2014 Washington and Lee Men's Lacrosse News Releases

April 19, 2014
W&L Men' Lacrosse Cruises Past Virginia Wesleyan, 25-8
The 19th-ranked Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team scored nine goals in the second quarter en route to posting a 25-8 victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

April 17, 2014
Coach O Mic'd Up for Practice
The Washington and Lee sports information department mic'd up volunteer assistant coach and 2014 W&L Athletic Hall of Famer Chuck O'Connell for the team's practice on Thursday, April 17 as the Generals prepared for their game against Virginia Wesleyan.

April 16, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Stung by Lynchburg Hornets, 11-8
The 10th-ranked Lynchburg men’s lacrosse team grabbed the lead with a 3-0 second-quarter run and never surrendered the advantage in posting an 11-8 victory over 19th-ranked Washington and Lee on Wednesday evening at Shellenberger Field.

April 12, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Ties Goals Record in 29-3 Win at Randolph
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse tied the school record for goals in a game with a 29-3 victory at Randolph on Saturday. It marked the fourth time a W&L team has totaled 29 goals, with the last coming in a 29-5 win against Goucher in 1997.

April 9, 2014
Finals Week
“Academics before athletics”. This motto is what Coach McCabe has drilled in us all since we arrived in Lexington as freshmen. Being in the middle of the season, lacrosse has become a part of our lives. It is an everyday routine that we all look forward to.

April 2, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Defeats Bridgewater, 16-3
Washington and Lee scored seven first-quarter goals and cruised to a 16-3 victory over Bridgewater on Wednesday evening at Jopson Field.

April 2, 2014
Roanoke / Men’s Lacrosse Spring Alumni Weekend Recap
Your Generals defeated rival Roanoke on Saturday, March 29th in front a great crowd of students, parents and alumni. This game was designated as our unofficial spring alumni weekend. We had a great turnout despite the cloudy and misty rain conditions.

March 29, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Downs Roanoke, 9-7
Washington and Lee jumped out to a 4-0 first-half lead and never looked back in claiming a 9-7 victory over Roanoke in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

March 27, 2014
Five minutes with Jared Mitchell
Spend a few minutes getting to know senior men's lacrosse captain Jared Mitchell in this student-athlete spotlight video.

March 25, 2014
Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Cam Lewis (3-25)
Junior men's lacrosse attackman Cam Lewis notched nine goals last week to earn the Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honor.

March 24, 2014
Four Generals Garner ODAC Weekly Honor
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday and four Washington and Lee athletes were recognized for the week ending March 23.

March 22, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Bests Guilford, 19-8
Washington and Lee jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first 2:28 of the game on its way to a 19-8 victory over Guilford in ODAC men's lacrosse on Saturday afternoon at the Armfield Athletic Center.

March 21, 2014
Gameday Mic'd Up for the Sewanee Game
The W&L sports information department mic’d up Head Lacrosse Coach Gene McCabe for the Generals’ 13-7 victory over Sewanee on March 19.

March 20, 2014
Starting the ODAC Schedule
I speak for everyone when I say how excited I am to start the ODAC season. Getting the opportunity to play the best competition in the south is a big reason for this. But an even bigger reason is that we are all ready to put the non-conference play behind us. Filled with young players, our team has taken longer than expected to mesh on the field.

March 19, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Breezes to a 13-7 Win Over Sewanee
Washington and Lee jumped out to a 7-0 first-half lead and cruised to a 13-7 victory over Sewanee on Wednesday afternoon at Wilson Field.

March 18, 2014
W&L Men's and Women's Lacrosse Announce Schedule Changes
Washington and Lee men’s and women’s lacrosse announced time changes for tomorrow’s games due to field conditions.

March 15, 2014
W&L Men's Lax Wins ODAC-Opener over R-MC, 14-7
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team ended a four-game skid with a 14-7 win over Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon at Day Field.

March 13, 2014
A Day in the Life of Joe Wood
The sports information department followed senior captain Joe Wood on Tuesday, March 11 to record a video diary of his day. Check it out!

March 12, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Falls to No. 17 Mary Washington, 7-6
Junior attackman Griffin Burke scored with just 44 seconds remaining to lift 17th-ranked Mary Washington to a 7-6 victory over Washington and Lee in men’s lacrosse on Wednesday afternoon at the Battleground.

March 8, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Falls to Franklin & Marshall, 10-8
Franklin & Marshall used two straight tallies for a two-goal lead midway through the third quarter and never let the Generals draw even again in posting a 10-8 victory over Washington and Lee in men’s lacrosse on Saturday at Tylus Field.

March 7, 2014
Assessing the Season's Start
There is a unique story to each season. Within a season there are a number of chapters that help create that story. Typically you can find common themes in each chapter which help define a team’s legacy.

March 6, 2014
W&L Announces 2014 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University has announced the 27th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of October 17-18, 2014.

March 5, 2014
A Day in the Life of Jonathan Henry
Today, a typical Tuesday during the season, began for me with an early alarm at 7:50 am. On good mornings, I’ll be able to shower and eat breakfast in the Dining Hall before my 8:35 class.

March 1, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Drops a 15-8 Decision to Washington (Md.)
Eighth-ranked Washington College closed the first half with a five-goal run in racing to a 15-8 victory over 15th-ranked Washington and Lee in men’s lacrosse on Saturday at Wilson Field.

February 26, 2014
Profiling the Generals' Lifting Program
Washington and Lee Head Coach Gene McCabe and senior midfielder Jack Reuter give us an inside look at the Generals’ lifting program.

February 22, 2014
Denison Knocks Off W&L Lacrosse, 11-9
The 15th-ranked Denison men’s lacrosse team capped a game of runs by scoring four of the final five goals to take an 11-9 win over 13th-ranked Washington and Lee on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

February 20, 2014
Looking back at CNU and ahead to Denison
Upon arrival at Christopher Newport University we were dealt with unfavorable weather, worst of all the freezing rain.

February 17, 2014
W&L Claims Two Male ODAC Athletes of the Week
Two Washington and Lee male student-athletes have been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the week ending January 16.

February 15, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Runs Past CNU, 14-6
Senior midfielder Joe Wood (Bronxville, N.Y. / Bronxville) tallied four goals and one assist to lead the 14th-ranked Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team to a 14-6 victory over Christopher Newport on Saturday afternoon at the CNU Turf Field.

February 14, 2014
W&L's St. Laurent Named Head Lacrosse Coach at Ohio Northern
Ohio Northern University has announced that it has tabbed current Washington and Lee Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach Nat St. Laurent to serve as the first head coach for the Polar Bears lacrosse program. St. Laurent will remain as the Generals’ assistant coach through the 2014 season.

February 13, 2014
Recapping the Season-Opener with Ferrum
Finally, its that time of year again. After three weeks of early morning lifts and wall-ball tests, running 300s, and aggressive inter-squad competition, the team was eager to finally play a real game against someone with a different colored jersey.

February 11, 2014
W&L Men's Lax Opens with a 16-4 Victory Over Ferrum
The 14th-ranked Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team opened its 2014 campaign with a 16-4 victory over Ferrum on Tuesday evening at Wilson Field.

February 6, 2014
W&L Introduces 2014 Men's Lacrosse "The Season"
The Washington and Lee athletics department has announced that it will profile the 2014 men's lacrosse season through a blog entitled "The Season" much like it has done with volleyball and men’s basketball.

February 6, 2014
2014 Washington and Lee Men's Lacrose Season Preview
Washington and Lee Head Coach Gene McCabe and senior captains Jared Mitchell, Jack Reuter and Joe Wood preview the Generals' 2014 season.

February 4, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Picked Third in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2014 men’s lacrosse preseason coaches poll on Tuesday afternoon and Washington and Lee was picked to finish third out of the league’s 10 lacrosse playing schools.

January 16, 2014
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 190 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.

January 13, 2014
W&L Men's Lacrosse Receives the "Ace" Adams Sportsmanship Award
The College Officials Council presented the Washington and Lee men's lacrosse program with the James "Ace" Adams Sportsmanship Award at the U.S. Lacrosse Convention on Saturday in Philadelphia, Pa.

December 16, 2013
W&L Men's Lacrosse Ranked 13th in Faceoff Magazine Preseason Poll
Inside Lacrosse has released its Face-Off Yearbook Preseason Division III Men’s Poll and Washington and Lee is among the team’s recognized in the Top 20.

October 22, 2013
Follow the 27th Annual Lee Jackson Lacrosse Classic
On Friday, October 25 the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team will host cross-town rival VMI for the 27th annual Lee Jackson Lacrosse Classic.

October 18, 2013
McCabe and Anken Talk About the 27th Annual Lee Jackson Lacrosse Classic
Washington and Lee Head Coach Gene McCabe and VMI Head Coach Brian Anken discuss the 2013 Lee-Jackson Lacrosse Classic and what this year's contest will benefit.

October 3, 2013
Calling in the Marines
The Washington and Lee men's and women's lacrosse teams got a taste of how the Marine Corps trains its members for combat in a special session on Wilson Field this past Monday, Sept. 30.

September 18, 2013
Matt Dugan's Athletic Hall of Fame Speech
Former men's lacrosse player Matt Dugan was inducted into the W&L Athletic Hall of Fame on the weekend of September 7. This is a video of his induction speech.

September 4, 2013
W&L Athletics to Broadcast Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions
Washington and Lee University will induct its 26th class to the Athletic Hall of Fame on campus this weekend.

July 16, 2013
ODAC Releases 2012-13 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012-13 All-Academic Team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.