2012-13 Washington and Lee Women's Swimming News Releases

June 18, 2013
Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2012-13 Academic All-State Team on Tuesday, and six Washington and Lee student-athletes made the squad.

May 14, 2013
W&L Announces 2013 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening, honoring student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2012-13 school year as successful as any in recent memory.

May 10, 2013
W&L Claims the 2013 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
For the 11th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Friday. The Generals claimed both the Women’s Commissioner’s Cup and the Men’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title.

April 24, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 179 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.

March 14, 2013
Thirteen Generals Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
Washington and Lee University is set to induct 49 members into the Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society at a convocation on March 14. Among the inductees are 13 student-athletes who have distinguished themselves in the classroom and on the playing fields.

March 8, 2013
W&L Announces its 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University has announced the 26th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of September 6-7, 2013.

March 8, 2013
ODAC Announces Winter Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2013 ODAC/Stellar One Winter Sportsmanship teams and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored among the five winter sports.

February 15, 2013
W&L Places 18 Athletes on the All-ODAC Swimming Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its all-conference swimming teams on Thursday afternoon and Washington and Lee was well-represented after claiming its sixth consecutive league title.

February 15, 2013
Delaney Rolfe Featured in an ODAC Spotlight Video
Senior swimmer Delaney Rolfe is featured in this Old Dominion Athletic Conference spotlight video.

February 10, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Claims ODAC Championship
The Washington and Lee women’s team recorded 1000 points over three days of competition to claim the 2013 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship on Sunday at the Greensboro Aquatics Center.

February 9, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Continues Record-Setting Trend at ODACs
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team set four more school records to stay in first place with 653 points after competition on day two at the ODAC Championships on Saturday.

February 8, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Sets Two Records at ODAC Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team set two school records and sits in first place with 294 points after day one of competition at the ODAC Championships on Friday at the Greensboro Aquatics Center.

January 26, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Goes 2-0 at VMI
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team claimed nine wins in defeating Virginia Military Institute, 69-37, and Ferrum, 74-21, on Saturday at the Clark King Pool on the campus of VMI.

January 21, 2013
W&L's Rolfe Named ODAC Swimmer of the Week
Washington and Lee senior Delaney Rolfe (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week for the week ending January 20, as announced by the league on Monday.

January 19, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Defeats Catholic & Marymount
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team wrapped up its home schedule with a 154-101 win over Catholic and a 156-101 win over Marymount on Saturday afternoon at the Cy Twombly Pool.

January 12, 2013
W&L Women's Swimming Defeats Bridgewater, 115-84
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team claimed six event wins, as the Generals defeated Bridgewater, 115-84, on Saturday afternoon in Cy Twombly Pool.

January 7, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 177 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 4, 2012
W&L's Emma Swabb Named ODAC Swimmer of the Week
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Players of the Week for the week ending December 2 and Washington and Lee first-year Emma Swabb (Erie, Pa./McDowell) was named the Swimmer of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday.

December 2, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Finishes First at Yellow Jacket Invite
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team wrapped up day two of competition at the Yellow Jacket Invitational with six more event wins and a first-place finish on Sunday afternoon at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center.

December 1, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Sits in First at Yellow Jacket Invitational
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team took over the competition on day one of the Yellow Jacket Invitational with first-place finishes in every event, hosted by Randolph-Macon at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center on Saturday.

November 17, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Goes 1-2 at Carnegie Mellon
The Washington and Lee women's swimming team was in action on Saturday at Carnegie Mellon. The Generals defeated Allegheny by a score of 182-77, but fell to Rochester (132-130) and the host Tartans (163-94).

November 14, 2012
W&L Swimming Participates in "Hour of Power" Relay for Sarcoma Research
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s swimming teams participated in the annual Ted Mullin “Leave it in the Pool Hour of Power” Relay, sponsored by Carleton College on Wednesday morning.

November 12, 2012
W&L's Schaffer Named Swimmer of the Week
Washington and Lee first-year Sarah Schaffer (Wheaton, Ill./Wheaton Warrenville South) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week for the week ending November 11, as announced by the league on Monday.

November 9, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Tames the Vixens, 114-78
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team set four new pool records at the Prothro Natatorium as the Generals took down Sweet Briar, 114-78, on Friday evening.

November 3, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Places Fourth at Wingate Quad Meet
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team finished competition at the Wingate Quad meet to place fourth on Saturday afternoon at the Mecklenburg Aquatics Center.

November 2, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Competes in Day One of Wingate Quad Meet
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team sits in fourth place with 182 points at the Wingate Quad Meet after Friday evening’s day one competition at the Mecklenburg Aquatics Center.

November 1, 2012
W&L Swimming Teams Earn National Ranking
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s swimming teams are both ranked in the initial Endless Pools/CollegeSwimming.com Division III Top 25, which was released on Tuesday.

October 27, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Flies Past Randolph-Macon, 153-100
First-year Stephanie Foster (Columbia, Md./Long Reach) recorded three first-place finishes to lead the Washington and Lee women’s swimming team past Randolph-Macon, 153-100, on Saturday afternoon in Cy Twombly Pool.

October 22, 2012
Three Generals Recognized By ODAC
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Players of the Week for the week ending October 21 and Washington and Lee had three players honored.

October 20, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Takes First Place At ODAC Relays
Setting a new meet record in the 300 IM relay, the Washington and Lee women’s swimming team flew past its competition and led nine teams with 454 points at the ODAC Relays at Cy Twombly Pool on Saturday afternoon.

October 19, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Edges Mary Washington, 133-129
Washington and Lee senior Izzy Brassfield (Greensboro, N.C./Greensboro Day School) recorded three first-place finishes to lead the Generals to a 133-129 victory over Mary Washington on Friday evening at Cy Twombly Pool.

October 15, 2012
W&L’s Boles and Foster Recognized by ODAC
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week for the week ending October 14 and Washington and Lee had two players honored.

October 13, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming Goes 1-1 in Season Opener
The Washington and Lee women’s swimming team opened its 2012-13 campaign with a 184-78 win over Centre College on Saturday afternoon.

October 12, 2012
2012-13 Women's Swimming Preview
The Washington and Lee women's swimming team will vie for its 23rd ODAC Championship with a crew of talented upperclassmen and newcomers.

October 12, 2012
W&L Women's Swimming First In ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012 preseason women’s swimming poll on Friday afternoon and Washington and Lee was picked to finish atop the standings.

July 31, 2012
John Geissinger Promoted to Faculty Swimming Position
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that John Geissinger has been promoted from a non-faculty position of assistant swimming coach to the faculty position of assistant swimming coach and assistant professor of physical education.

July 30, 2012
ODAC Releases 2011-12 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2011-12 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

July 12, 2012
W&L Announces Athletics Staff Hires
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Greg Doyle and Domineque Scott as staff members within the athletic department.