Huskies Turn Out For First Practice Of Spring
Jan. 17, 2006
SEATTLE - The Washington baseball team held its first practice of the spring season this afternoon in preparation for the 2006 season opener Feb. 10 at New Mexico State.
The Huskies, under 14th-year head coach Ken Knutson, will work out nearly every day between today and their departure for Las Cruces, N.M., on Feb. 9.
The team will practice at 3 p.m. on weekdays, 10 a.m. on Saturdays and 1 p.m. on Sundays, with the exception of off days on Jan. 27 and Feb. 2. Additionally, practice on Sunday, Feb. 5, will begin at 10 a.m. All workouts will be held either at the Dempsey Indoor or Husky Ballpark, depending on the weather, and the public is welcome to attend.
Washington, ranked No. 38 in the Collegiate Baseball magazine preseason top-40 poll, begin the season with a three-game series at NMSU Feb. 10-12. That's followed by a four-game series the following weekend at Cal State Northridge. The Dawgs open the home slate Feb. 24, with the first of three games vs. Gonzaga at Husky Ballpark.
Following is the Huskies' 2006 roster:
No. Name Pos. Yr. Hometown (High School/Last College) 12 Anderson, Ryan IF So. Kennewick, Wash. (Kamiakin HS) 37 Bauer, Brian IF Sr. Woodinville, Wash. (Woodinville HS/SDSU) 2 Boyer, Bradley IF Fr. Sumner, Wash. (Enumclaw HS) 4 Burgher, Michael OF So. Lake Forest Park, Wash. (Shorecrest HS) 26 Burnham, Nick OF Sr. Bellevue, Wash. (Eastside Catholic HS) 22 Cheney, Tyler P Fr. Richland, Wash. (Richland HS) 10 Clem, Zach OF Sr. Burlington, Wash. (Burlington-Edison HS) 29 Conley, Kyle OF Fr. Richland, Wash. (Richland HS) 28 Cox, Danny IF Fr. Chehalis, Wash. (W.F. West HS) 42 Cribby, Elliott P So. Redmond, Wash. (Lk. Wash./Columbia Basin CC) 18 Dunn, Joey C So. Redmond, Wash. (Inglemoor HS) 16 Erickson, Jason P Fr. Bonney Lake, Wash. (White River HS) 43 Ferguson, Jesse OF Jr. Redmond, Wash. (Redmond/Clemson Univ.) 31 Gomez, Adrian P Fr. Battle Ground, Wash. (Prairie HS) 27 Hagadone, Nick P So. Sumner, Wash. (Sumner HS) 1 Hague, Matt OF/P So. Kent, Wash. (Kentwood HS) 11 Haughian, Nick P Fr. Marysville, Wash. (Marysville-Pilchuck HS) 40 James, Jeff 1B Jr. Bellevue, Wash. (Newport HS/Bellevue CC) 7 Kaluza, Brett OF Fr. Sammamish, Wash. (Skyline HS) 39 Kasser, Matt P Sr. Issaquah, Wash. (Issaquah HS) 24 Lane, Matt C Jr. Port Angeles, Wash. (Port Angeles HS) 5 Lentz, Andy IF/OF So. Woodinville, Wash. (Woodinville HS) 6 Lentz, Richie P So. Woodinville, Wash. (Woodinville HS) 32 Lillibridge, Kiel IF So. Everett, Wash. (Jackson HS) 14 Lincecum, Tim P Jr. Renton, Wash. (Liberty HS) 38 McKerney, Brandon P So. Edmonds, Wash. (Meadowdale HS) 44 Miller, Matt OF Fr. Kirkland, Wash. (Redmond HS) 30 Mooney, Bryce P Fr. Lake Oswego, Ore. (Lake Oswego HS) 9 Neyens, D.J. C Sr. Marysville, Wash. (M-P HS/Edmonds CC) 35 Nichols, Geoff P Fr. Portland, Ore. (Jesuit HS) 8 Parker, Kyle P Jr. Yakima, Wash. (West Valley HS) 33 Petersen, Trevor 1B Fr. Tukwila, Wash. (Seattle Christian HS) 25 Rickard, Cory OF Sr. Republic, Wash. (Repub. HS/Spokane Falls CC) 41 Rife, Jake OF Fr. Arlington, Wash. (Lakewood HS) 21 Rindal, Curt 1B Jr. Mount Vernon, Wash. (Mount Vernon HS) 13 Stevens, Matt IF/OF So. Lake Stevens, Wash. (Lake Stevens HS)