Whitman College Sports


Missionaries pile up postseason honors

Michelle Ferenz is named West Region Coach of the Year, while Heather Johns and Sarah Anderegg also receive recognition.

Missionary men’s tennis team falls to Pomona-Pitzer

The No. 12 nationally-ranked Whitman men’s tennis team commenced a three-match, southern California road trip Monday afternoon with a 5-4 loss to 16th-ranked Pomona-Pitzer at the Pauley Tennis Complex.

Linfield sweeps Missionary baseball squad

WALLA WALLA — Will Thomassen pitched a four-hit gem Sunday afternoon at Borleske Stadium as Linfield nudged Whitman 2-0 to complete a three-game Northwest Conference baseball sweep.

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Whitman college knocks off No. 1 Thomas More, advances to Final Four

Next stop: Stevens Point, Wisconsin.

Linfield drops Whits in twin bill

After being blanked in the opener here Saturday in Northwest Conference men’s baseball doubleheader action, Whitman battled Linfield into extra innings in the night cap.

Whitman women blank Puget Sound, 9-0

Whitman remained unblemished in Northwest Conference women’s tennis action here Saturday.

Whitman men' tennis team storms Tacoma

The No. 12 nationally-ranked Whitman men’s tennis team ran the program’s Northwest Conference winning streak to 109 matches with a weekend sweep of Tacoma.

Johns leads Whits into tourney’s third round

Heather Johns and the Missionaries host Christopher Newport at 7 p.m. tonight in the NCAA Division III Sweet 16.

Whitman women define school’s resolve

George Bridges took over as Whitman College’s president in July of 2005.

Ticket prices for NCAA Sectional Round change

NCAA regulations on prices for the NCAA Division III Sectional this weekend at Whitman College’s Sherwood Center have set tickets at $7 for adults, $4 for seniors, students and children.

Whitman hosts NCAA Division III Sectional this weekend

Whitman College is hosting a women’s basketball NCAA Division III Sectional Championship Friday and Saturday at Sherwood Center.

Missionaries to host NCAA sectional round

WALLA WALLA — Whitman College on Sunday was selected to host a sectional round of the NCAA Division III women’s basketball tournament, meaning the seventh-ranked Missionaries continue their playoff odyssey at the Sherwood Athletic Center this weekend.

Whitman women claim Puget Sound title

FIRCREST, Wash. — Whitman College’s Katie Zajicek couldn’t quite hold on to her top spot in the individual standings here Sunday, but her Missionary women’s golf team did.

Martin surges into tie for third at UPS Invitational

FIRCREST, Wash.— Whitman College’s Scott Martin surged from a tie for 13th place to a tie for third here Sunday during the second and final round of the University of Puget Sound Invitational men’s golf tournament.

Missionaries drop twin bill to Lutes

PARKLAND, Wash. — Whitman dropped both ends of a Northwest Conference baseball doubleheader against Pacific Lutheran University here Sunday.