The Washington women will try to keep the Apple Cup trophy in Seattle as the No.7 Huskies head to Pullman to take on the No. 19 Cougars of Washington on the Snake River on Saturday.
The Washington men and women officially open up the 2013 slate with the Class Day Regatta on Saturday on the Montlake Cut. Races start at 10:00 A.M.
From former Husky walk-on Megan Kalmoe to a chunk of Team Canada and nearly a third of the U.S. men's and women's rowing teams, UW has a Dynamic Dozen representing it at the London Games.
In the first race of the season, UW defeated Brown.
High School Sports: Rowing.
Honors and Awards: Gold at Canadian High School National Championships in the pair... Two time Speed Order National Champion... Male Athlete of the year at Brockville Collegiate institute in 2008. Competed at Junior worlds in 2008...Rowed at U23's at senior worlds 2009.
Husky Rowing Experience: 2009 (Freshman) - Six seat in the freshman eight that went undefeated through their season... Winning gold medals at both Pac-10 Championships and the IRA National Championships in Rancho Cordova, Calf.
Personal: Son of Sharon and Michael McCabe... Two sisters Mollie and Elizabeth.