2014-15 Washington and Lee Men's Swimming News Releases
December 10, 2014
Finals Are Upon Us
Here we are, less than a week from the start of exams. I have no idea where this semester went. I would like it back, please.
December 6, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Finishes First at R-MC Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team wrapped up competition at the Randolph-Macon Invitational on Saturday evening with 767.5 points to finish first out of nine teams.
December 5, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Sits in Second at R-MC Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team earned 210.5 points on day one of the Randolph-Macon Invitational on Friday and are currently second behind R-MC (217) at the two-day meet.
December 3, 2014
The F&M Invitational
W&L swimming competed in the Franklin & Marshall Invitational on Nov. 21-23 in Lancaster, Pa. The Generals completed a tremendous weekend as both the men and women finished in second place at the three-day event. Here are some highlights courtesy of the team.
November 24, 2014
Two W&L Athletes Earn ODAC Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week for the week ending November 23 and Washington and Lee had two athletes honored.
November 23, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Finishes Second at F&M Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team wrapped up competition at the Franklin & Marshall Invitational on Sunday evening. The Generals finished second with 609.5 points behind Stevens Institute of Technology (1005.5).
November 22, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Completes Day Two of F&M Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team picked up 389.5 points on day two of the Franklin & Marshall Invitational to stay in second place behind Stevens Institute of Technology (618.5).
November 21, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Competes at F&M Invitational
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team earned 118 points on day one of the Franklin & Marshall Invitational and are currently second behind Stevens Institute of Technology (164) at the three-day meet.
November 19, 2014
Thanksgiving Break is Fast Approaching
Hi Everyone! The end of the semester is rapidly approaching and our team has been putting in great work in practice and it has definitely shown up in our meets. The team is on their way to the Franklin & Marshall Invite this weekend where we are expecting even more great swims.
November 17, 2014
Three W&L Athletes Garner ODAC Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week for the week ending November 16 and Washington and Lee had three athletes honored.
November 15, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Goes 1-1 Overall at the CMU Tri
First-year Tommy Thetford (Birmingham, Ala. / The Altamont) won two individual events to lead the Washington and Lee men’s swimming team to a 1-1 record in a tri-meet at Carnegie Mellon on Saturday afternoon.
November 12, 2014
The W&L Swimming Family
This weekend our men’s team competed against Hampden-Sydney and our women’s team against Sweet Briar. While both teams won their meets, for me this weekend was less about our swimming and more about our team.
November 7, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Downs Hampden-Sydney, 139-51
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team claimed nine events in a 139-51 triumph over Hampden-Sydney on Friday evening at Prothro Natatorium.
November 5, 2014
W&L's Off Weekend
As the two social chairs of the Washington and Lee Swim Team, we were excited when were asked to write this blog. In the heart of the season it was a luxury to have a full weekend off to socialize, catch up on work, support fellow generals, and clear our heads before big upcoming meets.
October 31, 2014
W&L Swimming's Halloween Practice
Each year, the W&L swimming team holds a fun Halloween practice. We hope that you enjoy this video produced by the team about this year’s Halloween practice!
October 25, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Takes Down Randolph-Macon, 149-110
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team won eight events in its 149-110 victory over Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon at Cy Twombly Pool.
October 23, 2014
Team Recruiting Visits
By definition, to “recruit” someone is to attempt to garner that person’s specific abilities or skills.
October 20, 2014
Holmes and Womack Garner ODAC Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week for the week ending October 19 and Washington and Lee had two swimmers honored.
October 17, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Defeats Mary Washington, 142-120
The Washington and Lee men’s swimming team claimed six event wins on its way to defeating Mary Washington, 142-120, on Friday at Cy Twombly Pool.
October 15, 2014
Road Trippin' to Louisville
“What do you mean there are no power outlets!” was the cry I heard in the girls locker room after I dropped my backpack off on the bus.
October 11, 2014
W&L Men's Swimming Opens 2014-15 Season
The Washington and Lee men’s swim team opened its 2014-15 campaign at the Ralph Wright Natatorium in Louisville, Ky., on Saturday afternoon competing against Centre, Sewanee and Birmingham Southern. The Generals finished first out of the four teams.
October 8, 2014
2014-15 Washington and Lee Swimming Preview
Washington and Lee Head Swimming Coach Kami Gardner and Captains Caroline Hamp, Mary Gabe, Hannah Melkun, Alex Cram and Harris Prichard talk about the upcoming season in this season preview video.
September 29, 2014
W&L Introduces 2014-15 Swimming "The Season"
The Washington and Lee athletics department has announced that it will profile the 2014-15 swimming season through a blog entitled "The Season" much like it produced for volleyball, men's basketball and men's lacrosse last year.
August 11, 2014
W&L Announces Additional Assistant Coaching Hires
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Logan LaBerge and Reba Miller as staff members within the athletic department.
July 14, 2014
W&L Men's and Women's Swimming Honored by CSCAA
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently announced its 2014 Spring CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams for the 2013-14 school year and both Washington and Lee swimming squads were recognized.