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Laura Williamson Named New Women’s Soccer Head Coach

Cole Anderson

April 4, 2014

After an extensive and comprehensive search to fill the vacant Women's Soccer head coaching position, Dean Snider and the women's team have found a new head coach, Laura Williamson from Vassar College. For the majority of this spring semester thus far, the Whitman women's soccer team has been without...

Women’s Soccer Looks to Move On After Cato Steps Down

Cole Anderson

February 6, 2014

Earlier this week, the Whitman women's soccer team suffered a setback that may be felt on the team for years to come. Former women's soccer Head Coach Heather Cato has left Whitman for another coaching opportunity at Rogers State University in Oklahoma. Though coaching changes are often beneficial...

Women’s Soccer Off to Hot Start

Women's Soccer Off to Hot Start

Cole Anderson

September 19, 2013

This time last year, the Whitman women's soccer team had a 1-4 record and was heading into a conference season that would prove to be subpar by their standards. The team would eventually end up with a lackluster 5-11-2 record and a season that didn't go quite as planned. This season the Missionaries...

Women kick into a higher gear with new coach, playing style

Credit: Faith Bernstein

Sylvie Luiten

October 13, 2011

After recent changes in both coaching and playing style, the women's soccer team has  made  improvements in its game and managed to maintain a strong team atmosphere. The team has increased the number of defenders and reduced the number of attackers. The team, which has yet to lose a conference game...

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