Rod Jones, Football, Academic Coordinator discussed on News, Traffic and Weather


Local stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center. The university of Washington remembering a great football player and current athletic department academic coordinator fifty four year old rod Jones passed away yesterday. He served within the UW athletic department for nearly two decades. He was a star player on the nineteen Eighty-four Washington. Huskies squad that finished the season with an eleven one record and defeated Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl. He went on to play professional football with the Kansas City Chiefs since Seattle Seahawks. Rod Jones was a native of Richmond, California and in his role as academic coordinator work, primarily with the football and men's soccer programs, head football coach, Chris Petersen. In a statement said rod was a committed husky, and we are deeply saddened by the tragic passing. He will be missed sorely bioterr-. Student athletes, are coaches and staff and the impact he left on our program will never be forgotten. Leavenworth today. Celebrated the life of a JBL soldier killed last month. Sergeant Leandro hustle was killed during combat operations in Afghanistan on November twenty fourth. He was on his third deployment Afghanistan after enlisting in the army. Hostels funeral service was held this morning at cascade high school in Leavenworth. See Jack city hall is stunned in a celsius community is mourning. After the tragic death of a newly appointed seatac city council woman Amina a med an advocate for immigrant and refugee rights died in a car crash yesterday. Komo's Patrick Quinn talked with their friends who are coping with this sudden and tragic death to an fee, so they were in the middle of planning a meet meet-and-greet as a newly elected city council member. That's when they got the news that their former boss, and friend is gone. She's gonna gloves or community just hours after her death. Her friends, remember, Amina, Ahmed, the woman, advocate and. That's why I am who I am today. Steps. Other follow around.

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