Whitman College Sports


Whitworth scores late in 1-0 win over Whitman

SPOKANE — The lone goal of the game came in the 89th minute Wednesday afternoon, sending visiting Whitman College’s women’s soccer team to a painful 1-0 loss to host Whitworth University in Northwest Conference action at the Whitworth Soccer Field.

Whit women miss chances in soccer loss to George Fox

NEWBERG, Ore. — The Whitman College women’s soccer team wasn’t short in scoring chances Sunday afternoon, but the visiting Missionaries weren’t able to finish off a dominating outing and suffered a 2-0 loss to host George Fox University in Northwest Conference action at the Austin Sports Complex.

Martin leads Missionary men to sixth place at Culturame

ALOHA, Ore. – Scott Martin finished in a tie for 16th place at the George Fox University Culturame Classic, carding a 13-over-par 157 to help lead Whitman College’s men’s golf team to a sixth-place finish on the par-72, 6,819-yard layout at The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club.

Whitman women golfers second at Culturame

ALOHA, Ore. — Paced by newcomer Phoebe Nguyen’s third-place finish, Whitman College’s women’s golf team placed second at the George Fox University Culturame Classic here Sunday.

Whits sweep George Fox

For the second night in a row Whitman College’s volleyball team swept aside a Northwest Conference opponent by a 3-0 score at the Sherwood Athletics Center, downing George Fox University Saturday night after cruising to a win Friday by the same score over Lewis & Clark College.

Hoffman leads Missionary men to fifth at Whitman Invitational

An eagle on the par-5 18th hole helped push Whitman College junior Daniel Hoffman to his best round as a collegian Monday morning at the Whitman Invitational.

Missionaries finish fifth at Whitman Invite at Wine Valley

WALLA WALLA — An eagle on the par-5 18th hole helped push Whitman College junior Daniel Hoffman to his best round as a collegian Monday morning at the Whitman Invitational.

Missionary women can’t finish vs. PLU

WALLA WALLA — “We’ve got to finish,” Whitman College women’s soccer head coach Laura Williamson said following Sunday’s 1-0 loss to Pacific Lutheran.

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Whit men get big win over Lutes

WALLA WALLA — The first goal, by Park Harmon, was a work of art. The second goal, by Jose Beleche, was a stroke of luck. The ensuing 2-1 victory for the Whitman College men’s soccer team may just have saved the season.

Whit women golf to Whitworth Invite title

KENNEWICK — Another stellar day at the Canyon Lakes Golf Course led Whitman College to both the team title and individual medalist honor at the Whitworth Women’s Invitational Sunday.

Martin leads Missionary men’s golfers at Whitman Invitational at Wine Valley

WALLA WALLA — The opening day of the 2014 Whitman Invitational is in the books and Whitman College senior Scott Martin sits near the top of the leaderboard in a tie for third place, two strokes behind a pair of leaders who shot 2-under par 70s.

Whitman cross country teams place seventh in Salem

Whitman College’s men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished in seventh place in their respective races Saturday morning at the 40th Annual Charles Bowles Willamette Invitational here at Bush’s Pasture Park.

Missionary men fall to Loggers

A Daniel Kim goal with 11 minutes remaining in the game trimmed Whitman College’s deficit in half but the visiting Loggers from the University of Puget Sound answered not quite two minutes later with their own goal to deflate the Missionaries’ come-back hopes as Puget Sound hung on for a 3-1 Northwest Conference men’s soccer win here Saturday.

Whitman women soccer knocks off no. 15 UPS

Whitman College’s women’s soccer team chopped down the 15th-ranked University of Puget Sound behind Danielle Wieck’s third goal of the year and a staunch defense that limited the visitors to just five shots in the Missionaries’ 1-0 Northwest Conference triumph here Saturday.

Missionaries sweep regional tennis tournament

WALLA WALLA – It was a clean sweep for Whitman College women’s tennis Sunday at the Whitman-hosted Intercollegiate Tennis Association 2014 Northwest Regional Championship, as the Missionaries captured championship and consolation titles in singles and doubles.