The renovation of Husky Stadium at the University of Washington in Seattle is well under way, and demolition crews today took down a large chunk of the roof above the stadium’s south stands. Here’s the video above, via

In terms of seminal moments in Seattle sports demolition history, it’s not quite the Kingdome implosion, but it’s still pretty amazing to watch.

(Thanks to Isaac Alexander for the link.)

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  • Isaac Alexander

    Too bad there wasn’t video in the late 1980’s when the north end of the stadium while under construction collapsed. Or when the I-90 Floating bridge sank in the early 90’s.

  • Pete137

    Too bad we are spending $250M on a stadium that only gets used a few days a year

    • Jim Streeter

      Pete – you aren’t spending anything.  Donors and season ticket holders are footing the bill.  Go whine somewhere else.

  • GW33

    reminds me a lot of the UW basketball team on the road (or at home against S. Dakota St)

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