Outfielder Whitney Jones hit a grand slam in the first inning to propel the Huskies to their highest-ranked win of the season.
As the Huskies head into Pac-12 play, junior Riko Shimizu said the familiarilty between conference opponents will help the Huskies going into the latter half of the season.
Jackie McCartin has emerged as a consistent all-arounder for the Huskies recently, but the rest of the UW's depth has taken a hit due to several injuries.
Senior Perris Blackwell (left), C.J. Wilcox, and Connor Smith will be playing their final games of their UW careers this weekend when the UW hosts UCLA and USC.
Guard Andrew Andrews has scored in double figures in each of the past four games, averaging 16.8 points per contest in that time.
Nigel Williams-Goss is leading all Pac-12 freshmen in scoring, assists, and minutes played, but is still an outside candidate to win the conference’s freshman of the year.
Desmond Simmons’ (30) rebounding ability will be critical for the Huskies against a guard-heavy UCLA team this Thursday.
Alumna Fiona Dawn turned down a job at an architectural firm in Taiwan to pursue a career in music.
￼Dawn plays the traditional Chinese zither in several of her songs, including “Tricks of the Trade.”
Quarterback Cyler Miles (10) is currently suspended from the football team as he and teammate Damore’ea Stringfellow (9) are under investigation following an assault that occured near campus after the Super Bowl.
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