2011-12 Washington and Lee Volleyball News Releases

  • Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    May 15, 2012
    Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 15 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior soccer player Kat Lawson (White Post, Va./Clarke County) and senior football player Charlie Westfal (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan), who were selected as the “Pres” Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.
  • W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 09, 2012
    W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the ninth-straight year.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 24, 2012
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 185 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.
  • W&L Announces its 25th Athletic Hall of Fame Class
    March 30, 2012
    W&L Announces its 25th Athletic Hall of Fame Class Washington and Lee University will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its Athletic Hall of Fame in ceremonies on campus the weekend of September 14-15. W&L has announced that five new members will join the 112 former athletes, coaches, administrators and support staff, who have already been honored as the University’s best.
  • W&L Takes Home Three ODAC Player of the Week Awards
    March 19, 2012
    W&L Takes Home Three ODAC Player of the Week Awards Washington and Lee claimed three ODAC Players of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 11, 2012
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 166 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 Volleyball Places Three on VaSID All-State Team
    December 16, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Places Three on VaSID All-State Team The Virginia Sports Information Directors recently announced the 2011 VaSID College Division All-State Volleyball teams and Washington and Lee had three players honored.
  • Seven Generals Named to ODAC Sportsmanship Team
    December 06, 2011
    Seven Generals Named to ODAC Sportsmanship Team Seven Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2011 ODAC/StellarOne Bank Sportsmanship Teams, with one athlete chosen from each fall sport to represent their respective school.
  • AVCA Honors W&L's M.A. Boles for Second Time
    November 10, 2011
    AVCA Honors W&L's M.A. Boles for Second Time The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced its annual all-region teams and for the second year in a row Washington and Lee sophomore M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) was an Honorable Mention All-South Region selection.
  • W&L's Boles Named ODAC Volleyball Player of the Year
    November 07, 2011
    W&L's Boles Named ODAC Volleyball Player of the Year The Washington and Lee volleyball team claimed two of the four major awards handed out by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference as the league announced its 2011 All-Conference Teams on Monday afternoon.
  • W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-1, to Randolph-Macon in ODAC Championship
    November 05, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-1, to Randolph-Macon in ODAC Championship The top-seeded Washington and Lee volleyball team fell, 3-1, second-seeded Randolph-Macon in the ODAC Championship match on Saturday evening in the Warner Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Fends Off Virginia Wesleyan, 3-2, in ODAC Semis
    November 05, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Fends Off Virginia Wesleyan, 3-2, in ODAC Semis The top-seeded Washington and Lee volleyball team received a career-high 25 kills from sophomore outside hitter M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) en route to a 3-2 vin over fourth-seeded Virginia Wesleyan in the semifinal round of the ODAC Championship at the Warner Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Top-Seeded Generals Dispatch No. 8 Hollins, 3-0, in ODAC Quarterfinals
    November 02, 2011
    Top-Seeded Generals Dispatch No. 8 Hollins, 3-0, in ODAC Quarterfinals The top-seeded Washington and Lee volleyball team used a dominant offensive performance to sweep No. 8 Hollins, 3-0, in the quarterfinal round of the ODAC Tournament on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Tripped Up by Juniata, 3-1
    October 29, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Tripped Up by Juniata, 3-1 The Washington and Lee volleyball team completed play at the Emory National Invitational with a 3-1 loss to 12th-ranked Juniata on Saturday afternoon.
  • Eagles Down Generals, 3-0, in Volleyball
    October 28, 2011
    Eagles Down Generals, 3-0, in Volleyball Second-ranked Emory University swept the Washington and Lee volleyball team, 3-0, in W&L’s second match of the Emory National Invitational on Friday evening at the Woodruff P.E. Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Tripped up by No. 5 Heidelberg, 3-1
    October 28, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Tripped up by No. 5 Heidelberg, 3-1 The Washington and Lee volleyball team opened the Emory National Invitational Volleyball Tournament with a 3-1 loss at the hands of No. 5 Heidelberg on Friday evening at the Woodruff P.E. Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-0, at No. 8 Christopher Newport
    October 22, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-0, at No. 8 Christopher Newport The Washington and Lee volleyball team saw 12-match winning streak come to an end with a 3-0 loss at No. 8 Christopher Newport in the Freeman Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Three W&L Athletes Earn ODAC Player of the Week Honors
    October 17, 2011
    Three W&L Athletes Earn ODAC Player of the Week Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its players of the week for the week ending on October 16, and Washington and Lee had three athletes honored.
  • W&L Volleyball Escapes With 3-2 Win Over Lynchburg
    October 15, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Escapes With 3-2 Win Over Lynchburg The Washington and Lee volleyball team rallied from an 0-2 deficit to pull out a 3-2 win over Lynchburg College on Saturday afternoon at Turner Gym.
  • Generals Stuff Randolph College, 3-0, in Volleyball
    October 14, 2011
    Generals Stuff Randolph College, 3-0, in Volleyball The Washington and Lee volleyball team won its 11th-straight match and remained unbeaten in the ODAC with a 3-0 win over Randolph College on Friday night at the RAD Center.
  • Generals Best Yellow Jackets, 3-1, in Volleyball Action
    October 13, 2011
    Generals Best Yellow Jackets, 3-1, in Volleyball Action Playing in front of a raucous home crowd, the Washington and Lee volleyball team prevailed, 3-1, over Randolph-Macon on Thursday evening in the Warner Center.
  • W&L's Leary and Boles Recognized by ODAC
    October 10, 2011
    W&L's Leary and Boles Recognized by ODAC The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Players of the Week for the week ending on October 9 and Washington and Lee senior keeper player Emily Leary (Cincinnati, Ohio/Kings) and sophomore outside hitter hitter M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) were named the women’s soccer and volleyball players of the week, respectively.
  • Generals Best Knights, 3-0, in Volleyball
    October 08, 2011
    Generals Best Knights, 3-0, in Volleyball The Washington and Lee volleyball team defeated Southern Virginia 3-0 in its first match on day two of the Maroon Classic hosted by Roanoke College on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Volleyball Sweeps Ferrum 3-0
    October 08, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Sweeps Ferrum 3-0 The Washington and Lee volleyball team finished a 4-0 run through the two-day Maroon Classic hosted by Roanoke College with a dominant 3-0 win over Ferrum on Saturday afternoon at the Bast Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Breezes Past Methodist, 3-1
    October 07, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Breezes Past Methodist, 3-1 The Washington and Lee volleyball team wrapped up day one of the Maroon Classic hosted by Roanoke College with a 3-1 win over Methodist at the Bast Center on Friday evening.
  • W&L Volleyball Takes 3-0 Decision From Emory & Henry
    October 05, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Takes 3-0 Decision From Emory & Henry The Washington and Lee volleyball team continued its winning ways with a 3-0 sweep of Emory & Henry at the King Center on Wednesday evening.
  • Heinsohn and Dee Named ODAC Athletes of the Week
    October 03, 2011
    Heinsohn and Dee Named ODAC Athletes of the Week The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced its Athletes of the Week for the week ending October 2 and Washington and Lee had two players honored.
  • W&L Volleyball Blanks Marlins, 3-0
    October 01, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Blanks Marlins, 3-0 The Washington and Lee volleyball team remained unbeaten in ODAC play with a 3-0 win over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the Batten Center.
  • Generals Sweep UMW, 3-0, in Volleyball Action
    October 01, 2011
    Generals Sweep UMW, 3-0, in Volleyball Action The Washington and Lee volleyball team won its fourth match in a row with a 3-0 win over Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon in a match played at the Jane P. Batten Center on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan.
  • Generals Cruise by Eastern Mennonite, 3-0, in Volleyball
    September 27, 2011
    Generals Cruise by Eastern Mennonite, 3-0, in Volleyball The Washington and Lee volleyball team improved to 15-2 on the season with a 3-0 win over Eastern Mennonite on Tuesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Falls to Marietta, 3-0
    September 24, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Falls to Marietta, 3-0 The Washington and Lee volleyball team dropped a 25-16, 25-21, 25-16 decision to home-standing Marietta in the Pioneer Classic on Saturday morning.
  • W&L Volleyball Defeats John Carroll, 3-2
    September 24, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Defeats John Carroll, 3-2 Washington and Lee wrapped up play in the Pioneer Classic at Marietta on Saturday with a 25-16, 25-9, 23-25, 22-25, 15-11 win over John Carroll on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-1, to Geneva (Pa.)
    September 23, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Falls, 3-1, to Geneva (Pa.) The Washington and Lee volleyball team saw its 13-match winning streak come to an end with a 3-1 loss to Geneva (Pa.) on day one of the Pioneer Classic hosted by Marietta College.
  • W&L Volleyball Soars Past Eagles, 3-0, to Improve to 13-0
    September 20, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Soars Past Eagles, 3-0, to Improve to 13-0 The Washington and Lee volleyball disproved 13 being an unlucky number as the Generals swept Bridgewater College, 3-0, on Tuesday evening in the Warner Center to move to 13-0 on the season.
  • W&L Volleyball Wins 12th Straight, 3-0, Over Maryville
    September 17, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Wins 12th Straight, 3-0, Over Maryville The Washington and Lee volleyball remained unbeaten in 2011 with a 3-0 win over Maryville on Saturday afternoon in the Warner Center.
  • Generals Cruise Past Roanoke, 3-0, in Volleyball
    September 17, 2011
    Generals Cruise Past Roanoke, 3-0, in Volleyball The Washington and Lee volleyball team continued its winning ways with a 3-0 win over Roanoke on Saturday morning at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Extends Win Streak to 10 with 3-0 Win Over Hollins
    September 16, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Extends Win Streak to 10 with 3-0 Win Over Hollins The Washington and Lee volleyball team extended it season-opening win streak to 10 games with a 3-0 win over Hollins University on Friday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Volleyball Moves to 9-0 With 3-0 Sweep of Guilford
    September 13, 2011
    W&L Volleyball Moves to 9-0 With 3-0 Sweep of Guilford The Washington and Lee volleyball team extended its winning streak to nine straight with a 3-0 win over Guilford College on Tuesday evening at Ragan Brown Fieldhouse.
  • Boles Grabs ODAC Volleyball Player of the Week Honors
    September 12, 2011
    Boles Grabs ODAC Volleyball Player of the Week Honors Washington and Lee sophomore outside hitter M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) has been named the ODAC Volleyball Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • Generals Stuff Southern Virginia, 3-1, in Volleyball
    September 10, 2011
    Generals Stuff Southern Virginia, 3-1, in Volleyball The Washington and Lee volleyball team began day two of the W&L Invitational with a 3-1 win over Southern Virginia on Saturday morning in the Warner Center.
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