2011-12 Washington and Lee Men's Lacrosse News Releases

June 28, 2012
Dabir Earns VaSID Men's Lax Rookie of the Year Honors
Two members of the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team were honored on the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) College Division All-State team that was recently announced.

June 7, 2012
Eight Named to ODAC Spring Sportsmanship Teams
Several Washington and Lee athletes have been selected to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference/Stellar One Sportsmanship Teams for the 2012 spring season.

May 24, 2012
LaSala Named to USILA Division III All-America Team
Washington and Lee junior defenseman Joe LaSala (Wilton, Conn./Wilton) has been named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division III All-America team it was announced recently.

May 15, 2012
Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 15 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior soccer player Kat Lawson (White Post, Va./Clarke County) and senior football player Charlie Westfal (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan), who were selected as the “Pres” Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.

May 9, 2012
W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the ninth-straight year.

May 6, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Falls to LC in ODAC Title Game, 10-4
Third-ranked and top-seeded Lynchburg College outscored Washington and Lee 10-2 over the final three quarters to produce a 10-4 win over the sixth-seeded Generals in the championship game of the ODAC Tournament on Sunday at Shellenberger Field.

May 2, 2012
LaSala and Dabir Earn Major ODAC Men's Lax Awards
The All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference men’s lacrosse team was announced on Thursday and Washington and Lee has several players honored, including claiming the league’s Rookie of the Year and Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

April 28, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Upsets Roanoke in ODAC Semis, 13-8
First-year goalkeeper Warren Berenis (Ocoee, Fla./Lake Highland Prep) stopped a career-best 20 shots and senior attackman Scott Meehan (Baldwinsville, N.Y./Manlius-Pebble Hill) totaled a career-high five goals and two assists as the sixth-seeded Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team knocked off second-seeded Roanoke, 13-8, in the semifinals of the ODAC Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Kerr Stadium.

April 25, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Upsets H-SC in the ODAC Quarterfinals
Sixth-seeded Washington and Lee built a 6-2 second quarter lead and held on for a 9-8 win over third-seeded Hampden-Sydney in the quarterfinals of the ODAC men’s lacrosse tournament on Wednesday afternoon at Everett Stadium.

April 24, 2012
Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 185 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.

April 23, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Earns Sixth Seed for the ODAC Tourney
The Washington and Lee men's lacrosse team has earned the No. 6 seed for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament and will travel to third-seeded Hampden-Sydney for a quarterfinal contest on Wednesday at 3:30 pm.

April 23, 2012
W&L's Heinsohn Named ODAC Men's Lax Player of the Week
Senior midfielder Luke Heinsohn (Charlottesville, Va./Covenant) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week for the week ending April 22.

April 21, 2012
Heinsohn's Four Goals Lift W&L Men's Lax to an OT Win at R-MC
Junior midfielder Luke Heinsohn (Charlottesville, Va./Covenant) scored unassisted 1:58 into overtime to lift the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team to a 14-13 victory over Randolph-Macon on Saturday at West Field.

April 18, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Runs Past Greensboro, 14-4
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team used an 11-goal run over the first, second and third periods to cruise to a 14-4 victory over Greensboro College on Wednesday afternoon at Pride Field.

April 14, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Falls to Virginia Wesleyan, 10-5
Virginia Wesleyan jumped out to a 6-1 lead and never looked back in claiming a 10-5 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

April 4, 2012
Roanoke Defeats W&L Men's Lacrosse, 14-12
Roanoke senior midfielder Jeff Keating (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) scored three goals and assisted on four others as the Maroons defeated Washington and Lee, 14-12, in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Wednesday evening at Wilson Field.

March 31, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Cruises to a 21-2 win over Randolph
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team snapped a two-game losing streak, producing a season-best for goals scored in a 21-2 win over Randolph College on Saturday afternoon at WildCat Stadium.

March 30, 2012
W&L Announces its 25th Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its Athletic Hall of Fame in ceremonies on campus the weekend of September 14-15. W&L has announced that five new members will join the 112 former athletes, coaches, administrators and support staff, who have already been honored as the University’s best.

March 27, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Drops an 8-4 Decision to Williams
Williams College jumped out to a 4-0 first-quarter lead and never looked back in claiming an 8-4 win over Washington and Lee in men’s lacrosse on Tuesday afternoon at Wilson Field.

March 25, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Falls at Lynchburg College, 12-4
Sixth-ranked Lynchburg College scored nine straight goals over the first and second periods en route to a 12-4 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Sunday afternoon at Shellenberger Field.

March 21, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Defeats Guilford, 14-5
Washington and Lee used a seven-goal run over the third and fourth periods to pull away for a 14-5 win over Guilford in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Wednesday evening at the Armfield Athletic Center.

March 17, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Tripped up by Hampden-Sydney, 11-9
Hampden-Sydney scored three unanswered goals in the final 5:05 of the game to post an 11-9 win over Washington and Lee in ODAC men’s lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

March 14, 2012
Top-Ranked Salisbury Stonewalls W&L Men's Lax, 13-3
Sophomore goalkeeper Alex Taylor (Woodbine, Md./Glenelg) posted 14 saves and allowed just one goal as top-ranked Salisbury defeated Washington and Lee, 13-3, in men’s lacrosse action on Wednesday at Wilson Field.

March 10, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Tripped Up by F&M, 12-11
Franklin & Marshall closed the game with three unanswered goals to post a 12-11 victory over Washington and Lee in men’s lacrosse on Saturday afternoon at St. Paul’s School.

March 7, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Notches a 14-8 Win Over Swarthmore
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team scored a season-high 14 goals in defeating Swarthmore, 14-8, on Wednesday afternoon at Wilson Field.

March 5, 2012
Three Generals Named ODAC Player of the Week
Three Washington and Lee athletes were selected on Monday as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week for the week ending March 4.

March 3, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Downs Washington College, 11-10
Junior attackman Mac Means (Sewickley, Pa./Sewickley Academy) scored four goals and assisted on another to help lead the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team to an 11-10 victory over Washington College on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

February 26, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Defeated by Denison, 15-9
The 15th-ranked Denison men’s lacrosse team used runs of seven goals and six goals in defeating Washington and Lee, 15-9, on Sunday afternoon at Wilson Field.

February 18, 2012
Defense Carries W&L Men's Lax to a 7-4 Win Over CNU
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team held Christopher Newport scoreless for the final 38:43 of the game in producing a 7-4 win over the Captains on Saturday afternoon at Captains Field.

February 14, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse Opens With an 11-3 Win Over Ferrum
The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team jumped out to a 5-0 lead following the first quarter and cruised to an 11-3 win over Ferrum in the season-opener for both teams on Tuesday evening at Wilson Field.

February 13, 2012
W&L Men's Lacrosse 2012 Season Preview
Washington and Lee Head Coach Gene McCabe is excited to begin the 2012 lacrosse season with a roster that includes a nice mix of experience and youth at each position.

February 8, 2012
W&L Men's Lax Picked Fourth in ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012 Preseason Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Poll on Wednesday afternoon and Washington and Lee was selected to finish fourth among the eight lacrosse playing schools in the league.

January 11, 2012
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 166 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 15, 2011
W&L's LaSala Named Preseason All-American
Washington and Lee junior men’s lacrosse player Joe LaSala (Wilton, Conn./Wilton) has been named a Preseason Second Team All-American by Inside Lacrosse magazine for the publication’s annual Face-Off Yearbook.

September 6, 2011
ODAC Releases 2010-11 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2010-11 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

August 31, 2011
W&L Completes Athletics Staff for the 2011-12 Year
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the addition of Brian Cohen, Zach Glassman and Kevin Kiley as staff members within the athletic department.

August 25, 2011
Washington and Lee University Partners With Special Olympics
Washington and Lee University, in unison with like-minded initiatives set forth by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, is announcing a partnership with the Special Olympics.

August 11, 2011
W&L Announces Partnership with First Team Broadcasting
Washington and Lee will be partnering with First Team Broadcasting to provide live streaming of selected University events during the 2011-12 school year.