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COVID-19 cuts women’s varsity basketball season short

Tate Cadang, Sports Reporter

April 2, 2020

The Whitman College women’s basketball team fought through the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament and made their way into the Sweet Sixteens. In round two of the NCAA tournament, the Blues beat the No. 5 team in the nation — Wartburg College — and moved onto the national tournament.  ...

Women’s Basketball’s Run of Upsets Ends in Elite Eight

Photo by Henry Honzel

Quinn Salkind, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2017

With a loss to the University of Saint Thomas in the Elite Eight round of the NCAA tournament on March 11th, the memorable 2016-2017 women’s basketball season came to a close for the Blues. Achieving a final overall record of 26-5, the women deserve a look back at one of the most successful seasons ...

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