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November 26, 2018

Apple Cup record

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As of the 2018 season, the University of Washington football team’s series record against Washington State University is 73-32-6. The matchup wasn’t called the Apple Cup until 1962; prior to that, the Huskies and the Cougars played for the Governor’s Trophy. Source: UW Dawg Pound


June 25, 2017

Husky football

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As of the 2016 football season, the Huskies hold one National Championship (1991) and 16 Pac-12 titles. The Huskies have also appeared in 37 bowl games. Source: NCAA, Wikipedia, Pac-12  


January 4, 2017

1936 men’s Olympic crew team

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At the 1936 Berlin Olympics, the U.S. men’s eight (the 1936 UW men’s varsity eight) took home the gold medal in a come-from-behind victory over Italy and Germany. Source: UW Athletics


August 9, 2016

11 Colleges Sending the Most U.S. Olympians to Rio

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The University of Washington is among the 11 U.S. universities sending the most athletes to the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, with 11 UW athletes competing. Source: Yahoo News


June 7, 2016

2016 NCAA Women’s Golf Championship

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In 2016, the UW women’s golf team won their first NCAA national championship in program history. Source: Athletics


September 10, 2015

2015 USG NACDA Sustainability Award

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The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and USG Corporation named the University of Washington as the winner of the inaugural USG NACDA Sustainability Award. The UW received the award for its work on the Husky Stadium renovation. Source: NACDA


June 26, 2015

2015-16 men’s basketball season opener in China

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On November 13, 2015, the UW men’s basketball team faced the University of Texas in Shanghai, the first regular season game, professional or collegiate, to be played in China. Source: UW Athletics