2012-13 Washington and Lee Women's Track & Field 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.

June 7, 2013
Nate Hoey Resigns as Women's Track & Field Coach at W&L
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that Nate Hoey has resigned as head women’s track & field coach to accept the same position as Williams College.

June 7, 2013
Kris Hoey Resigns as Women's XC Coach; Cupido Named Interim Coach
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that Kris Hoey has resigned as head women’s cross country coach and assistant women’s track & field coach, and that current assistant coach Kristin Cupido has been promoted to interim head coach for the 2013 season.

May 31, 2013
Madison & Schultz Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Accolades
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team had two athletes selected to the 2012-13 Capital One Academic All-America Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country Team as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.

May 23, 2013
Fugate Competes at NCAA Women's T&F Championship
Sophomore Janey Fugate ( competed in the 400 meter hurdles on Thursday at the NCAA Division III Women’s Track and Field Championship hosted by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

May 19, 2013
Tallman and Fugate Qualify for NCAA Championships
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on Sunday the individuals who qualified for the 2013 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Championships.

May 17, 2013
Several Generals Named to ODAC/StellarOne Spring Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013 StellarOne Bank Spring Sportsmanship Teams on Friday and several Washington and Lee Generals were among those recognized.

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 13, 2013
Madison Breaks W&L 1,500m Record at Swat Meet
Competing at the final meet before the NCAA Championship, junior Annelise Madison (Roca, Neb./Norris) broke the Washington and Lee women’s track and field 1,500m record at the Swat Final Qualifying Meet on Monday.

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.

May 7, 2013
Thompson Leads W&L Duo at Lynchburg Multi-Event
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team sent two competitors to the Lynchburg Multi-Event on Monday and Tuesday. Senior Marissa Thompson (Chatham, Va./Chatham) took third with 3,686 points in the heptathlon and junior Leigh Dannhauser (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) finished seventh at 2,950 points.

May 5, 2013
Ortiz Sets School Record at Duke Twilight
Senior Molly Ortiz (Ketchikan, Alaska/Ketchikan) set the Washington and Lee women’s track and field school record in the 3,000m steeplechase on Sunday at the Duke Twilight Meet.

May 1, 2013
Three Generals Compete at Liberty Twilight Qualifier
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team had three athletes compete at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier on Wednesday. The event consisted of competitors from Division I, II and III teams, who are looking to achieve qualifying times/marks for the NCAA Championship.

April 25, 2013
Fugate Competes at Historic Penn Relays
For the first time in Washington and Lee women’s track and field history, the Generals had an athlete run at the historic Penn Relays. Sophomore Janey Fugate (Atlanta, Ga./Whitefield Academy) competed in the 400H on Thursday, and finished third among Division III competitors.

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.

April 20, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Takes Second at ODAC Championship
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team totaled a program record 155 points at the ODAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Saturday at Wilson Field. The Generals finished second behind Roanoke (178.5 points) for the team title. Lynchburg was third with 125 points.

April 19, 2013
Schultz Paces W&L Women's T&F at ODAC's
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team took the top two spots in the 10,000m and the 3,000m steeplechase to hold second place after day one of the 2013 ODAC Track and Field Championship at Wilson Field. Lynchburg leads with 57 points, the Generals have 49 points and Roanoke is third (41.5 points).

April 13, 2013
W&L Women's T&F in Action at Johnson C. Smith Invitational
Coming out of exams, the Washington and Lee women’s track and field team competed against Division I, II and III teams at the Johnson C. Smith Invitational on Saturday.

March 30, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Competes at Commonwealth Duals
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team recorded 15 Top 5 finishes on Saturday at the Commonwealth Duals hosted by Christopher Newport. Senior Marissa Thompson (Chatham, Va./Chatham) led the Generals with four second-place finishes.

March 23, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Wraps Up Competition at Carnival
At the second and final day of the W&L Carnival, the Washington and Lee women's track and field team had multiple Top 4 finishes and sophomore Janey Fugate (Atlanta, Ga./Whitefield Academy) broke her own 400H school record for the second consecutive week.

March 22, 2013
Madison & Ortiz Lead W&L Women's T&F on Day One of Carnival
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team hosted the first day of the W&L Carnival on Friday at Wilson Field, and senior Molly Ortiz (Ketchikan, Alaska) and junior Annelise Madison (Roca, Neb./Norris) led the Generals.

March 21, 2013
W&L Celebrates 25 Years of Women's Track and Field
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team is in its 25th year of competition, and will be celebrating the anniversary this weekend at the W&L Track and Field Carnival.

March 18, 2013
Three Generals Named ODAC Athlete of the Week
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named the conference’s athlete of the week in their respective sports for the week ending March 17.

March 16, 2013
Fugate Breaks School Record at Dr. Jack M. Toms Invite
Headlined by a school record in the 400mH by sophomore Janey Fugate (Atlanta, Ga./Whitefield Acadmey), the Washington and Lee women’s track and field team competed at the Dr. Jack M. Toms Invitational hosted by Lynchburg to open the outdoor season on Saturday. The meet consisted of Division II and III teams, and the Generals ended with 18 Top 10 finishes.

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.

March 2, 2013
Katterhagen Breaks Her Own School Record at Last Chance Meet
At the Virginia Tech Last Chance Meet on Saturday, sophomore Jillian Katterhagen (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands) broke her own indoor school pole vault record with a jump of 3.39m (11’02.00”).

February 22, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Claims Second at Indoor ODAC Championship
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team finished second (128 points) by two points at the 2013 Women’s ODAC Indoor Championship on Friday at the Tolsma Indoor Track Center. Roanoke claimed the title with 130 points.

February 16, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Competes at VMI Winter Relays
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field competed at the VMI Winter Relays on Saturday, which consisted of Division I and III athletes.

February 8, 2013
W&L Women's T&F Sets School Record in 4x400m at the Armory
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team competed at the Lafayette-Rider Winter Games on Friday at the historic Armory Track in New York. The meet consisted of Division I, II and III athletes with the Generals taking 11 Top 10 finishes among D-III competitors, highlighted by a school record in the 4x400m.

February 2, 2013
DMR Headlines W&L Women's T&F Results at Hilton Garden Invite
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team sent a small squad of distance athletes to the Hilton Garden Invitational on Saturday, headlined by the DMR.

January 28, 2013
W&L's Katterhagen Named ODAC Women's T&F Athlete of the Week
Washington and Lee sophomore Jillian Katterhagen (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Women’s Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending January 27, as announced by the league on Monday.

January 26, 2013
W&L Women's Track and Field Claims Denison Lid Lifter Title
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team claimed the Denison Lid Lifter title on Saturday, taking first out of five teams. The Generals had six event wins, highlighted by sophomore Jillian Katterhagen (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands). She won the pole vault with an indoor W&L record of 3.36m. Katterhagen broke her own school record, and she also took third in the 60mH with a time of 9.80.

January 14, 2013
Fugate & Kim Earn ODAC Track Athlete of the Week Awards
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its athletes of the week for the week ending January 14 and two Washington and Lee runners were honored.

January 12, 2013
Fugate Sets School Record in 500m at Marietta Ice Breaker
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team competed in its first meet of the New Year on Saturday at the Marietta Icebreaker, and earned wins in five events and 14 Top 5 finishes.

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 1, 2012
Katterhagen Leads Generals at Liberty Kick Off
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team opened the 2012-13 season at the Liberty Kick Off on Saturday, which featured Division I, II and III athletes. The Generals took the top spot among Division III competitors in five events and were in the Top 5 in nine.

November 30, 2012
Women's Track and Field Tabbed Second in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012-13 women's track and field preseason coaches' poll on Friday, and Washington and Lee was picked second out of eight schools. The Generals received one first-place vote and 43 total points.

November 28, 2012
2012-13 Women's Track and Field Season Preview
The Washington and Lee women's track and field team opens the 2012-13 season on Saturday at the Liberty Kick Off.

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 26, 2012
W&L Track & Field Teams Earn Academic Accolades
The Washington and Lee men's and women's track and field teams were honored on Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as 2012 All-Academic Teams.

July 25, 2012
Katterhagen Garners All-Academic Honor From USTFCCCA
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the Division III women’s Scholar Athletes of the Year and the All-Academic honorees on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee rising sophomore Jillian Katterhagen (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands) earned All-Academic laurels.