The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its 2018 All-Academic team and individual award recipients recently. Whittier College saw their women’s team earn All-Academic recognition, while junior Piper Lowinger (Whittier, Calif.) and freshman Benjamin White (Whittier, Calif.) received individual accolades.
Whittier College Head Coach Nick Marks will represent the Greek National Team as a midfielder in the 2018 FIL World Lacrosse Championships. The Tournament will be held July 12-21 in Netanya, Israel, and games can be viewed at:
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) released the 2018 women's water polo All-Academic awards Tuesday and twelve Poets were honored for their individual academic performances, while the team was recognized by posting a 3.05 cumulative GPA.
Whittier College lacrosse alum Seth Mahler '10 will suit up for the Israeli National Team at the 2018 World Lacrosse Championships in Netanya, Israel, lasting from July 12-21. Mahler was a mainstay for the Poets in his four years as a student-athlete from 2006-2010.
Robert Coleman will be stepping down as Whittier College Executive Director of Athletics after completing an impressive 12-year tenure. He has accepted a position in San Antonio, Texas as the Director of Athletics at St. Mary’s University (Division II). His last day will be July 27.
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 710 teams to its Scholar All-America list for the Spring 2018 Semester. The teams represent 476 institutions from across all NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA Divisions. The CSCAA recognizes teams with the Scholar All-America Award for achieving a team GPA of 3.0 or higher.
The Whittier College Track & Field Teams are set to host their 2018 Speed Camps for 9th-12th graders who look to improve their speed, agility, and acceleration. The camps will take place at Memorial Stadium in the month of July.
For the fourth consecutive year Mark Jensen (Head Coach, Whittier College) led a team of ten Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Men’s Basketball players to Europe on an exhibition playing tour.
Coming off one of the best single season performances in program history, the Whittier College Women’s Soccer team looks to carry the momentum into 2018 as first year Head Coach Derek Hanks released his schedule Monday.
Senior distance runners Jessica Iribe (Cypress, Calif.) and Julissa Tobias (Norwalk, Calif.) concluded their Poet running careers with perhaps the most challenging combination of competition and weather they ever encountered.
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced this week their ACWPC All-American Teams and Whittier College saw Anastacia Gonzalez (Montebello, Calif.) and Kendyl Riley (Huntington Beach, Calif.) get recognized.
A couple days after being named 3rd Team All-West Region by d3baseball.com, senior Matthew Macey (Oceanside, Calif.) was selected to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-West Region Team.
Matthew Macey (Oceanside, Calif.) after putting together an impressive senior season and being named 1st Team All-SCIAC as a first baseman received recognition this week being selected to the d3baseball.com All-West Region Team.
Senior distance runners Julissa Tobias (Norwalk, Calif.) and Jessica Iribe (Buena Park, Calif.) saw their 2018 season continue Saturday as they earned a berth into the 2018 Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships.