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Missionaries fall to #13 St. Thomas

Julian Reed November 24, 2014

The Whitman men's basketball team dropped to 1-1 Thursday, Nov. 20 after a 96-86 loss to University of St. Thomas. Whitman took an eight-point lead into halftime and led for most of the game, but the Tommies...

From here to there

Garrett Atkinson October 16, 2014

Many people who play sports will say that the best part is that it teaches them all sorts of invaluable lessons. Sometimes, though, learning a few lessons doesn't require play; for example, simply following...

Women’s Basketball Falls in National Championship

Cole Anderson March 25, 2014

The Whitman women's basketball team fell to the FDU-Florham Devils in the DIII national title game on Saturday, March 22 with a final score of 80-72, ending a record-breaking season for the Missionaries. Heading...

Whitman Women’s Basketball to Play for National Title

Pamela London March 21, 2014

Add another one to the list: in a season that has been defined thus far by broken records and program firsts, perhaps it is only fitting that the Whitman women's basketball team is going to end its year...

Women's basketball advances to Final Four

Women’s basketball advances to Final Four

Pamela London March 19, 2014

The game is done, the nets are cut down and for the first time in program history the Whitman women's basketball team has danced all the way to the Final Four. In front of a raucous crowd that filled...

Women’s Basketball Starts NCAA Tournament With Two Wins

Cole Anderson March 10, 2014

Whitman 106, Chapman 51 Following a close loss to the Whitworth Pirates in the Northwest Conference Championship, there were doubts whether the previously undefeated, previously no. 1 nationally ranked...

Swim Teams Finish Strong at Conference Meet

Swim Teams Finish Strong at Conference Meet

Cole Anderson February 27, 2014

Two weekends ago, the Whitman men's and women's swim teams completed their seasons at the Northwest Conference Championships. Though the season could potentially continue for a select group of swimmers,...

Men’s Basketball Falls Short in Second Battle of the Whits

Sarah Anderegg February 19, 2014

In the second battle of the Whits in men's basketball this season, both Whitman and Whitworth had their fair share of ups and downs throughout the 40 minutes of play.  However, it was the 13th-ranked...

Men’s Basketball Honors Seniors In Winning Fashion, Splits Last Two-Game Home Stand

Marah Alindogan February 17, 2014

With a crucial win in a two-game home series this weekend to lock up at least a number two seed going into the Northwest Conference playoffs, the Whitman men's basketball team delivered in exciting fashion. In...

Men’s Basketball Welcomes Eisenhardt Back With Win

Sarah Anderegg February 3, 2014

The Whitman men's basketball team started the second round of conference play off strong with a 78-69 win over Pacific University.  Along with the win, Whitman welcomed back senior forward Ben Eisenhardt...

Women’s Basketball Moves to 18-0 With Win Over Pacific

Cole Anderson February 3, 2014

In Friday night's game against the Pacific University Boxers, the Whitman women's basketball team did what they've been doing all season long; shot consistently, defended aggressively, rebounded well and...

Women’s Soccer Completes Weekend with 2 Wins

Marah Alindogan November 4, 2013

The Whitman women's soccer team (10-9, 6-9 NWC) hosted its last series of home games this weekend, Nov. 2 and 3, against the Lewis & Clark College Pioneers (9-7-1, 6-6-1 NWC) and the Willamette University...

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