April 5, 2010

W&L's Farrar Named ODAC Women's Lax Player of the Week

LEXINGTON, Va. – Washington and Lee junior goalkeeper Katharine Farrar (Lexington, Va./Episcopal) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week for the week ending April 4.

Farrar led the 17th-ranked Generals to a 3-0 week, defeating Roanoke College (9-7), Hollins University (22-2) and Lynchburg College (11-5). In a total of 150 minutes over the three games, she allowed 12 goals (4.00 GAA), while registering 20 saves (.625 Sv%), including 10 saves against Roanoke and nine saves against Lynchburg.

This season, Farrar has started 11 of the Generals’ 12 contests, notching a 7-4 record. She has posted a .467 save percentage (78 saves) and 9.23 goals-against average (89 GA) in 578:20 minutes of play.

The W&L women’s lacrosse team is now 8-3 on the season, including a perfect 6-0 in ODAC competition. The Generals return to action on Wednesday as they host 19th-ranked Catholic University at 4:00 pm.

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