Kevin Gemmell has published Keith Price as the 11th best player in the Pac-12 this past season on his ESPN blog. Congrats Keith!
Monthly Archives: February 2012
On behalf of the football office, we want to wish Johnny Nansen, Assistant Head Coach, Special Teams Coordinator and Recruiting Coordinator a Happy Birthday!
UW Football announced the 2012 Football Camp schedule for high school athletes and coaches today, so mark your calendars. In the coming weeks we will announce how to register for the camps. Check in with the GoHuskies Football Camp Information page which will lead you to the registration page and materials when registration opens.
April 13-14 Husky Football Coaches Clinic
June 10 UW Fundamentals Camp
June 15-16 Passing Camp
June 24 UW Fundamentals Camp
June 28-30 Rising Stars Camp
The NFL Combine came to an end and the four Huskies (Chris Polk, Senio Kelemete, Jermaine Kearse and Alameda Ta’amu) participating in the event racked up some good scores. Here are some notable performances from the four:
Broad Jump: 101 inches
3-Cone Drill: 7.77 seconds
20-Yard Shuttle: 4.58 sec (4th among offensive linemen)
40-Yard Dash: 4.58 sec
Vertical Jump: 34 in
Broad Jump: 119 in
3-Cone Drill: 7.03 sec
20-Yard Shuttle: 4.12 sec
40-Yard Dash: 4.57 sec
Vertical Jump: 31.5 in
3-Cone Drill: 7.13 sec
20-Yard Shuttle: 4.21 sec
Bench Press: 35 reps (tied for 7th)
Broad Jump: 103 in
Former UW Husky, Ed Cunningham won an Oscar last night for best documentary in his film Undefeated. Cunningham played center as a Husky from 1988-1991 and was a member of the 1991 National Championship team. Congratulations to Ed on achieving a tremendous award–an Oscar!
What sport has athletes that wear helmets, run their motors at high RPM’s, and requires unmatched dedication?
You’d be right if you said football.
But add 3,500 pounds of steel, gasoline, and an internal combustion engine, and you have a recipe for NASCAR. Stock car racing was supposed to take place this Sunday at 10:00 AM with the 2012 Daytona 500. However, rain delays has the event on hold. Check out ESPN.com for more updates.
We celebrate the Slam Dunk Contest by showing a clip of a three-time slam dunk champion, former UW Husky Nate Robinson!
On June 3, Team Sark! is participating in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to help the fight for Breast Cancer awareness, so make sure you sign up and join Coach Sark’s team!
Saturday marks the beginning of the drills in the NFL Combine and we want to wish Senio Kelemete, Chris Polk, Jermaine Kearse and Alameda Ta’amu all good luck! You can check out the times of when each Husky is scheduled for their respective drill at the NFL Combine website.
Our next Dunk of the Day is Tony Wroten’s poster dunk against Arizona State.