2014 Washington and Lee Field Hockey News Releases

  • W&L Claims the 2015 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 13, 2015
    For the 13th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Wednesday. The Generals also claimed Women’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title for the 2014-15 school year.
  • W&L Announces 2015 Athletic Department Awards
    May 12, 2015
    The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening. The event, made possible by the generosity of the Brookby Family, honors student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2014-15 school year a tremendous success.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 23, 2015
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 216 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 Names Gina Wills Head Field Hockey Coach
    April 07, 2015
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Gina Wills as head field hockey coach and associate professor of physical education effective June 1.
  • W&L Field Hockey Garners NFHCA Honors
    March 23, 2015
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2014 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad on Monday, and Washington and Lee had 13 players honored.
  • W&L Field Hockey Earns NFHCA Academic Team Award
    March 11, 2015
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2014 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award recently and Washington and Lee was one of the schools honored.
  • W&L Announces 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame Class
    March 10, 2015
    Washington and Lee University has announced the 28th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of September 11-12, 2015.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 13, 2015
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 224 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 total contains 34 more athletes than any previous fall term and is 14 more than in any previous winter term.
  • Seven Generals Earn ODAC Sportsmanship Team Laurels
    January 08, 2015
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its fall sportsmanship teams for the 2014-15 school year on Thursday afternoon.
  • W&L's Waxter Named Second Team VaSID All-State
    December 22, 2014
    The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2014 College Division All-State Field Hockey Teams on Friday, and Washington and Lee sophomore forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) earned second-team accolades.
  • Wendy Orrison Resigns as Head Field Hockey Coach at W&L
    December 04, 2014
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that Wendy Orrison has resigned as head field hockey coach. She will remain on staff as associate professor of physical education through the remainder of the 2014-15 school year.
  • Four W&L Field Hockey Players Garner All-ODAC Honors
    November 12, 2014
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2014 Field Hockey All-Conference teams on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee boasted four players who earned postseason recognition.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls in ODAC Semis to LC, 5-1
    November 05, 2014
    Top-seeded Lynchburg College jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in cruising to a 5-1 win over fifth-seeded Washington and Lee in the semifinals of the ODAC Field Hockey Championship on Wednesday at Shellenberger Field.
  • Generals Defeat R-MC, 4-3, to Advance in ODAC Tournament
    November 01, 2014
    Sophomore forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) scored two goals to lead the fifth-seeded Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 4-3 victory against fourth-seeded Randolph-Macon on Saturday at St. Gertrude’s High School in the ODAC Tournament quarterfinals.
  • Two Generals Selected to Play in NFHCA Senior All-Star Game
    October 30, 2014
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) released the participants for the 2014 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior All-Star Game on Wednesday and Washington and Lee had two players selected.
  • Stefanic Records Hat Trick in 4-0 Win Against Sweet Briar
    October 29, 2014
    Senior forward Candice Stefanic (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) recorded her first career hat trick to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 4-0 victory over Sweet Briar on Wednesday at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to Randolph-Macon, 3-2
    October 25, 2014
    With two second-half goals, Randolph-Macon defeated the Washington and Lee field hockey team, 3-2, on Saturday in Ashland.
  • MacDonald Records Hat Trick in 3-0 Win Over Roanoke
    October 22, 2014
    Junior forward Charlotte MacDonald (Bluemont, Va./Foxcroft) recorded her first career hat trick, as the Washington and Lee field hockey team shutout Roanoke, 3-0, on Wednesday at Kerr Stadium.
  • Waxter's Hat Trick Leads W&L Field Hockey to 4-1 Win Over EMU
    October 15, 2014
    Sophomore forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) registered her first career hat trick to lead the W&L field hockey team to a 4-1 victory over Eastern Mennonite on Wednesday at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey's Game with EMU Postponed to Wednesday
    October 14, 2014
    The Washington and Lee field hockey game against Eastern Mennonite scheduled for Tuesday at 7:00 pm has been postponed due to the forecast of thunderstorms in Lexington. The contest will now be played on Wednesday at 7:00 pm.
  • W&L Field Hockey Loses in Overtime to Shenandoah, 2-1
    October 11, 2014
    Shenandoah senior forward Ashley Cross (Agawam, Mass./Agawam) converted a penalty stroke with 1:59 left in overtime to give the Hornets a 2-1 victory over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Edges Virginia Wesleyan, 2-1
    October 08, 2014
    Senior forward Candice Stefanic (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) and first-year midfielder Sarah Arrington (Salisbury, Md./Worcester Prep) each scored a goal in the opening half to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Virginia Wesleyan at the W&L Turf Field on Wednesday.
  • W&L Field Hockey Blanks Ferrum, 6-0
    October 04, 2014
    The Washington and Lee field hockey team scored five goals in the second half, with two by first-year midfielder Abby Avery (Houston, Texas/St. John’s), on its way to a 6-0 victory over Ferrum on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to Bridgewater, 4-1
    September 30, 2014
    The Washington and Lee field hockey team gave up three goals in the first half on its way to a 4-1 loss at Bridgewater on Tuesday at the Jopson Athletic Complex.
  • W&L Field Hockey Drops a 5-2 Loss to Mary Washington
    September 27, 2014
    Mary Washington junior forward Jenna Steele (Rehoboth Beach, Del./Cape Henlopen) scored four goals to lead the 16th-ranked Eagles to a 5-2 win over Washington and Lee in field hockey action on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Defeats St. Mary's (Md.), 1-0
    September 20, 2014
    Sophomore forward Allie Barry (Beverly, Mass./Brooks School) scored in the 49th-minute to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 1-0 win over St. Mary’s (Md.) on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Drops a 3-0 Decision to Lynchburg
    September 17, 2014
    The Washington and Lee field hockey team dropped its second straight contest, falling to Lynchburg College by a score of 3-0 on Saturday at Shellenberger Field.
  • W&L Field Hockey Falls to McDaniel, 2-0
    September 13, 2014
    Despite leading in shots, 16-7, and penalty corners, 9-2, the Washington and Lee field hockey team fell to McDaniel, 2-0, at the W&L Turf Field on Saturday.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Maggie Waxter (9-9)
    September 09, 2014
    Sophomore forward Maggie Waxter scored four goals in leading the W&L field hockey team to a 3-1 record last week, which garnered her Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Waxter and Kinzer Garner ODAC Athlete of the Week Accolades
    September 08, 2014
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending September 7, and junior setter Alex Kinzer (Greenville, S.C./Eastside) was named the Volleyball Player of the Week and sophomore forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) was selected as the Field Hockey Player of the Week.
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