2014 Washington and Lee Baseball News Releases

April 15, 2014
W&L Baseball Doubleheader Rescheduled for Wednesday
The Washington and Lee baseball doubleheader against Shenandoah scheduled for Tuesday has been moved to Wednesday, starting at 2:00 pm.

April 12, 2014
W&L Baseball Splits Doubleheader at Hampden-Sydney
The Washington and Lee baseball team scored 14 runs in a doubleheader split at Hampden-Sydney on Saturday. The Generals (14-9, 7-7 ODAC) took an early lead and held on for a 6-5 victory in the opener. In game two, W&L scored six combined runs in the final two innings, but the Tigers (23-12, 7-9 ODAC) stifled the late rally for a 9-8 win.

April 11, 2014
W&L Baseball Raises Over $1,400 for Komen Foundation
The Washington and Lee baseball team recently held its second annual breast cancer awareness game on Saturday, March 15. Following the conclusion of the event, the total amount contributed by the Generals and given to the Susan G. Koman Foundation was over $1,400.

April 2, 2014
Generals' Rally Falls Short in 10-9 Loss to Bridgewater
Despite a rally in the ninth inning, the Washington and Lee baseball team fell to Bridgewater, 10-9, on Wednesday at Cap’n Dick Smith Field.

April 1, 2014
Offense Leads W&L Baseball to 17-10 Win at EMU
The Washington and Lee baseball team scored nine combined runs in the first three innings, and held on for a 17-10 victory at Eastern Mennonite on Tuesday.

March 30, 2014
W&L Baseball Doubleheader Against E&H Postponed
The W&L baseball doubleheader against Emory & Henry scheduled for Sunday has been postponed. A make-up date will be set at a later time.

March 28, 2014
W&L Baseball Moves Doubleheader to Sunday
The Washington and Lee baseball doubleheader scheduled for Saturday at noon against Emory & Henry has been pushed to Sunday at 12:00 pm.

March 27, 2014
W&L Baseball Falls to Eastern Mennonite, 7-4
The Washington and Lee baseball team gave up six runs with two-outs on Thursday en route to a 7-4 loss to Eastern Mennonite at Cap’n Dick Smith Field.

March 25, 2014
W&L Baseball Makes Schedule Changes Due to Snow
The Washington and Lee baseball team has announced schedule changes for this week's games.

March 24, 2014
Four Generals Garner ODAC Weekly Honor
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday and four Washington and Lee athletes were recognized for the week ending March 23.

March 22, 2014
W&L Baseball Holds Maroons Scoreless in Doubleheader Sweep
The Washington and Lee baseball team held Roanoke scoreless in two games on Saturday, as the Generals (12-6, 5-4 ODAC) swept the Maroons (5-11, 1-7 ODAC) in an ODAC doubleheader.

March 21, 2014
W&L Baseball Knocks Off Bridgewater, 5-2
Sophomore right-hander Kyle Tipping (Green Lane, Pa. / The Hill School) allowed just one earned run over 6.0 innings of work to lead the Washington and Lee baseball team past Bridgewater by a score of 5-2 on Friday afternoon.

March 18, 2014
W&L Baseball Announces Schedule Changes
The Washington and Lee baseball team has announced schedule changes for this week. Due to the snowfall the Rockbridge area received on Monday, the game slated at home against Tufts on Thursday has been canceled. It will not be made up.

March 17, 2014
W&L Baseball Game at Bridgewater Postponed
The Washington and Lee baseball game at Bridgewater scheduled for Tuesday at 4:00 pm has been postponed.

March 15, 2014
W&L Baseball Drops Two Games to Guilford, 13-5 and 4-2
The Washington and Lee baseball team gave up 17 runs en route to being swept by Guilford in a doubleheader on Saturday at Cap'n Dick Smith Field.

March 12, 2014
W&L Baseball Game Against Stevenson Canceled
The Washington and Lee baseball game against Stevenson scheduled for Wednesday at Cap’n Dick Smith Field has been canceled.

March 11, 2014
W&L Baseball Continues Its Fight Against Breast Cancer
The Washington and Lee baseball team will be hosting its second annual breast cancer awareness game this Saturday, March 15. In conjunction with the Susan G. Komen Passionately Pink for the Cure, the event will begin at 11:00 am, with the Generals taking on Guilford in a doubleheader at 12:00 pm.

March 10, 2014
W&L Baseball Rallies to Beat Marymount, 8-4
The Washington and Lee baseball team scored seven runs in the final five innings on its way to a come from behind 8-4 victory over Marymount on Monday at Cap’n Dick Smith Field.

March 9, 2014
R-MC Holds W&L Baseball to One Run in Doubleheader Sweep
The Washington and Lee baseball team stranded 26 runners and gave up four unearned runs, as Randolph-Macon swept the Generals in a doubleheader on Sunday at Cap’n Dick Smith Field.

March 7, 2014
W&L Baseball Moves Doubleheader Against R-MC to Sunday
The Washington and Lee baseball team’s scheduled ODAC doubleheader against Randolph-Macon on Saturday has been moved to Sunday, starting at 1:00 pm.

March 4, 2014
W&L Baseball Postpones Wednesday's Game Against Bridgewater
The Washington and Lee baseball game against Bridgewater scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to snowy conditions making Cap’n Dick Smith Field unplayable. The contest will now be played on Wednesday, April 2, at 4:00 pm.

March 2, 2014
W&L Baseball Scores 23 in Sweep at Lynchburg
The Washington and Lee baseball team scored 23 runs on Sunday in a doubleheader sweep at Lynchburg.

February 28, 2014
W&L Baseball Announces Changes to Weekend Schedule
The Washington and Lee baseball team’s doubleheader scheduled for Saturday at Lynchburg has been moved to Sunday at 12:00 pm.

February 25, 2014
Late Rally Carries W&L Baseball Past SVU, 4-2
Washington and Lee scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to post a 4-2 victory over Southern Virginia in baseball on Tuesday afternoon at Smith Field.

February 25, 2014
Generalssports.com Athelte of the Week Nate Plein (2-25)
Senior pitcher Nate Plein nearly threw a perfect game on Saturday against UMPI to earn the Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honor.

February 24, 2014
W&L Garners Two Male ODAC Athletes of the Week
Senior pitcher Nate Plein of the baseball team and junior Aaron Jeong of the men's track and field team each earned ODAC Player of the Week honors on Monday.

February 24, 2014
W&L Baseball Moves Game Against Southern Virginia
The Washington and Lee baseball team’s game against Southern Virginia on Wednesday has been moved to Tuesday at 3:00 pm due to weather.

February 23, 2014
W&L Baseball Tops SUNY Oneonta, 8-2
The Washington and Lee baseball team notched four runs in the first inning on its way to an 8-2 victory over SUNY Oneonta on Sunday at Cap’n Dick Smith Field.

February 22, 2014
Plein Nearly Perfect as W&L Baseball Sweeps UMPI
Senior Nate Plein (El Cajon, Calif./St. Augustine) just missed throwing a perfect game, and the Washington and Lee baseball team scored a combined 27 runs in a doubleheader sweep of UMaine-Presque Isle on Saturday.

February 21, 2014
W&L Baseball Announces Schedule Changes
The Washington and Lee baseball team has announced schedule changes for this weekend’s games.

February 20, 2014
W&L Baseball Game Against Post Canceled
The Washington and Lee baseball team’s game against Post on Sunday has been canceled. Due to travel and weather related issues, the Eagles will not be making the trip to Lexington.

February 19, 2014
W&L Baseball Falls to Averett in Extra Innings, 5-4
Junior rightfielder Andrew Davies belted a solo home run to left field in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift Averett to a 5-4 win over Washington and Lee in baseball action on Wednesday afternoon at Owen-Fulton Field.

February 18, 2014
First-Inning Home Run Propels W&L Baseball to 5-2 Win
A three-run home run by first-year third baseman Ryan Weston (Rolling Hills Estates, Calif./Palos Verdes Peninsula) propelled the Washington and Lee baseball team to a 5-2 victory at North Carolina Wesleyan on Tuesday.

February 14, 2014
W&L Baseball's Doubleheader at Marymount Postponed
The Washington and Lee baseball team’s doubleheader at Marymount on Sunday has been postponed.

February 9, 2014
W&L Baseball Opens 2014 with a Split at Greensboro
Sophomore right fielder Luke Myer (Durham, N.C./Duham Academy) totaled three RBI and junior left fielder Drew Weprinsky (Atlanta, Ga./Westminster) recorded three hits in the second game of a doubleheader to lead the Washington and Lee baseball team to a split at Greensboro on Sunday.

February 7, 2014
W&L Baseball 2014 Season Preview
The Washington and Lee baseball team opens up the 2014 season on Sunday at Greensboro at 1:00 pm.

January 30, 2014
W&L Baseball Picked Seventh in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2014 baseball preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday, and Washington and Lee was picked to finish in a tie for seventh out of 11 schools with 46 points.

January 16, 2014
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 190 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.

September 4, 2013
W&L Athletics to Broadcast Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions
Washington and Lee University will induct its 26th class to the Athletic Hall of Fame on campus this weekend.

July 16, 2013
ODAC Releases 2012-13 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012-13 All-Academic Team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.