2011-12 Washington and Lee Women's Track & Field News Releases

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.

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 11, 2012
W&L Women's T&F Competes at Dr. Keeler Invite
Four athletes of the Washington and Lee women’s track and field competed at the Dr. Keeler Invitational, held at North Central on Thursday and Friday evening.

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 7, 2012
W&L's Dannhauser Competes at Lynchburg Heptathlon
Sophomore Leigh Dannhauser (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) was the lone competitor for the Washington and Lee women’s track and field team on day one of the Lynchburg Heptathlon on Monday afternoon at Shellenberger Field.

April 28, 2012
W&L Women's T&F Competes at Radford Highlander Invite
One school record and two personal-best performances highlighted the Washington and Lee women’s track and field two-day competition at the Radford Highlander Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the Patrick D. Cupp Memorial Stadium.

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 T&F Places Third at ODAC Championship
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team captured third place at the 2012 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday on the campus of Lynchburg College.

April 20, 2012
Five Generals Named to ODAC Winter Sportsmanship Teams
Several Washington and Lee athletes have been selected to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference/StellarOne Sportmanship Teams for the winter season.

April 14, 2012
W&L Women's Track Takes Part in Hopkins Loyola Invitational
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team competed at the Hopkins Loyola Invitational on Saturday afternoon in a final tune up for next week’s ODAC Championships.

March 31, 2012
W&L Women's T&F in Action at Commonwealth Duals
Washington and Lee’s women’s track & field team took part in the Commonwealth Duals on hosted by Christopher Newport University on Saturday and came away with 17 Top 5 finishes and four event wins.

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 T&F Wraps up Two-Day W&L-VMI Carnival
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team wrapped up day two of the W&L-VMI Carnival on a rainy Saturday afternoon at Foster Stadium.

March 23, 2012
Katterhagen Leads W&L Women's T&F at W&L-VMI Carnival
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team wrapped up day one of the two-day W&L-VMI Carnival on Friday evening at Wilson Field.

March 17, 2012
W&L Women's T&F Opens 2012 Outdoor Season at Lynchburg
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team opened its 2012 outdoor season with a bang, as the Generals captured five event wins and broke one school record at the Lynchburg Open on Saturday afternoon.

March 3, 2012
Two W&L Women's T&F Athletes in Action at Va. Tech
The Washington and Lee women’s track and field team sent a pair of athletes to compete in the Virginia Tech Last Chance Meet in a final attempt to qualify for the NCAA Championships.

February 24, 2012
W&L Women's T&F Takes Second Place at ODACs
The Washington and Lee women’s track team recorded 110.5 points to take second place at the ODAC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday at Liberty University.

February 18, 2012
W&L Women's T&F in Action at VMI Winter Relays
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team had several athletes in action at the VMI Relays on Saturday afternoon.

February 9, 2012
W&L Women's Tracksters in Action at Navy Sweetheart Meet
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team took part in he Navy Sweetheart Meet hosted by the Naval Academy at Wesleyan Brown Field House on Thursday evening.

February 4, 2012
W&L Women's Track & Field Takes Part in Vince Brown Invitational
Seven Top 5 finishes among Division III athletes highlighted the Washington and Lee women’s track & field team’s performance at the CNU Vince Brown Invitational on Saturday afternoon at the Freeman Center.

January 28, 2012
Washington and Lee Women's T&F Wrap up Liberty Open
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team took part on the second day of the Liberty Open & Multi’s on Saturday afternoon.

January 27, 2012
Washington and Lee Women's T&F in Action on Day 1 of Liberty Open
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team took part in its second track meet of the New Year, opening the two-day Liberty Open & Multi’s with several athletes in competition.

January 14, 2012
W&L Women's T&F In Action at Marietta
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team took part in its first meet of 2012 at the Marietta Open on Saturday afternoon and came away with 13 Top 5 finishes.

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.

December 5, 2011
Generals Claim Three ODAC Weekly Awards
Washington and Lee claimed three ODAC Player of the Week awards for the week ending Dec. 4 as announced by the conference office on Monday.

December 5, 2011
W&L Women's Track Team Picked Third in ODAC Coaches Poll
Washington and Lee’s women’s indoor track & field team has been picked to finish third in the annual ODAC Women’s Indoor Track & Field Coaches Poll the league announced on Monday.

December 3, 2011
W&L Women's T&F Takes Part on Final Day of Liberty Kickoff
Competing against NCAA Div. I, II and III teams, the Washington and Lee women’s track & field team recorded three event wins among Div. III athletes to go with 11 Div. III Top 5 finishes on the second day of the Liberty Kickoff hosted by Liberty University on Saturday afternoon.

December 2, 2011
W&L Women's Track & Field Team Kicks Off 2011-12 at Liberty
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team took part in day one of the season-opening Liberty Kickoff event on Friday afternoon at Liberty University.

December 2, 2011
W&L Women's T&F Season Preview
The Washington and Lee women’s track & field team has been making great strides (pun intended) under the stewardship of ninth-year Head Coach Nate Hoey. Having captured the 2009 Indoor ODAC Championship, just the second conference crown in school history, and finishing third at both the conference indoor and outdoor meets a season ago, the Generals, with a young, talented core of returnees and a promising stable of first-years, appear ready to challenge for the top spot in the league once again.

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.

August 10, 2011
W&L Track & Field Teams Honored for Academic Prowess
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s track and field teams have both been honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as 2011 All-Academic Teams.

July 11, 2011
Six Generals Earn VaSID Academic All-State Honors
Six Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team for the 2010-11 school year.