Whitman College Sports


Whitman's Mering wins national title in 100 fly

Whitman College swimmer Karl Mering swam where no missionary has swum before on Thursday, winning the college its first swimming national title in school history by swimming the 100-yard butterfly in 47.91 seconds at the NCAA DIII National Championships.

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Whitman falls to FDU-Florham in National Championship

The Missionaries lead 60-57, but FDU uses a 12-2 run to pull away for the win

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Missionaries win Final Four semi, on to national championship tilt

SSTEVENS POINT, Wis. – The Whitman women’s basketball team isn’t accustomed to getting off to slow starts. It’s also not accustomed to losing this season.

Whitman to host Final Four party

Whitman College is hosting viewing parties as the Missionary women’s basketball team plays in the NCAA Division III Final Four this weekend.

Final Four matchups may mislead

The Missionaries face a Wisconsin-Whitewater team that might have some hidden advantages.

March Madness hightens for Whits’ Ferenz

Basketball has always been big in the Ferenz household.

Jivkov lifts Missionary men past Redlands

Freshman Petar Jivkov picked up a dramatic victory in singles play to lift the No. 12 Whitman men’s tennis team past No. 15 Redlands, 5-4, on Wednesday.

Whitman women split matches

The No. 16 Whitman women’s tennis team split a pair of matches to open its spring break schedule on Wednesday.

No. 12 Whitman men down No. 21 Whittier

The No. 12 Whitman men’s tennis team bounced back from a loss on Monday to beat No. 21 Whittier on Tuesday.

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.