Washington and Lee University held its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 18 at Lee Chapel. Headlining the award winners were senior soccer/track & field athlete Maggie Sutherland (Pittsburgh, Pa./Sewickley Academy) and senior basketball/track & field athlete Ben Goetsch (Timonium, Md./Gilman), who were selected as the Pres Brown Outstanding Senior Female and Male Athletes of the Year as voted on by members of the department.
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 176 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.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens outdoor track and field teams competed in the 2010 Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship on Friday and Saturday at Bridgewater College. The Generals claimed 10 All-ODAC citations, five individual champions and three school records in addition to first-year Lauren Schultz (Hopkinton, Mass./Hopkinton) being named ODAC Rookie of the Year.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens track & field teams recorded two school records and 10 Top 5 finishes competing against NCAA Division I, II and III schools at the Liberty Invitational on Saturday afternoon.
The Washington and Lee track and field teams wrapped up the third annual W&L Track & Field Carnival on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field as over 1,000 athletes from NCAA Division I, II, and III schools took part in the two-day meet.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens track & field teams opened their outdoor season with a strong performance at the Roanoke Maroons Invitational. The Generals recorded 24 Top 5 finishes, including six winning performances.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens indoor track & field teams were in action on Friday at the 2010 ODAC Indoor Championship meet at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. The women finished fourth with 52 points, while the men finished seventh with 12 points.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens indoor track & field teams both had selected athletes competing over the weekend against Division I and Division III competition at the Liberty University Open.
The Washington and Lee mens and womens indoor track teams opened their 2009-10 season in earnest on Saturday as they took part in the 2010 Susquehanna Orange and Maroon Classic at the James W. Garrett Sports Complex.
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 3.500.
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its preseason coaches poll for mens and womens indoor track and field on Friday and the W&L mens and womens teams were both picked to finish in third place.
Six Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the 2008-09 Virginia Sports Information Director's (VaSID) Academic All-State team. The association recognized 216 student-athletes from the state's 36 institutions of higher learning.