This is an article from the April 20, 2009 issue
The UConn women'syearlong bid for perfection paid off in a third unbeaten season and sixthnational title • So how do these Huskies stack up against other undefeatedchamps?
Even moreimprobable than BU's dramatic title-game comeback was the rise of a walk-on tobe the nation's top player • Sizing 'em up: a look at the Frozen Four's bestNHL prospects
Could the Indiansor the Dodgers be the landing spot for Pedro Martinez? • The Rangers' pitchingdrought is nearing an end • Minor leaguers who could be midsummer call-ups
Blue Grass winnerGeneral Quarters—and his owner, a 75-year-old former high schoolprincipal—could provide the feel-good story that the sport sorely needs • SI'sDerby picks
After gathering around their net for one last meeting of the minds, BostonUniversity players went to work and won their fifth national title lastSaturday, beating Miami of Ohio in overtime at the Verizon Center inWashington, D.C.