• Beall and Webb Named Assistant Coaches at W&L
    June 23, 2010
    Beall and Webb Named Assistant Coaches at W&L Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the addition of Jane Beall and Jonathan Webb as assistant coaches with the Generals’ athletic department staff.
  • Four Generals Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams
    May 20, 2010
    Four Generals Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams The College Sports Information Directors of America released its 2010 ESPN The Magazine men’s and women’s academic all-district at-large teams on Thursday morning and Washington and Lee placed four athletes on the first or second teams for the District III College Division.
  • W&L Athletics Claims 2010 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    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.
  • Sutherland and Goetsch Named Top W&L Athletes
    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.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Scholar-Athlete Awards During Winter Term
    May 03, 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.
  • NFHCA Recognizes W&L Field Hockey Team
    March 26, 2010
    NFHCA Recognizes W&L Field Hockey Team The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) recently announced its National Academic Team Award recipients, as well as its National Academic Squad and W&L was well represented.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Scholar-Athlete Awards
    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.
  • W&L Field Hockey Places Two Athletes on All-State Teams
    January 05, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Places Two Athletes on All-State Teams The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) recently announced their College Division All-State Field Hockey teams and Washington and Lee had a pair of athletes honored.
  • W&L's Sallie Armstrong Earns NFHCA All-Region Honors
    November 17, 2009
    W&L's Sallie Armstrong Earns NFHCA All-Region Honors Washington and Lee senior Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) was recently named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Second Team All-South Region squad.
  • W&L Field Hockey Places Five Athletes on All-ODAC Teams
    November 09, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Places Five Athletes on All-ODAC Teams Washington and Lee Head Field Hockey Coach Wendy Orrison and five W&L athletes were honored as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its field hockey postseason awards on Monday.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to EMU in ODAC Semifinals, 3-1
    November 03, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Falls to EMU in ODAC Semifinals, 3-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team saw its season end with a 3-1 loss to Eastern Mennonite in the semifinal round of the ODAC Tournament on Tuesday evening at the EMU Turf Field.
  • W&L FH Advances in ODAC's With 4-0 Win Over Roanoke
    October 31, 2009
    W&L FH Advances in ODAC's With 4-0 Win Over Roanoke The Washington and Lee field hockey team extended its shutout streak to six games with a 4-0 win over Roanoke in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L's Sallie Armstrong to Play in Division III All-Star Game
    October 30, 2009
    W&L's Sallie Armstrong to Play in Division III All-Star Game Washington and Lee senior forward Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) has been selected to play in the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Senior All-Star game.
  • W&L Field Hockey to Host ODAC Tournament Game
    October 27, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey to Host ODAC Tournament Game The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced the pairings for the 2009 ODAC Field Hockey Tournament on Monday afternoon and Washington and Lee is set to host a first round game.
  • W&L Posts Fifth-Straight Shutout, 6-0 Over Virginia Wesleyan
    October 24, 2009
    W&L Posts Fifth-Straight Shutout, 6-0 Over Virginia Wesleyan Senior forward Steph Mansey (Mendham, N.J./Randolph) notched a hat trick and senior forward Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) added two goals and an assist as the Washington and Lee field hockey team set a school-record with its fifth-consecutive shutout with a 6-0 win over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the National Training Center.
  • W&L FH Team Posts Fourth-Straight Shutout, 3-0 Over Sewanee
    October 20, 2009
    W&L FH Team Posts Fourth-Straight Shutout, 3-0 Over Sewanee The Washington and Lee field hockey team won its fourth-straight game via shutout, with a 3-0 win over Sewanee on Tuesday evening at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Defeats Rhodes, 1-0, in OT
    October 18, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Defeats Rhodes, 1-0, in OT The Washington and Lee field hockey team posted its third-straight shutout win with a 1-0 overtime victory over Rhodes on Sunday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Game at St. Mary's is Canceled
    October 15, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Game at St. Mary's is Canceled The Washington and Lee field hockey team's game at St. Mary's College of Maryland scheduled to take place today has been canceled due to inclement weather. The game will not be made up.
  • W&L Field Hockey Stifles Roanoke, 7-0
    October 13, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Stifles Roanoke, 7-0 Senior forward Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) tallied two goals and an assist and first-year midfielder Katharine Price (Concord, Mass./Concord-Carlisle) notched a pair of goals as the Washington and Lee field hockey team blanked Roanoke, 7-0, on Tuesday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanks Bridgewater, 5-0
    October 10, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Blanks Bridgewater, 5-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey team improved to 3-2 in conference play with a 5-0 shutout of Bridgewater at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Athletics Declares Saturday's Homecoming Games as a "Blue Out"
    October 07, 2009
    W&L Athletics Declares Saturday's Homecoming Games as a "Blue Out" The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics has declared Saturday’s homecoming athletics contests a “Blue Out”.
  • Eastern Mennonite Field Hockey Blanks Generals, 6-0
    October 07, 2009
    Eastern Mennonite Field Hockey Blanks Generals, 6-0 Eastern Mennonite jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first half and cruised to a 6-0 victory over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Wednesday evening at the EMU Turf Field.
  • Armstrong Sets Scoring Mark, W&L FH Falls 3-2
    October 04, 2009
    Armstrong Sets Scoring Mark, W&L FH Falls 3-2 On a day when senior Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) became the program’s all-time leading scorer, the Washington and Lee field hockey team saw a second-half comeback attempt fall just short as it fell, 3-2, to Mary Washington on Sunday afternoon at the Battleground.
  • Armstrong Sets Mark, W&L FH Beats Limestone, 4-1
    October 02, 2009
    Armstrong Sets Mark, W&L FH Beats Limestone, 4-1 Senior Sallie Armstrong (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) tallied her first hat trick of the season and became the Generals’ all-time leader in goals scored as the W&L field hockey team defeated Limestone, 4-1, on Friday night at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Places 241 Student-Athletes on the ODAC All-Academic Team
    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.
  • Second-Half Flurry Carries W&L FH to 5-2 Win Over SBC
    September 26, 2009
    Second-Half Flurry Carries W&L FH to 5-2 Win Over SBC The Washington and Lee field hockey team scored five second-half goals in defeating Sweet Briar, 5-2, on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Defeats Randolph-Macon, 4-1
    September 25, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Defeats Randolph-Macon, 4-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team raced out to a 3-0 halftime lead en route to defeating Randolph-Macon, 4-1, on Friday night at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Stunned by No. 14 Lynchburg
    September 23, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Stunned by No. 14 Lynchburg The 14th-ranked Lynchburg field hockey team scored two goals in the game’s final four minutes to rally for a 3-2 win over Washington and Lee on Wednesday night at the W&L Turf Field.
  • Catholic Rallies to Defeat W&L Field Hockey 3-2 in Overtime
    September 19, 2009
    Catholic Rallies to Defeat W&L Field Hockey 3-2 in Overtime Catholic rallied from a two-goal second-half deficit to earn a 3-2 win in overtime over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Downed by No. 17 Christopher Newport
    September 18, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Downed by No. 17 Christopher Newport The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell behind No. 17 Christopher Newport 3-0 in the first half en route to falling by a final score of 4-1 on Friday evening.
  • WLUR Fall Sports Show to Air This Evening
    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.
  • W&L Field Hockey Bests McDaniel, 2-1
    September 12, 2009
    W&L Field Hockey Bests McDaniel, 2-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team scored with just over five minutes remaining in the game to capture a 2-1 win over McDaniel at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • Washington and Lee Field Hockey Falls to No. 11 JHU, 2-0
    September 11, 2009
    Washington and Lee Field Hockey Falls to No. 11 JHU, 2-0 The Washington and Lee Field Hockey team opened its 2009 season with a loss to No. 11 Johns Hopkins, 2-0, Friday evening at the W&L Turf Field.
  • Expectations High For W&L Field Hockey in 2009
    September 11, 2009
    Expectations High For W&L Field Hockey in 2009 With seven-straight appearances in the ODAC semifinal round and an 82-65 record at W&L, Head Field Hockey Coach Wendy Orrison is thinking bigger in 2009. The Generals, picked third in the ODAC preseason poll (including one first-place vote), appear to have both the players in place and the drive to do just that.
  • W&L Picked Third in ODAC Field Hockey Preseason Poll
    August 26, 2009
    W&L Picked Third in ODAC Field Hockey Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2009 field hockey preseason poll on Tuesday afternoon and Washington and Lee was picked to finish third.
  • Six Generals Earn Academic All-State Honors
    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.
  • W&L Names New Athletic Department Assistants
    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.