June 2006

MARTIN NAMED TO STREET & SMITH'S PRESEASON ALL-AMERICA TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior wide receiver Jack Martin (Princeton, N.J./ Hun School) has been selected to the Street & Smith's Division III preseason All-America Team.

NATHAN JOHNSON NAMED COSIDA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN
DELAWARE, Ohio -- Washington and Lee graduate Nathan Johnson (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) has been named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Track & Field/Cross Country team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

W&L's HARRISON NAMED CoSIDA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Recent Washington and Lee graduate Courtney Harrison (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) has been named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America At-Large team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

SITTERSON AND MARTIN NAMED TO PRESEASON ALL-AMERICA TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore running back Stuart Sitterson (Atlanta, Ga./Westminster) and junior wide receiver Jack Martin (Princeton, N.J./ Hun School) have both been selected Second Team Preseason All-America by Lindy's College Football Preview Magazine.

W&L WINS DAN WOOLDRIDGE OVERALL SPORTS CHAMPION CUP
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the 2005-06 Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup which recognizes the top overall athletic program in the conference.

W&L's PATTY ROBERTS NAMED A COCA-COLA COMMUNITY ALL-AMERICAN
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Recent Washington and Lee graduate Patty Roberts (Mechanicsville, Va./Atlee) is one of seven athletes nationwide to be selected as a Coca-Cola Community All-American as chosen by the Coca-Cola Company and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA).

W&L'S APPLEGATE NOMINATED FOR THE HONDA AWARD
SOLANA BEACH, Calif. -- Washington and Lee junior women’s tennis player Emily Applegate (Charleston, S.C./Porter-Gaud) is one of 12 nominees for the Honda Collegiate Women Sports Award presented to the Division III Female Athlete of the Year.

May 2006

TWO GENERALS NAMED TO IWLCA ALL-AMERICA TEAMS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee seniors Amanda Strickler (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) and Rachel Wallick (Phoenix, Md./Notre Dame Prep) have both been named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA)/US Lacrosse Division III All-America teams which were announced on Tuesday. Strickler was a second team selection, while Wallick garnered third team recognition.

SIX GENERALS NAMED TO IWLCA ALL-REGION TEAMS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Six members of the Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team were named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III All-Chesapeake Region team which was announced recently.

CERINO RESIGNS AS MEN'S LACROSSE COACH AT WASHINGTON AND LEE
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee Athletic Director Mike Walsh has announced that Mike Cerino has resigned as Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach effective June 30 to return to Limestone College as Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach and Associate Athletic Director.

SIX W&L WOMEN'S LAX PLAYERS EARN ALL-STATE HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team had six players named to the Virginia Sports Information Director's Association (VaSID) College Division All-State Team which was announced on Thursday morning. Additionally, senior attacker Amanda Strickler (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) was named the Player of the Year, while head coach Jan Hathorn earned Co-Coach of the Year honors with Averett University's Katie Talbert.

THREE GENERALS NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT SQUAD
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -- Three Washington and Lee athletes were named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine College Division At-Large Academic All-District III team which was announced on Thursday. The team was voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

THREE GENERALS NAMED TO VaSID ALL-STATE MEN'S LAX TEAM
ASHLAND, Va. -- Three members of the Washington and Lee men's lacrosse team were named to the Virginia Sports Information Director's Association (VaSID) College Division All-State team which was announced on Wednesday morning.

FOUR W&L WOMEN'S TENNIS PLAYERS EARN ALL-AMERICA HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The NCAA Championship runner-up Washington and Lee women’s tennis team had four players earn All-America honors in 2006. Junior Emily Applegate (Charleston, S.C./Porter-Gaud) and freshman Katie Tabb (Minneapolis, Minn./Edina) garnered All-America accolades in both singles and doubles, while juniors Ginny Wortham (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) and Kristen McClung (Charleston, W.Va./Charleston Catholic) notched All-America honors in doubles.

W&L'S MADDEN EARNS ALL-SOUTH REGION HONORS
MARYVILLE, Tenn. -- Washington and Lee sophomore outfielder James Madden (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park) has been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-South Region Honorable Mention Baseball Team which was announced recently.

W&L ANNOUNCES 2006 ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME CLASS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee has announced the 19th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held on campus on Friday, Sept. 15. The group will also be honored prior to the Generals’ football game against Sewanee on Saturday, Sept. 16. This year’s class includes Mike Daniel '72, Jim Farrar '74, Bob Clements '80 and Marilyn Baker '95.

JOHNSON, GLADYSZ HIGHLIGHT AWARD WINNERS AT W&L
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Senior Christine Gladysz (Palm Harbor, Fla./Berkeley Prep) and December 2005 graduate Nathan Johnson (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) headed the list of honorees at the annual Washington and Lee University Athletic Awards Ceremony on May 16 at W&L’s Lee Chapel. Gladysz was named the Pres Brown Outstanding Senior Female Athlete, while Johnson was the male recipient of the award.

THREE W&L WOMEN'S LAXERS NAMED TO NORTH-SOUTH ALL-STAR ROSTER
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. -- Washington and Lee senior attacker Amanda Strickler (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) and senior defender Rachel Wallick (Phoenix, Md./Notre Dame Prep) have been named to the rosters for the 2006 STX Farewell Lacrosse Festival Division III North-South Senior All-Star game, while senior attacker Kate Lester (Wilmington, Del./Friends) was selected as an alternate. The game will be played on Sat., June 10 at Johns Hopkins University at 11:00 am.

W&L'S JAMES NAMED THIRD TEAM ALL-AMERICAN
LINCOLN, Neb. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Nathaniel James (Keller, Texas/Keller) was named to the PING Division III All-America golf team which was announced on Thursday evening at the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) National Awards Banquet.

W&L'S MADDEN EARNS ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT HONORS
DELAWARE, Ohio -- Washington and Lee sophomore outfielder James Madden (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park) has been named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine College Division Academic All-District III Baseball team which was announced on Thursday. Madden earned first team honors.

ODAC ANNOUNCES ALL-CONFERENCE MEN'S LACROSSE TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee placed six players on the All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference men's lacrosse team which was released by the conference on Thursday afternoon.

W&L'S TABB NAMED ITA ATLANTIC SOUTH ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Katie Tabb (Minneapolis, Minn./Edina) has been named the 2006 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Atlantic South Rookie of the Year.

TWO GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-ODAC BASEBALL TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee baseball team had two players named to the All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference Team that was announced on Wednesday. Sophomore outfielder James Madden (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park) was named to the second team, while senior first baseman Taylor McConnell (Vestal, N.Y./Vestal) earned honorable mention accolades.

W&L WOMEN'S TENNIS TO PLAY WILLIAMS IN NCAA QUARTERFINALS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The top-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team will play ninth-ranked Williams in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Tournament held on the campus of the University of California-Santa Cruz. The match will be played on Wed., May 17 at 9:30 am.

SIX W&L WOMEN'S LAX PLAYERS NAMED FIRST TEAM ALL-ODAC
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Four-time defending women's lacrosse ODAC champions Washington and Lee had six players named First Team All-ODAC. Additionally, senior attacker Amanda Strickler (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) was named the Player of the Year, while head coach Jan Hathorn earned Coach of the Year honors.

NCAA WOMEN'S LACROSSE TOURNAMENT FIELD ANNOUNCED
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team (15-3), the winners of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament, will host Christopher Newport (11-7) in the first round of the tournament on Wed., May 10 at 4:00 pm.

FOUR GENERALS SELECTED TO NCAA WOMEN'S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The top-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team had two individuals and two doubles teams selected to the NCAA Division III Championships.

W&L WOMEN'S TENNIS TO HOST NCAA FIRST & SECOND ROUNDS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The top-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team has been selected to the NCAA Division III Tournament field and will host the first and second rounds at W&L this weekend.

W&L MEN'S TENNIS SELECTED TO NCAA TOURNEY FIELD
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Washington and Lee men’s tennis team has been selected to participate in the NCAA Tournament for the sixth straight year.

W&L's NATHANIEL JAMES SELECTED TO NCAA GOLF FIELD
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Nathaniel James (Keller, Texas/Keller) has been selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Golf Championships as an individual.

April 2006

W&L BASEBALL TO PLAY BRIDGEWATER IN FIRST ROUND OF ODAC TOURNAMENT
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The sixth-seeded Washington and Lee baseball team will play top-seeded Bridgewater in the first round of the ODAC Tournament on Thursday at 11:00 am at Lynchburg City Stadium in Lynchburg, Va.

W&L's BENDER NAMED ODAC WOMEN'S LACROSSE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore attacker Christine Bender (Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week for the week ending April 23.

W&L WOMEN'S TENNIS TEAM RANKED NO. 1 IN THE NATION
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's tennis team sits atop the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Associaton (ITA) Division III Rankings which were recently released. The Generals, who finished the regular season with a school-record tying 24 wins (24-0), moved to the top spot after being ranked second entering the spring season.

THREE GENERALS NAMED ODAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee University received the ODAC Player of the Week award for the sports of men's lacrosse, women's tennis and women's track & field for the week ending April 16.

W&L SWIMMING TEAMS EARN NATIONAL ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- The Washington and Lee men's and women's swimming teams were named to the Swimming World Magazine National Academic Team. The men were one of 42 teams to be honored, while the women were one of 59 squads.

A TOTAL OF 162 W&L STUDENTS EARN SCHOLAR-ATHLETE AWARDS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Mike Walsh has announced that 162 students earned Scholar-Athlete awards during the recently completed winter term. The students are all members of W&L athletic teams and achieved a grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.500.

W&L CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS EARN NATIONAL ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
METAIRIE, La. -- The Washington and Lee men's and women's cross country teams were named to the 2005 United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) National Academic Team. Additionally, Nathan Johnson '05 (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) and freshman Michael Welsh (Tullahoma, Tenn./Tullahoma) were named to the men's National All-Academic team, while freshman Becca Taylor (Hamilton, Ohio/Edgewood) was named to the women's National All-Academic team.

W&L'S HUNSINGER NAMED TO VaSID ALL-STATE TEAM
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior center Jessica Hunsinger (Mayer, Ariz./The Orme School) has been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) All-State Women's Basketball Team.

March 2006

NATHANIEL JAMES NAMED ODAC CO-GOLFER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Nathaniel James (Keller, Texas/Keller) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Co-Golfer of the Week for his performance at the Jekyll Island Invitational over the weekend.

W&L MOVES UP IN GOLFSTAT RANKINGS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Following its' strong performance in the Jekyll Island Invitational over the weekend, Washington and Lee's golf team has moved up in several GolfStat ranking categories.

W&L's MAHONEY NAMED ODAC OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Alex Mahoney (New Trier, Ill./New Trier/Singapore American School) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men's Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending March 26. This marks the second time this season that a W&L athlete has won the award.

W&L'S FEVE NAMED TO ODAC-USA SOUTH WOMEN'S HOOPS ALL-STAR TEAMS
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior guard Louisa Feve (Bethesda, Md./Winston Churchill) and Generals' third-year Head Coach Mandy King will both be participating in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)-USA South Women’s Basketball Senior All-Star game to be played this evening at Averett University’s Grant Center.

W&L SWEEPS ODAC TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK AWARDS
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee swept the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tennis Player of the Week awards for the week ending March 19. Senior David Shay (Martinez, Ga./Augusta Prep) was named the men's athlete of the week, while sophomore Leah Weston (Colorado Springs, Colo./Air Academy) claimed the women's honor.

W&L's SWEEPS ODAC TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARDS
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee swept the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors for the week ending March 12. Freshman Stacy Doornbos (Roswell, Ga./Lassiter) was named the women's athlete of the week, while freshman Drew Martin (Maumelle, Ark./Little Rock Christian) claimed the men's honor.

ODAC RELEASES OUTDOOR TRACK AND FIELD PRESEASON POLLS
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its outdoor track & field preseason poll on Thursday and the Washington and Lee women's team was picked third, while the men's team was tied for fourth among the six teams in the conference.

W&L'S JOHNSON AWARDED NCAA POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Nathan Johnson (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County), a recent graduate of Washington and Lee University, has been awarded a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Postgraduate Scholarship. The award is a $7,500 scholarship for academic work beyond the baccalaureate degree as a full-time or part-time graduate student.

W&L RIDING QUALIFIES FIVE FOR IHSA ZONES
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee riding team has qualified a program-best five riders for the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone IV Championships to be held on April 9 at Sweet Briar College. Additionally, senior Caitlin Lane (Leesburg, Va./Poolesville) automatically qualified for the IHSA National Championships as the region's high-point rider and Cacchione Cup National Championship representative.

FOUR GENERALS NAMED ODAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee University earned the ODAC Player of the Week award for the sports of baseball, women's lacrosse and men's and women's tennis for the week ending March 5.

W&L WRESTLING TEAM NAMED TO 2006 NWCA SCHOLAR ALL-AMERICA TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee wrestling team was one of 20 Division III squads named to the 2006 National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Scholar All-America Team.

SEVEN W&L MEN SWIMMERS HEADED TO NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's swimming team had seven swimmers qualify for the NCAA Division III Men's Swimming and Diving Championships held at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis, Minn. from Thu., Mar. 16-Sat., Mar. 18.

February 2006

W&L PLACES 15 SWIMMERS ON ALL-BMC MEN'S SWIMMING TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- After capturing their third consecutive Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championship, the Washington and Lee men's swimming team had 15 swimmers named First Team All-BMC. Additionally, Head Coach Joel Shinofield earned BMC Coach of the Year accolades for the third straight season.

THREE GENERALS NAMED ODAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee University claimed the ODAC Player of the Week in the sports of men's lacrosse, men's tennis and women's tennis for the week ending Feb. 26.

SEVEN GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-ODAC WOMEN'S SWIMMING TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's swimming team won their 13th consecutive ODAC Championship and were rewarded by having seven swimmers named First Team All-ODAC.

W&L FIELD HOCKEY NAMED TO NFHCA ACADEMIC SQUAD
GLEN ALLEN, Va. -- The Washington and Lee field hockey team was one of 73 Division III institutions to receive the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) National Academic Team Award for acheiving a team grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.0. Additionally, 11 Generals were named to the NFHCA National Academic Squad.

HUNSINGER NAMED TO ALL-ODAC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior center Jessica Hunsinger (Mayer, Ariz./The Orme School) was named to the women’s basketball all-conference team which was announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Wednesday evening. Hunsinger garnered second team accolades.

STRICKLER NAMED TO INSIDE LACROSSE PRESEASON ALL-AMERICA TEAM
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Washington and Lee senior attacker Amanda Strickler (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) has been named to the Inside Lacrosse Preseason All-America Women's Lacrosse Team.

BIENEMANN NAMED HONORABLE MENTION ALL-ODAC
SALEM, Va. -- Sophomore forward Greg Bienemann (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) was named to the Honorable Mention All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference men's basketball team which was announced at the conference tournament banquet held Friday evening.

W&L's DOORNBOS NAMED ODAC WOMEN'S INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Stacy Doornbos (Roswell, Ga./Lassiter) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Feb. 13. The selection marks the third time this season that Doornbos has captured the award and the fifth time that a W&L athlete has won the honor.

W&L WOMEN'S LACROSSE RANKED 11TH IN IWLCA PRESEASON POLL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's lacrose team is ranked 11th in the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) preseason poll which was recently released.

W&L GOLF PICKED THIRD IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2006 preseason golf coaches poll on Thursday morning and Washington and Lee was picked to finish third among the league's nine golf playing schools.

W&L'S GINDER NAMED DIVISION III MEN'S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
SOMERS, Wisc. -- Washington and Lee junior Michael Ginder (Jacksonville, Fla./Episcopal) has earned Division III Men's Swimmer of the Week honors from CollegeSwimming.com for the week of Jan. 25-29.

W&L'S HUNSINGER EARNS ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT ACCOLADES
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior center Jessica Hunsinger (Mayer, Ariz./The Orme School) has been named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine College Division Academic All-District III Women’s Basketball team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

W&L WOMEN'S LACROSSE PICKED TO WIN ODAC
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its women's lacrosse preseason coaches poll on Wednesday and W&L was picked to win the league.

W&L's BRANDLER NAMED ODAC INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Elizabeth Brandler (Camp Hill, Pa./East Pennsboro) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Feb. 6. This marks the fourth time this season that a W&L athlete has won the award.

W&L MEN'S LACROSSE PICKED FOURTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its preseason men's lacrosse coaches poll on Tuesday morning and Washington and Lee was picked to finish fourth among the league's seven lacrosse-playing schools.

W&L BASEBALL SELECTED FIFTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its baseball preseason coaches poll on Friday and Washington and Lee was picked fifth among the conference's 10 teams.

W&L MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TENNIS TEAMS PICKED TO WIN ODAC
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its preseason coaches polls for men's and women's tennis on Thursday afternoon and both W&L teams were picked to win the league.

January 2006

W&L's DOORNBOS NAMED ODAC WOMEN'S INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Stacy Doornbos (Roswell, Ga./Lassiter) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 30. The selection marked the second time this season that Doornbos has won the award.

W&L'S STRACHAN NAMED ODAC SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman Lindsey Strachan (Midlothian, Va./Maggie Walker Governor's) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Swimmer of the Week for the week ending Jan. 30. The selection marked the second time this season that Strachan has won the award.

W&L's BURNS NAMED ODAC INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Jackie Burns (Burke, Va./Woodward Academy) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 23.

SITTERSON AND MARTIN NAMED TO DON HANSEN ALL-AMERICA TEAMS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman running back Stuart Sitterson (Atlanta, Ga./Westminster) and sophomore wide receiver Jack Martin (Princeton, N.J./Hun School) have been named to the Don Hansen Football Gazette Division III Football All-America team.

W&L'S GLADYSZ NAMED VaSID VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR
DANVILLE, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior setter Christine Gladysz (Palm Harbor, Fla./Berkeley Prep) has been named the Virginia Sports Information Director's Association (VaSID) College Division Volleyball Player of the Year.

W&L's MAHONEY NAMED ODAC SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman Susan Mahoney (Richmond, Va./St. Catherines) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Swimmer of the Week for the week ending Jan. 8.

W&L MEN'S AND WOMEN'S SOCCER EARN ACADEMIC AWARD
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) recently released its 2005 College Team Academic Award winners. Both the Washington and Lee men's and women's soccer teams were among those cited by the organization.

SIX GENERALS NAMED TO ROANOKE TIMES ALL-STATE FOOTBALL TEAM
ROANOKE, Va. -- Six members of the Washington and Lee football team were recently named to the Roanoke Times College Division All-State squad as chosen by writers from the newspaper.

NUMEROUS W&L STUDENTS EARN SCHOLAR-ATHLETE AWARDS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Mike Walsh has announced that 136 students earned Scholar-Athlete awards during the recently completed fall term. The students are all members of W&L athletic teams and achieved a grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.500.

W&L MEN'S LACROSSE EARNS PRESEASON NATIONAL RANKING
TOWSON, Md. -- Inside Lacrosse released its Faceoff Yearbook preseason Division III men’s lacrosse coaches poll recently and Washington and Lee ranked 17th overall in the voting.

W&L PLACES FOUR ON ALL-STATE WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM
FERRUM, Va. -- Washington and Lee placed four players on the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) College Division All-State Women's Soccer Team, which was recently announced.

W&L WOMEN'S LACROSSE RANKED 13TH BY LACROSSE MAGAZINE
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Lacrosse Magazine recently released its Division I, II and III preseason polls and the Washington and Lee women's team is cited among the nation's elite.

W&L's SITTERSON NAMED TO D3FOOTBALL.COM ALL-AMERICA TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman running back Stuart Sitterson (Atlanta, Ga./Westminster) has been named to the D3Football.com First Team All-America squad as a return specialist.

December 2005

W&L'S LOTT NAMED TO ALL-STATE SOCCER TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior defender Derrick Lott (Knoxville, Tenn./Knoxville Catholic) has been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) College Division All-State Men's Soccer Team which was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

SEVERAL GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-STATE FOOTBALL TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Nine members of the Washington and Lee football team were selected to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) College Division All-State Football team which was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

W&L MEN'S BASKETBALL GAME WITH OBERLIN POSTPONED
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's basketball game scheduled to be played at Oberlin on Dec. 31 has been postponed by Oberlin College.

W&L SWEEPS ODAC BASKETBALL PLAYER OF WEEK AWARDS
SALEM, Va. -- Washington and Lee swept the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Basketball Player of the Week Awards as junior forward Jessica Hunsinger (Mayer, Ariz./Orme School) was named the women's player of the week and sophomore forward Greg Bienemann (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) was named the men's player of the week.

W&L'S LOTT NAMED TO NSCAA ALL-SOUTH REGION TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior defender Derrick Lott (Knoxville, Tenn./Knoxville Catholic) has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Division III All-South Region team which was announced recently.

W&L'S ROBERTS NAMED A SEMIFINALIST FOR THE WOODEN CUP
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior women's tennis player Patty Roberts (Mechanicsville, Va./Atlee) was named a semifinalist for the Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup presented by the Athletes for a Better World (ABW).

W&L MEN'S SWIMMING RANKED 10TH IN DIVISION III POLL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's swimming team is ranked 10th in the latest Division III poll announced by CollegeSwimming.com. Additionally, several W&L individuals are nationally-ranked in their events.

W&L PLACES TWO ON D3FOOTBALL.COM ALL-SOUTH REGION TEAM
STERLING, Va. -- Washington and Lee placed two players on the D3Football.com All-South Region team which was announced by the website on Friday morning.

FOUR GENERALS EARN NSCAA ALL-SOUTH REGION ACCOLADES
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee placed four players on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-South Region women's soccer team which was announced on Thursday afternoon.

W&L's DOORNBOS NAMED ODAC INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Stacy Doornbos (Roswell, Ga./Lassiter) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Dec. 4.

FOUR GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-STATE FIELD HOCKEY TEAM
LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Four members of the Washington and Lee field hockey team were selected to the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) College Division All-State Field Hockey Team.

W&L'S MURRAY TO RECEIVE RICHMOND TOUCHDOWN CLUB AWARD
RICHMOND, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior defensive lineman Liam Murray (Oneonta, N.Y./Oneonta) has been named the Virginia Division II-III Defensive Lineman of the Year by the Touchdown Club of Richmond.

W&L TENNIS TEAMS NATIONALLY-RANKED FOLLOWING FALL SEASON
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's and women's tennis teams are both ranked among the nation's Top-15 in the ITA Division III rankings following the conclusion of the 2005 fall season. The women sit in the No. 2 position while the men stand in the No. 11 spot.

W&L'S MARTIN NAMED A FINALIST FOR THE DUDLEY AWARD
RICHMOND, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore wide receiver Jack Martin (Princeton, N.J./Hun School) has been named a finalist for the Dudley Award which is presented to the Virginia Player of the Year. Martin is one of two finalists for the Division II-III Award.

W&L WOMEN'S TRACK PICKED THIRD, MEN TIED FOR FOURTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its indoor track & field preseason poll on Thursday and the Washington and Lee women's team was picked third, while the men's team was tied for fourth among the six teams in the conference.

November 2005

FIVE GENERALS NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT FOOTBALL TEAM
VALDOSTA, Ga. -- Five members of the Washington and Lee football team have been selected to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III team which was released recently.

W&L'S MORSCHEISER EARNS ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT HONORS
DELAWARE, Ohio -- Washington and Lee senior defender Roger Morschesier (Orlando, Fla./Edgewater) was named to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine College Division Academic All-District III Men's Soccer team which was announced recently. Morscheiser earned first team honors.

W&L PLACES 10 PLAYERS ON ALL-ODAC FOOTBALL TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced its all-conference football team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee had several players honored.

W&L's NORTHEN NAMED TO NFHCA ALL-SOUTH REGION TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 2005 Dartfish/NFHCA Division III All-Region teams were announced on Monday and Washington and Lee senior midfielder S.B. Northen (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) was named to the All-South Region second team.

W&L PLACES SIX ON ALL-ODAC FIELD HOCKEY TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced its all-conference field hockey team on Wednesday afternoon and Washington and Lee had several players honored.

TWO GENERALS NAMED TO AVCA ALL-AMERICA TEAMS
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) released its 2005 All-America Teams and Washington and Lee University had two players honored on the squad.

W&L AND VMI TO MEET IN BASKETBALL EXHIBITION
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee and VMI will meet on the basketball hardwood on Saturday evening for an exhibition contest. The game will be played at VMI's Cameron Hall at 7:00 pm.

TWO GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-REGION VOLLEYBALL TEAM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) released its 2005 All-Region Teams and Washington and Lee University had two players honored on the All-South team.

W&L WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PICKED FIFTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth out of 11 teams in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll which was released on Thursday afternoon at the conference’s media day.

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER PLACES FIVE ON ALL-ODAC TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its all-conference women's soccer team on Wednesday afternoon and Washington and Lee had five players honored.

W&L MEN'S SOCCER PLACES FOUR ON ALL-ODAC TEAM
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its all-conference men's soccer team on Tuesday afternoon and Washington and Lee had four players honored, as well as claiming the ODAC Coach of the Year.

W&L'S NORTHEN NAMED TO WOMENSFIELDHOCKEY.COM HONOR ROLL TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior midfielder S.B Northen (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) has been named to the womensfieldhockey.com Honor Roll team for the week ending Nov. 7.

NCAA WOMEN'S SOCCER TOURNAMENT FIELD ANNOUNCED
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team will be participating in the NCAA Division III Tournament for the third time in school history after receiving an at-large bid.

McALLISTER NAMED ODAC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman linebacker Bradley McAllister (Upper Saint Clair, Pa./Upper Saint Clair) has been named the ODAC Defensive Player of the Week following his performance in a 45-7 win at Emory & Henry on Saturday.

W&L VOLLEYBALL EARNS NCAA TOURNAMENT BID
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee volleyball team has been invited to participate in the NCAA Tournament for the fifth straight season after winning the ODAC Tournament over the weekend.

NCAA FIELD HOCKEY TOURNAMENT FIELD ANNOUNCED
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee field hockey team (15-5), the winners of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament, will play Montclair State (16-2) in the first round of the tournament at Montclair State on Wed., Nov. 9 at 4:00 pm.

GLADYSZ NAMED ODAC VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR
EMORY, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its all-conference volleyball team on Friday and Washington and Lee had several players honored.

W&L MEN'S BASKETBALL PICKED 10TH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team was picked to finish 10th out of 10 teams in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll which was released on Thursday afternoon at the conference’s media day.

TWO GENERALS EARN ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT HONORS
DELAWARE, Ohio -- Washington and Lee placed two players on the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine College Division Academic All-District III Women's Soccer team which was announced recently.

GLADYSZ NAMED ODAC VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior setter Christine Gladysz (Palm Harbor, Fla./Berkeley Prep) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Volleyball Player of the Week for the week ending October 30. It marks the third time this season that she has garnered the award.

October 2005

W&L FIELD HOCKEY TO HOST ODAC TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS AND FINAL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee field hockey team will host the semifinals and final of the ODAC Tournament on Fri., Nov. 4 and Sat., Nov. 5 at the W&L Turf Field.

W&L-BRIDGEWATER FOOTBALL GAME TO BE TELEVISED
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee parents' weekend football game against Bridgewater on Saturday will be broadcast tape-delayed on WDRL-TV in Roanoke.

W&L MEN'S SOCCER TO HOST RANDOLPH-MACON IN AN ODAC QUARTERFINAL GAME
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's soccer team earned the third seed in the ODAC Tournament and will host sixth-seeded Randolph-Macon in the quarterfinals on Sat., Oct. 29 at 3:00 pm.

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER TO HOST EMORY & HENRY IN ODAC QUARTERFINALS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team earned the second seed in the ODAC Tournament and will host seventh-seeded Emory & Henry in the quarterfinals on Sat., Oct. 29 at 12:00 pm. 

W&L FIELD HOCKEY TO HOST SWEET BRIAR IN AN ODAC QUARTERFINAL GAME
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee field hockey team earned the number one seed in the ODAC Tournament for the first time in program history and will host eighth-seeded Sweet Briar in the quarterfinals on Sat., Oct. 29 at 5:00 pm.

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER RANKED 24TH IN THE NATION
LEXINGTON, Va. -- In the latest edition of the 2005 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/adidas Division III women's soccer poll which was released on Tuesday, Washington and Lee earned the No. 24 ranking.

W&L'S STRACHAN NAMED ODAC SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman Lindsey Strachan (Midlothian, Va./Maggie Walker Governor's) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Swimmer of the Week for the week ending Oct. 24.

W&L'S LESTER NAMED TO WOMENSFIELDHOCKEY.COM HONOR ROLL TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior midfielder Kate Lester (Wilmington, Del./Friends) has been named to the womensfieldhockey.com Honor Roll team for the week ending Oct. 24.

W&L's LESTER AND GAILLARD EARN ODAC WEEKLY HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior midfielder Kate Lester (Wilmington, Del./Friends) and senior middle blocker Susan Gaillard (Charleston, S.C./Porter-Gaud) have been named the ODAC Player of the Week for the respective sports.

W&L FOOTBALL RECEIVES VOTE IN D3FOOTBALL.COM TOP 25 POLL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee football team, coming off a 38-34 upset victory over Hampden-Sydney on Saturday, has garnered a vote in the D3Football.com Top 25 poll which was released on Monday morning.

JACK MARTIN NAMED TO D3FOOTBALL.COM TEAM OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee sophomore wide receiver Jack Martin (Princeton, N.J./Hun School) has been named to the D3Football.com Team of the Week for his performance in the Generals' 27-24 win over Catholic on Saturday.

W&L CLAIMS 11 ALL-STATE CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- After having won the men's and women's meets at the Virginia State Division III Championships on Saturday at Eastern Mennonite University, Washington and Lee claimed 11 all-state runners based upon their performances.

W&L ATHLETES CLAIM ODAC WEEKLY HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior Nathan Johnson (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) and freshman Jackie Burns (Burke, Va./Woodward Academy) have been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Cross Country Athletes of the Week, while senior setter Christine Gladysz (Palm Harbor, Fla./Berkeley Prep) has been named the ODAC Volleyball Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 9.

W&L SWEEPS ODAC FOOTBALL WEEKLY HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee swept the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week awards following the Generals' 27-24 win over Catholic on Saturday afternoon.

W&L WOMEN'S SWIMMING FIRST IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its women's swimming preseason poll on Friday and Washington and Lee was picked first among the conference's seven teams.

WILTSHIRE NAMED ODAC WOMEN'S SOCCER PLAYER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Soccer Player of the Week for the week ending October 2. It was the second time this season that Wiltshire has won the award.

CHRISTINE GLADYSZ NAMED ODAC VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior setter Christine Gladysz (Palm Harbor, Fla./Berkeley Prep) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Volleyball Player of the Week for the week ending October 2.

Septembeer 2005

W&L TRACK & FIELD TEAMS EARN NATIONAL ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The US Track & Field Coaches Association (USTCA) recently released its 2005 Academic Awards and the Washington and Lee men's and women's track & field teams were named to the National All-Academic Team. Additionally, senior Nathan Johnson (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) and sophomore Liz Brandler (Camp Hill, Pa./East Pennsboro) earned Academic All-America accolades.

W&L NAMES AMY REISTRUP EQUESTRIAN COACH
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee athletic director Mike Walsh has announced the appointment of Amy Reistrup as the school's Equestrian Coach, replacing Carolyn Hedrick-Williams who resigned in July to spend more time with her family.

LINDSAY HAGERMAN NAMED A FINALIST FOR THE NCAA WOMAN OF THE YEAR
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the 10 finalists for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award on Monday afternoon. Lindsay Hagerman (Wichita Falls, Texas/Highland Park), a 2005 Washington and Lee graduate and former member of the Generals' women's tennis team, was one of the 10 finalists and the only one from a Division III institution.

August 2005

LINDSAY HAGERMAN NAMED NCAA WOMAN OF THE YEAR FOR VIRGINIA
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the state winners for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award on Tuesday afternoon. Lindsay Hagerman (Wichita Falls, Texas/Highland Park), a 2005 Washington and Lee graduate and former member of the Generals' women's tennis team, was named the winner of the award for Virginia.

W&L VOLLEYBALL TIED FOR 25TH IN AVCA PRESEASON POLL
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) released its 2005 Preseason Division III Coaches Poll and Washington and Lee University is tied for 25th in the rankings.

W&L WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL TOPS ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its women's volleyball preseason coaches poll on Wednesday and Washington and Lee earned the top spot among the conference's 11 teams.

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER CHOSEN THIRD IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its women's soccer preseason coaches poll on Tuesday and Washington and Lee was picked third among the conference's 12 teams.

W&L MEN'S SOCCER PICKED FOURTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its men's soccer preseason coaches poll on Monday and Washington and Lee was picked fourth among the conference's 10 teams.

W&L NAMES IAN ROSMAN ASSISTANT ATHLETIC TRAINER
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee Athletic Director Mike Walsh has announced the appointment of Ian Rosman as assistant athletic trainer.  He begins his appointment immediately.

W&L NAMES BRETT BEARD INTERN ASSISTANT FOOTBALL COACH
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Mike Walsh has announced the appointment of Brett Beard as intern assistant football coach. Beard will work with the Generals' running backs and tight ends.

W&L FIELD HOCKEY PICKED THIRD IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its field hockey preseason coaches poll on Thursday and Washington and Lee was picked third among the conference's nine teams.

W&L CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS PICKED TO WIN ODAC
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its preseason men's and women's cross country polls on Wednesday with both Washington and Lee squads predicted to claim the conference crown.

W&L WOMEN'S LAX WINS TWO NCAA STATISTICAL CATEGORIES
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team capped its record-breaking 2005 season by winning a pair of NCAA Statistical Championships.

July 2005

W&L FOOTBALL PICKED FOURTH IN ODAC PRESEASON POLL
HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its preseason football poll at the conference’s football media day on Friday, July 29 on the campus of Hampden-Sydney College.

W&L PROMOTES JOSH WILLIAMSON TO ASSOCIATE TRAINER
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee athletic director Mike Walsh has announced the promotion of Josh Williamson from Assistant Athletic Trainer to Associate Athletic Trainer. Williamson moves to the position after Heather Grant was promoted from Associate Athletic Trainer to Head Athletic Trainer.

W&L's HAGERMAN NAMED TO ITA COLLEGIATE ALL-STAR TEAM
SKILLMAN, N.J. -- Former Washington and Lee women's tennis player Lindsay Hagerman (Wichita Falls, Texas/Highland Park) was one of 26 players named to the 2005 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Star Team presented by the The Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy.

W&L NAMES CLEIVE ADAMS ASSISTANT FOOTBALL COACH
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee athletic director Mike Walsh has announced the appointment of Cleive Adams as assistant football coach and assistant professor of physical education. Adams will begin his duties effective July 18.

W&L SWIMMING GARNERS ACADEMIC HONORS
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) released its 2005 Spring Academic All-America Teams on Wednesday and Washington and Lee was well represented. The women led the nation with a team grade-point average (GPA) of 3.59, while the men totaled a 3.33 GPA to finish 12th in the nation.

CAROLYN HEDRICK-WILLIAMS RESIGNS EQUESTRIAN POST AT W&L
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee athletic director Mike Walsh has announced that Carolyn Hedrick-Williams has resigned her part time position as equestrian coach to spent more time with her family.