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Men’s and Women’s Tennis Teams Sweep Through the Competition

Kyle Howe April 23, 2013

Over the weekend, both the men's and women's tennis teams secured their dominance in the Northwest Conference on campus. With both teams playing in the conference tournament; the men soundly won their...

Men’s and Women’s Tennis Teams End the Regular Season on Top

Kyle Howe April 17, 2013

Over the weekend, both the men's and women's tennis teams were hard at work finishing up the regular season. On Friday, the women's team played Pacific Lutheran University and soundly won 9-0. The following...

Mens Tennis Team Sweeping Through the Competition

Men’s Tennis Team Sweeping Through the Competition

Kyle Howe March 7, 2013

Whitman tennis' recent wins against the University of Puget Sound and Whitworth University raised its win streak to six following a loss to Lewis-Clark State. The team easily won its two matches this weekend...

Life after Whitman Athletics

Life after Whitman Athletics

Kyle Howe February 14, 2013

All varsity athletes dedicate their lives to their respective sports at Whitman, working hard to balance academics and athletics. When these athletes graduate, they go in many different directions; some...

Varsity athletes juggle finals, upcoming national competitions

Sylvie Luiten May 3, 2012

For some athletes, the end of  classes does not necessarily mean the end of their athletic season. This year, women's varsity golf and both women's and men's varsity tennis teams will be competing at...

Men’s tennis launches into spring season

Peter Clark March 1, 2012

The Whitman men's tennis team faced the teeth of a challenging non-Conference schedule when they traveled to the East Coast on Feb. 17 to play No. 23 ranked Rhodes, Kalamazoo, and No. 22 ranked Mary Washington....

Spring season: Varsity sports standings

Kyle Howe February 23, 2012

Men's Tennis Conference record:  1-0 Overall record:  5-3 Whitman's men's team is currently tied for first place with Pacific University in the NWC standings. Men's team went to the East Coast...

Conor Holton-Burke ‘12 en route to a victory in the No. 1 singles match over Linfields senior Mark Magdaong last Saturday, February 26th.  Credit: Ethan Parrish

NWC change could make Whitman tennis national condender

Andrew Hawkins March 3, 2011

In the last three years, the men's tennis team has won three Northwest Conference (NWC) titles and is on an active streak of 71  consecutive conference wins. Currently they are ranked 19 in the NCAA Division...

Whitman VS Whitworth. Photo Credit: David Jacobson

Fall athletics wrap up season

Libby Arnosti December 2, 2010

With ice and snow covering the ground, it is clear that fall in Walla Walla has ended. For many athletes on campus, this also marks the end of their sport's competitive season. Men's and women's cross...

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