Whitman finished last season with a loss to BR-3 George Fox in the first round of the Northwest Conference Tournament – they missed the NCAA Tournament.
Head Coach: Michele Ferenz (14th Season at Whitman)
2014-15 Finish: 17-9
2014-15 Conference Finish: 11-5 (4th Place in the NWC)
Projected Conference Finish: 3rd
F – Hailey Ann Maeda – Sr (8.8 ppg – .485 FGpct – led team)
G – Chelsi Brewer – Jr. (8.4 ppg – 36% 3-pt%)
F – Emily Rommel – So. (6.6 ppg)
G – Casey Poe – So (4.5 ppg)
All-NWC forward Hailey Ann Maeda returns to the floor for the Missionaries after she led the team in rebounding with 163 boards for a 6.8 rebounds-per-game mark that was sixth-best in the league. Her 63 offensive rebounds are fourth-most in the conference and she finished sixth in blocks with a total of 18. In addition to her work on the offensive glass, Maeda scored in double figures 11 times during the season, with a career-best 21 points.