2011-12 Washington and Lee Men's Track & Field News Releases

  • Eight Named to ODAC Spring Sportsmanship Teams
    June 07, 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.
  • W&L Men's T&F Concludes Season at NCAA Championships
    May 25, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F Concludes Season at NCAA Championships The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team finished its 2012 season on Friday, as two Generals competed on day two of the NCAA Division III Championships at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
  • Myers and Tallman Complete Day One at NCAA T&F Championships
    May 24, 2012
    Myers and Tallman Complete Day One at NCAA T&F Championships Two members of the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team opened competition at the NCAA Division III Championships on Thursday afternoon at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in Claremont, Calif.
  • Two Generals To Compete at NCAA T&F Championships
    May 21, 2012
    Two Generals To Compete at NCAA T&F Championships The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has announced the 2012 Division III Track and Field Championship accepted qualifiers and the Washington and Lee men’s track and field team will be represented in three events.
  • Lawson and Westfal Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    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.
  • W&L Claims the 2012 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 09, 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.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    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.
  • W&L Men's T&F Takes Third at ODAC Championship
    April 21, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F Takes Third at ODAC Championship The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team captured third place out of eight teams at the 2012 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday on the campus of Lynchburg College.
  • Five Generals Named to ODAC Winter Sportsmanship Teams
    April 20, 2012
    Five Generals Named to ODAC Winter Sportsmanship Teams Several Washington and Lee athletes have been selected to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference/StellarOne Sportmanship Teams for the winter season.
  • Men's T&F Competes at Johns Hopkins
    April 14, 2012
    Men's T&F Competes at Johns Hopkins The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team took part in the Hopkins Loyola Invitational on Saturday afternoon host by Johns Hopkins University.
  • W&L Earns Two ODAC Player of the Week Awards
    April 02, 2012
    W&L Earns Two ODAC Player of the Week Awards Washington and Lee claimed two ODAC Players of the Week for the week ending April 1, as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • W&L Men's T&F Posts 3-1 Mark at Commonwealth Duals
    March 31, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F Posts 3-1 Mark at Commonwealth Duals The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team posted a 3-1 record at the Commonwealth Duals hosted by Christopher Newport on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Men's T&F Set Two School Records at W&L-VMI Carnival
    March 24, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F Set Two School Records at W&L-VMI Carnival A pair of school records, and one near miss, highlighted the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team’s final day of the W&L-VMI Carnival on Saturday afternoon at Foster Stadium.
  • W&L Men's Track & Field in Action on Day One of W&L-VMI Carnival
    March 23, 2012
    W&L Men's Track & Field in Action on Day One of W&L-VMI Carnival The Washington and Lee men’s track and field team took part in day one of the two-day W&L-VMI Track Carnival on Friday at Wilson Field.
  • Myers Leads W&L Men's T&F at Lynchburg
    March 17, 2012
    Myers Leads W&L Men's T&F at Lynchburg Washington and Lee’s men’s track & field team took part in the Lynchburg Open on Saturday afternoon, kicking off its 2012 outdoor campaign.
  • W&L's Zander Tallman in Action at NCAA Indoor National Championships
    March 09, 2012
    W&L's Zander Tallman in Action at NCAA Indoor National Championships Washington and Lee sophomore Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook Kingswood) took part in the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday evening.
  • USTFCCCA Honors W&L's Tallman With Regional Award
    March 09, 2012
    USTFCCCA Honors W&L's Tallman With Regional Award Washington and Lee sophomore Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook Kingswood) has been named the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Indoor Track Athlete of the Year by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • W&L's Tallman to Take Part In NCAA Div. III Track Meet
    March 06, 2012
    W&L's Tallman to Take Part In NCAA Div. III Track Meet The field for the NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Championships were announced on Monday afternoon and Washington and Lee sophomore Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook Kingswood) will be among the competitors.
  • W&L Men's T&F In Action at Virgina Tech and Mt. Union
    March 03, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F In Action at Virgina Tech and Mt. Union Sophomore Dillon Myers (Foxborough, Mass./Foxborough) broke his own school record in the heptathlon for the second time this season as the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team had several athletes in competition on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Men's Track & Field Takes 2nd at ODAC Indoor Championhips
    February 24, 2012
    W&L Men's Track & Field Takes 2nd at ODAC Indoor Championhips The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team took second place at the 2012 ODAC Indoor Championships held at Liberty University on Friday evening.
  • W&L Men's Track & Field Takes Part in VMI Winter Relays
    February 18, 2012
    W&L Men's Track & Field Takes Part in VMI Winter Relays Three members of the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team took part in the VMI Winter Relays on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L's Tallman Earns Weekly ODAC Honor
    February 13, 2012
    W&L's Tallman Earns Weekly ODAC Honor Washington and Lee sophomore Zander Tallman (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook Kingswood) has been named the ODAC Men’s Track & Field Athlete of the Week the league office announced on Monday afternoon.
  • Tallman's Record Day Highlights W&L Men's T&F at Bucknell
    February 11, 2012
    Tallman's Record Day Highlights W&L Men's T&F at Bucknell Sophomore Zander Tallman’s (Grand Blanc, Mich./Cranbrook Kingswood) two school records highlighted the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team’s performance at the Bucknell Winter Classic on Saturday afternoon.
  • W&L Men's T&F in Action at Vince Brown Invitational
    February 04, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F in Action at Vince Brown Invitational The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team took part in the CNU Vince Brown Invitational hosted by Christopher Newport University on Saturday afternoon at the Freeman Center.
  • Two School Records Highlight W&L Men's T&F at Liberty
    January 28, 2012
    Two School Records Highlight W&L Men's T&F at Liberty The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team wrapped up the two-day Liberty Open & Multi’s on Saturday afternoon and a pair of school records highlighted the Generals’ performance.
  • W&L Men's T&F In Action on Day One of Liberty Open
    January 27, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F In Action on Day One of Liberty Open he Washington and Lee men’s track & field team began competition in the two-day Lynchburg Open & Multi’s as sophomore Dillon Myers (Foxborough, Mass./Foxborough) took part in the first day of the heptathlon.
  • W&L Claims Two ODAC Weekly Honors
    January 16, 2012
    W&L Claims Two ODAC Weekly Honors Washington and Lee claimed two ODAC Player of the Week awards for the week ending January 15 as announced by the conference office on Monday.
  • W&L Men's T&F Opens 2012 With 10 Top 5's at Marietta
    January 14, 2012
    W&L Men's T&F Opens 2012 With 10 Top 5's at Marietta Washington and Lee’s men’s track & field team opened up 2012 competing in the Marietta Open on Saturday afternoon and came away with 10 Top 5 finishes and four event wins in the first meet of the new year.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    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.
  • W&L Men's T&F Picked Third in ODAC Coaches Poll
    December 05, 2011
    W&L Men's T&F Picked Third in ODAC Coaches Poll The Washington and Lee men’s indoor track & field team was picked third out of eight teams in the annual ODAC Men’s Indoor Track Coaches Poll as announced by the conference on Monday.
  • Generals Claim Three ODAC Weekly Awards
    December 05, 2011
    Generals Claim Three ODAC Weekly Awards Washington and Lee claimed three ODAC Player of the Week awards for the week ending Dec. 4 as announced by the conference office on Monday.
  • Two School Records Highlight W&L Men's T&F Second Day at Liberty
    December 03, 2011
    Two School Records Highlight W&L Men's T&F Second Day at Liberty Two school records highlighted the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team’s performance on day two of the Liberty Kickoff on Saturday afternoon at Liberty University.
  • W&L Men's T&F Begins 2011-12 season at Liberty Kickoff
    December 02, 2011
    W&L Men's T&F Begins 2011-12 season at Liberty Kickoff The Washington and Lee men’s track & field team began its 2011-12 season on day one of the Liberty Kickoff event on Friday afternoon at Liberty University.
  • Washington and Lee Men's T&F Season Preview
    December 02, 2011
    Washington and Lee Men's T&F Season Preview With second-place finishes at the Indoor and Outdoor ODAC Championships last season, the Washington and Lee men’s track & field team posted the best season for a W&L team in nearly 20 years. What the Generals can do for an encore remains to be seen.
  • ODAC Releases 2010-11 Academic All-Conference Team
    September 06, 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.
  • Washington and Lee University Partners With Special Olympics
    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.
  • W&L Track & Field Teams Honored for Academic Prowess
    August 10, 2011
    W&L Track & Field Teams Honored for Academic Prowess The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s track and field teams have both been honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as 2011 All-Academic Teams.