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Sweets Earn Spot in Stanford Invite

The Sweets huddled up at a recent practice.  Photos by Brennan Johnson.

Tristan Gavin

February 27, 2013

After graduating several key seniors last year, the Whitman men's ultimate Frisbee team, the Sweets, did not get an invitation to the power-packed Stanford Invite, a Bay Area tournament held yearly to showcase the best teams in the country. Although their personnel losses led the Sweets to be overlooked...

WEEKEND RECAP: Whitman Goes Bananas, Slugs UC Santa Cruz

Quin Nelson

December 1, 2012

The Whitman College men's basketball team dominated the University of California, Santa Cruz Banana Slugs, beating them 87-65 Thursday night at Ball Court. The Banana Slugs were overwhelmed immediately by Whitman's defensive intensity, committing ten turnovers in the first half. The Missionaries raced...

Men’s tennis launches into spring season

Peter Clark

March 1, 2012

The Whitman men's tennis team faced the teeth of a challenging non-Conference schedule when they traveled to the East Coast on Feb. 17 to play No. 23 ranked Rhodes, Kalamazoo, and No. 22 ranked Mary Washington. Overcoming time zone differences, cramps, fatigue and every other injury in the book, the...

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