24 Holds "Be the Match" Registration DriveOn Saturday, February 4, the Washington and Lee University student organization 24 held a “Be The Match” bone marrow registration drive in the Warner Center and had over 87 people register during the event.
2017 W&L Women's Tennis Season PreviewW&L women's tennis Head Coach Erin Ness, senior captain Brooke Donnelly and sophomore Tessa Hill recently discussed the upcoming season in the 2017 season preview video.
2017 W&L Women's Lacrosse Season PreviewW&L women's lacrosse head coach Brooke Diamond O'Brien and senior captains Maggie Waxter, Hayley Soutter, Parker Hamill and Olivia Sisson recently discussed the upcoming campaign in the 2017 season preview video.
2017 Virginia Lacrosse the Nations CupThe W&L-CNU men's lacrosse game on Wednesday, February 15 will be the first annual Virginia Lacrosse the Nation's Cup. Both team's coaches sit on the Lacrosse the Nations Board of Directors and the teams will play for a trophy that will reside with the winning team each each. This video explains more about Lacrosse the Nations and the 2017 Virginia LTN Cup.
Kleinlein Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District AccoladeThe College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016-17 Academic All-District Men’s Basketball team on Thursday, and Washington and Lee senior guard Andy Kleinlein (Chesterfield, Mo./Chaminade College Prep) was selected to the six-member District 5 team. This is the second time he has earned this honor.
W&L Men's Cross Country Receives USTFCCCA All-Academic HonorsThe United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Academic Team and individual All-Academic award winners on Thursday, and the Washington and Lee men were recognized as a team and had four individuals honored.
W&L's Perszyk Selected for Academic All-District HonorsThe College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016-17 Division III Academic All-District women’s basketball team on Thursday afternoon, and Washington and Lee junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) was named to the seven-member District 5 team.
W&L Women's Cross Country Garners USTFCCCA All-Academic LaurelsThe United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced is All-Academic Teams and individual All-Academic honorees on Thursday and the Washington and Lee women received the team award and had four athletes recognized.
W&L Baseball 2017 Season PreviewHead Coach Lucas Jones, along with seniors Tom Concklin, Cory Paton and Jonny Swenson, recently previewed the upcoming baseball season.
Lizzy Stanton Named ODAC Women's Field Athlete of the WeekThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending February 5, and Washington and Lee senior Lizzy Stanton (Papillion, Neb./Papillion-LaVista South) was named the Women's Field Athlete of the Week.
W&L Men's Tennis Tops ODAC Preseason Coaches PollThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2017 men's tennis preseason coaches poll on Friday morning and Washington and Lee was picked to finish first out of the league's 11 tennis playing schools.
W&L Baseball Picked Third in ODAC Preseason PollThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2017 baseball preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday, and Washington and Lee was picked to finish third out of 11 teams with 80 points and three first-place votes.
W&L Men's and Women's Swimming Recognized by CSCAAThe College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced its Scholar All-America teams on Wednesday for the 2016 fall semester and both Washington and Lee swimming squads were recognized.
W&L's MacQueen and Schammel Earn ODAC Swimmers of the Week HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending January 22, and Washington and Lee first-year Ali MacQueen (Memphis, Tenn. / St. Mary’s Episcopal School) and junior Noah Schammel (Greenville, S.C. / St. Joseph’s) were named ODAC Swimmers of the Week.
Yates and Logue Garner ODAC Athlete of the Week HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending January 15, and Washington and Lee sophomore Samantha Yates (Birmingham, Ala. / St. Paul’s School) was named the Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week, while first-year Sam Logue (Fallston, Md. / Loyola Blakefield) earned the Men’s Swimmer of the Week honor.
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete AwardsWashington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 242 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 prior record for scholar-athletes in the fall or winter term was 224 set during the fall of 2014.
W&L's Rollo Earns ODAC Women's Swimmer of the Week HonorsThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending January 8, and Washington and Lee senior Emily Rollo (Haddonfield, N.J. / Haddonfield Memorial) was named the Women’s Swimmer of the Week.
Murtha Named ODAC Player of the WeekThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Players of the Week on Monday for the Week ending January 1, and junior forward Clayton Murtha (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park) earned the honor for men’s basketball.
W&L's Dyson Earns D3Football.com All-America honorsWashington and Lee senior cornerback Will Dyson (Indian Springs, Ala. / Briarwood Christian) was named to the D3football.com All-America team, which was announced prior to the Stagg Bowl on Friday evening.
W&L's McCabe Named Vice-President of the USILAThe United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) announced on Thursday evening that it recently named Washington and Lee Head Coach Gene McCabe to serve as the organization’s vice-president.
W&L's Waxter Named VaSID Co-Player of the YearThe Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) has announced its 2016 All-State Field Hockey Team and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md. / Roland Park Country School) was named the Co-Player of the Year.
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.