2010 Washington and Lee Women's Soccer News Releases

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.

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.

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.

February 2, 2011
W&L's Lawson Honored by VaSID
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) recently announced its 2010 College Division All-State women’s soccer team, and junior defender Kat Lawson (White Post, Va./Clarke County) was named to the second team.

January 4, 2011
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 170 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 3.500.

December 1, 2010
Seven Generals Named to the ODAC Fall Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday that 58 student-athletes have been selected to the ODAC Sportsmanship teams for the fall season.

November 22, 2010
W&L Men's and Women's Soccer Honored by NSCAA
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer squads were both recipients of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2009-10 academic year, which was announced on Monday.

November 9, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Places Two on All-ODAC Squad
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its all-conference women’s soccer team on Tuesday afternoon and Washington and Lee had two players receive second team honors.

November 2, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer's Season Ends With 3-0 Loss to LC
Lynchburg College’s Brittany Klippstein notched a second-half hat trick as the Hornets knocked off the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team, 3-0, in the semifinal round of the ODAC Championships on Tuesday evening at Shellenberger Field.

October 30, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Upsets Bridgewater College, 2-1
Washington and Lee junior forward Kat Barnes (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) recorded a goal and an assist as the No. 5 seed Generals upset No. 4 seed Bridgewater College in quarterfinal action of the ODAC women’s soccer tournament on Saturday afternoon at Jopson Field.

October 28, 2010
ODAC Tournament Schedules Set For Quarterfinal Contests
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently announced the pairings for the 2010 ODAC men’s soccer, women’s soccer and field hockey tournaments, and all three squads from Washington and Lee are set to play in quarterfinal action, which begins on Saturday.

October 26, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Tops Randolph College, 4-0
Sophomore forward Bess Ruff (Tupelo, Miss./Tupelo) tallied two goals in the second half as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team concluded regular-season play with a 4-0 victory over Randolph College on Tuesday evening at WildCat Stadium.

October 23, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Felled by Bridgewater, 1-0
Bridgewater College sophomore midfielder Abby Dehoff (Harrisburg, Pa./Central Dauphin) connected on a penalty kick in the 68th minute as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team fell to the Eagles, 1-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.

October 20, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Claims 4-0 Triumph over Emory & Henry
Sophomore defender Alex Todd (New Orleans, La./Isidore Newman) tallied two goals as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team defeated Emory & Henry, 4-0, on Wednesday evening.

October 17, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Plays to 0-0 Draw with St. Mary's
The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team played to a 0-0 draw with St. Mary’s (Md.) College on Sunday afternoon at Seahawk Stadium.

October 16, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Earns 3-2 Victory over Randolph-Macon
Washington and Lee sophomore midfielder Ainsley Daigle (Lafayette, La./Episcopal School of Acadiana) recorded two goals, including the game winner with just under eight minutes remaining, as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team defeated Randolph-Macon, 3-2, on Saturday afternoon in Ashland.

October 13, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Plays VWC to a 0-0 Tie
The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team played Virginia Wesleyan to a 0-0 double-overtime draw in ODAC action on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.

October 12, 2010
W&L Announces Creation of "23" Student-Athlete Group
Washington and Lee Athletic Director Jan Hathorn has announced the rededication of the school’s Student-Athlete Mentor (SAMS) group as an organization known simply “23”. The organization’s motto is “Many sports, one team.”

October 8, 2010
Lynchburg Downs W&L Women's Soccer, 1-0
The Washington and Lee soccer team fell, 1-0, to ODAC-rival Lynchburg on Friday evening.

October 6, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Records 4-0 Shutout Against Hollins
Senior midfielder Taylor Garrett (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) recorded two goals in the first half as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team defeated Hollins, 4-0, on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.

October 3, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Tops N.C. Wesleyan, 5-0
Five different Generals recorded a goal as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team topped N.C. Wesleyan, 5-0, on Sunday afternoon at Scalf Field.

October 2, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Claims 2-0 Victory Over Sweet Briar
The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team netted a goal in both halves as it defeated Sweet Briar, 2-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.

September 29, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Drops 1-0 Decision to Roanoke College
Roanoke College forward Sarah Bradley tallied a game-winning goal in the second session of overtime as the Maroons topped the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team, 1-0, on Wednesday evening at Kerr Stadium.

September 28, 2010
W&L-Roanoke Women's Soccer Game Moved to 7:30 PM Start
The Washington and Lee women's soccer game slated to be played at Roanoke College on Wednesday, September 29 at 7:00 pm has been pushed back to 7:30 pm.

September 25, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Tops Eastern Mennonite, 2-0
The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team recorded two goals in the first half as it went on to defeat Eastern Mennonite, 2-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.

September 22, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Match Against Randolph Rescheduled
The Washington and Lee women's soccer match against Randolph College, originally scheduled for Wednesday, September 22, has been rescheduled due to inclement weather in Lynchburg.

September 19, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Falls to Greensboro College, 2-0
Visiting Greensboro College recorded two goals in the second half as it defeated the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon at Watt Field.

September 18, 2010
W&L W. Soccer Opens ODAC Play with 1-0 Win Over Guilford
Sophomore midfielder Ainsley Daigle (Lafayette, La./Episcopal School of Acadiana) recorded the lone goal of the contest as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team claimed a 1-0 victory over Guilford College on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field in the ODAC season opener for both teams.

September 12, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Holds on for 1-0 Victory over Methodist
Senior midfielder Taylor Garrett (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) recorded her first goal of the season as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team held on for a 1-0 victory over Methodist University on Sunday afternoon at Watt Field.

September 11, 2010
W&L Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener to Sewanee, 1-0
The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team dropped its season opener to Sewanee, 1-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field in the first game of the Washington and Lee Invitational.

September 8, 2010
2010 Washington and Lee Women's Soccer Preview
As the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team prepares for the 2010 season, 10th year Head Coach Neil Cunningham has reason to be excited about his team’s prospects.

August 12, 2010
W&L Places 219 Athletes on the ODAC All-Academic Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2009-2010 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.