I feel bad that it has been so long since I updated the blog. Summer camps ran into the fall and the start of the school year. Some other personal duties took up all my free time in September and I had little time for writing & updating the blog.
With this update it’s probably best to start with the most recent and work backwards.
Four Day Break
With Whitman’s four day break falling on the heels of ITA Nationals in Sumter, SC I was able to take a couple days of R&R and hiked into Hell’s Canyon for a couple days of steelhead fishing. Amazing rugged and beautiful country. What a great way to get a way for a couple days and catch some nice fish!
I know this has nothing to do with Whitman Tennis BUT I had to write something so I could share a nice picture!
After coming home late Sunday night from the Boise State Tournament (more on this later) I left Monday afternoon with Zach Hewlin and Jake Hoeger for the ITA Small College National Tournament in Sumter, SC. Since Jake had a class presentation Monday afternoon we booked a red-eye flight out of Seattle Monday night. This allowed us to leave campus at 4pm and make the last flight out of Seattle.
As we found out traveling from Walla Walla to Sumter isn’t easy nor direct. Even though we had a direct flight from Seattle to Atlanta we still had to connect to Columbia SC and then drive an hour to Sumter, SC. The nice thing about leaving Monday afternoon is it allowed us to sleep (a bit on the flight) and set our internal clocks to east coast time. It also […]