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Varsity swimmers set records at NWC Championships

Lennae Starr, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2020

Continuing the tradition of excellence, the Whitman men's and women's swim teams made quite the splash at the Northwest Conference (NWC) championships. On Feb. 13-16 in Federal Way, Washington, the Blues competed against eight other schools for the title of champion in the Weyerhaeuser King Count...

Swim season ends strong with two second place conference finishes, four NCAA bound athletes

Photo by Natalie Mutter

February 25, 2016

After finishing the 2015 season strongly with a second place finish in the conference for the women and a conference championship for the men, expectations were fairly high going into the 2015-16 season for Whitman Swimming. Combined, the teams also lost only four seniors. During the regular ...

Senior Day Swim Meet

Senior Day Swim Meet

Tristan Gavin

January 31, 2013

For four years, the seniors of Whitman's men's and women's swimming teams have made the Harvey Pool a second home. Last Saturday, they climbed into the water for their last home meet ever. The meet versus longtime Northwest Conference powerhouse Whitworth University began with a brief ceremony honoring the seniors and announcing their favorite team me...

Cross Country Championships

Peter Clark

October 31, 2012

The sloppy, rainy conditions at the Northwest Conference Cross Country Championships in Forest Grove, Ore. highlighted what turned out to be a sub-par day for both the Whitman men's and women's cross country teams. The men finished in seventh place as a team, while the women finished in fifth. Strategy, however, has to be factored in when considering the results of the past weekend. Two week...

Women’s golf captures NWC crown, men look forward to next season

Matt Tesmond

April 26, 2012

Whitman golf simultaneously reached its peak and valley this past weekend as the women's golf team took home the Northwest Conference Championship while the men found themselves in a disappointing sixth place finish.   With a hold on second place in the conference standings heading into the NWC Cha...

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