2011-12 Washington and Lee Men's Cross Country News Releases

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.

May 9, 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.

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.

February 16, 2012
W&L XC Teams Earn All-Academic Laurels From USTFCCCA
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s cross country teams have been honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as 2011 All-Academic Teams the organization announced recently.

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.

December 6, 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.

November 12, 2011
W&L Men's Cross Country Takes 17th at NCAA Regional
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team took part in the NCAA South/Southeast Regional meet at Texas Lutheran University and came away with a 17th-place finish out of 23 teams on Saturday afternoon.

October 29, 2011
Generals' Men's Cross Country Earns 6th-place Finish at ODACs
Washington and Lee’s men’s cross country team finished in sixth place out of 10 teams at the ODAC Championships hosted by Lynchburg College on Saturday afternoon.

October 15, 2011
W&L Men's Cross Country in Action at Oberlin
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team traveled to Oberlin College on Saturday to take part in the Oberlin Inter-Region Rumble and the Generals came away with a 24th-place finish out of 34 teams in what was a very competitive field.

September 30, 2011
W&L Men's Cross Country Earns Top-10 Finish at Lehigh
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team finished in 10th place out of 42 teams in the Collegiate White Race as part of the Lehigh Paul Short Invitational on Friday afternoon.

September 24, 2011
W&L Men's Cross Country Places 11th at Dickinson Long-Short Invite
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team took part in the Dickinson Long-Short Invitational on Saturday afternoon, placing 11th out of 16 teams in the combined event.

September 10, 2011
W&L Men's XCountry Finishes Second at the Generals Invite
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team opened its 2011 season by hosting the Generals Invitational on Saturday morning at the Dick Miller Cross Country Course.

September 6, 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.

August 29, 2011
Generals picked Sixth in ODAC Men's XC Preseason Poll
The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team was picked to finish sixth out of 10 teams by league coaches in the recently released ODAC Men’s Cross Country Preseason Poll.

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.