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Whitman’s Two-Sport Athlete

Jimmy Jacobson ('20) has excelled for both the varsity soccer and varsity gold teams after joining the golf team for the spring portion of the season following a torn ACL in the fall.

Jordan O’Roy, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2018

Two-sport varsity athletes are few and far between at the collegiate level. At Whitman, we have only one two-sport varsity athlete out of 255 varsity athletes. Sophomore Jimmy Jacobson represents Whitman College as an athlete participating on both the varsity men’s soccer team and varsity men’s golf...

Men’s Golf Team Drives to Improve

Men's Golf Team Drives to Improve

Mitchell Smith

March 13, 2014

Life on the Whitman men's golf team has not been easy as of late. The team has had to deal with horrible weather, defecting players and a conference that ranks as one of the best in the country. For a group looking to improve on a rough first part of its year, the snow and sleet, the undersized team...

Poor Conditions Lead to Shortened Tournaments for Golf Teams

Kyle Howe

April 11, 2013

Over the weekend, both Whitman men's and women's golf teams fought against the elements in the Spring Classic in Bremerton, Wash. The persistent rain led to unplayable conditions on the course, leading to the second day of both men's and women's tournaments to be canceled. The men finished sixth overall...

Boxer Classic golf recap

Tristan Gavin

September 27, 2012

This past weekend, the Whitman men's golf team headed to Pacific University to compete in the Boxer Classic golf tournament. Following a third-place finish in the Quail Ridge Invite one week prior, the team looked to bounce back with a strong showing. Whitman finished third as an overall team, scoring...

Whitman golf looks to move up at conference championship

Tyler Hurlburt

April 21, 2011

On Friday and Saturday April 22 and 23, the Whitman men's golf team looks to break out of the middle of the conference and stand among the best at the NWC Championships at Canyon Lakes Golf Course in Kennewick, Wash. The conference championship is the third and final major tournament for NWC golf...

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