VARESE, Italy ĖThe University of Washington rowing team had 14 male Huskies and two female Dawgs as well as newly appointed assistant coach Matt Rung competing at the Under-23 World Championships in Varese, Italy over the last three days, taking on the highest levels of competition from around the world.
Callahan Announces Men's Rowing Coaching Staff for 2014-15
Softball player Kaitlin Inglesby and rower Sam Dommer were announced as Washington's recipients of the 2013-14 Pac-12 Tom Hansen Conference Medal.
Varsity 8+ And Callahan Honored By IRA
Sam Dommer Selected 2014 UW Male Top Dawg
Pac-12 Honors Huskies' Academics
UW's men's rowing program took home three gold medals, plus a silver and a bronze, winning a fourth straight national championship in the varsity 8 at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association regatta.
Windy conditions slowed times, but the UW men's rowing program qualified all of its boats for grand finals with three wins and a second-place finish in semi-finals Saturday at the IRA championships.
Washington opened its defense of its three consecutive IRA championships and seven straight Ten Eyck Trophies with an impressive morning of heat performances on the first day of the regatta Friday.
Pac-12 Honors Washington Rowers
Huskies Seek Fourth-Straight National Championship
Huskies Win Fifth Straight Conference Championship