W&L Women's Soccer Ranked 20th in NSCAA Top 25The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released its final postseason rankings on Monday and the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team was picked 20th in the Top 25 poll.
LaSala Named State Offensive Lineman of the YearThe Touchdown Club of Richmond has released its 2016 football awards and Washington and Lee junior Michael LaSala (Wilton, Conn. / Wilton) was selected as the College Division Offensive Lineman of the Year for the second consecutive year.
W&L's Maggie Waxter Garners NFHCA All-America AccoladeThe National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-America teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) garnered a spot on the third team.
Strehler Named ODAC Men's Track Athlete of the WeekThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Athletes of the Week for the Week ending December 4, and Washington and Lee senior Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) was named the Men’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week.
Eleven Generals Earn All-ODAC Football HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2016 all-conference football team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee had 11 players honored, while junior linebacker Max Garrett (Fairfield, Conn. / Choate Rosemary Hall) was also honored as the ODAC/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
W&L's Hageboeck and Borst Earn ODAC Swimmer of the Week HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending November 20, and Washington and Lee first-years Emily Hageboeck (Charleston, W.Va. / George Washington) and William Borst (San Antonio, Texas / Ronald Reagan) were named ODAC Swimmers of the Week.
Senior Mackenzie Shand Earns AVCA All-America HonorThe American Volleyball Coaches Association released its 2016 AVCA Division III All-America teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior middle blocker Mackenzie Shand (Saline, Mich./Saline) earned honorable mention accolades for the third straight season.
W&L's MacQueen and Thetford Earn ODAC Swimmer of the Week HonorsWashington and Lee first-year Ali MacQueen (Memphis, Tenn. / St. Mary’s Episcopal School) and junior Tommy Thetford (Birmingham, Ala. / The Altamont) were named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Swimmers of the Week on Monday for the week ending November 13.
W&L Men's Basketball 2016-17 Season PreviewThe W&L men's basketball begins the 2016-17 season on Tuesday at Ferrum. Recently, head coach Adam Hutchinson, along with senior guard Andy Kleinlein and junior forward Clayton Murtha, previewed the upcoming season.
W&L's Ritch and Beck Headline Men's Soccer All-ODAC HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2016 men’s soccer all-conference teams on Thursday and Washington and Lee sophomore Dylan Ritch (Mint Hill, N.C. / Independence) was named the Player of the Year, while junior goalkeeper Gillen Beck (Blacksburg, Va. / Blacksburg) earned the ODAC/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete award.
Shand & Guignon Garner AVCA All-Region RecognitionThe American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) released its 2016 Division III All-Region teams on Thursday, and senior middle blocker Mackenzie Shand (Saline, Mich./Saline) and sophomore outside hitter Meg Guignon (St. Louis, Mo./Visitation Academy) were both honored.
Waxter & Peterson Headline W&L Field Hockey's All-ODAC Award WinnersThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2016 Field Hockey All-Conference teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) was named the Player of the Year, while senior midfielder Kendall Peterson (Towson, Md./Notre Dame Prep) garnered the ODAC/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete award.
Washington and Lee Football - Shenandoah Game NotesWashington and Lee and Shenandoah will be meeting for the fifth time, with the Generals holding a 3-1 edge in the all-time series. W&L has yet to lose to the Hornets at Wilson Field, carrying a 2-0 mark into this week’s match-up.
W&L Women's Soccer Travels to Centre for NCAA TournamentThe National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced its 2016 Division III Women’s Soccer Tournament field on Monday and the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team will travel to Centre to face Hardin-Simmons in first-round action on Saturday.
W&L Women's Soccer to Host ODAC Semifinals and FinalsThe Washington and Lee women's soccer team has earned the No. 1 seed for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament and will host a pair of semifinal contests on Saturday and the championship game on Sunday at Watt Field.
Seven Generals Earn Academic All-District Football HonorsThe College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016 Division III Academic All-District Football squad on Thursday afternoon and Washington and Lee had seven players selected to the 25-member District 5 team.
W&L Field Hockey 2016 ODAC Championship PreviewThe Washington and Lee field hockey team competes in the ODAC Tournament semifinals this Friday against Bridgewater. Recently, head coach Gina Wills, along with senior defender Noelani Schulmeyer, senior midifielder Kendall Peterson and senior forward Maggie Waxter, previewed this weekend's championship.
Shand & Volk Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District HonorsThe College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016 Academic All-District Volleyball teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee senior middle blocker Mackenzie Shand (Saline, Mich./Saline) and junior defensive specialist Katie Volk (Lancaster, Calif./Quartz Hill) were selected to the eight-member District 5 team in the Division III category.