Daniel Shapiro has beaten cancer between watching two of those closest to him die from it. Now he's back from the NBA and home in Seattle, the Huskies' hardened, new strength coach on a revamped staff.
Hall of famers Lenny Wilkens and Warren Moon will be the opposing coaches for the teams that will get after it Sunday at 2:30 p.m. in a megawatt, one-of-a-kind alumni game.
Leaving Vienna Tuesday morning, the Huskies crossed into Slovenia and arrived in Maribor after about a four hour bus ride. Kylin Muñoz recaps the first part of the journey and UW gets a win in its first match vs. Croatia.
The NCAA track season wrapped up less than two weeks ago, but several of Washington's top performers from that meet are back on the road this week for the USA Track & Field Championships.