Uniform Numbers Require History Lessons at Washington


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Requesting a jersey number at the University of Washington requires a history lesson. 

Before newcomers can wear the UW uniform, they must learn about the players that wore the number before them. They have to contact the former players and make a presentation in front of the team about what they[…]