2013-14 Washington and Lee Men's Track & Field News Releases

July 7, 2014
ODAC Releases 2013-14 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013-14 All-Academic Team on Monday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

June 17, 2014
Tallman and Lee Named ODAC Track and Field Athletes of the Year
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Year on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) took home the male award, while first-year Dana Lee (Nashville, Tenn./St. Cecilia Academy) snagged the women’s honor.

June 5, 2014
Several Generals Named to ODAC Spring Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2014 ODAC Spring Sportsmanship teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored in each of the spring sports sponsored by the conference.

May 29, 2014
Myers & Fishman Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Accolades
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team had two athletes selected to the 2013-14 Capital One Academic All-District Men’s Track and Field and Cross Country Team as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.

May 24, 2014
Tallman Claims National Title in 400m at NCAA Championship
Washington and Lee senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) came from behind in the final 100m to win the national title in the 400m on the final day of the NCAA Division III Track and Field National Championship hosted by Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday.

May 23, 2014
Tallman Advances to 400m Finals at NCAA T&F Championship
Washington and Lee senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) and junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) competed on day two of the Division III NCAA Track and Field Championship on Friday hosted by Ohio Wesleyan. Tallman qualified for Saturday’s final in the 400m, while Jeong fell short in the 100m.

May 22, 2014
W&L's 4x100m Relay Finishes Ninth at NCAA Championship
On day one of the NCAA Division III Men’s Track and Field Outdoor Championship hosted by Ohio Wesleyan on Thursday, the Washington and Lee 4x100m relay set a new school record and finished ninth overall.

May 20, 2014
Tallman Earns USTFCCCA Regional Honor
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its Regional Athletes and Coaches of the Year for the 2014 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) was named the Men’s Track Athlete of the Year for the South/Southeast Region.

May 18, 2014
Six Generals Qualify for the 2014 NCAA Division III T&F Championships
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on Sunday the individuals who qualified for the 2014 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Championships.

May 13, 2014
W&L Claims the 2014 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
For the 12th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Tuesday. The Generals claimed both the Women’s Commissioner’s Cup and the Men’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title.

May 13, 2014
W&L Announces 2014 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening. The event, made possible by the generosity of the Brookby Family, honors student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2013-14 school year a tremendous success.

May 12, 2014
Strehler & McDonald Compete at Ron Althoff Invite
At the Ron Althoff Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan on Monday, first-years Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) and Ian McDonald (Richmond, Va./Douglas S. Freeman) competed for the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team.

May 9, 2014
Tallman & 4x100m Relay Set W&L Records at Dr. Keeler Invite
Led by senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood), the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team set two school records at the Dr. Keeler Invitational hosted by North Central College on Friday.

May 1, 2014
Generals Break Two School Records at Liberty Twilight
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team set two school records at the Liberty Twilight on Thursday. Junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) broke his own record in the 100m, while the 4x400m relay topped a mark that was set over 20 years ago.

April 23, 2014
W&L Men's T&F 18th in USTFCCCA Rankings
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team moved up 66 spots to 18th in the most recent Division III National Team Computer Rankings released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches (USTFCCCA) on Wednesday.

April 22, 2014
A Record Number of W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 210 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.

April 22, 2014
Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Zander Tallman (4-22)
Senior Zander Tallman of the men's track and field team won two individual events and was a part of two winning relays at the ODAC Championship this past weekend to earn the Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honor.

April 19, 2014
Tallman Leads W&L Men's T&F to Third at ODAC's
Senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) was named the Athlete of the Meet at the ODAC Men’s Track and Field Outdoor Track and Field Championship hosted by Roanoke on Saturday, as Washington and Lee finished third overall.

April 18, 2014
Myers Wins Long Jump on Day One of ODAC Championship
Senior Dillon Myers (Foxborough, Mass./Foxborough) won the long jump to lead the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team on day one of the ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship hosted by Roanoke on Friday.

April 17, 2014
2014 W&L Men's Outdoor ODAC Track and Field Preview
The W&L men's track and field team will compete at the 2014 ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Friday and Saturday at Roanoke College.

April 14, 2014
Tallman and Lee Earn ODAC Weekly Honor
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday and two Washington and Lee competitors were recognized for the week ending April 13.

April 12, 2014
Tallman & 4x100m Relay Set W&L Records at Hopkins/Loyola Invite
At the Hopkins/Loyola Invitational on Saturday, senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) and the 4x100m relay set school and meet records to lead the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team.

April 10, 2014
ODAC Announces Fall and Winter Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2013-14 ODAC/StellarOne Fall and Winter Sportsmanship teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored among the 12 sports.

March 29, 2014
W&L Men's T&F Records Nine Event Wins at Commonwealth Duals
Competing against Christopher Newport and Virginia Wesleyan at the Commonwealth Duals, the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team won nine events on Saturday and had five second-place finishes.

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 T&F Sets Two Records on Day Two of Carnival
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team set two school records on day two of the W&L Carnival on Saturday. The 4x100m relay broke the record set last spring, and junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) set the 100m record, which had stood for the last 24 years.

March 21, 2014
Sullivan Leads W&L Men's T&F on Day One of Carnival
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team hosted day one of the W&L Carnival on Friday at Wilson Field.

March 18, 2014
Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Zander Tallman (3-18)
Senior Zander Tallman earned All-America accolades by finishing third in the 400m at the NCAA Championship to earn the Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.

March 15, 2014
Tallman Claims Third in 400m at NCAA Indoor T&F Championship
Washington and Lee senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) finished third in the 400m at the NCAA Division III Men’s Indoor Track and Field Championship on Saturday hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan.

March 14, 2014
Follow the Generals at the NCAA Indoor T&F Championships
Washington and Lee will have three athletes competing at the Division III NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Lincoln, Neb., which start today at 11:00 am central time.

March 14, 2014
Tallman Qualifies for 400m Finals at NCAA Championship
Washington and Le senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) finished eighth in the 400m prelims at the Division III NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championship on Friday hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan to qualify for the finals on Saturday.

March 10, 2014
Jeong, Lee and Tallman Qualify for NCAA Championships
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on Monday the individuals who qualified for the 2014 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships, and first-year Dana Lee, junior Aaron Jeong and senior Zander Tallman each earned a spot.

March 2, 2014
Strehler Honored as W&L Men's T&F Takes Third at ODAC Championship
Washington and Lee finished third at the ODAC Men’s Indoor Track and Field Championship on Sunday at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, Va. Lynchburg claimed the team title with 154 points, Bridgewater was second (118) and the Generals finished with 80 points.

February 27, 2014
2014 Men's T&F Indoor ODAC Championship Preview
The Washington and Lee men's track and field team competes at the ODAC Championship on Sunday, March 2, starting at 12:00 pm.

February 24, 2014
W&L Garners Two Male ODAC Athletes of the Week
Senior pitcher Nate Plein of the baseball team and junior Aaron Jeong of the men's track and field team each earned ODAC Player of the Week honors on Monday.

February 22, 2014
Jeong Breaks W&L 60m Record at Kent State Tune Up
Junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) broke his own W&L record in the 60m on Saturday at the Kent State Tune-Up to lead the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team.

February 8, 2014
McDonald Leads W&L Men's T&F at CNU Invite
First-year Ian McDonald (Richmond, Va./Douglas S. Freeman) led the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team at the Vince Brown Invitational held by Christopher Newport on Saturday.

February 1, 2014
Tallman & Jeong Pace W&L Men's T&F at Bison Open
Senior Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook-Kingswood) and junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) highlighted the men’s track and field team’s performances on day two of the Bison Open on Saturday.

January 31, 2014
Strehler Sets W&L 5,000m Record at Bison Open
First-year Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) set the W&L indoor record in the 5,000m on Friday to lead the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team on day one of the Bison Open hosted by Bucknell.

January 25, 2014
W&L Men's T&F Competes at Marietta Open
The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team competed at the Marietta Open on Saturday, and the Generals took the top three spots in the 800m.

January 18, 2014
Jeong Breaks School Record in 60m at Liberty Kickoff
Junior Aaron Jeong (Federal Way, Wash./Thomas Jefferson) broke his own school record in the 60m on Saturday at the Liberty Kickoff as the Washington and Lee men’s indoor track and field team competed in its first meet of the year.

January 17, 2014
W&L Men's Track and Field 2013-14 Season Preview
The Washington and Lee men's track and field team opens the 2014 indoor season this weekend at the Liberty Kick Off.

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.

December 6, 2013
W&L Men's T&F Tabbed Third in ODAC Indoor Track Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013-14 men’s indoor track and field preseason coaches’ poll on Friday, and Washington and Lee received 47 points to take third out of nine schools.

July 29, 2013
Myers Earns All-Academic Honor From USTFCCCA
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the Division III Men’s Scholar Athletes of the Year and the All-Academic honorees recently, and Washington and Lee rising senior Dillon Myers (Foxborough, Mass./Foxborough) garnered All-Academic laurels. The Generals were also named a USTFCCCA 2013 All-Academic Team.

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.