2012-13 Washington and Lee Men's Swimming News Releases

June 18, 2013
Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2012-13 Academic All-State Team on Tuesday, and six Washington and Lee student-athletes made the squad.

June 4, 2013
Marsh and Sykes Named Academic All-Americans
The College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA) announced its 2013 Capital One Division III Academic All-America At-Large teams on Tuesday and Washington and Lee had two athletes honored.

May 17, 2013
Three Generals Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Laurels
Three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2012-13 Capital One Academic All-America All-District At-Large teams as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Friday.

May 14, 2013
W&L Announces 2013 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening, honoring student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2012-13 school year as successful as any in recent memory.

April 24, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 179 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.

March 23, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Competes in Final Day of NCAAs
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team wrapped up competition at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday at the Conroe ISD Natatorium.

March 22, 2013
Marsh Swims in Day Three of the NCAA Championships
Washington and Lee senior Wayde Marsh (Milford, Del. / Salesianum School) was the lone participate for the Generals on Friday at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships.

March 21, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Relays Compete at NCAA Championships
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team currently sits in 19th place with 25 points after the completion of day two at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships on Thursday at the Conroe ISD Natatorium.

March 20, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Posts Two All-America Performances at NCAAs
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team kicked off competition at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships with two All-America performances on Wednesday evening at the Conroe ISD Natatorium.

March 14, 2013
Thirteen Generals Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
Washington and Lee University is set to induct 49 members into the Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society at a convocation on March 14. Among the inductees are 13 student-athletes who have distinguished themselves in the classroom and on the playing fields.

March 8, 2013
W&L Announces its 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University has announced the 26th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of September 6-7, 2013.

February 28, 2013
Four Generals Selected to Compete at NCAA Men's Swimming Championships
Four members of the Washington and Lee men’s swimming team have been selected to compete at the 2013 NCAA Division III Championships to be held on March 20-23 in Shenandoah, Texas.

February 16, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Finishes Sixth at BMC Championships
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team wrapped up competition at the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships on Saturday, recording 251 points to place sixth.

February 15, 2013
200 Medley Relay Leads W&L Men's Swimming on Day 3 of BMC Championship
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team sits in sixth place with 178 points after the third day of the 2013 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championship on Friday.

February 14, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Wraps Up Fantastic Second Day at the BMC Championships
The Washington and Lee men's swimming team had a successful second day of action at the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships held at the Mecklenburg Aquatic Center.

February 13, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Kicks Off Competition at BMC Championships
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team opened up the 2013 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships on Wednesday evening, sitting third with 48 points.

January 26, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Defeats VMI, 169-90
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team won 11 events in a 169-90 victory over Virginia Military Institute on Saturday at the Clark King Pool on the campus of VMI.

January 19, 2013
W&L Men's Swimming Knocks Off Catholic & Marymount
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team won both relays and nine individual events en route to a pair of wins on Saturday at the Cy Twombly Pool.

January 7, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 177 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.

December 2, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Takes Top Spot at Yellow Jacket Invite
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team claimed three more event wins to wrap up day two competition at the Yellow Jacket Invitational on Sunday afternoon, held at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center.

December 1, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming In First Place at Yellow Jacket Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team featured eight first-place finishes to lead the field after day one with 778 points at the Yellow Jacket Invitational on Saturday at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center.

November 26, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Ranked 14th in CSCAA National Poll
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently released its first dual meet Top 20 for the 2012-13 season and the Washington and Lee men’s swimming team is tied for 14th place.

November 17, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Wins a Pair at Carnegie Mellon
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team was in action on Saturday at Carnegie Mellon. The Generals defeated both Rochester (173.50-88.50) and Allegheny (166-96), but fell to CMU, 132.50-129.50.

November 5, 2012
W&L's Sykes Named BGMC Swimmer of the Week
Senior Rick Sykes (Wellesley, Mass./Wellesley) has been named the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Swimmer of the Week, as announced by the league on Monday.

November 3, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Finishes Fifth at Wingate Quad Meet
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team finished competition at the Wingate Quad Meet to take fifth place on Saturday afternoon at the Mecklenburg Aquatics Center.

November 2, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Competes in Day One of Wingate Quad Meet
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team is fourth after day one of competition at the Wingate Quad Meet on Friday evening at the Mecklenburg Aquatics Center.

November 1, 2012
W&L Swimming Teams Earn National Ranking
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s swimming teams are both ranked in the initial Endless Pools/CollegeSwimming.com Division III Top 25, which was released on Tuesday.

October 27, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Downs Randolph-Macon, 145-103
Senior Rick Sykes (Wellesley, Mass./Wellesley) recorded an NCAA B-cut time of 20.90 in the 50 free to lead the Washington and Lee men’s swimming team to a 143-103 win over Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon in Cy Twombly Pool.

October 19, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Takes Down Mary Washington, 143-119
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team claimed seven first-place finishes in a 143-119 win over Mary Washington on Friday evening at Cy Twombly Pool.

October 18, 2012
W&L's Sykes Named Division III Swimmer of the Week
Washington and Lee senior Rick Sykes (Wellesley, Mass./Wellesley) has been named the Councilman Hunsaker Division III Men’s Swimmer of the Week for the week ending October 14, as announced by CollegeSwimming.com.

October 13, 2012
W&L Men's Swimming Goes 1-1 in Season Opener
Five event wins guided the Washington and Lee men’s swimming team to a 216-63 season-opening win over Centre College on Saturday afternoon.

October 12, 2012
2012-13 Men's Swimming Preview
The Washington and Lee men's swimming team prepares to make another statement at the national level during the 2012-13 campaign as Head Coach Kami Gardner has taken over leadership.

September 13, 2012
Watch the W&L Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions Live!
This weekend, Washington and Lee will honor a special group of individuals who will be inducted into the school’s 25th anniversary class for its Athletic Hall of Fame.

July 31, 2012
John Geissinger Promoted to Faculty Swimming Position
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that John Geissinger has been promoted from a non-faculty position of assistant swimming coach to the faculty position of assistant swimming coach and assistant professor of physical education.

July 30, 2012
ODAC Releases 2011-12 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2011-12 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

July 12, 2012
W&L Announces Athletics Staff Hires
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Greg Doyle and Domineque Scott as staff members within the athletic department.