Whitman College Sports


Whitman Roundup: Missionaries set personal bests at Runner’s Soul

Whitman College’s men’s and women’s cross country teams rolled off the starting line of the season Saturday morning at Plantes Ferry Sports Stadium, racing against mostly Division I and II foes at the Runner’s Soul–Erik Anderson Invite.

Whitman women knock off Whitworth

Danielle Wieck knocked home a penalty kick in the 78th minute, allowing visiting Whitman College to down Whitworth University 1-0 in Northwest Conference women’s soccer action here Wednesday afternoon.

Whit women to host girls basketball clinic

Whitman College’s women’s basketball team is hosting free basketball clinics for girls in grades 4-10 in October.

Missionary women suffer another one-goal defeat

HOBOKEN, N.J. — Whitman College’s early-season woes in one-goal games re-surfaced Sunday as the Missionaries suffered a 1-0 overtime loss to Vassar College in non-conference women’s soccer action at the Stevens (Institute of Technology) Engineering Tournament.

Whitman’s Nguyen wins at PLU Invite

SPANAWAY, Wash. — Picking up where she left off in the spring, Whitman College’s Phoebe Nguyen earned medalist honors Sunday in women’s golf at the two-day Lutes Invitational hosted by Pacific Lutheran at the par 72 Lake Spanaway Golf Course.

Whitman unable to score on New York

Whitman fell 2-0 to New York University on Saturday in Stevens Engineering Tournament women’s soccer action.

Whitman women fall to Saints, 1-0

Cassidy Brewin came up with three saves and the Missionaries totaled 11 shots Sunday afternoon against visiting Carroll (Mont.) College, but Whitman College’s women’s soccer team fell 1-0 to the visiting Saints in a non-conference matchup at the Whitman Athletic Fields.

Missionaries show grit at Invitational

Whitman finished with a 1-3 record here Friday and Saturday in volleyball action at the Mary Hardin Baylor Invitational.

Overtime goal sinks Whitman men in Texas

Whitman College battled the University of Texas at Tyler in a low-scoring game here Friday afternoon.

Missionary men booted in Texas, 2-1

Whitman College’s men’s soccer team found itself in an early hole Thursday afternoon against the University of Dallas, and was unable to climb out.

Whits net victory over WWU Wolves

The host Missionaries hand the visiting Wolves a 3-1 loss for Whitman’s first win of the season.

Whitman College’s volleyball team won its first match of the season Tuesday at Sherwood Center, defeating Walla Walla University in four sets, 25-11, 18-25, 25-14 and 26-24.

Kitamura named Whits’ new coach

Former Missionary baseball player and assistant Brian Kitamura takes over for Sean Kinney.

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Whitman Sweets host NW Regional tourney

Whitman College’s Sweets ultimate frisbee program hosted the Northwest Regional tournament over the weekend, with 12 men’s teams and eight women’s squads competing for spots in the national tournament over Memorial Day weekend.

Whit men clinch NWC tennis title

Colton Malesovas and Chase Friedman closed out singles wins on different courts nearly to the second Sunday afternoon, clinching Whitman College’s eighth consecutive Northwest Conference men’s tennis tournament title with a 5-1 defeat of second-seeded Pacific at the Whitman Tennis Courts.

Whit women second at Sunriver

SUNRIVER, Ore. – Whitman College’s quartet of golfers posted the second-lowest round of the day at Crosswater Golf Course and concluded the Northwest Conference 2015 Women’s Golf Tournament in second place with a two-day total of 653.