2012-13 Washington and Lee Field Hockey News Releases

May 14, 2013
W&L Announces 2013 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening, honoring student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2012-13 school year as successful as any in recent memory.

May 10, 2013
W&L Claims the 2013 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
For the 11th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Friday. The Generals claimed both the Women’s Commissioner’s Cup and the Men’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title.

April 24, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 179 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.

March 8, 2013
W&L Announces its 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University has announced the 26th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of September 6-7, 2013.

March 5, 2013
W&L Field Hockey Earns NFHCA Honors
The National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad and the recipients of the National Academic Team Award recently. Washington and Lee garnered the team award, and placed seven players on the academic squad.

January 7, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall 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 3.50.

December 14, 2012
W&L's Hampsch Named To VaSID All-State Second Team
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2012 College Division All-State Field Hockey teams and junior defender Riley Hampsch (Hopedale, Mass./Hopedale) garnered second team honors.

December 3, 2012
ODAC Announces Fall Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2012 ODAC/StellarOne Fall Sportsmanship teams and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored among the seven fall sports.

November 8, 2012
Four W&L Field Hockey Players Earn All-ODAC Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2012 Field Hockey All-Conference teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee boasted four players who earned postseason recognition.

October 27, 2012
Hornets Knock W&L Field Hockey Out of ODAC Tournament
First-year forward Kelani Bailey (Norfolk, Va./Maury) scored eight minutes into the second half, and propelled fifth-seeded Shenandoah past the fourth-seeded Washington and Lee field hockey team in the ODAC Tournament quarterfinals on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.

October 25, 2012
Three W&L Teams Open ODAC Tournament Play on Saturday
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer teams and the field hockey team all qualified for their respective Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournaments, which start on Saturday, October 27.

October 24, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Loses at Bridgewater, 2-0
In its final regular-season and Old Dominion Athletic Conference game of the year, the Washington and Lee field hockey team lost at Bridgewater, 2-0, on Wednesday.

October 21, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Suffers 5-1 Loss to No. 7 Christopher Newport
The seventh-ranked Christopher Newport field hockey team scored three goals in a five-minute stretch en route to a 5-1 victory over Washington and Lee at the W&L Turf Field on Sunday.

October 20, 2012
Kyne Sets Record as W&L Field Hockey Beats VWC, 2-1
With two goals in the first 3:02 of the game, the Washington and Lee field hockey team held on late in the contest to defeat Virginia Wesleyan, 2-1, on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.

October 18, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Participates in "Stick it to Cancer" Campaign
The Washington and Lee field hockey team has joined hands with the National Foundation for Cancer Research to participate in the 3rd annual “Stick it to Cancer” campaign, in which field hockey teams across the country are invited to participate by committing to donate proceeds from at least one game to NFCR.

October 17, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Breezes By Sweet Briar, 9-1
The Washington and Lee field hockey team erupted for nine goals, its most since 2006, as the Generals posted a 9-1 victory over Sweet Briar in ODAC action on Wednesday evening at the W&L Turf Field.

October 11, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Drops 7-1 Game at McDaniel
With five players scoring goals for McDaniel, the Green Terror earned a 7-1 home victory over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Thursday.

October 9, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Claims Thrilling 3-2 OT Win Over Shenandoah
Washington and Lee scored two goals in the final 13:08 of regulation and notched the game-winner just 2:34 into overtime as the Generals knocked off Shenandoah, 3-2, in ODAC field hockey action on Tuesday evening at the W&L Turf Field.

October 6, 2012
W&L Field Hockey's Comeback Falls Short in 2-1 Loss to EMU
With the team finding itself in a 2-0 hole late the in second half, the Washington and Lee field hockey team cut the deficit to one, but couldn’t find the equalizer in a 2-1 loss to Eastern Mennonite at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday.

October 3, 2012
Kyne Makes 21 Saves in 4-0 Loss at Lynchburg
Playing the top team in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, the Washington and Lee field hockey team fell at Lynchburg, 4-0. In one of the best performances of her career, senior goalkeeper Kirsten Kyne (Baltimore, Md./Loch Raven) kept W&L in the game, tying a career high with 21 saves.

September 29, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Suffers 2-1 Loss at Wilson
After falling behind, 2-0, the Washington and Lee field hockey team could only get within one in a 2-1 loss at Wilson on Saturday. The loss dropped the Generals to 3-5 overall, while the Phoenix improved to 4-5.

September 25, 2012
Hampsch's Goal Gives W&L Field Hockey 1-0 Win at Roanoke
With junior defender Riley Hampsch (Hopedale, Mass./Hopedale) scoring the game’s lone goal, the Washington and Lee field hockey team earned a 1-0 victory at Roanoke on Tuesday.

September 21, 2012
Randolph-Macon Stymies W&L Field Hockey, 1-0
The Washington and Lee field hockey team opened Old Dominion Athletic Conference play on Friday, and suffered a 1-0 defeat at Randolph-Macon. The loss dropped the Generals to 2-5 overall.

September 18, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Falls to No. 9 Mary Washington, 8-1
The Washington and Lee field hockey team allowed four goals in each half and lost to ninth-ranked Mary Washington, 8-1, on Tuesday night. The Generals dropped to 2-4, while the Eagles (7-0) remained unbeaten.

September 15, 2012
Andress Sends W&L Field Hockey Past Kean, 2-1, in Overtime
In a neutral-site game at Roanoke College, sophomore defender Caroline Andress (Charlotte, N.C./Episcopal) scored a game-winning sudden-victory goal in overtime to push the Washington and Lee field hockey team past Kean, 2-1.

September 9, 2012
Johns Hopkins Holds W&L Field Hockey Scoreless, 3-0
The Washington and Lee field hockey team dropped to 1-3 on the year after Sunday’s 3-0 loss to Johns Hopkins at the W&L Turf Field. The Blue Jays improved to 3-1 overall.

September 8, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Falls to York (Pa.), 2-1
York College jumped out to a 2-0 lead and held on for a 2-1 victory over Washington and Lee in field hockey action on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.

September 5, 2012
Five minutes with Kirsten Kyne
Learn a little more about field hockey senior goalkeeper Kirsten Kyne in this student-athlete profile.

September 1, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Blanks Transylvania, 5-0, for First Win
Playing its second and final game at the Sewanee Invitational, the Washington and Lee field hockey team shutout Transylvania, 5-0, in a neutral-site contest on Saturday.

August 31, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Falls at Sewanee, 2-1, in Season Opener
The Washington and Lee field hockey team lost at Sewanee on Friday, 2-1, in the season-opener for both teams.

August 30, 2012
2012 Washington and Lee Field Hockey Preview
The W&L field hockey team opens up play on Friday at Sewanee. Learn more about them from the 2012 season preview video.

August 29, 2012
W&L Field Hockey Picked Fifth in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012 field hockey preseason coaches’ poll on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee was tabbed fifth in the league with 34 points.

July 30, 2012
ODAC Releases 2011-12 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2011-12 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

July 12, 2012
W&L Announces Athletics Staff Hires
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Greg Doyle and Domineque Scott as staff members within the athletic department.