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Diamond Dawgs win series over Stanford

Diamond Dawgs win series over Stanford

Husky Ballpark entrance Photo: KPUG/Tysen Allumbaugh

The ninth-ranked University of Washington baseball team took two of three in their weekend series with the Stanford Cardinal at Husky Ballpark.

The Huskies, (24-7-1, 12-3), defeated the Cardinal 6-1 in the series opener on Friday and 7-2 on Saturday before falling on Sunday 6-3.

Chaffey Field at Husky Ballpark
UW warming up between innings/KPUG – Tysen Allumbaugh

Washington has now won all five Pac-12 series this season and have won 21 out of their last 24 games.

The Huskies remain in first place in the Pac-12 with a one game lead over Oregon State.

Washington battles Northern Colorado on Monday at Husky Ballpark with the first pitch at 5 p.m.

(KPUG Newsroom – Tysen Allumbaugh)

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