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Missionaries Regain Second Place With Win Over Pioneers

Cole Anderson

January 28, 2014

Despite heading into halftime down three points, the Whitman men's basketball team cruised to a 76-59 victory over the Lewis & Clark Pioneers on Friday, Jan. 24. The win moves the Missionaries to 11-6 overall and 6-2 in the Northwest Conference, putting them in second place at the halfway point of...

Revived Baseball Program on the Rise

Revived Baseball Program on the Rise

Peter Clark

February 7, 2013

Fresh-cut grass, longer days and the sun making a more regular appearance can only mean one thing: Baseball season is here. For the Whitman baseball team and its new head coach, Sean Kinney, these signs of spring cannot come soon enough. Coming off a disappointing season last year, the Missionaries...

Diets of Whittie Athletes

Infographic by Marlee Raible

Peter Clark

January 31, 2013

While most athletes understand the importance of a balanced diet, some athletes are still able to perform at a high level while consuming junk food. In the early part of his NBA career, superstar Derrick Rose's incredible performances were fueled with a steady diet of candy, particularly Skittles. After getting a stomach ulcer from eating too much sugar, Rose h...

Whitman alumni baseball game

Current players won the game 9-2.

Tristan Gavin

October 4, 2012

Every year, the Whitman baseball team concludes its fall season by playing a friendly scrimmage against the program's alumni. The game offers alumni an opportunity to share stories with current players, reminisce with old friends and see if they can shake off the rust for one day each year to compete...

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