2011-12 Washington and Lee Women's Tennis News Releases

July 30, 2012
ODAC Releases 2011-12 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference recently released its 2011-12 All-Academic Team and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

June 13, 2012
Two Generals Earn ITA All-America Honors
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) has announced its 2012 NCAA Division III All-America Teams and two athletes from the Washington and Lee women’s tennis team were chosen for singles honors.

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.

June 5, 2012
W&L's Meighan Named Atlantic South Rookie of the Year
Washington and Lee first-year women’s tennis player Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) was named the 2012 Atlantic South Region Rookie of the Year, as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

May 25, 2012
W&L's Meighan Falls in NCAA Singles Competition
irst-year Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) wrapped up the 2012 Washington and Lee women’s tennis team’s season at the NCAA Division III Women’s Singles Tournament on Friday morning at the Cary Tennis Park.

May 24, 2012
W&L's Meighan Advances to NCAA Singles Quarterfinals
Washington and Lee first-year women’s tennis player Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) completed day one of the NCAA Division III Women’s Singles Tournament with two victories on Thursday afternoon at the Cary Tennis Park.

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 13, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Knocked Off by Emory, 5-2, in NCAA Third Round Action
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team was defeated by No. 5 Emory, 5-2, on Sunday afternoon in NCAA Tournament third round action.

May 12, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Ohio Northern in NCAA Play, 5-0
The seventh-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis won its opener in the 2012 NCAA Division III Tournament, defeating Ohio Northern in the second round by a score of 5-0 on Saturday at Emory University.

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 9, 2012
NCAA Releases Division III Singles & Doubles Fields
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) released its selections for the Division III Singles and Doubles Championship to be held on May 24-26 at the Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C.

May 7, 2012
NCAA Announces Men's & Women's Tennis Fields
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the field for its 2012 Division III men’s and women’s tennis tournaments on Monday afternoon.

May 2, 2012
W&L's Meighan Named ODAC Women's Tennis Player of the Year
Washington and Lee first-year Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) was honored as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Rookie and Player of the Year as the league announced its all-conference awards on Wednesday.

April 29, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Hollins, 5-0, for ODAC Championship Title
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team claimed its 22nd Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship title after defeating Hollins, 5-0, in the championship match on Sunday afternoon on the campus of Randolph-Macon.

April 28, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Downs Roanoke, 5-0
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team downed Roanoke, 5-0, in the second round of ODAC action on Saturday afternoon on the campus of Randolph-Macon.

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 21, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Lynchburg, 5-0, in ODAC Quarterfinals
The fifth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team downed Lynchburg, 5-0, in ODAC Tournament Quarterfinal play on Saturday afternoon at the W&L outdoor tennis courts.

April 20, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Takes Down No. 24 Mary Washington, 9-0
The fifth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team swept No. 24 Mary Washington, 9-0, on Friday afternoon at the Battleground Athletic Complex.

April 16, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Downs St. Thomas, 8-1
The fifth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team downed the NAIA’s 19th-ranked St. Thomas University (Fla.), 8-1, on Monday afternoon on the campus of St. Thomas.

March 31, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Upended by No. 5 CMU, 5-4
The fourth-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team dropped its second straight match, falling to fifth-ranked Carnegie Mellon, 5-4, in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Saturday.

March 26, 2012
W&L Claims Two ODAC Weekly Honors
Washington and Lee claimed two ODAC Players of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.

March 24, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Upset by No. 4 Emory, 5-2
Fourth-ranked Emory upset No. 3 Washington and Lee, 5-2, in women’s tennis at the Fab Five Invitational on Saturday morning, held at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 22, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Downs No. 7 Tufts, 6-3
The third-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated No. 7 Tufts, 6-3, on Thursday on day two of the Fab Five Invitational, hosted by W&L.

March 21, 2012
Generals Fall to No. 1 Williams, 7-2, in Women's Tennis
The third-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team kicked off the Fab Five Invitational with a 7-2 loss to No. 1 Williams on Wednesday at the Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 19, 2012
Ishida Records 100th Win as Generals Defeat Vixens, 9-0, in Women's Tennis
Women’s tennis head coach Eric Ishida earned his 100th win, as the Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Sweet Briar, 9-0, in ODAC action on Monday afternoon at the Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 15, 2012
Generals Fly Past Hornets, 7-0, in Women's Tennis
The third-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team completed its ODAC-packed day with a 7-0 win over Lynchburg on Thursday at the Duchossois Tennis Courts.

March 15, 2012
Generals Defeat Maroons, 7-0, in Women's Tennis
The third-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team turned in a perfect 7-0 victory against Roanoke in ODAC action on Thursday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 15, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Downs Randolph, 9-0
The third-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team downed Randolph, 9-0, in an ODAC matchup on Thursday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 10, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Hollins, 8-1
The eighth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Hollins, 8-1, on Saturday afternoon at the Batten Tennis Center.

March 5, 2012
Three Generals Named ODAC Player of the Week
Three Washington and Lee athletes were selected on Monday as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week for the week ending March 4.

March 4, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Wins ITA Indoor National Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team has won the ITA Indoor National Championship for the first time in program history, defeating Carnegie Mellon, 5-4, on Sunday afternoon at the DePauw Indoor Tennis Center.

March 4, 2012
Generals Swat Wasps, 5-0, in Women's Tennis
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Emory & Henry, 5-0, on Sunday morning at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 4, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Shuts Down Guilford
The eighth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team completed its ODAC weekend with a 9-0 win over Guilford on Sunday afternoon at the Duchossois Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 3, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Runs Past DePauw, 7-2
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team has earned a spot in the ITA Indoor National Championship match after defeating host DePauw University, 7-2, on Saturday at the DePauw Indoor Tennis Center.

March 2, 2012
Generals Take Down Marlins, 5-0, in Women's Tennis
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team continued its ODAC weekend with a 5-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Friday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 2, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Sweeps R-MC, 7-0
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team opened its ODAC action with a 7-0 sweep of Randolph-Macon on Friday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 2, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Advances to ITA Indoor National Semifinals
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Johns Hopkins, 5-4, in the first day of competition at the ITA Indoor National Championships, hosted by DePauw University.

February 20, 2012
W&L's Allison Hupalo Named ODAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Washington and Lee first-year Allison Hupalo (Weston, Mass./Weston) has been named the ODAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 19.

February 18, 2012
Generals Taken Down by JMU, 7-2
Facing its second NCAA Division I team in the past week, the Washington and Lee women’s tennis team fell to James Madison, 7-2, on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

February 18, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Flies Past Bridgewater, 9-0
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team opened its ODAC play with a 9-0 victory over Bridgewater on Saturday morning at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

February 15, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Preview
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team and Head Coach Eric Ishida will be aiming for their 22nd ODAC Championship title in 2012 as they head into the season ranked eighth nationally and second in the Atlantic South region by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

February 15, 2012
Generals Drop Season-Opener to Radford, 7-2
The eighth-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team opened the 2012 spring season with a loss to Division I Radford, 7-2, on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

February 9, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Top ODAC Preseason Poll
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team has been selected to take its 22nd consecutive ODAC title after finishing first in the preseason conference poll, announced on February 9.

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.

October 15, 2011
W&L's Sonja Meighan Finishes in Fifth Place at ITA's
Washington and Lee first-year women's tennis player Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) finished in fifth place at the ITA Small College Championships at the Copeland Cox Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala.

October 14, 2011
W&L's Sonja Meighan Wins at ITA Small College Championships
Washington and Lee first-year women's tennis player Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) competed at day two of the ITA Small College Championships on Friday afternoon at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala.

October 13, 2011
W&L's Sonja Meighan Falls in First Round of ITA Small College Championship
Washington and Lee first-year women's tennis player Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) fell in her first match of the ITA Small College Championships held at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala. on Thursday afternoon.

October 9, 2011
Women's Tennis Claims Eight Flights at ODAC Singles Tourney
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team claimed wins in eight of the nine flights it participated in at the ODAC Singles Tournament over the weekend at Randolph-Macon University.

October 8, 2011
W&L Women's Tennis Competes at Hampton Roads Invite
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team took part in day one of the Hampton Roads Collegiate Invitational on Saturday afternoon in Newport News, Va.

September 26, 2011
W&L's Sonja Meighan Captures ITA Regional Title
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Washington and Lee first-year Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) captured the Championship Singles Flight on Monday afternoon during the final day of competition at the ITA Southeast Region Women’s Championships, hosted by the University of Mary Washington.

September 25, 2011
W&L's Meighan Advances to Semifinals of ITA Championship
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – First-year Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) advanced to the semifinals of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southeast Region Championships after winning two matches on Sunday afternoon on the campus of the University of Mary Washington.

September 24, 2011
Women's Tennis Competes at Day One of ITA Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team competed at day one of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southeast Regional Championships, advancing five individuals and one doubles team.

September 18, 2011
W&L Women's Tennis Participates at Oberlin Invitational
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team took part in the Oberlin Fall Invitational this weekend at the Don Hunsinger Courts on the campus of Oberlin College.

September 17, 2011
W&L Women's Tennis Continues Play at Liberty Invite
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team took to the courts on Saturday for day two of the Liberty University Invite at the Cook Tennis Center.

September 16, 2011
W&L Women's Tennis Kicks Off Fall Season at Liberty
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team kicked off its fall season, competing at the Liberty University Fall Invitational on Friday evening at the Cook Tennis Center.

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 12, 2011
Several Generals Named to VaSID All-State Tennis Teams
The Virginia Sports Information Directors released its 2011 college division all-state men’s and women’s tennis teams recently and Washington and Lee had several student-athletes honored.