The Blue Mountain Baseball League, formerly known as Babe Ruth Baseball, is back. The 2020 season was lost to COVID-19, but the league — open to players age 12-16 years old — will resume play this year starting this month. Registrations are now being taken.
Desperate to save its pandemic-delayed football season last fall, the Pac-12 made a wager. Rapid antigen tests — a new technology for detecting the coronavirus — had hit the market in recent months, offering results in 15 minutes. The Pac-12, and other athletic conferences, wanted to try an unproven use: to screen healthy athletes daily for the coronavirus.
North Carolina was uncharacteristically stymied on offense for most of the game against Washington, but are advancing despite that, scoring on a corner kick in the 68th minute for a 1-0 win in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
Washington redshirt junior Olivia Sekany lived a goalkeeper's dream Friday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament. In a penalty-kick shootout against Saint Louis, Sekany made two saves to give her team a chance to win in the fifth and final round.
The Whitman College men’s tennis team closed the season with a 6-3 loss at Pacific on Sunday, May 2.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Washington linebacker Joe Tryon in the first round of the NFL draft, No. 32 overall.
This offseason, Ryan Bowman contacted the trainer of perennial Pro Bowl defensive lineman Aaron Donald — inquiring about the possibility of scheduling a joint workout. And at the end of March, Bowman — UW's sixth-year senior outside linebacker — trained with the NFL's most dominant defensive player on a Thursday morning in Pittsburgh.
When Jimmy Lake wore his infamous 'RUN THE DAMN BALL' hat last season, Terrell Bynum said the UW wideouts 'were a little frustrated with that.'
Yes, the magic finally ran out for Washington's volleyball team, which faced a Kentucky team too powerful to allow the sort of frenetic comeback that had fueled its run through the NCAA tournament.
No. 2 seed Kentucky ended No. 6 seed Washington's season in the national semifinals with a 25-18, 23-25, 25-23, 25-17 win Thursday night in Omaha, Nebraska, avenging a loss to the Huskies in the Sweet 16 of the 2019 tournament.
The responsibility — and burden — that UW volleyball coach Keegan Cook felt to get the Husky volleyball team back to the Final Four was getting bigger.
One day after using a big rally to reach the Elite Eight, the No. 6-seeded Huskies (20-3) rallied from two sets down to defeat unseeded Pittsburgh 20-25, 21-25, 25-16, 26-24, 15-9 on Monday in Omaha, Nebraska.
For Elwyn “Rip” Rowan, football is the name of the game.
Just when it seemed Washington's volleyball season was about to be finished, it wasn't. Down 11-5 to Louisville in the fifth and deciding set, the Huskies seemed minutes away from being knocked out of the NCAA tournament.
Think of Washington’s quarterback competition like a race. There are three competitors: returning starter Dylan Morris, graduate transfer Patrick O’Brien and early enrollee freshman Sam Huard.
Giles Jackson will be playing at the Big House on Sept. 11. But not as a Michigan man.
Bob Gregory was not a flashy hire to succeed Pete Kwiatkowski as UW's defensive coordinator. But if the Huskies can stop the run and rush the passer, the optics will no longer matter.
Brynna Maxwell scored 24 points and the Utah women’s basketball team broke open a close game in the second half, defeating Washington 84-61 on Sunday at the Huntsman Center.
The Kevin Thomson era is over.
Jen Cohen made the first phone call at 7 a.m. on Sunday.
Pete McClure, a 1993 Whitman College graduate and a self-described ‘late comer’ that ‘bounced around a little bit,’ commenced a 15-year career as men’s golf coach at his alma mater following a meeting at an appropriate venue.
A 2021 defensive lineman from the state of Washington verbally committed to UW on Monday.
UW cancels spring grid practices, game
SEATTLE — Isaiah Stewart began the season for Washington burdened by unrealistic expectations that accompanied the nation’s No. 3 overall 2019 recruit.
SEATTLE — Amber Melgoza had one of the best games of her great Husky career, and still it didn’t matter in the end.
SEATTLE — Chris Petersen's last opponent at Washington will be the team that gave him his first head coaching job.
RENTON, Wash. — Seahawks coach Pete Carroll might be 68 years old, but he shows no signs of slowing down, having last year signed a contract extension taking him through the 2021 season.
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SEATTLE — With each saved match point, the crowd got louder, even when it didn’t seem possible to make more noise.
SEATTLE — Isaiah Stewart is from upstate New York.
SEATTLE — Perhaps Quade Green had a feeling a decision was nearing on his NCAA eligibility petition, which might explain why the Washington Huskies point guard worked overtime after Thursday night’s 87-63 exhibition win over Division II Western Washington.
Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field against Oregon in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in Seattle. Oregon won 35-31.
RENTON, Wash. — Earl Thomas won’t be the only familiar defensive back returning to Seattle this weekend.
SEATTLE — Jacobe Covington’s Washington commitment lasted two days shy of two months.
SEATTLE — Ty Jones is healthy enough to play against Oregon.
SEATTLE — There are 12 scholarship wide receivers on Washington’s 2019 roster.
SEATTLE — Fight on?
SEATTLE — College athletics might be about to change.