2016 Washington and Lee Women's Soccer News Releases

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    February 17, 2017
    24 Holds "Be the Match" Registration Drive On Saturday, February 4, the Washington and Lee University student organization 24 held a “Be The Match” bone marrow registration drive in the Warner Center and had over 87 people register during the event.
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    January 12, 2017
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 242 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 224 set during the fall of 2014.
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    December 09, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Ranked 20th in NSCAA Top 25 The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released its final postseason rankings on Monday and the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team was picked 20th in the Top 25 poll.
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    December 07, 2016
    W&L's Engeland, Jessee Earn Women's Soccer VaSID All-State Honors The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2016 College Division Women’s Soccer All-State Teams on Wednesday and Washington and Lee had two players recognized.
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    December 02, 2016
    Three Generals Named to NSCAA Women's Soccer All-Region Team The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced its 2016 Division III All-South Atlantic Region selections on Friday and the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team had three players recognized.
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    November 12, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Falls to Ninth-Ranked Hardin-Simmons in NCAA First-Round The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team fell in the first-round of the NCAA Tournament to ninth-ranked Hardin-Simmons, 3-0, on Saturday afternoon at Centre College.
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    November 09, 2016
    Engeland and Cunningham Headline Women's Soccer All-ODAC Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016 women’s soccer all-conference teams on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee had four athletes honored, including the league’s Player of the Year and Coach of the Year.
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    November 08, 2016
    Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Megan Engeland (11-8) Sophomore midfielder Megan Engeland scored five goals in the ODAC Tournament to lead the women's soccer team to an ODAC Championship and earning Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
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    November 07, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Travels to Centre for NCAA Tournament The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced its 2016 Division III Women’s Soccer Tournament field on Monday and the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team will travel to Centre to face Hardin-Simmons in first-round action on Saturday.
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    November 06, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Claims ODAC Title Over VWC, 2-1 The top-seeded Washington and Lee women's soccer team rode a pair of first-half goals to a 2-1 victory over second-seeded Virginia Wesleyan in the ODAC Championship game on Sunday at Watt Field.
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    November 05, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats Shenanodah, 5-2, to Advance to ODAC Finals The top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals in the second half to defeat fourth-seeded Shenandoah, 5-2, on Saturday in the ODAC Tournament semifinals at Watt Field.
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    November 04, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer to Host ODAC Semifinals and Finals The Washington and Lee women's soccer team has earned the No. 1 seed for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament and will host a pair of semifinal contests on Saturday and the championship game on Sunday at Watt Field.
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    November 04, 2016
    2016 ODAC Women's Soccer Championship Preview Head Coach Neil Cunningham and senior captains Katie Clemmons and Hollis Tardy discussed the state of the program heading into the ODAC Semifinals and Finals this weekend.
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    November 02, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Advances to ODAC Semifinals with a 5-0 Win Over Randolph The top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s soccer team defeated ninth-seeded Randolph, 5-0, in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
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    October 31, 2016
    Schedule Released for ODAC Tournament Contests The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer teams, the field hockey team and the volleyball team will all be hosting Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament quarterfinal contests this week.
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    October 31, 2016
    W&L's Jessee Earns Women's Soccer ODAC Player of the Week Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending October 30, and Washington and Lee senior forward Tricia Jessee (Roanoke, Va. / Patrick Henry) was named the Women’s Soccer Player of the Week.
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    October 29, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats Emory & Henry, 4-0 Senior forward Tricia Jessee (Roanoke, Va. / Patrick Henry) scored two goals and had an assist to lead the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 4-0 victory over Emory & Henry on Saturday at Fred Selfe Stadium.
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    October 27, 2016
    W&L's Clemmons Earns Women's Soccer Academic All-District Honors The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2016 Division III Academic All-District women’s soccer team Thursday afternoon and Washington and Lee senior defender Katie Clemmons (Phoenix, Ariz. / Chaparral) was named to the 11-member District 5 team.
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    October 26, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Tops Randolph-Macon, 1-0 Sophomore midfielder Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa. / Pennsbury) scored the game-winning goal to lift the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Randolph-Macon on Wednesday afternoon.
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    October 22, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Plays 2-2 Draw with Virginia Wesleyan LEXINGTON, Va. – The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team saw a string of six straight shutouts come to an end in a 2-2 draw with Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday at Watt Field.
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    October 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats Eastern Mennonite, 2-0 The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team picked up its sixth straight shutout win with a 2-0 victory over Eastern Mennonite on Tuesday afternoon at Watt Field.
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    October 12, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Takes Down No. 10 Lynchburg, 1-0 Senior forward Tricia Jessee (Roanoke, Va. / Patrick Henry) scored in the 55th-minute to lift the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over 10th-ranked Lynchburg on Wednesday evening at Shellenberger Field.
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    October 08, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats Bridgewater, 1-0 Sophomore midfielder Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa. / Pennsbury) scored the game-winning goal in the 64th minute to help lift the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Bridgewater on Saturday at Watt Field.
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    October 07, 2016
    W&L Soccer Teams Recognized by NSCAA Academic Award The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s soccer teams were both recipients of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award, announced on Friday. The honor was given to those squads whose student-athletes averaged a 3.0 or higher for the 2015-16 academic year.
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    October 05, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Cruises to an 11-0 Triumph Over Hollins The Washington and Lee women’s soccer team cruised to an 11-0 victory at Hollins on Wednesday afternoon, with four Generals scoring at least two goals.
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    October 01, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Logs a 5-0 Win Over Randolph Five different players found the goal as the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team posted a 5-0 victory over Randolph College on Saturday at Watt Field.
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    September 28, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats Roanoke, 1-0 Sophomore midfielder Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa. / Pennsbury) scored in the 70th minute to lift the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Roanoke on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
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    September 24, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Falls to Shenandoah, 1-0 First-year forward Emily Yergin netted the game-winning goal in the 58th minute to lift the Shenandoah women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Washington and Lee on Saturday afternoon at Sprint Field.
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    September 19, 2016
    Guignon and Peters named ODAC Players of the Week FOREST. Va. – The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending September 18, and Washington and Lee sophomore outside hitter Meg Guignon (St. Louis, Mo. / Visitation Academy) was named Volleyball Player of the Week, while sophomore forward Caroline Peters (Charlotte, N.C. / Charlotte Latin School) earned the women’s soccer Player of the Week honor.
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    September 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Defeats St. Mary's, 3-2 Junior defender Caroline Hahn (Richmond, Va. / Douglas Freeman) scored the game winner in the 87th minute to help the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team defeat St. Mary’s (Md.), 3-2 on Sunday afternoon at Watt Field.
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    September 17, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Cruises to a 3-0 Win Over York (Pa.) First-year midfielder Laney Smith (Mountain Brook, Ala./Mountain Brook) scored two goals in Washington and Lee’s 3-0 victory at York College of Pennsylvania in women’s soccer action on Saturday.
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    September 11, 2016
    Jesse's Two Goals Leads W&L Women's Soccer Past Birmingham Southern Senior forward Tricia Jessee (Roanoke, Va. / Patrick Henry) scored a pair of goals to lift the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team to a 3-0 win over Birmingham Southern on Sunday afternoon in the W&L Classic held at Watt Field.
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    September 10, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Falls to Fifth-Ranked Centre, 2-1 Senior forward Destinie Graves scored the game-winning goal in the 88th minute to help fifth-ranked Centre to a 2-1 win over the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team on Saturday afternoon in the first day of the W&L Classic at Watt Field.
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    September 04, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Falls to Arcadia, 2-1 Arcadia scored two goals in the first 17 minutes of play and held on for a 2-1 win over the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team on Sunday afternoon at the Haverford Kick Off Classic.
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    September 03, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Begins Season with a 2-1 Win Over Elizabethtown Sophomore midfielder Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa. / Pennsbury) scored on a penalty kick with 2:02 left in the game to help lead the Washington and Lee women’s soccer team past Elizabethtown, 2-1, in the season-opener on Saturday afternoon at Haverford College.
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    September 01, 2016
    2016 W&L Women's Soccer Season Preview The sports information office recently interviewed Neil Cunningham, seniors Katie Clemmons and Tricia Jessee and junior Chandler Wickers to preview the 2016 season.
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    August 24, 2016
    W&L Women's Soccer Ranked Second in ODAC Preseason Poll FOREST, Va. – The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016 women’s soccer preseason coaches’ poll on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee was picked to finish second, totaling 131 points and one first-place vote.
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    July 15, 2016
    ODAC Announces 2015-16 All-Academic Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2015-16 All-Academic Team on Friday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.
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    July 05, 2016
    W&L Adds Kaufman as Assistant Women's Soccer Coach Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Ashley Kaufman and Nicole Miller as staff members within the athletic department.