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Dynamic duo leaves volleyball legacy

Peter Clark

November 15, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

What are the chances that two middle blockers from Anchorage, Alaska who have never met before both decide to come to Walla Walla, Wash. to attend Whitman College? Regardless of how low the chances are, the Whitman College volleyball team has been lucky to have both Courtney Brewer and Olivia Nielson...

Senior Profiles: Cross Country/Volleyball

Tristan Gavin

October 31, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

When the fall sports come to an end in the following weeks, so too will the collegiate athletic careers of many seniors. For most, this season marks the peak of an athletic career that will likely never continue at such a competitive level. For all, it is the end of an emotional roller coaster that has...

WEEKEND RECAP: Whitman Volleyball Dominates in Two Home Games

Elena Aragon

October 28, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Whitman Volleyball

Friday, Oct. 26 Whitman won 3-0 against George Fox University during their home match on Friday. Whitman dominated all three sets while bringing the intensity with pink ribbons in their hair and pink laces on their shoes to show support for breast cancer awareness. Despite strong hits by George F...

WEEKEND RECAP: Whitman Volleyball loses Friday, upsets PLU Saturday

Quin Nelson

October 14, 2012


Filed under Scores, Whitman Volleyball

Friday, October 12: The Whitman volleyball team put forth a solid effort but could not overcome the impressive performance of the University of Puget Sound, who are ranked 13th nationally, losing 22-25, 25-21, 18-25, 22-25 on Friday night at George Ball Court. The Missionaries jumped out to an...

13 Whitties earn all-NWC recognition

Pamela London

November 17, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

Men's soccer First Team Leland Matthaeus '13, Forward Redmond, Wash. 4 goals (1 GW), 3 assists (11 points) 3rd in NWC in total shots (41), 5th in NWC in shots on goal (19) 16-13 Honorable Mention in 2010   Second Team Cooper Schumacher '14, Defense Seattle, Wash. 5 goals (3 ...

Sideout: Whitman volleyball team struggles

Sideout: Whitman volleyball team struggles

Tyler Hurlburt

October 7, 2010


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS

After starting the season off right with strong performances at the Sept. 4-5 Whitman Invitational where they went 2-2, earning themselves a second place finish in the process, the Whitman volleyball team has suffered a series of tough losses, falling to the bottom of the conference. They won the...

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