Originally posted on Seattle Times  |  Last updated 2/26/12
Heard I missed a good one when it came to the Washington alumni game. Glancing over the roster, I can see why. Thirty-four players returned to play, including recent graduates Sarah Mosiman and Laura McLellan to Loree Payne, Megan Franza and old school stars Tara Davis, Cheryl Sorenson and Gene Pelz. Divided into "Purple" and "Gold" teams this season, the Gold won by four (no one remembered the actual score, though). Davis was perturbed to not be on the winning side this go-round, sharing that she "didn't play very well. But we've got two years, we'll get 'em." After the morning matchup, the court was cleared for the 74th edition of the UW-Washington State hoops version of the Apple Cup. The Huskies hold a 33-game win streak, only losing once on its home court to the Cougs. That was a 75-72 overtime decision in 1993. Otherwise it's basically been all Washington through the years, including January's nine-point win where UW may have been the underdog given a hamstring injury to leadi...
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