2011-12 Washington and Lee Men's Soccer 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.
  • W&L's Richter Selected to VaSID All-State Second Team
    December 15, 2011
    W&L's Richter Selected to VaSID All-State Second Team Washington and Lee junior men’s soccer player defender Basti Richter (Gauting, Germany/Darlington School) has been awarded 2011 VaSID College Division Men’s Soccer Second Team All-State honors as voted on by the Virginia Sports Information Directors.
  • W&L Soccer Teams Recognized by NSCAA Academic Award
    December 07, 2011
    W&L Soccer Teams Recognized by NSCAA Academic Award The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer teams were both recipients of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award, announced on December 2. The honor is given to those squads whose student-athletes average a 3.0 GPA or higher during the 2010-11 academic year
  • 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.
  • Paldino Named ODAC Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year
    November 17, 2011
    Paldino Named ODAC Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its all-conference men’s soccer team on Thursday and Washington and Lee claimed five honorees, including the league’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Defeated by Lynchburg, 1-0
    October 30, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Defeated by Lynchburg, 1-0 The third-seeded Washington and Lee men’s soccer team fell, 1-0, to No. 6 Lynchburg College in the quarterfinal round of the ODAC Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's and Women's Soccer Games Postponed
    October 29, 2011
    W&L Men's and Women's Soccer Games Postponed Due to inclement weather, the W&L men's and women's soccer games in the ODAC Tournament that were scheduled for today (Saturday) have been postponed.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Stings Wasps, 2-0
    October 26, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Stings Wasps, 2-0 Washington and Lee scored 55 seconds into the game and cruised to a 2-0 victory over Emory & Henry in ODAC men’s soccer action on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Plays to 0-0 Draw With Greensboro
    October 22, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Plays to 0-0 Draw With Greensboro For the third-consecutive match, the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team played to a draw, as it tied Greensboro College, 0-0, on Saturday afternoon at Pride Field.
  • W&L and LC Play to 0-0 Draw in Men's Soccer
    October 19, 2011
    W&L and LC Play to 0-0 Draw in Men's Soccer The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team played to a 0-0 double-overtime draw at Lynchburg College Wednesday night at Shellenberger Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Draws with Bridgewater, 1-1
    October 17, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Draws with Bridgewater, 1-1 The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team struck first but was unable to maintain the lead as it tied Bridgewater, 1-1, on Monday afternoon at Jopson Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Takes 1-0 Decision Over Guilford
    October 15, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Takes 1-0 Decision Over Guilford Sophomore midfielder Justin TenBrook (Millville, N.J./St. Augustine Prep) netted the game-winning goal in the 82nd minute as the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team emerged victorious over Guilford College, 1-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Match at Bridgewater Postponed
    October 12, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Match at Bridgewater Postponed The Washington and Lee men's soccer game at Bridgewater College scheduled for today at 4:00 pm has been postponed due to heavy rain in the area.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Tops Virginia Wesleyan, 1-0
    October 08, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Tops Virginia Wesleyan, 1-0 Washington and Lee junior forward Dave Phillips’ (Reisterstown, Md./Loyola Blakefield) goal in the 24th minute proved to be the game winner as the men’s soccer team held off Virginia Wesleyan for a 1-0 decision on Saturday afternoon at Foster Field.
  • TenBrook's Five Points Lead Men's Soccer to 4-0 Win Over SVU
    October 05, 2011
    TenBrook's Five Points Lead Men's Soccer to 4-0 Win Over SVU Washington and Lee sophomore midfielder Justin TenBrook (Millville, N.J./St. Augustine Prep) registered two goals and an assist over a 6:52 span in the first half to help lead the men’s soccer team to a 4-0 shutout of Southern Virginia on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Clinches Thrilling 2-1 OT Win Over Randolph
    October 01, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Clinches Thrilling 2-1 OT Win Over Randolph The Randolph College men’s soccer team received three cards over the final 30 seconds of the match to lead to a game-tying W&L penalty kick and eventual 2-1 overtime victory for the Generals on Saturday afternoon at WildCat Stadium.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Holds on for 3-2 Win Over Ferrum
    September 28, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Holds on for 3-2 Win Over Ferrum The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team netted three goals in the first half as it held on for a 3-2 victory over Ferrum on Wednesday evening at Penn-Roediger Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Earns 2-0 Triumph Over Hampden-Sydney
    September 24, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Earns 2-0 Triumph Over Hampden-Sydney The Washington and Lee men's soccer team scored a goal in each half as it earned its first ODAC win of the season with a 2-0 triumph over Hampden-Sydney on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Falls in Overtime to EMU, 2-1
    September 20, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Falls in Overtime to EMU, 2-1 LEXINGTON, Va. – Eastern Mennonite University senior forward Mitchell Leap (Harrisonburg, Va./Eastern Mennonite) registered the game-winning goal just 50 seconds into overtime as the Royals snuck past the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team, 2-1, on Tuesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Drops Close 2-1 Match to Roanoke
    September 17, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Drops Close 2-1 Match to Roanoke Roanoke College sophomore midfielder Brian White (Virginia Beach, Va./First Colonial) netted the game-winning goal in the 87th minute as Roanoke College defeated the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team, 2-1, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Draws 0-0 Tie With Randolph-Macon
    September 14, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Draws 0-0 Tie With Randolph-Macon The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team opened up ODAC action with a 0-0 tie at Randolph-Macon on Wednesday afternoon in Ashland.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Falls to DeSales, 4-1
    September 11, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Falls to DeSales, 4-1 The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team fell behind early, dropping a 4-1 decision to DeSales on Sunday morning in its final contest of the Elizabethtown Blue Jay Classic.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Drops Close 1-0 Match to Elizabethtown
    September 10, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Drops Close 1-0 Match to Elizabethtown Elizabethtown held on to an early lead as it defeated the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team, 1-0, on Saturday evening at the Manheim Township Parks & Recreation Complex in Lancaster, Pa.
  • W&L Men's Soccer Games at Elizabethtown Changed
    September 09, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Games at Elizabethtown Changed Due to extreme flooding in Central Pennsylvania, the Washington and Lee men’s soccer games this weekend in the Elizabethtown Blue Jay Classic have been moved from the Elizabethtown College campus.
  • 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 Men's Soccer Opens Season With 4-0 Win Over Bluefield
    September 01, 2011
    W&L Men's Soccer Opens Season With 4-0 Win Over Bluefield BLUEFIELD, Va. – The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team opened its 2011 campaign with a 4-0 victory over Bluefield College on Thursday evening.
  • 2011 Washington and Lee Men's Soccer Preview
    September 01, 2011
    2011 Washington and Lee Men's Soccer Preview Familiarity is often a key to success and, with a roster boasting 20 returnees, Head Men’s Soccer Coach Rolf Piranian expects W&L to build on the end of the season success from 2010, launching it to the top of the ODAC standings in 2011.
  • 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.
  • Men's Soccer Picked to Finish Seventh in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 25, 2011
    Men's Soccer Picked to Finish Seventh in ODAC Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2011 men’s soccer preseason poll on Thursday morning and Washington and Lee was picked to finish seventh in the voting.
  • 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.