2010 Washington and Lee Field Hockey News Releases

  • W&L's Donnelly Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    June 22, 2011
    W&L's Donnelly Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has announced that Washington and Lee senior women’s field hockey and lacrosse player Kate Donnelly (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) is one of 29 Division I, II and III female athletes selected to receive an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship for participation in a spring sport.
  • W&L's Kurkis and Mathews Named ODAC's Top Scholar-Athletes
    June 10, 2011
    W&L's Kurkis and Mathews Named ODAC's Top Scholar-Athletes The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced the 2011 winners of the conference’s top scholar-athlete awards, the Harry G. "Doc" Jopson Award (Male) and Majorie Berkley Award (Female).
  • Three Generals Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
    May 19, 2011
    Three Generals Named CoSIDA Academic All-District Three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-America All-District At-Large teams as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.
  • Mathews and Kurkis Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    May 17, 2011
    Mathews and Kurkis Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 17 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior field hockey/lacrosse player Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) and senior football player Greg Kurkis (Roswell, Ga./Westminster), who were selected as the “Pres” Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.
  • W&L Claims the 2011 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 17, 2011
    W&L Claims the 2011 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the 2011 Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the eighth-straight year.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 25, 2011
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 173 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.
  • W&L Field Hockey Team Places 12 on All-Academic Squad
    March 10, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Team Places 12 on All-Academic Squad The National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2010 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad and Washington and Lee was well represented with 12 players earning recognition.
  • W&L Field Hockey Team Honored by NFHCA
    February 24, 2011
    W&L Field Hockey Team Honored by NFHCA The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) recently released its 2010 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Awards and Washington and Lee was one of the teams honored.
  • W&L's Mathews and Tran Named to Field Hockey All-State Team
    January 28, 2011
    W&L's Mathews and Tran Named to Field Hockey All-State Team Washington and Lee seniors Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) and Kelly Tran (Simsbury, Conn./Ethel Walker) were both named to the 2010 Field Hockey All-State First Team as selected by the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) on Friday.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 04, 2011
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 170 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.
  • Seven Generals Named to the ODAC Fall Sportsmanship Teams
    December 01, 2010
    Seven Generals Named to the ODAC Fall Sportsmanship Teams The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday that 58 student-athletes have been selected to the ODAC Sportsmanship teams for the fall season.
  • W&L's Mathews Earns NFHCA All-Region Laurels
    November 18, 2010
    W&L's Mathews Earns NFHCA All-Region Laurels The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced its 2010 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-Region teams on Thursday afternoon and Washington and Lee senior Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) was among the honorees.
  • ODAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams Announced
    November 10, 2010
    ODAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams Announced The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2010 Field Hockey All-Conference teams on Wednesday afternoon and Washington and Lee was well represented.
  • W&L Field Hockey Stung by Randolph-Macon, 5-3
    November 03, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Stung by Randolph-Macon, 5-3 Randolph-Macon defeated Washington and Lee, 5-3, in the semifinal round of the ODAC Field Hockey Tournament on Wednesday afternoon.
  • W&L-RMC Field Hockey Game Features a Time Change
    November 02, 2010
    W&L-RMC Field Hockey Game Features a Time Change The start time for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Field Hockey Semifinal contest between Washington and Lee and Randolph-Macon on Wednesday has been changed.
  • W&L Has a Pair of Athletes Honored by ODAC
    November 01, 2010
    W&L Has a Pair of Athletes Honored by ODAC The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week for October 31 and Washington and Lee had a pair of athletes honored.
  • W&L Advances in ODAC FH Tournament, 4-1, Over VWC
    October 30, 2010
    W&L Advances in ODAC FH Tournament, 4-1, Over VWC he Washington and Lee field hockey team advanced to the ODAC semifinals for the ninth-straight year with a 4-1 victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • ODAC Tournament Schedules Set For Quarterfinal Contests
    October 28, 2010
    ODAC Tournament Schedules Set For Quarterfinal Contests The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently announced the pairings for the 2010 ODAC men’s soccer, women’s soccer and field hockey tournaments, and all three squads from Washington and Lee are set to play in quarterfinal action, which begins on Saturday.
  • W&L FH Earns 2-1 OT Win over BC; Orrison Earns Win No. 100
    October 27, 2010
    W&L FH Earns 2-1 OT Win over BC; Orrison Earns Win No. 100 The Washington and Lee field hockey team rallied for a 2-1 overtime win over Bridgewater on Wednesday evening at Mapp Field. The win was the 100th at W&L for Head Coach Wendy Orrison.
  • W&L Field Hockey Knocked Off, 2-1, in Overtime by RMC
    October 23, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Knocked Off, 2-1, in Overtime by RMC The Washington and Lee field hockey team allowed a late game-tying goal and ultimately fell, 2-1, in overtime at Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon.
  • Generals' Field Hockey Falls to Sewanee, 4-3
    October 16, 2010
    Generals' Field Hockey Falls to Sewanee, 4-3 The Washington and Lee field hockey team rallied from a 3-0 haftime deficit to tie the game at 3-3 before ultimately falling, 4-3, to Sewanee on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to Rhodes, 4-1
    October 15, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Falls to Rhodes, 4-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell, 4-1, to Rhodes on Friday afternoon in a game played on a neutral field at Sewanee.
  • W&L Announces Creation of "23" Student-Athlete Group
    October 12, 2010
    W&L Announces Creation of "23" Student-Athlete Group Washington and Lee Athletic Director Jan Hathorn has announced the rededication of the school’s Student-Athlete Mentor (SAMS) group as an organization known simply “23”. The organization’s motto is “Many sports, one team.”
  • Tran's Hat Tricks Leads W&L Field Hockey Over EMU, 4-0
    October 12, 2010
    Tran's Hat Tricks Leads W&L Field Hockey Over EMU, 4-0 Senior forward Kelly Tran (Simsbury, Conn./Ethel Walker) recorded her first-career hat trick as the Washington and Lee field hockey team defeated Eastern Mennonite, 4-0, on Tuesday night at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls, 8-0, to No. 12 Lynchburg
    October 09, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Falls, 8-0, to No. 12 Lynchburg The Washington and Lee field hockey dropped an 8-0 decision to the 12th-ranked Hornets of Lynchburg College on Saturday afternoon at Shellenberger Field.
  • Generals Clip Maroons, 5-2, in Field Hockey
    October 06, 2010
    Generals Clip Maroons, 5-2, in Field Hockey Junior midfielder Annie Stevenson (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) scored two goals and senior midfielder Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) added a goal and two assists as the Washington and Lee field hockey team used four second-half goals to defeat Roanoke College, 5-2, at Kerr Stadium on Wednesday evening.
  • W&L Field Hockey Flies Past Eagles, 4-2
    October 03, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Flies Past Eagles, 4-2 The Washington and Lee field hockey team defeated Mary Washington, 4-2, on Sunday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • Generals Shutout SBC, 6-0, in Field Hockey
    October 01, 2010
    Generals Shutout SBC, 6-0, in Field Hockey The Washington and Lee Field hockey team received goals from five different players as the Generals cruised to a 6-0 victory over Sweet Briar on Friday evening at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanked by No. 8 CNU, 3-0
    September 26, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Blanked by No. 8 CNU, 3-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell, 3-0, to No. 8 Christopher Newport on Sunday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Overpowers Virginia Wesleyan, 6-2
    September 25, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Overpowers Virginia Wesleyan, 6-2 Senior forward Kelly Tran (Simsbury, Conn./Ethel Walker) and junior midfielder Annie Stevenson (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) tallied two goals apiece and the Washington and Lee field hockey team outshot Virginia Wesleyan, 40-5, en route to a 6-2 victory on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • Washington and Lee Field Hockey Blanked by JHU, 5-0
    September 19, 2010
    Washington and Lee Field Hockey Blanked by JHU, 5-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell, 5-0, to No. 20 Johns Hopkins University on Sunday afternoon.
  • W&L Field Hockey Records 3-2 OT Win at McDaniel
    September 18, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Records 3-2 OT Win at McDaniel Senior forward Kelly Tran (Simsbury, Conn./Ethel Walker) recorded a pair of goals and an assist as the Washington and Lee field hockey team earned a 3-2 OT win over McDaniel on Saturday afternoon at Scott S. Bair Stadium.
  • W&L Field Hockey Rallies for a 4-3 Win Over Frostburg St.
    September 14, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Rallies for a 4-3 Win Over Frostburg St. Senior midfielder Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) scored a pair of goals and the Washington and Lee field hockey team notched three second-half goals in securing a 4-3 victory over Frostburg State on Tuesday evening at Bobcat Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanked by Catholic, 3-0
    September 10, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Blanked by Catholic, 3-0 Catholic University scored three second-half goals en route to defeating the Washington and Lee field hockey team, 3-0, on Friday evening at the W&L Turf Field.
  • 2010 W&L Field Hockey Season Preview
    September 09, 2010
    2010 W&L Field Hockey Season Preview The Washington and Lee field hockey team has made eight-straight appearances in the semifinal round of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament. Aside from a league championship in 2005, W&L’s only title, the Generals have often found themselves behind perennial national powers Lynchburg and Eastern Mennonite. However, a glance at the 2010 ODAC Preseason Poll suggests that W&L’s time may be coming.
  • Six Generals Named to the Academic All-State Team
    September 03, 2010
    Six Generals Named to the Academic All-State Team The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) recently announced its 2009-10 Academic All-State team. The team features 137 student-athletes across all NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and Independent schools in the Commonwealth.
  • W&L Field Hockey Tabbed Second in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 27, 2010
    W&L Field Hockey Tabbed Second in ODAC Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced its 2010 Preseason Field Hockey Poll on Friday afternoon and Washington and Lee was pegged to finish second by the league’s coaches.
  • W&L Places 219 Athletes on the ODAC All-Academic Team
    August 12, 2010
    W&L Places 219 Athletes on the ODAC All-Academic Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2009-2010 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.