2012-13 Washington and Lee Women's Tennis News Releases

May 25, 2013
Meighan and Kirkland Drop Semifinals Match at NCAA Championships
Washington and Lee sophomores Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) and Patricia Kirkland (Charleston, S.C./Ashley Hall) fell in the semifinals of the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship on Saturday, hosted by Kalamazoo College.

May 24, 2013
Kirkland and Meighan Advance to NCAA Doubles Semifinals
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis doubles group of sophomores Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) and Patricia Kirkland (Charleston, S.C./Ashley Hall) competed in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship on Friday afternoon, hosted by Kalamazoo College.

May 23, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Competes in Day One of NCAA Tournament
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team had three competitors compete in day one of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Thursday, hosted by Kalamazoo College.

May 17, 2013
Several Generals Named to ODAC/StellarOne Spring Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013 StellarOne Bank Spring Sportsmanship Teams on Friday and several Washington and Lee Generals were among those recognized.

May 14, 2013
W&L Announces 2013 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening, honoring student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2012-13 school year as successful as any in recent memory.

May 11, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Edged By No. 15 Sewanee, 5-4, in NCAA Second Round
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team fell to No. 15 Sewanee, 5-4, on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, hosted by Emory University.

May 10, 2013
W&L Claims the 2013 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
For the 11th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Friday. The Generals claimed both the Women’s Commissioner’s Cup and the Men’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title.

May 10, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Flies Past Methodist, 5-0, in NCAA Tournament
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team flew past Methodist, 5-0, in first round action of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Friday, hosted by Emory University.

May 8, 2013
Six Generals Selected to NCAA Individual Championships
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on Wednesday the individuals who will compete in the singles and doubles competition of the 2013 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships.

May 6, 2013
NCAA Announces Men's and Women's Tennis Championship Fields
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the field for its 2013 Division III men’s and women’s tennis tournaments on Monday afternoon.

May 5, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Upset By No. 27 Mary Washington
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team fell to 27th-ranked Mary Washington, 5-4, on Sunday at the W&L Outdoor Tennis Courts.

May 4, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Falls to No. 4 Emory, 9-0
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to fourth-ranked Emory on Saturday at the Woodruff P.E. Center.

May 2, 2013
ODAC Announces Women's Tennis All-Conference Teams
The All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference women’s tennis team was announced on Thursday and Washington and Lee had several players honored, including claiming the league’s Player of the Year and Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

April 28, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Claims 23rd ODAC Title With 5-0 Win Over Roanoke
The 16th-ranked and top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s tennis team claimed a 5-0 win over second-seeded Roanoke in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship match on Sunday at Virginia Wesleyan College.

April 27, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Advances to ODAC Championship with 5-0 Win over Virginia Wesleyan
The 16th-ranked and top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s tennis team advances to the ODAC Championship match after defeating fifth-seeded Virginia Wesleyan, 5-0, on Saturday at The Everett Tennis Center.

April 24, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 179 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, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Guilford, 6-0, in ODAC Quarterfinals
Top-seeded Washington and Lee women’s tennis team took down eighth-seeded Guilford, 6-0, in the ODAC Tournament Quarterfinals on Sunday at the W&L Outdoor Tennis Courts.

April 19, 2013
ODAC Releases ODAC Men's and Women's Tennis Pairings
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced the pairings for the men’s and women’s tennis tournaments that begin this weekend.

April 19, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Felled By No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 5-4
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team dropped a 5-4 match to second-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Friday evening at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

April 14, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Breezes By Guilford, 9-0
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team increased its ODAC winning streak to 11 in taking down Guilford, 9-0, on Sunday at the McMichael Centennial Class Courts.

April 1, 2013
White and Meighan Earn Weekly ODAC Honors
Two Washington and Lee student-athletes have earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week Award in their sport for the week ending March 31.

March 30, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Upsets No. 7 Carnegie Mellon, 7-2
The 18th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team upset seventh-ranked Carnegie Mellon, 7-2, on Saturday at the Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 27, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Claims 9-0 Win over Randolph
Washington and Lee flew past Randolph, 9-0, in ODAC women’s tennis action on Wednesday at the Randolph Tennis Courts.

March 25, 2013
Multiple Generals Named ODAC Athlete of the Week
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named the conference’s athlete of the week in their respective sport for the week ending March 24.

March 24, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Blanked by No. 2 Amherst, 5-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team was blanked by 2nd-ranked Amherst, 5-0, on Sunday at the Fab 7 Tournament, hosted by Emory University.

March 23, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Falls to No. 19 Sewanee, 5-4
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team dropped a 5-4 decision to 19th-ranked Sewanee on Saturday afternoon in the Fab 7 Tournament hosted by Emory University.

March 22, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats No. 16 Tufts, 5-4
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team defeated 16th-ranked Tufts on Friday afternoon in the Fab 7 Tournament hosted by Emory University.

March 20, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Roanoke, 5-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team continued its winning ways with a 5-0 win over Roanoke on Wednesday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 20, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Tops Shenandoah, 7-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s lacrosse team ran past Shenandoah, 7-0, on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 20, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Takes Down Bridgewater, 9-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team took down Bridgewater, 9-0, on Wednesday.

March 17, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Emory & Henry, 5-0
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team continued its winning streak in conference play with 5-0 over Emory & Henry on Sunday at the Duchoissois Tennis Center.

March 15, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Stings the Yellow Jackets, 9-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team flew past Randolph-Macon, 9-0, on Friday at the W&L outdoor tennis courts.

March 15, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Tops Virginia Wesleyan, 5-0
The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team blanked Virginia Wesleyan, 5-0, on Friday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 9, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Takes Down Hollins, 5-0
he Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Hollins, 5-0, on Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 8, 2013
W&L Announces its 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Washington and Lee University has announced the 26th class to be inducted into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony the weekend of September 6-7, 2013.

March 4, 2013
Three Generals Earn ODAC Weekly Honors
Three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week in their respective sports for the week ending March 3.

March 3, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Blanks Sweet Briar, 7-2
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team opened Old Dominion Athletic Conference play with a 7-0 win over Sweet Briar on Sunday at Williams Gymnasium Courts.

March 2, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Tops Skidmore, 6-3, at ITA Indoor Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team defeated Skidmore, 6-3, in the consolation round of the ITA Division III Women’s Team Indoor Championship on Saturday, hosted by DePauw.

March 2, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Takes Sixth at ITA Indoor Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team ended its competition at the 2013 ITA Division III Women’s Team Indoor Championship in sixth place after falling to host DePauw, 8-1, on Saturday evening.

March 1, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Falls to No. 15 Trinity (Texas) at ITA Indoor Championships
The seventh-ranked Washington and Lee women’s tennis team fell to No. 11 Trinity (Texas), 5-4, on Friday in the first round of the ITA Division III Women’s Team Indoor Championship, hosted by DePauw University.

February 15, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Knocks Off Division I Radford, 7-2
The seventh-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team opened its spring season with a 7-2 victory over Division I Radford on Friday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

February 12, 2013
2013 Washington and Lee Women's Tennis Preview
The Washington and Lee women's tennis team opens its spring season on Friday when it hosts Division I Radford at 3:00 pm. Learn a little more about the Generals before they take the court in this season preview video.

February 7, 2013
W&L Women's Tennis Tops ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013 Women’s Tennis Preseason Poll and Washington and Lee was chosen to finish first in the league.

January 22, 2013
W&L Tabs Marc Vartabedian as Assistant Women's Tennis Coach
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the hiring of Marc Vartabedian as assistant women’s tennis coach.

January 7, 2013
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 177 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 13, 2012
W&L's Buell Places Fourth at ITA Small College Championships
Washington and Lee sophomore Meghan Buell finished fourth in singles play at the ITA National Small College Championships on Saturday morning at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center.

October 12, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Duo Takes Second At ITA Small College Championships
Junior Claire Cahill (Austin, Texas/Lake Travis) and sophomore Meghan Buell (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) teamed up to take second place in doubles play at the ITA National Small College Championships on Friday at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center.

October 11, 2012
W&L's Buell and Cahill Notch Wins at ITA Small College Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team recorded two wins on day one of the ITA National Small College Championships on Thursday afternoon at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center.

September 24, 2012
W&L's Buell Takes ITA Southeast Regional Singles Championship
Washington and Lee sophomore Meghan Buell (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) was named the 2012 ITA Southeast Regional Singles Champion, leading the W&L women’s tennis team on the final day of the ITA Southeast Regional Championships on Monday, hosted by Mary Washington.

September 23, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Continues Competition at ITA Regionals
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team continued its winning ways at day two of the ITA Southeast Regional Championships on Sunday, hosted by Mary Washington.

September 22, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis in Action at the ITA Southeast Regionals
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team began competition at the ITA Southeast Regional Tournament on Saturday, hosted by Mary Washington.

September 16, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Finishes Day Two at UMW Kickoff Classic
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team wrapped up its first competition of the season on Sunday at the UMW Kickoff Classic, hosted by Mary Washington.

September 15, 2012
W&L Women's Tennis Opens Play at UMW Kickoff Classic
The Washington and Lee women’s tennis team opened its 2012-13 season with action at the UMW Kickoff Classic, hosted by Mary Washington, on Saturday.

September 8, 2012
W&L Names Erin Ness Head Women's Tennis Coach
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Erin Ness as head women’s tennis coach and assistant director of the Duchossois Tennis Center effective immediately.

August 6, 2012
Eric Ishida Resigns as Head Women's Tennis Coach at W&L
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that Eric Ishida has resigned as head women's tennis coach in order to assume the head men’s post at Oberlin College.