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Athlete of the week: Kai Strawn

Sophomore Kai Strawn of the men’s varsity tennis team is this week’s athlete of the week. Photo by Chelsea Goldsmith

Lennae Starr, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2020

Coming hot off of a win this past weekend, sophomore Kai Strawn is our athlete of the week.  Strawn is part of the men’s tennis team, playing both singles and doubles. On March 8, Strawn and his doubles partner junior Ben Kirsch contributed to Whitman’s overall 9-0 performance against the Univers...

Clean sweep for the Whitman Blues at ITA Fall Regional Championships

Whitman's women's tennis team celebrates a successful run in the ITA Fall Regional Championships. Photo contributed by Andrea Gu

Charlotte Elliott, Sports Reporter

October 9, 2019

“Your purpose here is to learn” is a phrase that has been spoken in the Whitman residence halls almost daily since the start of the semester. The typical college student might interpret this to mean "study hard" or "do your homework," but what if there's another layer of meaning?  For a fresh ba...

Profile: Courtney and Morgan Lawless ’15

Sarah Debs

April 5, 2012

Hometown: Austin, Texas Major: Both Undecided Over lunch at Jewett Dining Hall, Morgan and Courtney sit down to talk about tennis, twins and time at Whitman together. When did you start playing tennis? Morgan: When we were five years-old. Courtney: The courts were right across the street from our elem...

Whitman Sports Blog: Weekend recap

Pamela London

April 2, 2012

Baseball takes weekend series The Whitman baseball team wrapped up its second series victory of the season this weekend, defeating Lewis & Clark College two games to one. Whitman also won its first back-to-back games of the season and improved to 4-11 on the year, good for seventh place in the Nor...

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