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Whitman Wire

Vol. CLIV, Issue 10
Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Illustration by Hannah Paul

Alpine skiing season in full swing

Ryder Brookes, Staff Reporter February 13, 2020

While some Whitties manage to hop on the shuttle to Bluewood Ski Resort only once or twice during the winter months, Whitman’s alpine ski team makes the trip up to the mountains a part of their regular...

Photo contributed by Shelby Cutter

Drilling, Racing and Pole-Whacking: Alpine Skiers’ Guide to a Great Training Trip

Gaby Thomas, Staff Reporter February 2, 2017

Many Whitman students pride themselves in their snow-loving alpine affection, but few can match the level of those on Whitman’s Alpine Ski Team. Over winter break these 26 snow chasers set out on their...

Campbell Honored, Excited To Compete in Sochi

Mitchell Smith February 6, 2014
How does someone go from being born on a couch in Chocolate Hole, a sleepy bay on the island of St. John, US Virgin Islands, to competing in the slalom and giant slalom events in the 2014 Sochi Olympics? Just ask Jasmine Campbell, a Whitman student who is taking a break between her junior and senior years in order to pursue her dream of skiing on the world’s greatest stage.
Credit: Carrie Sloane

Ski team exceeds expectations at nationals

Andrew Hawkins March 31, 2011
Alpine ski team finishes season on a top ten high.

Alpine skiing bands togehter, finds success with club program

Pamela London February 3, 2011
The Whitman alpine skiers are among the most intense, committed athletes representing the Whitman community - and they're not even a varsity sport. This club team prides itself on competing hard and improving day, and will continue to work towards representing Whitman on a national level as their season begins.
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