Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 253 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 242 set last fall.
The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) has announced that 46 additional honorees have been added to the previously released Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars for Division III. Among the additions are recent W&L graduate Todd Alan McDonald (Little Rock, Ark. / Little Rock Christian) and rising senior Luke Farley (Durham, N.C. / Trinity School).
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) released its spring 2017 postgraduate scholarship winners, and recent Washington and Lee graduate Conley Hurst (Little Rock, Ark. / Episcopal) of the men’s golf team was among the 29 Division I, II and III men that were recognized.
The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) released its 2017 Team Academic Awards on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee was one of 39 men’s golf programs nationally to receive the President’s Special Recognition by the organization.
The 2016-17 Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team was announced on Thursday and six Washington and Lee student-athletes were honored among the 217 student-athletes from 37 colleges and universities across the state.
The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced its 2017 Srixon/Cleveland Golf Division III All-America Scholars and PING Division III All-Region golf teams on Tuesday evening and the Generals were well represented.
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual Athletics Awards 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 2016-17 school year a tremendous success.
The Washington and Lee golf program is partnering with Folds of Honor, a non-profit organization dedicated to remembering our fallen American service members and providing educational scholarships to their families.
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2017 All-Conference Men’s Golf team at the championship awards banquet on Monday evening at the Wintergreen Resort and Washington and Lee was well represented.
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 233 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.
The Washington and Lee men's golf team begins play in the ODAC Championship on Sunday, April 23 at Wintergreen Resort. Junior Luke Farley and first-year Robert Quinilty talk about W&L's chances for repeating as conference champion.
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced that Washington and Lee senior Brooke Donnelly (Kennesaw, Ga. / Marietta) has been named the Women’s Tennis Player of the Week, junior midfielder Jess Castelo (Red Bank, N.J. / Lawrenceville) is the Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week and first-year Robert Quinilty (Cypress, Texas / Houston Christian) is the Men’s Golf Player of the Week for the week ending March 19.
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.