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  1. Five key commitments under Sarkisian

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When a coach takes over a program, it takes more than implementing a system to find success. When Steve Sarkisian was hired as the coach at Washington, he needed to find the right players to fit with the program he envisioned. With e...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  2. How Sarkisian assembled UW's 2013 team

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- This is the year. Washington coach Steve Sarkisian is preparing for his fifth season with the Huskies and, after three straight bowl appearances, 2013 seems to be the season where the program is expected to take the next step. After sig...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  3. 5 for '15: Washington in-state targets

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- Over the past few years, the state of Washington has produced prospects that have gone to power programs across the country. From KeiVarae Russell playing as a true freshman at Notre Dame to Max Browne enrolling early at USC to compete ...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  4. What Washington needs in 2014

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When Steve Sarkisian talked about Washington's 2013 recruiting class, the Huskies' coach said his program assembled a group that focused on quality. Washington didn't need numbers. The Huskies needed recruits who filled positions of nee...

    Blog | March 25, 2013
  5. Top 2014 in-state prospects: Washington

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When Washington announced its 2013 recruiting class, there was plenty to celebrate. The Huskies landed five members of the ESPN 300. They brought in eight four-star recruits. They addressed needs throughout the program. But, of the 2...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  6. Huskies willing to go anywhere for talent

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When Steve Sarkisian was hired at Washington he went to work trying to lock up in-state talent. Then he targeted California. He knew the Huskies needed to do well in both states to put together the kind of program that could be competit...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  7. 2014 ATH Truitt is hot commodity

    Mason Kelley

    In December, Stanton Truitt (Monroe, Ga./Monroe Area) was waiting for the recruiting process to pick up. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound athlete had recently landed his first offer. He was confident it would be the first of many. Now, with almost 20 o...

    Blog | March 19, 2013
  8. 2014 lineman focused on school, football

    Mason Kelley

    As much as Jay-Tee Tiuli (Federal Way, Wash./Federal Way) loves football, it is as important for the junior to succeed in the classroom as it is for him to earn a college scholarship. "If Yale offered me for education, I would choose Yale over Ala...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  9. Busy schedule pays dividends for TE

    Mason Kelley

    Chase Blakley (Coeur d'Alene, Idaho/Coeur d'Alene) has few free days. The 6-foot-4, 214-pound tight end is traveling to camps. He is attending junior days. He is working in the weight room and competing in track and field. He is doing everything h...

    Blog | March 14, 2013
  10. 2014 RB finds Washington 'interesting'

    Mason Kelley

    When Brendan Bigelow was going through the recruiting process, he took some time to talk with Nick Wilson (Fresno, Calif./Central East), a younger teammate. Wilson was a freshman. He was curious about the schools Bigelow was considering before sig...

    Blog | March 12, 2013
  11. Huskies make CB a recruiting priority

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- As Washington continues to develop its program under coach Steve Sarkisian, expect the Huskies to make the cornerback position a priority. They did exactly that in the 2013 class, landing Kevin King (Oakland, Calif./Bishop O'Dowd), Jerm...

    Blog | March 12, 2013
  12. Is Washington ready to take next step?

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- On the day before Washington opened spring practice, Steve Sarkisian sat down at a table and asked the assembled media members if they would be willing to take the news conference outside. It was sunny afternoon in Seattle and the Huski...

    Blog | March 11, 2013
  13. Watch List S puts HS teammates first

    Mason Kelley

    This is the time of year when football recruits can be selfish. It is an opportunity for the nation's top prospects to focus on their futures. It is a chance to take unofficial visits, attend junior days and play in 7-on-7 tournaments. But Bish...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  14. Busy schedule pushes 2014 LB to dream

    Mason Kelley

    Alex Weber (Pasco, Wash./Chiawana) likes to stay busy. But, with the training and academic schedule the junior linebacker has set for himself, he takes busy to a new level. In addition to his high school class and weight-lifting schedule, Weber...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  15. Composure key for early enrollees

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When recruits make the decision to enroll early, they face a tough task. They make a quick transition from high school to college. They trade weightlifting sessions with high school teammates for training time with players who have spen...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  16. Hoops helps 2014 TE prepare for football

    Mason Kelley

    Drew Sample (Bellevue, Wash./Newport) has been playing basketball for only a few years. So, when the 6-foot-4, 225-pound tight end made the varsity team as a junior, he embarked on a trip that included Newport victories in five loser-out games to ...

    Blog | March 05, 2013