May 19, 2010
W&L Athletics Claims 2010 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the 2010 Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the seventh-straight year.
May 18, 2010
Sutherland and Goetsch Named Top W&L Athletes
Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 18 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior soccer/track & field athlete Maggie Sutherland (Pittsburgh, Pa./Sewickley Academy) and senior basketball/track & field athlete Ben Goetsch (Timonium, Md./Gilman), who were selected as the Pres Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.
May 3, 2010
Numerous W&L Students Earn Scholar-Athlete Awards During Winter Term
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 176 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 9, 2010
W&L Men's and Women's XC Teams Earn All-Academic Honors
The Washington and Lee mens and womens cross country teams were both honored as U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Teams as announces by the USTFCCCA recently.
March 2, 2010
Three W&L Women's XC Athletes Honored by USTFCCCA
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) recently announced its All-Academic honorees for the 2009 cross country season and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored.
January 11, 2010
Numerous W&L Students Earn 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 3.500.
November 21, 2009
W&L's Telfeyan Competes at NCAA Nationals
Washington and Lee senior Kat Telfeyan (Chesapeake, Va./Great Bridge) competed at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on Saturday morning in Cleveland, Ohio.
November 14, 2009
W&L Men's and Women's XC in Action at NCAA Regionals
The Washington and Lee mens and womens cross country teams were in action on Saturday morning at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional hosted by Guilford College. The W&L women placed fifth out of 27 teams, while the men finished eighth out of 24 squads.
October 31, 2009
W&L Women's Cross Country Finishes Second at ODAC's
The Washington and Lee womens cross country team, behind five all-conference finishes, captured second place at the 2009 ODAC Cross Country Championships hosted by Roanoke College.
October 17, 2009
W&L Women's Cross Country Finishes in Top 10 at Gettysburg Invite
Senior Kat Telfeyan (Chesapeake, Va./Great Bridge) finished in the Top 10 and the Washington and Lee womens cross country team finished in ninth place out of 28 teams at the Gettysburg Invitational on Saturday.
October 3, 2009
W&L Women's Cross Country Wins EMU Invitational
The Washington and Lee womens cross country team won its second-consecutive meet as it took first out of five teams at the EMU Invitational on Saturday morning.
September 30, 2009
W&L Places 241 Student-Athletes on the ODAC All-Academic Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its 2008-09 All-Academic Team on Wednesday and Washington and Lee placed 241 student-athletes on the list.
September 28, 2009
W&L's Kat Telfeyan Honored by ODAC
Washington and Lee womens cross country senior Kat Telfeyan (Chesapeake, Va./Great Bridge) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference womens cross country athlete of the week for the week ending Sept. 27.
September 26, 2009
W&L Women's Cross Country Wins Maroon Invitational
The Washington and Lee womens cross country team placed five runners in the Top 15 on its way to winning the Maroon Invitational on Saturday morning at Mowels Spring Park.
September 15, 2009
WLUR Fall Sports Show to Air This Evening
The Washington and Lee University radio station, WLUR 91.5, will be conducting its annual fall sports preview this evening (Tuesday, September 15) from 7:30 - 9:30 pm.
September 14, 2009
W&L Cross Country Teams Sweep Weekly Honor
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its athlete of the week honors on Monday afternoon and Washington and Lee captured both the mens and womens cross country awards.
September 12, 2009
W&L Cross Country Teams Host Generals Invitational
The Washington and Lee mens and womens cross country teams both placed second overall as the Generals hosted their season-opening invitational on Saturday morning at the Dick Miller Cross Country Courses.
September 4, 2009
2009 Women's Cross Country Preview
Having won the last five womens cross country ODAC titles, it comes as no surprise that Washington and Lee would once again be picked to run away with the league title. It would almost seem a forgone conclusion for the Generals to grab a sixth-straight crown and 13th league title overall. However, seventh-year head coach Kris Hoey is quick to dispel the notion that her team is a lock to win it all.
September 2, 2009
W&L To Host a Girls Sports Clinic
Washington and Lee University is teaming up with Virginia Amateur Sports, Inc. to provide a sports clinic for girls intended to promote self-esteem and healthy living.
August 24, 2009
ODAC Releases Preseason Cross Country Coaches Polls
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its annual preseason cross country coaches polls on Monday and the Washington and Lee women's team was tabbed to win its sixth-consecutive title, while the men's team was pegged to finish second.
August 17, 2009
Six Generals Earn Academic All-State Honors
Six Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the 2008-09 Virginia Sports Information Director's (VaSID) Academic All-State team. The association recognized 216 student-athletes from the state's 36 institutions of higher learning.
July 10, 2009
W&L Names New Athletic Department Assistants
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the hiring of Rachel Buck, Timothy Cole, Michael Kruger and Megan Moore as staff members within the athletic department.