Washington won 12 of its final 17 games and then 5-of-6 in the playoffs to advance to their first College World Series. “I think right now we’re good at winning and this is the time you need to be good at winning. And I think that’s because our kids are tough,” coach, Lindsay Meggs said.
Kaiser Weiss’ bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning gave Washington a 6-5 win over host Cal State Fullerton in a wild Game 3 of their NCAA Tournament best-of-three super regional. The Huskies now head to Omaha, Nebraska, for the College World Series for the first time in school history.
Tickets for the Washington Huskies' football team's season opener Sept. 1 against Auburn will go on sale Tuesday, May 8. UW is coming off a 10-3 season where it reached the Fiesta Bowl for the first time in school history.
An internal audit has found extensive mismanagement within the budget-challenged Washington State athletic department, including the possible inflation of home football attendance figures and the improper distribution of free tickets to football games.
Washington State quarterback Luke Falk is regarded by most analysts as a mid-to-late round prospect in this week's NFL draft, which suits him just fine. A former walk-on at WSU, Falk will again have to fight to earn his spot on a team.