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Ultimate Frisbee’s Onionfest a huge success


April 7, 2010

On the night of Saturday, April 3, a mass of reveling ultimate Frisbee players from Missoula, Mont., Seattle, Portland and elsewhere flooded Tau Kappa Epsilon's backyard and spilled onto the adjoining parking lot behind the house known as Figi. This gathering provided a lucid illustration not only of...

Whitman’s Watson nominees advance to final interview stage

Liz Forsyth

December 9, 2009

Next year, senior Johanna Leader hopes to be watching Frisbee in Prague and Sweden. Senior  Nadim Damluji hopes to be talking to Tintin-ologists in France. Senior Seth Bergeson hopes to be watching children play in Africa. And senior Lani Rosenthal hopes to be in Swaziland looking at a community-based...

Whitman’s weekend warriors take the field

Whitman’s weekend warriors take the field

J. Staten Hudson

November 3, 2009

  As fall varsity teams' seasons start winding down, sports fans direly search for something to fill the temporary void until the winter season begins. Club sports are just that antidote. The club system provides non-varsity athletes with competitive athletic opportunities and entertaining ga...

Whitman Sweets host multi-team, ‘laid-back’ Onionfest

J. Staten Hudson

April 2, 2009

Fun, frisbee and, hopefully, sun will all be in order for the Ultimate Frisbee team's annual tournament/onion-eating contest known as Onionfest. Onionfest is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Whitman Ultimate Frisbee team and goes a long way towards covering the team's traveling and equipment...

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