Washington and Lee Field Hockey News Releases

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    February 17, 2017
    24 Holds "Be the Match" Registration Drive On Saturday, February 4, the Washington and Lee University student organization 24 held a “Be The Match” bone marrow registration drive in the Warner Center and had over 87 people register during the event.
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    January 12, 2017
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 242 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 prior record for scholar-athletes in the fall or winter term was 224 set during the fall of 2014.
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    December 13, 2016
    W&L's Waxter Named VaSID Co-Player of the Year The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) has announced its 2016 All-State Field Hockey Team and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md. / Roland Park Country School) was named the Co-Player of the Year.
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    December 06, 2016
    W&L's Maggie Waxter Garners NFHCA All-America Accolade The National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced its 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-America teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) garnered a spot on the third team.
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    November 28, 2016
    Waxter & Peterson Earn NFHCA All-Region Honors The National Field Hockey Coaches Association released its 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-Region teams on Monday, and Washington and Lee had two players honored.
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    November 08, 2016
    Waxter & Peterson Headline W&L Field Hockey's All-ODAC Award Winners The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2016 Field Hockey All-Conference teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) was named the Player of the Year, while senior midfielder Kendall Peterson (Towson, Md./Notre Dame Prep) garnered the ODAC/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete award.
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    November 05, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Loses in ODAC Championship to Shenandoah, 2-0 The third-seeded Washington and Lee field hockey team was shut out by fourth-seeded Shenandoah, 2-0, in the ODAC Championship game on Saturday at Shellenberger Field.
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    November 04, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Downs Bridgewater, 2-1, to Advance to ODAC Final Senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md. / Roland Park Country School) scored a pair of second-half goals to lead the third-seeded Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 2-1 victory over second-seeded Bridgewater in the ODAC Tournament Semifinals on Friday evening at Lynchburg College.
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    November 03, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey 2016 ODAC Championship Preview The Washington and Lee field hockey team competes in the ODAC Tournament semifinals this Friday against Bridgewater. Recently, head coach Gina Wills, along with senior defender Noelani Schulmeyer, senior midifielder Kendall Peterson and senior forward Maggie Waxter, previewed this weekend's championship.
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    November 02, 2016
    Waxter Chosen to Play in NFHCA Senior Game; Peterson Selected as Alternate The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) released its participants for the 2016 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior Game on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) was selected to participate. Senior midfielder Kendall Peterson (Towson, Md./Notre Dame Prep) was chosen as an alternate.
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    November 01, 2016
    Waxter Lifts W&L Field Hockey to 3-0 Win Over Roanoke Senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) set the Washington and Lee field hockey single-season points record, as the third-seeded Generals defeated sixth-seeded Roanoke, 3-0, on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament at the W&L Turf Field.
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    October 31, 2016
    Schedule Released for ODAC Tournament Contests The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer teams, the field hockey team and the volleyball team will all be hosting Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament quarterfinal contests this week.
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    October 29, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Falls at Bridgewater, 3-2 Bridgewater senior midfielder Shannon Strosser made a defensive save on the final play of the game to give the Eagles a 3-2 victory over the Washington and Lee field hockey team on Saturday at the Jopson Athletic Complex.
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    October 27, 2016
    Eight Players Tally Goals in Generals' 11-0 Win Over Sweet Briar First-year forward Lauren Paolano (Huntington, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) registered a hat trick in the first half, and eight W&L players scored a goal en route to an 11-0 victory for the Washington and Lee field hockey team over Sweet Briar on Thursday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    October 25, 2016
    Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Maggie Waxter (10-25) Senior forward Maggie Waxter registered a hat trick on Saturday against EMU and had an assist against Roanoke to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
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    October 22, 2016
    Waxter Records Hat Trick in 6-1 Win Over EMU Senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md./Roland Park Country School) registered her sixth career hat trick to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team past Eastern Mennonite, 6-1, on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    October 19, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Tops Roanoke, 3-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team scored two goals in the second half on its way to a 3-1 victory at Roanoke on Wednesday.
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    October 15, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Knocked Off By Lynchburg, 3-1 Sophomore midfielder Nicole Simpao scored a pair of first-half goals to lead the Lynchburg field hockey team to a 3-1 victory over Washington and Lee on Saturday at Shellenberger Field.
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    October 10, 2016
    Yates & Peterson Garner ODAC Athlete of the Week Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending October 9, and Washington and Lee senior midfielder Kendall Peterson (Towson, Md./Notre Dame Prep) was named the Field Hockey Player of the Week, while sophomore Samantha Yates (Birmingham, Ala./St. Paul's School) earned the Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week honor.
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    October 08, 2016
    Waxter Leads W&L Field Hockey Past McDaniel, 5-2 Senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md. / Roland Park Country School) scored two goals and assisted on two more in leading the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 5-2 victory over McDaniel on Saturday afternoon at Gill Stadium.
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    October 05, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Tops Randolph-Macon, 2-0 Senior midfielder Kendall Peterson (Towson, Md./Notre Dame Prep) recorded a goal and an assist to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 2-0 victory at Randolph-Macon on Wednesday evening. Sophomore goalkeeper Ariyel Yavalar (Baltimore, Md./Garrison Forest School) also notched her third shutout of the season.
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    October 02, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Edged by Christopher Newport, 2-1 Sophomore midfielder Rachael Allshouse scored two goals to lead Christopher Newport past the Washington and Lee field hockey team, 2-1, on Sunday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    October 01, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Cruises to a 9-1 Win Over Virginia Wesleyan Senior forward Maggie Waxter (Baltimore, Md. / Roland Park Country School) tied a school record with eight points in leading the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 9-1 victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 24, 2016
    DiPietro's Hat Trick Lifts Generals to 9-0 Win Over Shenandoah Sophomore forward Allie DiPietro (Owings Mills, Md./Garrison Forest School) notched her first collegiate hat trick, as the Washington and Lee field hockey team shut out Shenandoah, 9-0, on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 21, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Falls to No. 18 Mary Washington, 4-1 The Washington and Lee field hockey team fell at 18th-ranked Mary Washington on Wednesday, 4-1, as the Eagles scored four unanswered goals.
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    September 18, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Blanks Washington College, 2-0 Sophomore goalkeeper Ariyel Yavalar (Baltimore, Md./Garrison Forest School) made six saves, as the Washington and Lee field hockey team shut out Washington College on Sunday, 2-0, at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 17, 2016
    Paolano Records Hat Trick in 7-1 Win Over Sewanee First-year forward Lauren Paolano (Huntington, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) registered a hat trick to lead the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 7-1 victory over Sewanee on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 13, 2016
    Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Haley Tucker (9-13) W&L sophomore forward Haley Tucker of the field hockey team scored three goals and had an assist in two games this past weekend to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
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    September 12, 2016
    Three Generals Named ODAC Athlete of the Week The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending September 11, and Washington and Lee had three athletes honored.
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    September 11, 2016
    Tucker Leads W&L Field Hockey Past Kenyon, 3-1 Sophomore forward Haley Tucker (Manakin-Sabot, Va./St. Catherine's School) scored two goals to propel the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 3-1 victory over Kenyon on Sunday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 10, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Defeats St. Mary's (Md.), 3-1 Sophomore forward Haley Tucker (Manakin-Sabot, Va. / St. Catherine's School) tallied one goal and one assist to help lift the Washington and Lee field hockey team to a 3-1 victory over St. Mary’s (Md.) on Saturday at the W&L Turf Field.
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    September 03, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Stymied by No. 19 Catholic, 2-0 The Washington and Lee field hockey team lost 2-0 at 19th-ranked Catholic on Saturday, as Cardinals’ senior forward Morgan Druce registered a goal and an assist.
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    September 02, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Edged by Johns Hopkins, 2-1 Johns Hopkins scored the lone goal in the second half to edge the Washington and Lee field hockey team, 2-1, on Friday at Homewood Field in the season-opener for each team.
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    August 30, 2016
    2016 W&L Field Hockey Season Preview Head coach Gina Wills, along with senior defender Noelani Schulmeyer, senior midfielder Kendall Peterson and senior forward Maggie Waxter preview the 2016 season for the Washington and Lee field hockey team.
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    August 23, 2016
    W&L Field Hockey Selected First in ODAC Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016 field hockey preseason coaches’ poll on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee claimed the top spot out of nine schools. The Generals notched six first-place votes and 62 points.
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    July 15, 2016
    ODAC Announces 2015-16 All-Academic Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2015-16 All-Academic Team on Friday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.