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Huskies headed back to Women’s College World Series after 6-0 victory over Alabama


Taran Alvelo tosses a 3-hit shutout to lift the Huskies to a sweep of Alabama and a second consecutive WCWS berth.

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UW women finish second behind Cal at NCAA rowing championships


California won the Grand Final in the varsity eight-plus and took the team title with a win in the varsity four-plus. UW was second in both races and the team race.

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Dramatic comeback by Huskies nets 3-2 softball victory over Alabama in Super Regional


Down to their final two outs, the Huskies finally broke through courtesy of Sis Bates’ two-run single off Osorio, bringing home Taryn Atlee and Van Zee to tie the score at 2-2 to force extra innings.

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UW women rowers advance all three teams to NCAA semifinals


Expected storm system means semifinals and finals will be contested Saturday in Sarasota, Fla.

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Domestic violence charges against former Reign goalkeeper Hope Solo dropped


The former U.S. national team star goalkeeper was charged with two counts of fourth-degree assault in 2014 after police said she assaulted two family members at a home in Kirkland.

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UW Huskies an early underdog for season opener against Auburn


Washington is an early favorite to win the Pac-12 Conference title in 2018, but the Huskies are underdogs, for now, in their Sept. 1 season opener. Auburn has been installed as an early 2.5-point favorite over Washington, according to Bovada, 99 days before they meet in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic at Mercedes-Benz in Atlanta. Auburn […]

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UW baseball team blanks Stanford 7-0


Levi Jordan hits a three-run homer for Huskies.

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UW and Alabama softball know each other well, but Gabbie Plain could be difference-maker for Huskies


The Huskies are 2-0 against Alabama this season, but the Crimson Tide has eliminated UW from the NCAA softball tournament twice in the last three years

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Huskies get commitment from three-star wide receiver Taj Davis


UW's 2019 recruiting class is ranked No. 19 in the nation by 247sports.com.

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UW football team wins Pac-12 Academic Progress Rate


Huskies reach all-time high with 986 multi-year score and the UW basketball team also attains a score of 986.

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Brooke Mooney brings ‘serious power’ to UW’s varsity eight as team seeks to repeat as national champions


The Huskies have a history of converting high-level athletes into championship rowers. Brooke Mooney, who grew up cross-country skiing in New England, is no exception.

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‘It’s unbelievable how far the ball goes’; Joe Wainhouse’s power wows UW baseball coaches


Wainhouse came to UW as a two-way player but has pitched just 12/3 innings this season because he is so valuable as a hitter. “Joe’s hit the ball farther than any human being I’ve ever seen on a college baseball field, including Mark McGwire,” coach Lindsay Meggs says.

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Washington lands 7-foot-4 prospect from Richland, Riley Sorn


The senior center chose the Huskies after recently narrowing down his choices to Saint Mary’s and the UW.

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UW women’s golf team ends run at NCAA championships


The Huskies finish in a tie for ninth place.

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Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith resolute in her fight against USA Swimming and former coach


Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith said we need to “prevent this from happening to the next person.”

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Federal Way’s Ariana Kukors says in lawsuit that USA Swimming covered up alleged sexual abuse by coach


In the civil suit, Kukors says USA Swimming became aware of sexual-abuse allegation against Hutchison around 2005 or 2006. The suit also accuses USA Swimming of mishandling its investigation into the matter and manipulating background-check procedures to cover up for Hutchison.

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Huskies softball team downs Minnesota to win Seattle Regional


Washington dispatched Minnesota 5-2 Sunday at Husky Softball Stadium to win the NCAA softball Seattle Regional and advance to the Super Regional where they’ll face Alabama next weekend.

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‘It’s not normal:’ Taylor Van Zee’s enthusiasm and passion lift Huskies from top of lineup


Washington’s third baseman, who had a key double and a run during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Texas, is the emotional spark plug for a team that’s one win away from the Super Regionals.

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‘It’s not normal.’ Taylor Van Zee’s enthusiasm and passion lift Huskies from top of lineup


Washington’s third baseman, who had a key double and a run during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Texas, is the emotional spark plug for a team that’s one win away from the Super Regionals.

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UW Huskies edge Texas 2-1 to claim a spot in the NCAA softball Seattle regional final


Freshman pitcher Gabbie Plain pitched a complete game, and the Huskies overcame some uncharacteristic errors to beat Texas in a long, drawn-out battle

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