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Washington retires, search for new men’s soccer coach in full swing

February 19, 2015

After 12 seasons and a tough 2014 season, Mike Washington, Whitman's head men's soccer coach, has decided to retire.  As the spring season kicks into gear, the team is still unsure about their coaching...

Men’s soccer fights through adversity to end

Photo by Hannah Bashevkin.
October 30, 2014

For a men's soccer team that has played, and lost, in four different overtime games this season, the year has turned into an arduous slog. The team currently holds an 8-9 record overall (4-7 in the Northwest...

Division III Recruitment Boasts Unique Perks

Division III Recruitment Boasts Unique Perks
October 23, 2013

The differences between Division I and Division III athletics are a hot topic, especially in recent years, and when it comes to recruiting, DIII schools are competing more than usual with DI programs. For...

Coming Together Across the Pond

Coming Together Across the Pond
September 12, 2013

There's no better way to get rid of jet lag than getting knocked around by a professional British soccer team. We, the Whitman men's soccer team, took the field for our first game in England, where we...

Men’s soccer coach studies coaching abroad

Mike Washington. Photo contributed by Washington.
February 27, 2013

Even though the soccer season is over, Men's Soccer Coach Mike Washington is hard at work preparing for the upcoming season. For the first few weeks of February, Washington traveled to Manchester, where...

Coach Washington amasses 100th career win

October 4, 2012

This past Saturday, men's soccer head coach Mike Washington earned his 100th career win when Whitman defeated the University of Puget Sound 2-1 in overtime. With Washington entering his 14th year coaching...

First-Year Profile: Marcos Medina

Medina is hopeful for the season ahead.
September 20, 2012

Profile: First-year Marcos Medina Sport: Soccer Hometown: Walla Walla, WA Medina grew up in the local area and has already asserted himself as a contributor to the 2012 Whitman men's soccer team,...

Fall athletics wrap up season

Whitman VS Whitworth. Photo Credit: David Jacobson
December 2, 2010

With ice and snow covering the ground, it is clear that fall in Walla Walla has ended. For many athletes on campus, this also marks the end of their sport's competitive season. Men's and women's cross...

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