It’s been a dramatic year on Montlake. From the opening of new stadiums to multiple Washington teams making runs in the NCAAs, there have been quite a few notable achievements in the 2013-14 academic year. Those achievements will be remembered as snapshots, moments in a year filled with fantastic ones. Here are a few Daily sportswriters’ picks for the best moment of the year.
After dropping the first game on Sunday against No. 1 seed Mississippi in the Oxford Regional, the Washington baseball team bounced back to win an elimination game against Georgia Tech later that night.
If there were any questions about whether or not the Washington men’s rowing team deserved its top national ranking heading into the IRA championships, the Huskies laid those doubts to rest Sunday in spectacular fashion by winning their fourth consecutive national title.
Three Washington athletes punched their tickets to the NCAA championships on the final day of the NCAA West Preliminaries in Fayetteville, Ark., bringing the total to 13 Huskies who will compete in Eugene, Ore., for NCAA titles.
Tomorrow is grand final racing day for both the NCAA and IRA championships, and the Washington rowing team is ready for the challenge. Of the Huskies’ eight boats eligible for competing in Sunday’s championships, seven will be competing for national titles tomorrow.