Washington will host Auburn in first round of NCAA women's soccer
Washington will make its 12th NCAA women's soccer tournament appearance and will host Auburn at Husky Soccer Stadium on Friday at 7 p.m p.m. The Huskies (10-7-3)...
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Washington will make its 12th NCAA women's soccer tournament appearance and will host Auburn at Husky Soccer Stadium on Friday at 7 p.m.
The Huskies (10-7-3), who finished sixth in the Pac-12, have failed to qualify just one other time since 2000 and made quarterfinal runs in 2004 and 2010.
The Washington State women received an at-large bid and the Cougars (12-6-1) will play at Portland (11-4-4) also at 7 p.m. Friday.
• The Seattle Pacific men's soccer team (11-3-4) plays Cal State L.A. in the West Region opener on Thursday at 6 p.m. in Phoenix.
• No. 3 Seattle Pacific (14-3-2) plays No. 6 BYU-Hawaii in a first-round West Region women's soccer game in La Jolla, Calif, at 1 p.m. Thursday.
Western Washington plays Cal Poly Pomona at 2 p.m. Friday in Rohnert Park, Calif.
• The Puget Sound women's soccer team will meet host Trinity in San Antonio, Texas, on Saturday (TBA) in the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament.
• Whitworth will open the NCAA Division III men's soccer tournament against Mississippi College on Saturday (time TBA) in San Antonio.
• Seattle Pacific's Jon Pearman was chosen GNAC Defensive Player of the Year. Goalkeeper Zach Johnson also was a first-team selection. Western Washington midfielder Sujinda Dangvan was a first-team pick.
• Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams was picked as Big Sky Conference offensive player of the week.
• Western Washington setter Laurie Yearout has been named the GNAC volleyball offensive player of the week.
• Eastern Washington senior Laney Brown was named Big Sky Player of the Week