2011-12 Washington and Lee Men's Basketball News Releases

  • Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    May 15, 2012
    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
    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
    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.
  • Five Generals Named to ODAC Winter Sportsmanship Teams
    April 20, 2012
    Several Washington and Lee athletes have been selected to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference/StellarOne Sportmanship Teams for the winter season.
  • Marlins Top Generals, 87-63, in ODAC Quarterfinals
    February 24, 2012
    The top-seeded and seventh-ranked Virginia Wesleyan men’s basketball team defeated ninth-seeded Washington and Lee, 87-63, in the quarterfinal round of the ODAC Tournament on Friday afternoon at the Salem Civic Center.
  • W&L's Ey Named Second Team All-ODAC
    February 23, 2012
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2012 men’s basketball postseason awards at its annual awards banquet on Thursday evening and Washington and Lee junior J.D. Ey (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) was named second team all-conference.
  • Hot-Shooting Generals Down Wasps, 67-50
    February 21, 2012
    Ninth-seeded Washington and Lee shot 59.0 percent (23-39) from the floor in defeating eighth-seeded Emory & Henry, 67-50, in the first round of the ODAC men’s basketball tournament on Tuesday evening at the King Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Notes - ODAC Tournament
    February 20, 2012
    The Generals look to stay perfect in postseason play against Emory & Henry in Tuesday's Play-In Round of ODAC Tournament. Tip at the King Center is at 7:00 pm.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Falls, 77-49, at No. 7 VWC
    February 19, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team wrapped up regular-season play with a 77-49 loss at No. 7 Virginia Wesleyan on Sunday afternoon.
  • Cold Shooting Dooms W&L Men's Hoops in 70-53 Loss to EMU
    February 15, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team was held scoreless for an 8:18 stretch that spanned the halftime break and shot just 30.8 percent from the floor in dropping a 70-53 contest to Eastern Mennonite on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Falls at Bridgewater, 81-78
    February 11, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball fell, 81-78, to Bridgewater College at Nininger Hall on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Goes Cold in a 68-49 Loss to Guilford
    February 08, 2012
    First-year guards Javon McDonald (Schaumburg, Ill./Schaumburg) and Clay McLean (Charlotte, N.C./Davidson Day) shot a combined 12-of-22 (.546), but the rest of the team went 6-of-28 (.214) as Washington and Lee fell to Guilford, 68-49, on Wednesday evening at Ragan-Brown Field House.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Game Notes: Week 12
    February 07, 2012
    Generals look to keep momentum following 22-point win over No. 21 Randolph-Macon with a pair of ODAC contests away from the Warner Center this week.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Swats No. 21 Yellow Jackets, 78-56
    February 04, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team hade five players score in double figures and the Generals turned in a dominant performance on the boards in defeating No. 21 Randolph-Macon, 78-56, on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Goes Cold in 60-38 Loss to Randolph
    February 01, 2012
    Randolph College hit nine second-half three pointers and Washington and Lee hit a season-low 22.0 percent of its field goal attempts in falling, 60-38, in men’s basketball action on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Notes - Week 11
    January 30, 2012
    W&L will face off against two Top-25 teams this week as they host three contests at the Warner Center.
  • Third-Ranked VWC Outlasts W&L, 92-76, in Men's Hoops
    January 30, 2012
    The third-ranked Marlins of Virginia Wesleyan shot 54.7 percent from the floor, including 52.5 percent from beyond the arc, as it outlasted Washington and Lee, 92-76, in men’s basketball action at the Warner Center on Monday evening.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Puts the Clamps on E&H , 67-46
    January 25, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team limited Emory & Henry to 11 second-half points in posting a 67-46 win over the Wasps on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Notes - Week 10
    January 23, 2012
    The Generals look to inch closer to .500 in the ODAC with a single league contest this week.
  • W&L Races Past Ferrum, 84-65, in Men's Hoops
    January 21, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team shot a season-high 56.1 percent from the floor and three players scored in double figures as W&L snapped a two-game losing streak with an 84-65 win over Ferrum College on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Falls at Hampden-Sydney, 78-56
    January 18, 2012
    Hampden-Sydney used an 18-3 run over a 7:03 stretch in the first half to turn a two-point lead into a 17-point advantage in defeating the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team, 78-56, on Wednesday evening at Fleet Gymnasium.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Stumble at Lynchburg, 88-63
    January 14, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team shot just 35.8 percent (19-53) from the field in falling, 88-63, to Lynchburg at Turner Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 11, 2012
    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.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Shoots Past Roanoke, 79-57
    January 11, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team shot 50.9 percent from the floor (29-57) and the Generals recorded their first regular-season sweep of Roanoke since the 1988-89 season with a 79-57 win over the Maroons on Wednesday evening at the Bast Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Notes - Week 8
    January 10, 2012
    Washington and Lee takes to the road for a pair of ODAC contests, with a Wednesday trip to Roanoke followed by a Saturday matchup at Lynchburg.
  • W&L Men's Hoops Defeat EMU, 72-65
    January 04, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team built a nine-point lead by halftime, then survived a spirited second-half rally in pulling out a 72-65 win over Eastern Mennonite at Yoder Arena on Wednesday evening.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Game Notes - Week 7
    January 02, 2012
    W&L travels to Eastern Mennonite on Wednesday for a 7:00 pm game in the Generals' only action of the week.
  • Hampden-Sydney Trips Up Generals, 77-65, in Men's Basketball
    January 01, 2012
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team shot just 37.3 percent from the floor in falling, 77-65, to Hampden-Sydney on Sunday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • Generals Outlast Juniata, 93-89 2OT, in Men's Hoops
    December 30, 2011
    First-year guard Javon McDonald (Schaumburg, Ill./Schaumburg) scored 23 points and Junior forward J.D. Ey (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) netted 22 points as Washington and Lee outlasted Juniata, 93-89 in double overtime, in men’s basketball action on Friday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Topples Monarchs, 83-57, in Men's Hoops
    December 29, 2011
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team built a 24-point lead by halftime and cruised to an 83-57 win over Methodist in game one of the W&L Invitational on Thursday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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