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Whitman swimming completes annual ‘Hour of Power’ in remote format

Charlotte Elliott, Sports Editor November 19, 2020

On Nov. 10, the Whitman swimming teams continued their annual tradition of teaming up to remember Ted Mullin, a former Carleton College student, in an Hour of Power. According to a Wire article from...

Whitman students and Walla Walla community members participate in “Hour of Power,” a swim relay race that raised awareness and money for the Ted Mullin Fund for Pediatric Sarcoma Research. Photo contributed by Whitman Athletics.

“Hour of Power”: Nation’s swimmers unite against cancer

Charlotte Elliott, Sports Reporter November 21, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 12, Whitman’s varsity swim team was joined by members of the Walla Walla Swim Club and other members of the Walla Walla community to raise awareness and money for the Ted Mullin Fund...

Swim Team Makes Big Splash With Hour of Power

Swim Team Makes Big Splash With Hour of Power

Kelsey Peck November 18, 2013

Last Tuesday, Nov. 12, collegiate, high school and club swim teams all over the country participated in the Hour of Power, a charity event to raise both money and awareness for sarcoma, a rare soft-tissue...

Credit: Marie von Hafften

Whitman swim team supports sarcoma research in relay event

Sarah Debs November 17, 2011

Last week the Whitman swim team joined 150 other colleges worldwide in the annual Hour of Power, a swim relay consisting of an hour of continuous sprints in honor of Carleton College swimmer Ted Mullin,...

Varsity swimmers ‘leave it in the pool’ for charity

Pamela London November 11, 2010

On Tuesday, Nov. 9, the Whitman College varsity swimmers redefined the notion of "leave it on the field," a phrase constantly invoked by coaches during game time, by expending every ounce of energy...

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