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Women’s Basketball Jumps Into National Spotlight

Women’s Basketball Jumps Into National Spotlight

Kyle Howe

January 24, 2013

As most students packed up and headed home for the holidays, the women's basketball team hit the road for five away games. Instead of having a month-long break like the rest of the school, the women's team had just ten days off for Christmas and was otherwise on the court. The team practiced constantly...

Women’s basketball surfs 6-win surge

maddybell

January 25, 2012

The Women's Basketball team didn't just finish a 1,300 piece puzzle over Winter Break, they began a six game winning streak that they hope to continue in this coming weekend's games against Lewis & Clark and George Fox, Jan. 27 and 28. After losing to some tough teams in the beginning of the season,...

Women’s Basketball Seeks Glory

Women’s Basketball Seeks Glory

Matt Tesmond

November 17, 2011

This year, the women's basketball team is looking to build on its past success and break out as the top team in the Northwest Conference. After a disappointing loss in the first round of the playoffs last year, the women return with a new playing style and an eye on the goal of being NWC champions. "It'...

Sports, Greek life: A complementary relationship?

Sports, Greek life: A complementary relationship?

Matt Tesmond

October 20, 2011

Greek life and varsity sports share many core goals: building a sense of family, working together to accomplish goals and, above all, having fun. So it is not surprising to find at Whitman a thriving culture of Greek athletes. Athletes'  participation in Greek life, however, spans the spectrum from...

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