Nicolas Cypro is not your average college athlete. Then again, the majority of the Washington Men's Crew wouldn't fit into that category. A high school cross country star from Spokane, Wash., Cypro caught the coaches' attention at an open tryout for the rowing team in 2012.
After winning its fourth straight IRA National Championship, UW men's crew was nominated by the Seattle Sports Commission (SSC) for Sports Story of the Year. The award is decided by fan voting, which ends this Wednesday, Jan. 14.
UW men's and women's rowers spent New Year's in Chula Vista, Calif., at the Olympic Training Center on Otay Lake for their annual team camps.
Stanley R. Pocock, who less than two months ago was presented with the Dr. Don H. Palmer Award at the 2014 Husky Hall of Fame induction ceremony, has died at the age of 91. Mr. Pocock passed away Monday, December 16, 2014.
UW crew dominated Head of the Lake, highlighted by the men winning the Collegiate 8+ and the women taking first in the Championship 8+ Sunday morning.
UW men's and women's rowing will complete their fall schedules close to home this Sunday, Nov. 2 at the Head of the Lake, hosted by the Lake Washington Rowing Club.
UW men's crew took first place in the collegiate division of the Men's Championship Fours and second in the collegiate division of the Men's Championship Eights.
The four-time defending IRA National Champion UW men's crew squad will open its 2014-2015 season this weekend in Cambridge, Mass., at the Head of the Charles Regatta.
The four-time National Champion Husky Men's Crew will kick off their season at the 50th anniversary of the world's largest rowing regatta.
The UW men's rowing team was honored Friday night by the UW Athletic department at a championship ring presentation ceremony in the Conibear Shellhouse dining hall.
The University of Washington men's and women's crew teams will hold an open tryout for walk-ons on Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. PT at the Conibear Shellhouse.
Stan Pocock has been selected as the recipient of the Dr. Don H. Palmer award, the most prestigious award given by the Big W Club.