Cantwell Statement on Eastern Washington University's Historic Football Championship

SEATTLE, WA – Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) released the following statement following Eastern Washington University winning the NCAA Division I Football Championship 20-19 against the University of Delaware.
“Congratulations Eagles!  I commend the Eastern Washington University Eagles’ victory against the University of Delaware Blue Hens for the NCAA Division I Football Championship,” said Senator Maria Cantwell.  “The Eagles’ hard work and dedication was evident throughout their 12-2 season, including staying undefeated on their home field red “inferno” turf, and this win caps off their remarkable season with a well-deserved championship. All of Eastern Washington should be proud of their Eagles, and the entire state joins in celebrating this historic achievement for our great state.