Washington will face two ranked teams and play five games total this weekend, starting the tournament with a 6:00 pm game against Wisconsin on Friday, February 21.
The award is given for excellence in four areas: community, classroom, character, and competition. Bates and Flores are two of the 30 candidates for the award.
Lynch is the eighth Husky ever to earn Freshman of the Week and the third pitcher to do so.
Washington and Team USA will still meet later this year at Husky Softball Stadium on March 12. That will be the first home game of the season for the Huskies.
Despite trailing entering the seventh, the 1 Washington Huskies defeated the 17 Texas Tech Red Raiders 11-5 in a wild extra-inning game.
After a 20-minute delay when the stadium lights shut off, Washington scored three unanswered runs and retired all six South Carolina batters to rally from a 4-2 deficit.