2011-12 Washington and Lee Riding News Releases

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 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 11, 2012
Morse and Cobb Receive IHSA National Academic Awards
The Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) recently announced its 2011-12 National Academic Award winners and Washington and Lee had two riders recognized on the first team.

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 4, 2012
W&L's Morse Competes at IHSA Nationals
Senior Tamara Morse wrapped up the Washington and Lee riding team’s season with individual finishes in the USEF/Cacchione Cup and the open flat at the 2012 IHSA Nationals, held on Thursday and Friday at the Hunt Horse Complex.

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 7, 2012
W&L's Morse Competes at IHSA Zones
Washington and Lee senior Tamara Morse (Bristow, Va./Brentsville) competed at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone Competition held at Goucher College on Saturday.

April 6, 2012
W&L Riding Takes Fifth Place at ODAC Championships
The Washington and Lee riding team score nine points to finish in fifth place out of six teams at the 2012 ODAC Equestrian Championships on Friday at Lynchburg College.

February 25, 2012
W&L's Morse Named High Point Rider Champion at UVA IHSA
Senior rider Tamara Morse (Bristow, Va./Brentsville) was named the UVA IHSA High Point Rider Champion to lead the Washington and Lee riding team on Saturday UVA IHSA Invitational.

February 25, 2012
W&L Riding Competes at IHSA Regionals
Four Generals turned in place-winning performances at the IHSA Regionals on Saturday, hosted by the University of Virginia.

February 18, 2012
W&L's Morse Takes Reserve Champion at Hollins IHSA in Riding
The Washington and Lee riding team turned in a seventh-place finish, including a Reserve Champion High Point Rider award by senior Tamara Morse, at the Hollins IHSA Invitational on Saturday.

February 11, 2012
W&L Riding Takes Sixth at Bridewater Invitational
The Washington and Lee riding team finished sixth, posting 20 points at the Bridgewater IHSA Invitational on Saturday at the Bridgewater College Equestrian Center.

February 6, 2012
W&L Riding Takes Reserve Champion at Sweet Briar Invitational
The Washington and Lee riding team tied Hollins for reserve champion with 27 points at the Sweet Briar IHSA Invitational at the Rogers Riding Center on Sunday afternoon.

February 3, 2012
W&L Riding Opens Spring Season at RC/LC IHSA Invitational
Washington and Lee rider senior Tamara Morse (Bristow, Va./Brentsville) led W&L as she finished first in the open flat at the Randolph/Lynchburg IHSA Invitational held at the Randolph College Riding Center on Friday.

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.

November 12, 2011
W&L Riding Competes at Sweet Briar IHSA Event
The Washington and Lee riding team was in action on Saturday afternoon, taking third place out of 11 teams at the Sweet Briar IHSA Invitational.

October 29, 2011
W&L Riding Ties for Third at Bridgewater Invitational
The Washington and Lee riding team racked up five Top 3 placings en route to tying for third out of 11 teams at the Bridgewater IHSA Invitational on Saturday.

October 7, 2011
W&L Riding Finishes Seventh at Randolph Invitational
The Washington and Lee riding team placed in seven of nine events as it finished seventh out of 11 teams at the Randolph College Invitational on Friday evening in Lynchburg.

September 24, 2011
W&L Riding Opens Season at Hollins Invitational
The Washington and Lee riding team opened its fall season with a sixth-place finish at the Hollins University Invitational on Saturday.

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 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.

July 11, 2011
Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
Six Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team for the 2010-11 school year.