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Collins Swims Her Way to Record-Breaking Career

Collins Swims Her Way to Record-Breaking Career

Sarah Anderegg

February 27, 2014


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS, Sports Highlight

Whitman's All-American Honorable Mention swimmer Claire Collins has every right to brag about her record-breaking accolades, but when it comes to her success, Collins offers nothing but modesty. Collins, who took first place in the 200 breaststroke at the Northwest Conference Championship last week,...

Whitman Swimming smashes long-set records in huge blitz

Whitman Swimming smashes long-set records in huge blitz

Libby Arnosti

February 16, 2012


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS, Sports Highlight

The Whitman swimming record board has never been shattered with such ruthlessness. Last weekend at the season-end Northwest Conference Championship meet, an unprecedented 25 records fell to this year's talented batch of swimmers. The men and women raced their way through the three-day meet to round off...

Swimmers win big before Championships

Matt Tesmond

February 2, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Highlight

With Conference Championships a matter of days away, the Whitman Swimming Team faced its toughest challenge yet and came through in extraordinary fashion at the final meet before the year-end championship meet. "People have been swimming their best in practice, and we've just started our taper. We'll definitely be setting the stage for Conference," said women's team Captain Katie Tackman bef...

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