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Women’s Basketball Moves to 18-0 With Win Over Pacific

Cole Anderson

February 3, 2014


Filed under Scores, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Weekend Recaps, Women's Basketball

In Friday night's game against the Pacific University Boxers, the Whitman women's basketball team did what they've been doing all season long; shot consistently, defended aggressively, rebounded well and won. With their 65-55 victory over the Boxers, the Missionaries move to 18-0 on the season and 9-0...

Women’s Soccer Off to Hot Start

Women’s Soccer Off to Hot Start

Cole Anderson

September 19, 2013


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS, Sports Highlight

This time last year, the Whitman women's soccer team had a 1-4 record and was heading into a conference season that would prove to be subpar by their standards. The team would eventually end up with a lackluster 5-11-2 record and a season that didn't go quite as planned. This season the Missionaries...

Coach Washington amasses 100th career win

Peter Clark

October 4, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

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 the Missionaries, the head coach had no idea that he had reached the 100-win plateau until the feat...

Whitman basketball teams combine to take three of four from Tacoma schools

Pamela London

February 9, 2012


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, SPORTS

After a weekend of electric crowds, furious rallies and stifling defense, the Whitman men's and women's basketball teams find themselves in a position where everyone wants to be: in line for a spot in the four-team Northwest Conference tournament. Boisterous crowds filled Sherwood Center Friday and Saturda...

What’s to know: Introduction to Northwest Conference

Pamela London

November 10, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

Northwest Conference (NWC) NCAA Division III Established 1926 Original members: 6 (Willamette University, Whitman College, Pacific University, University of Puget Sound, Linfield College,  College of Idaho) Current member institutions: Lewis & Clark, Linfield, George Fox, Pacific, Wi...

Whitman swimmers rout Pacific University Boxers

Whitman swimmers rout Pacific University Boxers

lindsayfairchild

November 10, 2009


Filed under SPORTS

The Saturday, Nov. 7, swim meet was dominated by both Whitman teams. The size advantage over Pacific University's teams: Whitman had over three times as many swimmers entered into events as Pacific: was a major boost and helped add to the final scores. The Whitman men routed Pacific University 155-...

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