2011-12 Washington and Lee Field Hockey News Releases

  • Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    May 15, 2012
    Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 15 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior soccer player Kat Lawson (White Post, Va./Clarke County) and senior football player Charlie Westfal (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan), who were selected as the “Pres” Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.
  • W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 09, 2012
    W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the ninth-straight year.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 24, 2012
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 185 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.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 11, 2012
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 166 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 3.50.
  • Seven Generals Named to ODAC Sportsmanship Team
    December 06, 2011
    Seven Generals Named to ODAC Sportsmanship Team Seven Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2011 ODAC/StellarOne Bank Sportsmanship Teams, with one athlete chosen from each fall sport to represent their respective school.
  • Three W&L Field Hockey Players Earn Postseason Recognition
    November 07, 2011
    Three W&L Field Hockey Players Earn Postseason Recognition The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2011 Field Hockey All-Conference teams and Washington and Lee boasted three players who earned postseason recognition.
  • W&L Felled by Randolph-Macon, 5-2, in Field Hockey
    October 22, 2011
    W&L Felled by Randolph-Macon, 5-2, in Field Hockey The Washington and Lee field hockey team ended its 2011 campaign with a 5-2 loss to Randolph-Macon at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • Roanoke Nips Generals, 2-1, in Field Hockey
    October 19, 2011
    Roanoke Nips Generals, 2-1, in Field Hockey Roanoke College sophomore Kelly Finn (Fairhaven, N.J./Rumson Fair Haven) scored at the 66:52 mark to propel the Maroons to a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Wednesday night at the W&L Turf Field.
  • Generals Brush Aside Sewanee, 3-1, in Field Hockey
    October 17, 2011
    Generals Brush Aside Sewanee, 3-1, in Field Hockey The Washington and Lee field hockey team built 2-0 halftime lead en route to a 3-1 win over visiting Sewanee on Monday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Tripped Up by EMU, 2-1
    October 15, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Tripped Up by EMU, 2-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team saw a second-half rally come up just short as it fell, 2-1, to Eastern Mennonite on Saturday afternoon at the EMU Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanks Vixens, 3-0
    October 11, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Blanks Vixens, 3-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey snapped a three-game losing streak with a 3-0 win at Sweet Briar on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Liberty Tips W&L, 4-0, in Field Hockey Action
    October 08, 2011
    Liberty Tips W&L, 4-0, in Field Hockey Action The Washington and Lee field hockey team dropped a 4-0 contest to visiting Liberty University at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Defeated, 2-1 in Strokes (3-1), by VWC
    October 07, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Defeated, 2-1 in Strokes (3-1), by VWC The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell, 2-1 in strokes (3-1), to Virginia Wesleyan at the National Training Center on Friday evening.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanked by No. 6 Lynchburg, 4-0
    October 01, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Blanked by No. 6 Lynchburg, 4-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey team yielded three second-half goals in falling, 4-0, to No. 6 Lynchburg at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • Benedetti Goal in 2nd OT Lifts W&L Field Hockey Over SU, 1-0
    September 28, 2011
    Benedetti Goal in 2nd OT Lifts W&L Field Hockey Over SU, 1-0 Senior midfielder Christina Benedetti (Derwood, Md./Holy Cross) scored 1:40 into the second overtime period of propel the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 1-0 victory over Shenandoah on Wednesday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to Bridgewater in ODAC Opener, 3-1
    September 23, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Falls to Bridgewater in ODAC Opener, 3-1 The Bridgewater field hockey team scored two early goals, and Washington and Lee was unable to recover as the Eagles claimed a 3-1 victory on Friday evening at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Knocks Off Frostburg State, 6-2
    September 17, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Knocks Off Frostburg State, 6-2 Senior midfielder Christina Benedetti (Derwood, Md./Holy Cross) scored a goal and assisted on two others as the Washington and Lee field hockey team posted a 6-2 victory over Frostburg State on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Game at Chrisopher Newport Cancelled
    September 15, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Game at Chrisopher Newport Cancelled The Washington and Lee field hockey team's matchup against No. 13 Christopher Newport on Thursday evening has been cancelled.
  • W&L Field Hockey Outlasts Rhodes, 4-3
    September 10, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Outlasts Rhodes, 4-3 The Washington and Lee field hockey team snapped a three-game skid with a 4-3 win over Rhodes on Saturday afternoon at The University of Mary Washington.
  • W&L Field Hockey Drops 7-1 Decision to Mary Washington
    September 09, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Drops 7-1 Decision to Mary Washington The Washington and Lee field hockey team struck first but couldn’t hold on as it fell to Mary Washington, 7-1, on Friday evening in Fredericksburg.
  • ODAC Releases 2010-11 Academic All-Conference Team
    September 06, 2011
    ODAC Releases 2010-11 Academic All-Conference Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2010-11 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls, 2-0, to McDaniel
    September 05, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Falls, 2-0, to McDaniel The Washington and Lee field hockey team dropped its home opener, 2-0, to McDaniel on Monday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Tripped Up by Catholic, 3-1
    September 02, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Tripped Up by Catholic, 3-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team, seeking its first 2-0 start since 2006, suffered a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Catholic University on Friday afternoon at Cardinal Stadium.
  • W&L Field Hockey Rallies for 3-2 Over Stevenson
    September 01, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Rallies for 3-2 Over Stevenson The Washington and Lee field hockey team rallied from a two-goal halftime deficit to post a 3-2 win over Stevenson in the season-opener for both teams.
  • 2011 Washington and Lee Field Hockey Season Preview
    August 31, 2011
    2011 Washington and Lee Field Hockey Season Preview The name of the game is scoring goals and for the second season in a row, the Washington and Lee field hockey team has some questions as to who is going to provide the offense. Last season, the Generals had to replace the program’s all-time leading scorer in Sallie Armstrong. Then, Kelly Tran came seemingly out of nowhere in 2010 and put together a 14-goal, 7-assist season to total 35 points.
  • Washington and Lee University Partners With Special Olympics
    August 25, 2011
    Washington and Lee University Partners With Special Olympics Washington and Lee University, in unison with like-minded initiatives set forth by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, is announcing a partnership with the Special Olympics.
  • W&L Field Hockey Tabbed Third by ODAC Coaches
    August 23, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Tabbed Third by ODAC Coaches The Washington and Lee field hockey team resides in third place in the annual ODAC Field Hockey Preseason Poll which was released on Tuesday afternoon.
  • W&L Announces Partnership with First Team Broadcasting
    August 11, 2011
    W&L Announces Partnership with First Team Broadcasting Washington and Lee will be partnering with First Team Broadcasting to provide live streaming of selected University events during the 2011-12 school year.
  • Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
    July 11, 2011
    Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors Six Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team for the 2010-11 school year.