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Weekend Recap: Whitman Men’s Soccer Sweeps Senior Weekend

Mitchell Smith

November 4, 2013

Facing the beginning of its final home stand of the season, the Whitman men's soccer team dominated the second half of their game on Saturday, Nov. 2 at home against Linfield College, winning 4-1. The Missionaries struck first after a back-and-forth first half. Sophomore Alex Barsher scored his 10th...

Weekend Recap: Volleyball Struggles, Loses Twice

Chris Calamita

October 28, 2013

Whitman's women's volleyball team had two special games this weekend. On Friday, Oct. 25, they hosted Pacific University for Dig Pink night, a night dedicated to honoring survivors, victims and those currently diagnosed with breast cancer. Then, on Saturday, Oct. 26, they hosted George Fox University...

Men’s Soccer Splits Weekend Games, Beats PLU in OT Thriller

Marah Alindogan

October 20, 2013

The Whitman Missionaries men's soccer team (5-8-2, 4-4-1 NWC) had a big weekend at home as they faced Pacific Lutheran University (9-3-3, 4-3-2 NWC) and the University of Puget Sound (10-4, 8-1). On Saturday, Oct. 19, the Missionaries played Pacific Lutheran University Lutes in a double overtime thriller,...

Weekend Recap: Whitman Volleyball Team Drops Consecutive Games to PLU, UPS

Mitchell Smith

October 7, 2013

After losing its second match of the year to Pacific Lutheran in straight sets, the night of Friday, Oct. 5 gave the Whitman volleyball team a chance at redemption. Unfortunately for the Missionaries, it was not to be, as the 15th-ranked Lutes dropped Whitman in straight sets for the second time this...

Weekend Recap: Women’s Soccer Splits Weekend Games, Defeats 17th-Ranked Linfield

Marah Alindogan

September 29, 2013

Hungry for some key conference wins, the Whitman women's soccer team faced Pacific University (6-1-2, 3-1-1 NWC) and Linfield College (8-1, 4-1 NWC) over the weekend. The Missionaries started off the weekend against the red-hot Pacific Boxers. The windy weather conditions proved difficult as the Missionaries...

Weekend Recap: Men’s Soccer Sweeps Pacific, George Fox

Dylan Snyder

September 29, 2013

Saturday marked the first regular season home game for Whitman men's soccer, and the team overcame an early setback to put on a scoring clinic, beating Pacific University 5-1. The weather was gray with scattered light showers, and it was evident on the field, especially late in the game when players...

Whitman Women Lose, Men Triumph in Conference Semi-Finals

Quin Nelson

February 22, 2013

In a hard-fought NWC semi-final matchup, the Whitman women's basketball team came up a few plays short of victory, falling to the Whitworth Pirates 55-54 Thursday evening at Ball Court. The Missionaries put on quite the show in front of a passionate home crowd, but the Pirates matched their intensity...

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