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Women’s Golf Makes Push for Nationals

Women’s Golf Makes Push for Nationals

Marah Alindogan

April 17, 2014

Before the start of every round, the women's golf team gathers together in a circle. "It is a time we can be with each other before we split up and are all alone on the course for five hours," said senior Elaine Whaley. This sense of togetherness is carrying the team, currently ranked 12th in the na...

Golf teams prepare spring competition

Golf teams prepare spring competition

Cole Anderson

March 7, 2013

As the fairways at the Wine Valley Golf Club continue to thaw out and the sun begins to shine through the tree-lined greens once again at the Walla Walla Country Club, the Whitman golf team continues its hard work in preparation for the upcoming spring season. With two players back after a fall semester abroad and the rest of the men's team making progress in every aspect of the game, ther...

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 their respective NCAA Championship Tournaments during and after finals week at Whitman. The women's...

National competition within reach for women golfers

National competition within reach for women golfers

Sylvie Luiten

September 29, 2011

We rarely see them in action: the women's golf team is perhaps one of the most under-appreciated sports teams on campus. Last fall while at the Fall Classic, the team took fourth place  and continued its success by winning the Spring Classic. The women then placed second at the Northwest Conference...

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