Sports

September 13, 2017

From UW to ABA to NBA, George Irvine lived a life of hoops

Remembering sharpshooter and front-office ace George Irvine, who died at age 69 earlier this year.


September 12, 2017

ANITA campbell

Staying on the track

Five questions with Anita Campbell, the former Husky running star who came back to UW to coach.


August 31, 2017

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A lifetime of fight: Trish Bostrom talks tennis and gender equality

Trish Bostrom talks tennis and gender equality.


August 18, 2017

Play-by-play legend Bob Rondeau is retiring, but he’s already a Hall of Famer

It’s Bob Rondeau’s last season as the Husky play-by-play man after 37 years.


July 17, 2017

Seattle stars at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game

At the MLB All-Star Game, a UW-trained engineer crafted the bats and a Mariner took home the MVP.


June 27, 2017

Look out for these 5 Huskies in the NFL

A star wide receiver and four defensive players joined the NFL.


June 7, 2017

JIM BRINK, UW TENNIS

The greatness of Brink

Remembering UW tennis great Jim Brink (1925-2017).


Give Me 5: Sheriff of the Range

Niles Appleby is the the man in charge of the 43 tees on N.E. 45th Street.


June 1, 2017

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An optimistic Rick Welts enters another agonizing Finals week

Rick Welts, president of the Golden State Warriors, returns to the NBA's biggest stage.


May 30, 2017

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Sweeping opponents, Women’s Rowing wins national championship

Sweeping opponents, Women's Rowing wins national championship.


Isaiah Thomas scores 53 on his late sister’s birthday

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.


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Plum gets picked first

Kelsey Plum, '17, is the first UW player to be picked first in a professional basketball draft.


April 8, 2017

Yasmin Farooq, UW Rowing

Give Me 5: Olympic rower Yasmin Farooq has big plans for women’s crew

Five questions with Yasmin Farooq, the new coach of the women's rowing team.


March 23, 2017

UW hands Mike Hopkins the keys to the men’s basketball program

UW hands Mike Hopkins the keys to the men's basketball program.


March 4, 2017

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UW students and staff revive long-lost sport of log rolling

Thanks to a group of adventurous students and staff, log rolling has returned to UW.


February 28, 2017

walt parietti

Walt Parietti, known for ‘Puck Talk’ column, dies at 89

Walt Parietti, known for 'Puck Talk' column, dies at 89.


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A toast to two Huskies: Fultz and Plum are second to none

Markelle Fultz and Kelsey Plum are as good as it gets in college basketball. And they'll both be gone by summer.


December 29, 2016

Gilmour Dobie

How Gilmour Dobie made UW Football a gridiron giant

Under head coach Gilmour Dobie, the UW Football team went undefeated for 10 years.


December 19, 2016

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‘Axe Bat’ proving to be a hit in the MLB

Axe Bats, a division of Renton-based Baden Sports, had a home run of a 2016 baseball season. Twenty-eight major leaguers used its brand-new “Axe Bat”—so named because its handle is shaped like what you’d find on an ax—at some point during the 2016 season.


December 16, 2016

Ciao, Courtney

The U.S. women’s national volleyball team couldn’t have won the bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janiero without Courtney Thompson, ’05. After the devastating semifinal loss to host Brazil, the 5-foot-8 setter rallied her teammates to grab the bronze in a hard-fought victory over the Netherlands. Thus ended the on-court career...


December 15, 2016

Ben Gary

Give Me 5: The repairman behind the Husky Marching Band

The repairman behind the Husky Marching Band.