2016-17 Washington and Lee Women's Basketball News Releases

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    March 10, 2017
    W&L Announces 2017 Athletics Hall of Fame Class Washington and Lee University has announced the 30th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of October 13-14, 2017.
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    February 24, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to Guilford in ODAC Quarters, 72-55 Seventh-seeded Washington and Lee shot just 28.3 percent (17-60) from the floor, as second-seeded Guilford claimed a 72-55 victory in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Women’s Basketball Tournament on Friday evening at the Salem Civic Center.
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    February 23, 2017
    W&L's Perszyk Garners All-ODAC Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2017 women’s basketball awards on Thursday evening at the annual league banquet at the Salem Civic Center, and junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) was among those honored, earning First Team All-ODAC recognition
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    February 23, 2017
    2017 W&L Women's Basketball ODAC Tournament Preview Head Coach Christine Clancy, along with senior guard Jackie Clifford, junior forward Emma Redding and junior guard Emily Perszyk, preview the ODAC Tournament.
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    February 21, 2017
    Casey leads W&L Women's Basketball to an 88-79 win over Roanoke First-year guard Taylor Casey (Brentwood, Tenn. / Franklin Road Academy) scored a career-high 32 points to lead the seventh-seeded Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to an 88-79 win over 10th-seeded Roanoke in the first round of the ODAC Tournament on Tuesday at the Warner Center.
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    February 19, 2017
    W&L Men's & Women's Basketball Teams Host ODAC Tournament Games The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s basketball teams will host ODAC Tournament First Round games this week.
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    February 18, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Comes Up Just Short Against Guilford, Falling 66-62 Guilford used a 20-5 run in the second quarter to produce a 66-62 win over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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    February 17, 2017
    24 Holds "Be the Match" Registration Drive On Saturday, February 4, the Washington and Lee University student organization 24 held a “Be The Match” bone marrow registration drive in the Warner Center and had over 87 people register during the event.
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    February 15, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Drops a Nail-Biter to Emory & Henry, 63-61 Sophomore guard Taylor Blevins hit a layup with four seconds remaining to lead Emory & Henry to a 63-61 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at the John Rutledge King Center.
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    February 11, 2017
    Clifford Scores Her 1,000th Point as W&L Women's Hoops Downs Hollins, 60-55 Washington and Lee used a 12-0 run midway through the second period to pull away for a 60-55 victory over Hollins in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday at the Warner Center.
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    February 09, 2017
    W&L's Perszyk Selected for Academic All-District Honors The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016-17 Division III Academic All-District women’s basketball team on Thursday afternoon, and Washington and Lee junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) was named to the seven-member District 5 team.
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    February 08, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Edges Shenandoah, 48-44 First-year guard Taylor Casey (Brentwood, Tenn. / Franklin Road Academy) tallied a game-high 19 points to help lead Washington and Lee to a 48-44 victory over Shenandoah in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Shingleton Gymnasium.
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    February 04, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to Virginia Wesleyan 74-62, in OT Virginia Wesleyan recovered from a six-point deficit (57-51) with 46 seconds remaining to produce a 72-64 overtime victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Batten Center.
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    January 31, 2017
    Perszyk Propels W&L Women's Basketball to a 74-68 victory over Randolph-Macon Junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) scored a career-high 37 points on 9-of-15 shooting to help lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to a 74-68 victory over Randolph-Macon in ODAC action on Tuesday night at the Warner Center.
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    January 28, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Stymied by Roanoke, 74-60 Roanoke College used a pair of significant runs in the first half to post a 74-60 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday at the Warner Center.
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    January 25, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Dropped by Randolph, 66-56 Randolph held Washington and Lee to just 25.9 percent (7-27) shooting from the field in the second half en route to claiming a 66-56 victory over the Generals in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at the RAD Center.
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    January 24, 2017
    Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Taylor Casey (1-24) The Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week is first-year Tayor Casey of the women's basketball team. She made a team-record eight triples on Saturday in a win at Bridgewater.
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    January 21, 2017
    Casey Leads W&L Women's Hoops Past Bridgewater, 84-75 First-year guard Taylor Casey (Brentwood, Tenn. / Franklin Road Academy) hit a school-record eight three-pointers and scored a career-high 29 points as the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak with an 84-75 win over Bridgewater on Saturday at Nininger Hall.
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    January 18, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Stumbles to Virginia Wesleyan, 63-47 Virginia Wesleyan forced Washington and Lee into 22 turnovers en route to claiming a 63-47 victory over the Generals in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
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    January 14, 2017
    Hornets Sting W&L Women's Basketball, 70-46 Lynchburg College outscored Washington and Lee 18-4 in the first period en route to a 70-46 victory in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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    January 12, 2017
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 242 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. The prior record for scholar-athletes in the fall or winter term was 224 set during the fall of 2014.
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    January 10, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to Eastern Mennonite, 71-54 Eastern Mennonite held Washington and Lee to just 28.1 percent (9-32) shooting from the field in the second half en route to posting a 71-54 victory over the Generals in ODAC women’s basketball play on Tuesday night at Yoder Arena.
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    January 07, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Roanoke, 93-75 The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team shot 48.0 percent (12-25) from the three-point line to claim a 93-75 victory at Roanoke in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Cregger Center.
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    January 04, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Wins Fourth Straight, Defeats Randolph, 65-62 Washington and Lee rode a 30-point third period to a 65-62 victory over Randolph in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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    December 29, 2016
    W&L Women's Hoops Downs Rhodes to Finish 2-0 at the Sewanee Holiday Classic Washington and Lee limited Rhodes to just 32.8 percent (20-61) shooting and rode a strong second quarter to a 76-53 victory over the Lynx in the final day of the Sewanee Holiday Classic on Thursday afternoon.
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    December 28, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Knocks Off Sewanee, 85-76 Junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) tallied 24 points on 8-of-14 shooting to lift the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to an 85-76 victory over Sewanee in the opening day of the Sewanee Holiday Classic on Wednesday evening.
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    December 19, 2016
    W&L's Perszyk Earns Women's Basketball ODAC Player of the Week Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending December 18, and Washington and Lee junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) was named the Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
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    December 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Maine-Presque Isle, 71-41 Junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) posted a game-high 17 points to help lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to a 71-41 win over Maine-Presque Isle on Sunday afternoon in the consolation game of the Hilton Scranton Poinsettia Classic.
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    December 17, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to No. 3 Scranton, 69-54 Sophomore guard Bridgette Mann scored a game-high 22 points to help lead third-ranked Scranton to a 69-54 victory over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Saturday night in the first day of the Hilton Scranton Poinsettia Classic.
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    December 03, 2016
    Strong Second Half Carries Messiah Past W&L Women's Hoops, 92-59 Messiah used an 18-2 run to start the third period to pull away for a 92-59 victory over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Saturday at the Warner Center.
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    November 29, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Drops an 84-76 Decision to Randolph-Macon Randolph-Macon scored 30 points in the fourth period to claim an 84-76 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening at Crenshaw Gymnasium.
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    November 22, 2016
    Strong Third Period Carries W&L Women's Hoops Past Bridgewater, 71-57 The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team used a 17-4 run to start the second half to post a 71-57 victory over Bridgewater in the ODAC-opener for both teams on Tuesday at the Warner Center.
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    November 19, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Upended by Marymount, 60-54 Marymount out-scored the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team 11-3 over the final 5:58 of the game to come away with a 60-54 win over the Generals in the championship game of the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday at the Verizon Sports Arena.
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    November 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Colorado College, 66-38 The Washington and Lee women's basketball team held Colorado College without a field goal for the opening 6:28 of the game and jumped out to a 9-0 lead en route to posting a 66-38 victory over the Tigers in the opening day of competition at the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Marymount University.
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    November 15, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to No. 22 Mary Washington, 79-64 Junior guard Kendall Parker scored a game-high 25 points to help lead 22nd-ranked Mary Washington to a 79-64 win over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Tuesday night at the Warner Center in the season-opener for both teams.
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    November 15, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball 2016-17 Season Preview The sports information office recently interviewed Christine Clancy, senior Jackie Clifford, and juniors Emma Redding and Emily Perszyk to preview the 2016-17 season.
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    November 03, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Selected Third in ODAC Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016-17 women’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday and Washington and Lee was selected to finish third out of 12 schools.
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    August 02, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Earns WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll ATLANTA, Ga. – The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced the Academic Top 25 Team Honor Rolls for the 2015-16 season and Washington and Lee ranked 15th in Division III.
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    July 15, 2016
    ODAC Announces 2015-16 All-Academic Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2015-16 All-Academic Team on Friday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.
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    July 13, 2016
    Six W&L Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-State Honors The 2015-16 Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team was announced on Tuesday and six Washington and Lee student-athletes were honored among the 234 student-athletes from 41 colleges and universities across the state.
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