Whitman Wire

Phoebe Nguyen Named NWC Student Athlete of the Week

Senior Phoebe Nguyen training at a post season womens golf workout
November 2, 2017

The fall season has been wildly successful for senior Phoebe Nguyen on the women’s golf team. This success reached a culmination at the North West Conference Women’s Fall Classic. She gained as big...

Women’s Golf Starts Season Strong

Phoebe Nguyen, senior, captain of the women's golf team. Photo archived. Photo by Natalie Mutter
October 10, 2017

The Whitman women’s golf team started the year with high hopes after finishing ranked in the top 10 each of the last two seasons. With only Lou Points graduating from last year’s squad, the team began...

Quiet Powerhouse: Women’s Golf Ready to Take On the Nation

Quiet Powerhouse: Women's Golf Ready to Take On the Nation
April 6, 2017

Despite little coverage on campus, the Whitman women’s golf team is confident, elite, and geared for a NCAA Division III Championship run in Houston this May. A third place finish at the competitive...

Whitman Women’s Golf Ranked #2 in the Country

November 3, 2016

Two weeks ago at the 2016 Whitworth Invitational, the Whitman women’s golf team dominated their NWC competition, earning themselves the No.2 spot in the nation within Division III varsity golf. Heading...

Nguyen making major contributions to Whitman women’s golf team

Nguyen making major contributions to Whitman women's golf team
September 27, 2015

On Sept. 12-13, the Whitman Women’s Golf team won their first tournament of the year at the Pacific Lutheran University Invitational. After two grueling days of competition, Whitman emerged as the winner...

Women’s Golf Makes Push for Nationals

Women's Golf Makes Push for Nationals
April 17, 2014

Before the start of every round, the women's golf team gathers together in a circle. "It is a time we can be with each other before we split up and are all alone on the course for five hours," said senior...

Golf Teams Endure Elements in Fall Classic

October 31, 2012

This past weekend, the Whitman men's and women's golf teams were hard at work at the Northwest Conference Fall Classic in Ridgefield, Wash. The golfers battled rain, mud and wind throughout the tournament. The...

Whitman Sports Blog: Season wrap-ups

May 4, 2012

Baseball wraps up season with series loss Facing a tough test to close out the 2012 season, the Whitman baseball team was swept by rival Whitworth University in a three-game series 7-4, 13-2 and 8-7. Whitman...

Varsity athletes juggle finals, upcoming national competitions

May 3, 2012

For some athletes, the end of  classes does not necessarily mean the end of their athletic season. This year, women's varsity golf and both women's and men's varsity tennis teams will be competing at...

Women’s golf captures NWC crown, men look forward to next season

April 26, 2012

Whitman golf simultaneously reached its peak and valley this past weekend as the women's golf team took home the Northwest Conference Championship while the men found themselves in a disappointing sixth...

Whitman Sports Blog: Weekend wrap-up 4/20-4/22

April 23, 2012

"Dynasty, dynasty" After an undefeated Northwest Conference season, there was only one fitting finish to this story: a NWC tournament title. This past weekend, the Whitman men's tennis team finished...

Whitman Sports Blog: Weekend recap

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...

Load more stories
Whitman news since 1896
Whitman Women’s Golf