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Miles retires due to injury

Washington football team quarterback Cyler Miles will retire from college football due to a chronic hip injury, head coach Chris Petersen announced Monday. According to the UW, Miles was told by medical personnel it would be against his best interest to continue playing on the injury, which has persisted throughout his career.

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Sunday 06/14/2015
Meyers struggles in season finale
Posted: June 14, 2015

After a strong performance late in the year, the season ended on a disappointing note for the Washington track and field team on Saturday at the national championships in Eugene, Ore.

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Saturday 06/13/2015
Yorks can’t battle through injury at national championships
Posted: June 13, 2015

The Washington track and field team had just one runner compete at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday in Eugene, Ore., and the result was not one it was hoping for.

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Friday 06/12/2015
Owsinski sets school pole-vault record at NCAA championships
Posted: June 12, 2015

For Kristina Owsinski, the moment was now or never.

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Wednesday 06/10/2015
Yorks earns second chance at day one of national championships
Posted: June 10, 2015

For one athlete on the Washington track and field team, it appeared that Wednesday was the end of the road at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in Eugene, Ore.

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Tuesday 06/09/2015
Seven Huskies set to take to national championships
Updated: June 09, 2015 - 7:39 pm

After a year of surprising successes, national media attention, and some bitter disappointments, the season comes to an end for the Washington track and field team this weekend as seven Huskies compete in the outdoor national championships in Eugene, Ore.

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Thursday 06/04/2015
The rhythm of the row
Posted: June 04, 2015

Catch

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Huskies land top-100 big man
Posted: June 04, 2015

The puzzle known as the Washington men’s basketball team’s 2015 recruiting class appears to have added its final piece.

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Davis makes Storm roster
Posted: June 04, 2015

On Thursday afternoon, Jazmine Davis took another step toward a feat no other Washington women’s basketball player has achieved since 2008.

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Men’s basketball adds Conroy to coaching staff
Posted: June 04, 2015

The Washington men’s basketball team’s all-time assists leader will now assist head coach Lorenzo Romar on his coaching staff.

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Wednesday 06/03/2015
Year in review: Moment of the year
Posted: June 03, 2015

The 2014-15 academic year has brought plenty of memorable moments from the sports teams across the UW campus. Highlight catches, buzzer beaters, and NCAA tournament runs made this year one to remember. Here are a few of The Daily sportswriters’ picks for the best moment of the year.

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Tuesday 06/02/2015
Year in review: Team of the year
Updated: June 02, 2015 - 6:29 pm

While football and men’s basketball may have had down seasons this year, plenty of teams at the UW put together successful campaigns. The men’s crew team won its fifth-straight national championship last week, becoming the first team in collegiate rowing history to do so, as the only UW team to bring home a national title this season. But the battle for best team on campus is no easy choice, and a few of the Daily sportswriters made their picks for team of the year.

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Monday 06/01/2015
Pan takes second as Huskies finish 16th at NCAA championships
Posted: June 01, 2015

It was a day of near misses at the NCAA championships for the No. 17 Washington men’s golf team. But for one UW golfer, Monday ended with one of the best individual finishes in Husky history.

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Year in Review: Athlete of the Year
Posted: June 01, 2015

Another school year has passed and countless athletes at the UW put together memorable performances and seasons that will long be remembered in Husky history. But a few stood out above the rest. Here are some of The Daily sportswriters’ picks for UW athlete of the year.

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Sunday 05/31/2015
Huskies left waiting in attempt to advance
Posted: May 31, 2015

For the No. 17 Washington men’s golf team, 54 holes of the NCAA Championships are now in the books.

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UW makes history with fifth-straight national title
Posted: May 31, 2015

The Washington men’s crew team has maintained a prestigious tradition of great achievements since its creation in 1899. This weekend, the Huskies added another record to their already rich history.

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Huskies move up on day two of championships
Posted: May 31, 2015

Through 12 holes of Saturday’s second round of the NCAA championships, the No. 17 Washington men’s golf team was in position to climb the leaderboard.

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Saturday 05/30/2015
Three more Huskies make it to nationals
Posted: May 30, 2015

The postseason is where expectations are met and championship dreams are brought to a crushing halt. The Washington track and field team saw both sides of the coin Saturday at the NCAA West Regionals, sending three more athletes to next month’s national championships, and seeing more fall just short.

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Huskies send all eight boats to national finals
Posted: May 30, 2015

The Washington men’s and women’s crew teams have put themselves in the best position to do well at their respective national championships.

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Quartet of Huskies pushes through to championships
Posted: May 30, 2015

Expectations have been high all season long for the Washington track and field team. On Friday, four UW athletes earned the chance to make it a season to remember, as they punched their tickets to next month’s national championships in Eugene, Ore.

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Friday 05/29/2015
Huskies back of qualifying spot after day one of NCAA Championships
Posted: May 29, 2015

It was a difficult first day for most of the NCAA Championships field at the Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla. That included the five-man lineup for the No. 17 Washington men’s golf team.

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All boats advance for Huskies
Posted: May 29, 2015

With each team competing at separate venues, all boats from both the UW men’s and women’s crew teams advanced to later rounds of their respective national championship competitions.

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Thursday 05/28/2015
Four Huskies advance at regionals
Posted: May 28, 2015

Amid the heat and the lightning storms of central Texas, the Washington track and field team had a successful first day at the NCAA West Regionals meet.

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Huskies tee off at NCAA Championships
Posted: May 28, 2015

For the fifth-straight year, the Washington men’s golf team has reached the pinnacle of the collegiate season.

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UW men seek unprecedented fifth straight national championship
Updated: May 28, 2015 - 8:39 pm

This weekend the UW men’s crew team will seek to do something no other team in college rowing has ever accomplished.

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Wednesday 05/27/2015
Race to the Finnish
Updated: May 28, 2015 - 4:39 pm

Correction: In "Race to the Finnish" on May 28, it was stated that Topias Tervasmäki is the head coach of Virkia. Janne Ikola is the head coach. 

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Huskies attempt to lock down championship spots at regionals
Posted: May 27, 2015

Going into the Pac-12 championships earlier this month, two steeplechasers on the Washington track and field team, juniors Meron Simon and Aaron Nelson, had high expectations for themselves, but neither one of them performed as well as they were hoping.

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Tuesday 05/26/2015
Inconsistent year ends on positive note for UW baseball
Posted: May 26, 2015

Lindsay Meggs, head coach of the Washington baseball team, expected his team to go through some major ups and downs this season. And after losing a record eight players to the MLB Draft, he was right.

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Huskies lose close battle in quarterfinals
Posted: May 26, 2015

After just edging into the match play round of the NCAA Championships, the Washington women’s golf team couldn’t get past No. 1 USC on Tuesday in Brandenton, Fla.

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Monday 05/25/2015
Davis readies for first WNBA game
Posted: May 25, 2015

In a small way, Jazmine Davis has already come full circle.

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Huskies earn final bid of match play at NCAA finals
Posted: May 25, 2015

After an approach shot on the final hole put her inches from the cup, all members of the Washington women’s golf team waited in anticipation as junior Charlotte Thomas attempted to keep the team’s season alive at the NCAA finals in Bradenton, Fla.

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Sunday 05/24/2015
Huskies clear top 15, likely move on to next elimination round in Florida
Posted: May 24, 2015

After three days of grueling play that has been interrupted by lightning delays and suspensions, the Washington women’s golf team appears to have made it through the first elimination of the NCAA Finals in Bradenton, Fla.

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Season-ending sweep: Rei’s homer sends Huskies into offseason on a high note
Posted: May 24, 2015

If Sunday’s contest was to be Austin Rei’s last game for the Washington baseball team, at least he made it count.

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Saturday 05/23/2015
Huskies come up clutch as Davis gets win in final UW start
Updated: May 23, 2015 - 11:21 pm

Two-out hitting has been a problem for the Washington baseball team through much of its 2015 season. However, of late, the Huskies have started to find the important two-out base knocks when they’ve needed them.

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Huskies slide to 10th as lightning again suspends play during NCAA finals
Posted: May 23, 2015

During the second day of play at the NCAA finals in Bradenton, Fla., the Washington women’s golf team wasn’t able to escape the weather delays that had plagued other teams the day before.

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Amid lightning delays, Huskies tied for 6th at NCAA finals
Posted: May 23, 2015

On a day where half the field had play suspended, the Washington women’s golf team sits in a tie for sixth place after day one of the NCAA finals in Bradenton, Fla.

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Huskies come from behind to end three-game skid
Posted: May 23, 2015

As has often been the case during the second half of the season, the Washington baseball team fell behind early in Friday’s series opener at Husky Ballpark against Utah. However, in the first game of their final set of the year, the Huskies found a way to overcome a bad start and break out of their funk.

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Thursday 05/21/2015
Huskies honoring seniors in final series
Posted: May 21, 2015

With one week remaining in the regular season, the Washington baseball team isn’t going to play in the postseason. The Huskies are 26-25 overall and 11-16 in conference play. Neither of those records will be good enough for the season to continue.

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Tyler Davis finishing stellar college career despite setbacks
Updated: May 21, 2015 - 10:16 pm

Despite coming off a junior year in which he was one of the best pitchers in the Pac-12, if not the country, Tyler Davis did not expect to be selected in the MLB First-Year Player Draft. But when the phone call never came and the reality of getting passed up set in, it still left the Washington baseball team’s righthander a bit down on himself.

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UW hoping for strong end to the season at NCAA finals
Updated: May 21, 2015 - 10:15 pm

After a record-setting season, the Washington women’s golf team has returned to the NCAA finals for the second-straight year. 

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Wednesday 05/20/2015
Thoirs stands alone atop Scottish record book
Posted: May 20, 2015

Over the past three years, the pole vaulters on the Washington track and field team have soared to unprecedented heights.

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Pac-12 baseball week eight power rankings
Updated: May 20, 2015 - 7:12 pm

Well, we’re just about there. Only one more week remains in the Pac-12 baseball season, which means there’s only one more chance for teams to make a final push for postseason consideration.

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Tuesday 05/19/2015
Season overview: 2015 UW softball
Posted: May 19, 2015

After losing its two starting pitchers and leading hitter, Washington softball team head coach Heather Tarr wasn’t sure what to expect from the Huskies in 2015.

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Monday 05/18/2015
Acts of Faith
Updated: May 18, 2015 - 11:04 pm

Faith Morrison knows athletes are easily idolized.

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Plum makes team USA for Pan American Games
Posted: May 18, 2015

Washington women’s basketball team guard Kelsey Plum learned Sunday she will exchange her purple and gold jersey for the red, white, and blue this summer.

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Sunday 05/17/2015
Huskies crown three athletes at Pac-12 championships
Posted: May 17, 2015

After day one of the Pac-12 championships, which saw pole vaulter Jax Thoirs earn a Pac-12 championship, the Washington track and field team added two more athletes to that list Sunday.

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UW splits Pac-12 titles with California
Posted: May 17, 2015

When it comes to men’s collegiate rowing, the Washington and California crew teams have had a long and storied rivalry, with both traditionally competing as national title contenders.

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Season over for UW after loss to Alabama
Posted: May 17, 2015

A day after recording just one hit against Alabama starter Alexis Osorio, the Washington softball team was back on the field Sunday in the regional final against the freshman and the Crimson Tide, hoping to avoid elimination in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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Listless Huskies swept at home by CSUN
Posted: May 17, 2015

The Washington baseball team experienced another unwanted case of deja vu Sunday.

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Saturday 05/16/2015
Huskies fall to Alabama, avoid elimination with win against USC Upstate
Posted: May 16, 2015

The Washington softball team is one step closer to elimination, but one step closer to advancing to the Super Regionals after two games of NCAA regional play Saturday in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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