2011 Washington and Lee Women's Lacrosse News Releases

  • Nine W&L Women's Lacrosse Players Honored by IWLCA
    September 13, 2011
    Nine W&L Women's Lacrosse Players Honored by IWLCA The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) recently announced its Division III Academic Honor Roll and W&L had nine individuals honored.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Recognized by IWLCA
    August 23, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Recognized by IWLCA The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) released its 2011 Academic Squads and Washington and Lee was among the women’s lacrosse programs recognized.
  • W&L's Donnelly Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    June 22, 2011
    W&L's Donnelly Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has announced that Washington and Lee senior women’s field hockey and lacrosse player Kate Donnelly (Houston, Texas/St. John’s) is one of 29 Division I, II and III female athletes selected to receive an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship for participation in a spring sport.
  • W&L's Donnelly and Mathews Honored by IWLCA
    June 13, 2011
    W&L's Donnelly and Mathews Honored by IWLCA The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) recently presented its positional players of the year, scholar-athletes and community awareness awards at the IWLCA All-American Banquet, and two Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse players were honored.
  • W&L's Kurkis and Mathews Named ODAC's Top Scholar-Athletes
    June 10, 2011
    W&L's Kurkis and Mathews Named ODAC's Top Scholar-Athletes The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced the 2011 winners of the conference’s top scholar-athlete awards, the Harry G. "Doc" Jopson Award (Male) and Majorie Berkley Award (Female).
  • ODAC Announces Spring Sportsmanship Teams
    June 07, 2011
    ODAC Announces Spring Sportsmanship Teams The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced its 2011 ODAC/StellarOne Bank Sportsmanship Teams in each of nine spring sports sponsored by the conference.
  • W&L's Mathews and Megargel Earn IWLCA All-America Honors
    May 27, 2011
    W&L's Mathews and Megargel Earn IWLCA All-America Honors The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) recently announced its 2011 Division III All-America teams and Washington and Lee seniors Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) and Wilton Megargel (Charlottesville, Va./St. Anne’s-Belfield) were both honored.
  • Three Generals Named to IWLCA All-Region Squad
    May 20, 2011
    Three Generals Named to IWLCA All-Region Squad LEXINGTON, Va. – The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) recently announced its 2011 Division III women’s lacrosse All-Chesapeake Region teams and Washington and Lee had three players recognized.

  • Three Generals Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
    May 19, 2011
    Three Generals Named CoSIDA Academic All-District Three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-America All-District At-Large teams as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.
  • Mathews and Kurkis Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L
    May 17, 2011
    Mathews and Kurkis Highlight Major Award Winners at W&L Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 17 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior field hockey/lacrosse player Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) and senior football player Greg Kurkis (Roswell, Ga./Westminster), 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 2011 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
    May 17, 2011
    W&L Claims the 2011 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee University has claimed the 2011 Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup for the eighth-straight year.
  • W&L Women's Lax Falls to Salisbury in NCAA Tourney, 13-12
    May 14, 2011
    W&L Women's Lax Falls to Salisbury in NCAA Tourney, 13-12 SALISBURY, Md. – A late second-half rally came up short as the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 5 Salisbury, 13-12, on Saturday afternoon at Sea Gull Stadium in Salisbury.
  • W&L Announces 2011 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
    May 11, 2011
    W&L Announces 2011 Athletic Hall of Fame Class Washington and Lee University has announced the 24th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame. The class includes former golfer Jack Vardaman ’62, former football player Kevin Weaver ’87, former women’s lacrosse player Brooke Glenn Mullin ’97 and former men’s soccer player Mikel Parker ’99.
  • Women's Lax Advances in Tourney with 15-6 Win over CNU
    May 11, 2011
    Women's Lax Advances in Tourney with 15-6 Win over CNU The No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team earned its first NCAA Tournament win since the 2007 season as it defeated Christopher Newport University, 15-6, in first round action on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lax Sweeps Major ODAC Postseason Awards
    May 10, 2011
    W&L Women's Lax Sweeps Major ODAC Postseason Awards The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its women’s lacrosse all-conference team on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee swept all the major awards, as well as having six players named to the all-conference squad.
  • W&L Women's Lax to Host First Round NCAA Tournament Game
    May 08, 2011
    W&L Women's Lax to Host First Round NCAA Tournament Game The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced its 2011 Division III Women’s Lacrosse Tournament field on Sunday evening and Washington and Lee has been selected to host a first round contest on Wednesday, May 11 at Watt Field.
  • Women's Lax Claims ODAC Title with 21-13 Win Over Roanoke
    May 08, 2011
    Women's Lax Claims ODAC Title with 21-13 Win Over Roanoke Senior midfielder Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) scored a career-high eight goals to help lead the Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team to its 12th ODAC Title with a 21-13 victory over Roanoke College on Sunday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Announces Game Time for Women's Lacrosse Championship
    May 05, 2011
    W&L Announces Game Time for Women's Lacrosse Championship Washington and Lee University has announced the game date and time for the ODAC women's lacrosse tournament championship game to be held this weekend.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Holds Off Virginia Wesleyan, 9-6
    May 04, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Holds Off Virginia Wesleyan, 9-6 The top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team withstood a late rally by fifth-seeded Virginia Wesleyan as it held on for a 9-6 victory in semifinal action of the ODAC Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Runs Past Randolph, 22-1
    April 28, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Runs Past Randolph, 22-1 Fourteen different Generals scored at least one goal as the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team ran past Randolph College, 22-1, on Thursday afternoon at WildCat Stadium.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 25, 2011
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 173 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 Women's Lacrosse Defeats Randolph-Macon, 18-8
    April 23, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Defeats Randolph-Macon, 18-8 Senior midfielder Emmy Mathews (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) scored a career-high six goals as she helped lead the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team to an 18-8 win over Randolph-Macon on senior day at Watt Field Saturday.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Powers Past Guilford, 19-6
    April 20, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Powers Past Guilford, 19-6 Ten different Generals scored at least one goal as the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team powered past Guilford, 19-6, on Wednesday afternoon at the Armfield Athletic Center.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Edges Lynchburg, 7-6
    April 17, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Edges Lynchburg, 7-6 The No. 14 Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team climbed to the top of the ODAC standings after earning a 7-6 victory over Lynchburg College on Sunday evening at Shellenberger Field.
  • Several W&L Teams Forced to Alter Weekend Schedules
    April 15, 2011
    Several W&L Teams Forced to Alter Weekend Schedules Several Washington and Lee athletic teams have had to make adjustments to their weekend schedules due to severe storms expected to move into the region on Saturday.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Cruises Past Bridgewater, 20-7
    April 06, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Cruises Past Bridgewater, 20-7 The Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team opened the contest on a 7-0 run and never looked back as it defeated Bridgewater, 20-7, on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Earns 19-10 Win over VWC
    April 02, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Earns 19-10 Win over VWC The No. 14 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team closed the first half on a 6-0 run and never looked back as it defeated Virginia Wesleyan, 19-10, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse to Participate in Friends of Jaclyn Week
    March 31, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse to Participate in Friends of Jaclyn Week A very special fan will be on the sidelines Saturday, rooting for the Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team when the Generals take on Virginia Wesleyan.
  • Diamond Earns 50th Win as Women's Lax Downs SBC, 21-0
    March 30, 2011
    Diamond Earns 50th Win as Women's Lax Downs SBC, 21-0 LEXINGTON, Va. – Washington and Lee Head Coach Brooke Diamond earned her 50th career victory as the women’s lacrosse team cruised past Sweet Briar, 21-0, on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Tops Roanoke, 17-10
    March 24, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Tops Roanoke, 17-10 The No. 14 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team scored the first goal of the contest and never looked back as it went on to defeat Roanoke College, 17-10, on Thursday evening at Kerr Stadium.
  • No. 11 W&L Women's Lax Falls to No. 14 Catholic, 15-13
    March 19, 2011
    No. 11 W&L Women's Lax Falls to No. 14 Catholic, 15-13 A late second-half rally proved to not be enough as the No. 11 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 14 Catholic University, 15-13, on Saturday afternoon at Cardinal Stadium in Washington, D.C.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Drops 8-7 Decision to No. 8 Cortland St.
    March 16, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Drops 8-7 Decision to No. 8 Cortland St. The No. 11 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team jumped out to an early 3-0 lead, but No. 8 Cortland State rallied for an 8-7 win on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Falls to Salisbury, 12-9
    March 12, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Falls to Salisbury, 12-9 The No. 1 Salisbury women’s lacrosse team scored seven unanswered goals over the end of the first half and opening of the second half as it went on to defeat No. 11 Washington and Lee, 12-9, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Runs Past Hollins, 21-0
    March 08, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Runs Past Hollins, 21-0 The No. 11 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team scored 14 first half goals and never looked back as it ran away with a 21-0 win over Hollins University on Tuesday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Falls to Franklin & Marshall, 11-8
    March 05, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Falls to Franklin & Marshall, 11-8 The No. 3 Franklin & Marshall Diplomats started the contest on a 5-0 run and never looked back as it claimed an 11-8 victory over the No. 14 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
  • Becht and Megargel Earn ODAC Player of the Week Awards
    February 28, 2011
    Becht and Megargel Earn ODAC Player of the Week Awards Washington and Lee had two athletes claim the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week Award in their respective sport for the week ending February 27.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Escapes with 10-9 Win Over Stevenson
    February 27, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Escapes with 10-9 Win Over Stevenson Senior attacker Wilton Megargel (Charlottesville, Va./St. Anne’s-Belfield) found the net with just 18 seconds remaining in the contest to help lead the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team to a 10-9 victory over Stevenson University at the Caves Athletics Complex on Sunday afternoon.
  • W&L Women's Lacrosse Races Past Sewanee, 21-13
    February 24, 2011
    W&L Women's Lacrosse Races Past Sewanee, 21-13 The Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team raced out to a 15-4 halftime lead en route to posting a 21-13 win over Sewanee on Thursday evening.
  • Two Generals Earn Weekly ODAC Honors
    February 21, 2011
    Two Generals Earn Weekly ODAC Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently announced its players of the week for the week ending on Feb. 20, and W&L had two athletes honored.
  • W&L Women's Lax Earns 18-17 Overtime Victory over UMW
    February 20, 2011
    W&L Women's Lax Earns 18-17 Overtime Victory over UMW Washington and Lee senior attacker Wilton Megargel (Charlottesville, Va./St. Anne’s-Belfield) scored the game-winning goal in overtime as the No. 15 Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team topped No. 16 Mary Washington, 18-17, on Sunday afternoon at the Battleground Athletic Complex. .
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