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

  • Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
    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.
  • W&L Announces 2013 Athletic Department Awards
    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.
  • W&L Claims the 2013 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    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.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
    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.
  • Thirteen Generals Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
    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.
  • W&L Announces its 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
    March 08, 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.
  • ODAC Announces Winter Sportsmanship Teams
    March 08, 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.
  • W&L Places 18 Athletes on the All-ODAC Swimming Team
    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.
  • Delaney Rolfe Featured in an ODAC Spotlight Video
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Claims ODAC Championship
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Continues Record-Setting Trend at ODACs
    February 09, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Sets Two Records at ODAC Championships
    February 08, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Goes 2-0 at VMI
    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.
  • W&L's Rolfe Named ODAC Swimmer of the Week
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Defeats Catholic & Marymount
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Defeats Bridgewater, 115-84
    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.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 07, 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.
  • W&L's Emma Swabb Named ODAC Swimmer of the Week
    December 04, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Finishes First at Yellow Jacket Invite
    December 02, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Sits in First at Yellow Jacket Invitational
    December 01, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Goes 1-2 at Carnegie Mellon
    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).
  • W&L Swimming Participates in "Hour of Power" Relay for Sarcoma Research
    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.
  • W&L's Schaffer Named Swimmer of the Week
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Tames the Vixens, 114-78
    November 09, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Places Fourth at Wingate Quad Meet
    November 03, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Competes in Day One of Wingate Quad Meet
    November 02, 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.
  • W&L Swimming Teams Earn National Ranking
    November 01, 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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Flies Past Randolph-Macon, 153-100
    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.
  • Three Generals Recognized By ODAC
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Takes First Place At ODAC Relays
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Edges Mary Washington, 133-129
    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.
  • W&L’s Boles and Foster Recognized by ODAC
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming Goes 1-1 in Season Opener
    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.
  • 2012-13 Women's Swimming Preview
    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.
  • W&L Women's Swimming First In ODAC Preseason Poll
    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.
  • John Geissinger Promoted to Faculty Swimming Position
    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.
  • ODAC Releases 2011-12 Academic All-Conference Team
    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.
  • W&L Announces Athletics Staff Hires
    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.