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Varsity Volleyballers Aid Club Team

Varsity Volleyballers Aid Club Team

Peter Clark

February 21, 2013

Club sports constantly face uphill battles. They are often underfunded, have limited practice times and endure varying commitment levels from members of the team. While the men's club volleyball team combats many of these issues, they do enjoy one particular advantage: varsity coaches. Former varsity volleyball ...

Dynamic duo leaves volleyball legacy

Peter Clark

November 15, 2012

What are the chances that two middle blockers from Anchorage, Alaska who have never met before both decide to come to Walla Walla, Wash. to attend Whitman College? Regardless of how low the chances are, the Whitman College volleyball team has been lucky to have both Courtney Brewer and Olivia Nielson...

Senior Profiles: Cross Country/Volleyball

Tristan Gavin

October 31, 2012

When the fall sports come to an end in the following weeks, so too will the collegiate athletic careers of many seniors. For most, this season marks the peak of an athletic career that will likely never continue at such a competitive level. For all, it is the end of an emotional roller coaster that has...

Whitman Volleyball Seals the Deal, Friday, Plays Tough Saturday

Quin Nelson

October 7, 2012

Friday, October 4 The Whitman volleyball team was able to overcome a shaky start to beat the Linfield Wildcats convincingly three sets to one on Friday night at George Ball Court. The beginning of the game placed the spotlight on the referees more than the either of the two teams competing. Due t...

13 Whitties earn all-NWC recognition

Pamela London

November 17, 2011

Men's soccer First Team Leland Matthaeus '13, Forward Redmond, Wash. 4 goals (1 GW), 3 assists (11 points) 3rd in NWC in total shots (41), 5th in NWC in shots on goal (19) 16-13 Honorable Mention in 2010   Second Team Cooper Schumacher '14, Defense Seattle, Wash. 5 goals (3 ...

Sideout: Whitman volleyball team struggles

Sideout: Whitman volleyball team struggles

Tyler Hurlburt

October 7, 2010

After starting the season off right with strong performances at the Sept. 4-5 Whitman Invitational where they went 2-2, earning themselves a second place finish in the process, the Whitman volleyball team has suffered a series of tough losses, falling to the bottom of the conference. They won the...

Women’s volleyball team makes history with youth

Women’s volleyball team makes history with youth

Libby Arnosti

September 16, 2010

There are no captains this year on Whitman College's women's volleyball team, but players argue that there has been no loss of leadership. If anything, each team member has taken on more responsibility than ever. "Nobody has come up as being on top," says sophomore defensive specialist Hannah Ho...

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