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Swim team says farewell to seniors

Tate Cadang, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2020

On Saturday, Feb. 1, the atmosphere at Harvey Pool at the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center was bittersweet as the class of 2020 competed in their last home meet for Whitman College. Head coach Jenn Blomme of the men’s and women’s swim teams recounted her time with her current seniors.  “I am s...

Triathlon triple threat raises funds for swimmers

Julian Reed

October 16, 2014

The Whitman College Swim Team hosted its annual triathlon fundraiser last week. The event, organized by Head Swimming Coach Jennifer Blomme, attracted almost 40 participants who competed in the event either as individuals or as members of a team. The team uses the revenue from the triathlon to cover various...

Swim Team Season Preview

Swim Team Season Preview

Cole Anderson

November 7, 2013

With about a month of official practice under their belts and coming off of last year's successful season, the Whitman College men's and women's swim teams are poised to continue their success this season. The men's team ended with a second place conference finish, and the women narrowly missed ...

Swim team closes regular season, celebrates seniors

Photos from Whitman's recent swim meet against Whitworth. Credit: Marie Von Hafften

Andrew Hawkins

February 10, 2011

Saturday, Feb. 5 the Whitman College swim teams raced against Whitworth University in their final regular meet of the season. While Whitworth was heavily favored to win against both teams, and pulled off an impressive victory, Whitman showed its competitive spirit and energy as the team closed th...

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