoming head coach of Husky football.
March 2, 2021
Thanks in large part to David Bonderman, ’63, the Seattle Kraken is scheduled to make its debut as an NHL expansion team this coming fall.
January 16, 2021
Husky football fans remember Jake Locker for his determined play during some down years for the program.
Now an agent, Ryan Minkoff, ’15, became the first student-athlete from the Husky club hockey team to make it to the professional hockey ranks.
December 16, 2020
Not only did Sami Whitcomb help the Seattle Storm capture its fourth WNBA championship, but she and her wife Kate welcomed their first child.
December 10, 2020
Liberty Bracken is a big reason the Husky football team earned an NCAA-record academic score.
September 16, 2020
Fans of Husky women’s soccer may do a double take this season if they look at the sideline and see one of the best players in school history working as an assistant coach.
Edean Anderson Ihlanfeldt started the UW women’s golf team in 1974-75 and coached it for eight years.
After taking a bullet in World War II, Charles Sheaffer returned to captain the Husky basketball team in his senior season.
Rod Stanley, a Federal Way High School graduate who was a beloved member of the Husky football teams of the early 1970s, died in 2018.
September 11, 2020
Jennifer Cohen started working at the UW athletic department in 1998 and was promoted to athletic director in 2016.
The first football game at the iconic stadium came on Nov. 27, 1920.
July 16, 2020
710 ESPN’s Stacy Jo Rost, ’11, and KJR’s Dick Fain, ’96, earn national acclaim for the way they talk the talk.
June 4, 2020
Remembering Jim Lambright, 1943-2020
Craig Heyamoto, ’75, ’78, has compiled stats for UW football and basketball since the 1970s. Today, he is in charge of the UW stats crew.
March 10, 2020
Darhian Mills didn't always love running, but she eventually ran the 400-meter hurdles faster than any woman in UW history.
November 24, 2019
Chip Lydum, ’84, parlayed a journalism job into a prominent role in Husky athletics.
UW women’s soccer coach Lesle Gallimore is retiring after 26 years, the longest run for a coach in the Pac-12.
September 2, 2019
Kasia Omilian wants to become the first woman general manager in the National Football League.
June 4, 2019
Former Husky outfielder Braden Bishop's charity event raised $50,000 for Alzheimer’s research.
The Husky women’s golf team isn’t just great, it’s quite international: Six of the eight players are from outside the United States.
Melanie Jackson, a 1993 All-American soccer player at the UW, is now a senior editor and writer with ESPNW.
June 3, 2019
Nearly torn down in 1975, the ASUW Shell House is still a beloved building on the UW campus.
June 2, 2019
The 101-year-old ASUW Shell House was home to the famed “Boys in the Boat.”
March 1, 2019
The Husky baseball team is no stranger to globetrotting.
November 30, 2018
Michael Callahan rowed for UW from 1992-96, competed in the ’04 Olympics and has coached the men’s crew team since 2007.
How a kid from Lynnwood became the best running back in Husky history.
October 8, 2018
Hit the ice with UW hockey player Bennett Jarvis.
October 4, 2018
Daniel James Brown’s book is a great tale about the crew team at the 1936 Olympics. But there are more boats to know about than just the one they rowed.
Catching up with the 2018 Husky Hall of Fame inductees.
Do you know the history of this sign?
October 3, 2018
Corey Dillon headlines the Huskies in the running for pro football's highest honor.
August 30, 2018
From Compton to MontIake to Rome, Bobby Jones is Iiving the dream.
Tony Castricone has a passion for sports and a song in his heart.
August 23, 2018
With his wife as caddie, former Husky C.T. Pan nearly nabbed first PGA trophy.
August 22, 2018
We spar with UW senior Zasha Sepulveda.
July 7, 2018
We photographed the bright smiles and unstoppable attitudes of the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games.
June 4, 2018
Junior Coffey went from the NFL to training racehorses. He's been one of the most successful trainers at Emerald Downs.
Why did we keep playing softball even after graduating? Because we loved softball and the IMA league was much more fun than other leagues. And we really wanted those championship T-shirts.
A trumpet player in the Husky Marching Band during the late ’80s, she gave acting a try before becoming a sports radio journalist for ESPN 710.
June 2, 2018
This summer's Special Olympic Games likely will be the most notable sporting event at the UW and the Puget Sound region as a whole since the 1990 Goodwill Games.
March 29, 2018
Isaiah Thomas became the third Husky basketball player to have his jersey retired by the University of Washington.
March 6, 2018
Five questions with Heather Tarr, the head coach of the women's softball team.
December 30, 2017
For Fiesta Bowl week, we tour campus with seven veterans of the Husky Marching Band.
December 14, 2017
The best volleyball player in UW history, Krista Vansant, '15, had her jersey retired.
September 13, 2017
Remembering sharpshooter and front-office ace George Irvine, who died at age 69 earlier this year.
September 12, 2017
Five questions with Anita Campbell, the former Husky running star who came back to UW to coach.
August 31, 2017
Trish Bostrom talks tennis and gender equality.
August 18, 2017
It’s Bob Rondeau’s last season as the Husky play-by-play man after 37 years.
July 17, 2017
At the MLB All-Star Game, a UW-trained engineer crafted the bats and a Mariner took home the MVP.
June 27, 2017
A star wide receiver and four defensive players joined the NFL.
June 7, 2017
Remembering UW tennis great Jim Brink (1925-2017).
Niles Appleby is the the man in charge of the 43 tees on N.E. 45th Street.
June 1, 2017
Rick Welts, president of the Golden State Warriors, returns to the NBA's biggest stage.
May 30, 2017
Sweeping opponents, Women's Rowing wins national championship.
After losing his younger sister in a car accident, Isaiah Thomas found the strength to take the court. Then he scored 53 points in a comeback victory on his sister’s birthday.
Kelsey Plum, '17, is the first UW player to be picked first in a professional basketball draft.
April 8, 2017
Five questions with Yasmin Farooq, the new coach of the women's rowing team.