2017-18 Washington and Lee Women's Basketball News Releases

  • Perszyk Leads W&L Women's Hoops Past Shenandoah, 72-69
    February 17, 2018
    Senior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) tied a season-high with 28 points to lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to a 72-69 victory over Shenandoah on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Upended by Emory & Henry, 66-52
    February 14, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team shot 57.1 percent (8-14) in the first quarter and 15.9 percent (7-44) for the rest of the game in falling to Emory & Henry by a score of 66-52 on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • Lynchburg Pulls Away for a 66-47 Win Over W&L Women's Basketball
    February 10, 2018
    Lynchburg College used a 14-0 run in the second period to pull away for a 66-47 win over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at Turner Gym.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Tops Hollins, 77-39
    February 07, 2018
    Washington and Lee jumped out to a 12-0 lead and never looked back in cruising to a 77-39 victory over Hollins in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at the Hollins Gymnasium.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Katie Popp (2-6)
    February 06, 2018
    First-year guard Katie Popp of the women's basketball team averaged 17.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in two W&L victories last week to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Downs Virginia Wesleyan, 73-45
    February 03, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team used a 23-7 run, spanning the end of the third period and the beginning of the fourth, on its way to posting a 73-45 victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Cruises to an 80-50 Victory over Randolph
    January 30, 2018
    Washington and Lee jumped out to a 10-0 lead and never looked back in snapping a two-game losing streak with an 80-50 win over Randolph in ODAC women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Drops a 60-44 Decision to Guilford
    January 27, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team got off to a slow start, falling behind 12-1 early in dropping a 60-44 decision to Guilford on Saturday at Ragan-Brown Fieldhouse.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Stymied by Emory & Henry, 72-55
    January 24, 2018
    Emory & Henry jumped out to a 10-0 lead and in the opening 3:51 of the game and never trailed in producing a 72-55 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday evening at the King Center.
  • W&L Indoor Athletics and Recreation Center Named in Honor of Richard L. Duchossois
    January 23, 2018
    Washington and Lee University will name its new indoor athletics and recreation facility for Richard L. Duchossois, of the Class of 1944, in recognition of his leadership support of the project.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Cruises Past Hollins, 69-58
    January 20, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team closed the first period with a 15-0 run in cruising to a 69-58 victory over Hollins on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • Cold Shooting Dooms W&L Women's Hoops in 74-60 Loss to Roanoke
    January 16, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team shot just 29.4 percent (20-68) from the floor and was out-rebounded 65-41 in falling to Roanoke by a score of 74-60 on Tuesday evening at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Tops Randolph, 76-58
    January 13, 2018
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team hit a season-high 11 three-pointers en route to claiming a 76-58 victory over Randolph in ODAC action on Saturday evening at the RAD Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Dropped by Bridgewater, 99-92
    January 09, 2018
    Washington and Lee had three players score over 20 points, but it wasn’t enough as Bridgewater defeated W&L, 99-92, in ODAC women’s basketball action on Tuesday night at Nininger Hall.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Wins Fifth Straight, Defeats Guilford, 62-59
    January 05, 2018
    Sophomore guard Taylor Casey (Brentwood, Tenn. / Franklin Road Academy) posted a game-high 18 points to lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to a 62-59 victory over Guilford in ODAC action on Friday night at the Warner Center.
  • Washington and Lee Leads ODAC Commissioner's Cup Fall Standings
    January 04, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its fall standings for the ODAC Commissioner’s Cups and Washington and Lee carries a commanding lead for the men’s, women’s and overall cups.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 04, 2018
    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.
  • Kelly Leads W&L Women's Basketball to a 75-64 Win over Eastern Mennonite
    January 03, 2018
    Senior forward Ailyn Kelly (Clifton, Va. / Centreville) tallied a game-high 23 points to lead Washington and Lee to a 75-64 victory over Eastern Mennonite in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Downs Wells, 69-33
    December 21, 2017
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team outscored Wells 39-13 in the first half en route to a 69-33 victory over the Express on the final day of the Daytona Beach Shootout on Thursday.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Cruises to an 84-47 Victory Over Illinois Tech
    December 20, 2017
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team limited Illinois Tech to just 27.7 percent (18-65) shooting and rode a 19-6 first period en route to posting an 84-47 victory over the Scarlet Hawks at the Daytona Beach Shootout on Wednesday.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Downs Roanoke, 67-52
    December 05, 2017
    The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team forced Roanoke to commit 23 turnovers on Tuesday, as the Generals coasted to a 67-52 victory at the Cregger Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Edged by Stevenson, 53-52
    December 03, 2017
    First-year guard Brandi Hall hit a jumper with 0.8 seconds left in the game to give Stevenson a 53-52 victory over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Sunday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Falls to NYU, 77-53
    December 02, 2017
    New York University outscored the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team 22-7 in the third period to produce a 77-53 win over the Generals on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Falls to Randolph-Macon, 76-69
    November 28, 2017
    Sophomore forward Kelly Williams scored a game-high 27 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead Randolph-Macon to a 76-69 ODAC women’s basketball victory over Washington and Lee on Tuesday night at Crenshaw Gymnasium.
  • The Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Emily Perszyk (11-28)
    November 28, 2017
    Senior guard Emily Perszyk of the women's basketball team scored her 1,000th career point to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Knocks Off Gallaudet, 78-62
    November 21, 2017
    First-year guard Katie Popp (Rye, N.Y. / Rye) scored a career-high 22 points and senior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) added 20 points, as the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team claimed a 78-62 victory over Gallaudet on Tuesday afternoon at the Gallaudet Field House.
  • Perszyk and Popp Lead W&L Women's Basketball to a 70-65 Overtime Victory Over Piedmont
    November 19, 2017
    Senior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) and first-year guard Katie Popp (Rye, N.Y. / Rye) both scored 17 points to lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to its second straight overtime victory with a 70-65 overtime win over Piedmont in the Jean Beamer Kickoff Classic at Roanoke College on Sunday.
  • Perszyk Notches 1,000th Career Point in 76-65 OT Win Over BSC
    November 18, 2017
    Senior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) totaled 26 points, including the 1,000th of her career, to lead the Washington and Lee women's basketball team to a 76-65 overtime victory against Birmingham Southern on Saturday at the Roanoke Tip-Off Tournament in the Cregger Center.
  • W&L Women's Basketball Upsets 24th-ranked Mary Washington, 60-55
    November 15, 2017
    Washington and Lee closed the game with a 20-6 run over the final 4:44 of the game to produce a 60-55 win over 24th-ranked Mary Washington in women’s basketball action on Wednesday evening at the Anderson Center.
  • W&L 2017-18 Women's Basketball Season Preview
    November 14, 2017
    The Washington and Lee women's basketball team opens up the 2017-18 season at Mary Washington on Wednesday at 6:00 pm. Head Coach Christine Clancy, along with senior captains Emily Perszyk, Emma Redding and Andrea Ferrero, recently previewed the upcoming season.
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