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Tennis Season Starts to Heat Up

Kyle Howe February 21, 2013

After a great season in which the women's tennis team made it to the national tournament last year, Whitman's women look to capitalize on the momentum to carry them even farther this season, while the...

Men’s tennis team continues winning tradition

Kyle Howe October 11, 2012

Last spring, the Whitman men's tennis team kept the dynasty rolling. The team swept through the Northwest Conference regular season undefeated en route to winning its fifth consecutive NWC title and ultimately...

Men to host weekend tennis tournament

Kyle Howe September 22, 2011

This weekend, the men's tennis team will be hosting the ITA Northwest Regional Championships, which will span from the 24th to the 26th. This competition is the men's only chance to test their mettle against...

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Athletes find challenges, benefits in living with teammates

Andrew Hawkins April 21, 2011

With housing options being discussed and sorted out for the coming year, Whitman College athletes frequently choose to live with teammates. But is this a wise decision? Off-campus houses, Greek...

Conor Holton-Burke ‘12 en route to a victory in the No. 1 singles match over Linfields senior Mark Magdaong last Saturday, February 26th.  Credit: Ethan Parrish

NWC change could make Whitman tennis national condender

Andrew Hawkins March 3, 2011

In the last three years, the men's tennis team has won three Northwest Conference (NWC) titles and is on an active streak of 71  consecutive conference wins. Currently they are ranked 19 in the NCAA Division...

Men’s tennis team upholds history of excellence

Libby Arnosti October 7, 2010

In May 2010, seven seniors graduated from the Whitman College men's tennis team after three seasons with perfect conference records, leaving the rest of the team wondering how to reshape themselves  and...

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