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APPLE CUP: A bet between cats and dogs

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Excitement is high as the much-anticipated annual Apple Cup approaches. The traditional game of the Washington State Cougars vs the University of Washington Huskies is approaching and although it is always a coveted win, this year there is much more on the line than just the highest score.

On November 17 UW President Ana Mari Cauce sent a note to WSU President Kirk Schulz saying, “I think it is a good idea we renew the tradition of a friendly wager on the outcome of the game.” His response:

The bet between cats and dogs is on. If UW wins, President Cauce will be expecting some Cougar Gold cheese and a selfie of President Schulz in purple and gold. However, if WSU comes out with a victory, Cauce will have to find some crimson and gray to go with the regret of ever placing a bet. 

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