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Blue Shirt Dreams: IM Flag Football Takes to Ankeny

Blue Shirt Dreams: IM Flag Football Takes to Ankeny

Mario Santos-Davidson, Sports Writer

October 19, 2017

Whitman College may be best known for its high quality academics and location in a town so nice they named it twice, but its intramural sports scene deserves recognition. Providing an atmosphere for organized competition, 70 percent of Whitman students participate in IM sports, all pushing their mind...

Intramural Sports Kicks Off Another Year

Arie Knops, Sports Writer

September 22, 2016

Now that the 2016-2017 academic year has begun, another season of intramural sports is finally underway. The driving force behind the IM calendar is the IM committee, a group of consisting of two representatives from each grade that work hard behind the scenes to organize this treasured aspect of Whitman...

Flag Football: more than just fun

Flag Football: more than just fun

Garrett Atkinson

October 30, 2014

Intramural sports sometimes get the reputation of being all about fun and not competition. This stereotype couldn't be more false, especially after this year's contentious flag football playoffs. "We take it pretty seriously. Obviously we want to go out and have a great time, it's one of the most...

Flag football femme fatale

Dana Thompson

October 13, 2011

HEY. I didn't get an invite by one of your paper's fancy-schmancy Sports Profiles, but I don't need any of that shizz. I play on one of the BAMFest female flag football teams here at Whitman, the Librarians of Laceration. For the record, I'm wearing my mud-and-blood-stained flag football jersey, some...

Profile: Katie DeCramer ’12

Profile: Katie DeCramer ’12

Pamela London

October 13, 2011

Profile: Katie DeCramer Class: Senior Major: Politics with Spanish minor Hometown: Mendota Heights, Minn. "You would think she was beaten, but really she's a badass."  - football teammate Hayley Falk '12 What first brought you to Whitman? Whitman was the last school I visited, and I just had a really good v...

Indie teams take the field

Indie teams take the field

Dujie Tahat

April 29, 2010

This past weekend, Whitman saw the first leg of the first-ever women's Intramural Flag Football Spring Invitational. The invitational is of a round-robin format consisting of five teams: F-yeah, Multiple Scorgasms, Switchblades, Top Lovin' and the regular-season champion, Munchers. The first weekend of...

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