2014 Washington and Lee Women's Cross Country News Releases
January 15, 2015
Five Student-Athletes to be Inducted into ODK
Several student-athletes will be among those inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa at Washington and Lee University's Founders Day-Omicron Delta Kappa Convocation on Jan. 19 at 5:00 pm at the Wilson Concert Hall in the Lenfest Center for the Arts.
January 13, 2015
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 224 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. The total contains 34 more athletes than any previous fall term and is 14 more than in any previous winter term.
January 8, 2015
Seven Generals Earn ODAC Sportsmanship Team Laurels
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its fall sportsmanship teams for the 2014-15 school year on Thursday afternoon.
November 15, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country Places 11th at NCAA Regional
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country took 11th of 29 teams at the NCAA South/Southeast Region Championship hosted by Berry on Saturday. Emory claimed the team title with 62 points, while Christopher Newport and Centre tied for second (121). The Generals finished with 291 points.
November 1, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country Claims Third at ODAC Championship
Led by three Second Team All-ODAC runners, the Washington and Lee women’s cross country team took third at the ODAC Championship hosted by Guilford on Saturday.
October 29, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country 2014 ODAC Championship Preview
The Washington and Lee women's cross country team travels to Guilford on Saturday to compete at the ODAC Championship. Here is head coach Michael Dager, junior Rachel Solomon, sophomore Kate McCreary and first-year Rachel Steffen previewing the upcoming championship.
October 18, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country Finishes 17th at Gettysburg Invite
Led by first-year Rachel Steffen (Coronado, Calif./Coronado), the Washington and Lee women’s cross country team finished 17th out of 35 teams at the Gettysburg Invitational on Saturday.
September 27, 2014
W&L Women's XC Takes Sixth at Don Cathcart Invite
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team had two Top 10 finishers on its way to placing sixth out of 15 teams at the Don Cathcart Invitational hosted by Salisbury on Saturday.
September 15, 2014
Babington Garners ODAC Athlete of the Week Honor
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending September 14, and Washington and Lee sophomore Alana Babington (Mobile, Ala./St. Paul's Episcopal) was named the Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week for the second consecutive week.
September 13, 2014
W&L Women's XC Claims Second at John Tucker Invitational
Sophomore Alana Babington (Mobile, Ala./St. Paul's Episcopal) won her first collegiate race to pace the Washington and Lee women’s cross country team to a second-place finish at the first annual John Tucker Invitational on Saturday.
September 8, 2014
Strehler and Babington Earn ODAC Runner of the Week Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Runners of the Week on Monday and sophomore Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) garnered the honor on the men’s side and sophomore Alana Babington (Mobile, Ala./St. Paul's Episcopal) earned the recognition on the women’s side for the week ending September 7.
September 6, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country Finishes Fourth at the Sewanee Invitational
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team opened its 2014 season on Saturday at the 6K Sewanee Invitational. The Generals placed fourth out of the seven teams at the meet with 87 points.
September 4, 2014
W&L Women's Cross Country 2014 Season Preview
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country program starts a new era this weekend when it opens the 2014 season at the Sewanee Invitational. The Generals are now under the direction of Head Coach Michael Dager. He begins his first season with the squad this fall, after serving as the head men’s and women’s cross country coach at Gwynedd Mercy the last five years.
August 22, 2014
W&L Women's XC Tabbed Third in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2014 women’s cross country preseason coaches’ poll on Friday, and Washington and Lee took third with 70 points.
May 13, 2014
W&L Announces 2014 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening. The event, made possible by the generosity of the Brookby Family, honors student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2013-14 school year a tremendous success.