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Varsity Volleyballers Aid Club Team

Varsity Volleyballers Aid Club Team

Peter Clark

February 21, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

Club sports constantly face uphill battles. They are often underfunded, have limited practice times and endure varying commitment levels from members of the team. While the men's club volleyball team combats many of these issues, they do enjoy one particular advantage: varsity coaches. Former varsity volleyball ...

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 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...

Whitman vs. Whitworth: battle of Whits

Whitman vs. Whitworth: battle of Whits

Peter Clark

September 27, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Highlight

The Missionaries versus the Pirates––or, in the joking words of many Whitties, good versus evil––has developed into a healthy rivalry between two schools that are similar in some aspects, but polar opposites in others. The two teams are travel partners on the road in the Northwest Conference and the distance between Walla Walla and Spokane is a short 118 mil...

Whitman Volleyball Turns in Dominant Performance in Victory Over Willamette

Quin Nelson

September 21, 2012


Filed under Scores, Whitman Volleyball

The Whitman volleyball team made quick work of Willamette University Friday night at Ball Court, sweeping the Bearcats three games to none. Before seizing control of the match, Whitman had to withstand a back-and-forth first game. Neither team was able to hold a lead for long, nor extend a lead beyond...

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 ...

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