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Women’s Golf Climbs the Rankings

Women's Golf Climbs the Rankings
April 5, 2018

On March 16 to 18, the women’s golf team travelled across the country to compete in the Jekyll Island Collegiate Invitational. Hosted by Oglethorpe University, the tournament took place at the Indian...

Freshman Golfer Shiyang Fan Cards School Record 70, Wins Whitman Invitational

October 4, 2015

In her second ever collegiate tournament, Shiyang Fan set a school record by scoring a two under par 70 in the first round at the Whitman Women’s Invitational on Sept. 26. She followed that up with...

Spring golf season looks to build on fall success

March 5, 2015

If good things come in small packages, then the Whitman women's golf program is not just good, but it's great. The team is comprised of one senior, one junior, one sophomore and two first-years, all of...

Poor Conditions Lead to Shortened Tournaments for Golf Teams

April 11, 2013

Over the weekend, both Whitman men's and women's golf teams fought against the elements in the Spring Classic in Bremerton, Wash. The persistent rain led to unplayable conditions on the course, leading...

Golf Teams Endure Elements in Fall Classic

October 31, 2012

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...

Skiers wary of budget cuts

March 1, 2012

Three years ago, the Varsity Ski Program was cut at Whitman, causing an uproar among students, and fear among the skiers about the future budget. "The varsity ski team program was cut when this year's...

National competition within reach for women golfers

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September 29, 2011

We rarely see them in action: the women's golf team is perhaps one of the most under-appreciated sports teams on campus. Last fall while at the Fall Classic, the team took fourth place  and continued...

Track and Field Club a training resource for variety of Whitman athletes

February 10, 2011

Coming to Whitman as a dual-sport athlete in cross country and track, sophomore Katri Gilbert felt something missing her first spring at Whitman. "In high school, I noticed a lot of the cross country...

Influx of first-year players promise to spark Men’s basketball program

Influx of first-year players promise to spark Men's basketball program
November 10, 2009

The last time the Missionaries' men's basketball team finished with a winning record, it was 1998; Michael Jordan was still playing for the Bulls, Bill Clinton was fighting off impeachment and Barack...

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