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Unbeatable: Whitman Teams Seize Three Conference Titles

Unbeatable: Whitman Teams Seize Three Conference Titles

Ridley Eastland-Fruit, Sports Editor
February 16, 2017
Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS

It was a breathtaking weekend for Whitman Athletics: men’s and women’s swimming broke records to each win the Northwest Conference Championship, men’s basketball clinched its first NWC title since 1987 as it continued to 23-0 overall, women’s tennis opened their spring season with a sweep of Will...

Triathlon triple threat raises funds for swimmers

Julian Reed
October 16, 2014
Filed under SPORTS

The Whitman College Swim Team hosted its annual triathlon fundraiser last week. The event, organized by Head Swimming Coach Jennifer Blomme, attracted almost 40 participants who competed in the event either as individuals or as members of a team. The team uses the revenue from the triathlon to cover various...

Swimmers hone technique, express enthusiasm as season opens

Matt Manley
November 18, 2010
Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS

Talk to a swimmer about their team's nascent 2010-11 season, and one word is bound to come up. "The team is focused on dedication this season: dedication to each other as teammates, dedication to our competition, dedication to our training," senior captain Lauren Flynn said. Apparently, tha...

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