2011-12 Washington and Lee Women's Cross Country News Releases

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 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.

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.

February 16, 2012
W&L XC Teams Earn All-Academic Laurels From USTFCCCA
The Washington and Lee men’s and women’s cross country teams have been honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as 2011 All-Academic Teams the organization announced recently.

February 10, 2012
W&L's Huffman and Schultz Honored by USTFCCCA
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its 2011 Division III Cross Country All-Academic Honorees and the Washington and Lee women’s cross country team had a pair of athletes honored.

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 6, 2011
Seven Generals Named to ODAC Sportsmanship Team
Seven Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected to the 2011 ODAC/StellarOne Bank Sportsmanship Teams, with one athlete chosen from each fall sport to represent their respective school.

November 19, 2011
W&L's Schultz Competes at NCAA Cross Country Championships
Washington and Lee junior Lauren Schultz (Hopkinton, Mass./Hopkinton) competed at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on Saturday morning at the Lake Breeze Golf Course in Winneconne, Wis.

November 12, 2011
W&L Women's Cross Country Takes 7th at NCAA Regionals
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team took part in the NCAA South/Southeast Regional at Texas Lutheran University on Saturday afternoon and the Generals came away with a seventh-place finish in the 29-team field.

October 29, 2011
W&L Women' XC Takes 2nd at ODAC Championships
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team came up just short in seeking back-to-back ODAC titles as the Generals finished in second place, 19 points behind Bridgewater College, at the 2011 ODAC Championships.

October 17, 2011
Three W&L Athletes Earn ODAC Player of the Week Honors
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its players of the week for the week ending on October 16, and Washington and Lee had three athletes honored.

October 14, 2011
W&L Women's Cross Country Earns Top 10 Finish in Charlotte
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team took part in the Royal Cross Country Classic hosted by Queens University of Charlotte on Friday afternoon. Competing against teams from across all NCAA Divisions, the Generals came away with a ninth-place finish out of 21 teams.

October 1, 2011
W&L Women's Cross Country Finishes 4th at Salisbury
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team, on the strength of four Top 35 individual finishes, placed fourth out of 16 teams on Saturday afternoon at the Dan Cathcart Invitational hosted by Salisbury University.

September 10, 2011
W&L Women's XCountry Finishes Third in W&L Invitational
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team finished third out of seven teams as it hosted the Generals Invitational on Saturday morning at the Dick Miller Cross Country Course.

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.

September 1, 2011
W&L Women's Cross Country Wins Hornet XC Challenge
The Washington and Lee women’s cross country team started off the 2011 season by winning the Hornet XC Challenge on Thursday evening hosted by Lynchburg College.

August 29, 2011
W&L Women's XC Picked to Defend ODAC Title
he Washington and Lee women’s cross country team was a runaway favorite in the 2011 ODAC Women’s Cross Country Preseason Poll. The Generals received 7-of-9 first-place votes and totaled 63 points.

August 29, 2011
2011 W&L Women's Cross Country Season Preview
One point. A single point was all that separated the Washington and Lee women’s cross country team from rival Lynchburg College at last season’s ODAC Cross Country Championships, as W&L won its seventh conference crown of the decade by the slimmest of margins.

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 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.