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Men’s Golf Team Drives to Improve

Men’s Golf Team Drives to Improve

Mitchell Smith

March 13, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Highlight

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...

Golf teams prepare spring competition

Golf teams prepare spring competition

Cole Anderson

March 7, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

As the fairways at the Wine Valley Golf Club continue to thaw out and the sun begins to shine through the tree-lined greens once again at the Walla Walla Country Club, the Whitman golf team continues its hard work in preparation for the upcoming spring season. With two players back after a fall semester abroad and the rest of the men's team making progress in every aspect of the game, ther...

Golf Teams Endure Elements in Fall Classic

Kyle Howe

October 31, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

This past weekend, the Whitman men's and women's golf teams were hard at work at the Northwest Conference Fall Classic in Ridgefield, Wash. The golfers battled rain, mud and wind throughout the tournament. The Fall Classic is the only tournament of the fall that counts towards the final NWC points...

Boxer Classic golf recap

Tristan Gavin

September 27, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

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...

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

Matt Tesmond

April 26, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

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...

First-year golfer rips up course

Matt Tesmond

April 19, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Highlight

This week's sports profile centers on up-and-coming golf star Scott Martin. Martin, a first-year from Escondido, CA, was integral in the men's second place finish at the NWC Spring Classic two weeks ago. Martin came in second overall, posting a two round score of 146(+2), a mere three strokes off of...

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