Athletics Press Releases

  • Three W&L Volleyball Players Earn VaSID All-State Honors
    December 14, 2018
    The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) released its 2018 College Division All-State Volleyball teams on Friday, and Washington and Lee had three players earn accolades, including senior libero Elly Cosgrove (Wilmington, N.C./John T. Hoggard) on the first team.
  • Six Men's Soccer players earn Scholar All-Region accolades
    December 10, 2018
    The United Soccer Coaches released its 2018 NCAA Division III Men’s Scholar All-Region Teams on Monday, and the Washington and Lee men’s soccer team had a record six players named to the All-South Region squad.
  • Ritch claims United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-America honors
    December 10, 2018
    The United Soccer Coaches released its 2018 NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer Scholar All-America Teams on Monday, and Washington and Lee senior midfielder Dylan Ritch became just the second player in program history to be named a Scholar All-American.
  • W&L Wrestling Cracks the Division III Top 25
    December 06, 2018
    The Washington and Lee wrestling team has received its first-ever national ranking as a Division III squad, ranking 22nd in the latest edition of the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III Top 25.
  • W&L's Hornsby Earns D3football.com All-Region Laurels
    December 04, 2018
    Washington and Lee senior offensive lineman Mitch Hornsby (Loganville, Ga. / Archer) was selected to the D3football.com All-South Region squad, which was announced on Tuesday morning.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Ryan Luth (12-4)
    December 04, 2018
    First-year wrestling Ryan Luth went 5-0 en route to winning the title in the 157 pound weight class at the Ohio Northern Invitational on Saturday to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Hageboeck, Lynch, Horn honored as ODAC Athletes of the Week
    December 03, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its athletes of the week for the week ending December 2, and Washington and Lee junior Emily Hageboeck and sophomore Danny Lynch were named the Swimmers of the Week, while first-year guard Megan Horn claimed Women’s Basketball Player of the Week laurels.
  • W&L Women's Track and Field 2018-19 Season Preview
    November 30, 2018
    For the second consecutive season, the Washington and Lee women’s track and field team enters the year with the largest roster in program history. Last season, the Generals had 38 athletes, and this winter, the team opens the 2018-19 campaign with 40 competitors on the squad.
  • Washington and Lee Currently Second in ODAC Commissioner's Cup Fall Standings
    November 29, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its fall standings for the 2018-19 ODAC Commissioner’s Cups and Washington and Lee currently ranks second in the race for the men's, women's and overall cups.
  • W&L Men's Track and Field 2018-19 Season Preview
    November 29, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men's track and field team opens the 2018-19 season this weekend. Here is this year's season preview.
  • Tucker Earns NFHCA First Team All-Region Laurels
    November 28, 2018
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association released its 2018 Longstretch/NFHCA Division III All-Region teams on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee senior forward Haley Tucker (Manakin-Sabot, Va./St. Catherine's School) was selected to the All-South Region First Team.
  • Trio of Generals named to All-South Atlantic Region teams
    November 27, 2018
    The United Soccer Coaches released its 2018 All-Region teams on Monday, and Washington and Lee senior midfielder Dylan Ritch, first-year defender Jack Rawlins and junior defender Oliver Dolberg earned All-South Atlantic Region laurels.
  • Engeland selected to All-South Atlantic Region Second Team
    November 27, 2018
    The United Soccer Coaches released its 2018 All-Region teams on Monday, and Washington and Lee senior midfielder Megan Engeland was named to the All-South Atlantic Second Team.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Emily Hageboeck (11-26)
    November 27, 2018
    Junior women's swimmer Emily Hageboeck registered the fastest time in Division III in the 200 breaststroke at the F&M Invitaitonal to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week accolades.
  • Nine Generals Earn All-ODAC Honors in Football
    November 20, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2018 all-conference football team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee boasted nine selections, including three first team honorees.
  • Hageboeck, Sullivan garner ODAC Swimmer of the Week honors
    November 19, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its athletes of the week for the week ending November 18, and Washington and Lee’s Emily Hageboeck and Patrick Sullivan were named the Swimmers of the Week.
  • W&L's Ryan Luth Named Centennial Conference Wrestler of the Week
    November 19, 2018
    The Centennial Conference has announced that Washington and Lee first-year 157-pounder Ryan Luth (Milford, Conn. / Joseph A. Foran) has been named the conference Wrestler of the Week for the week ending November 18.
  • Clark and Dodson Earn Google Cloud Academic All-District Honors
    November 15, 2018
    The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2018 Google Cloud Division III Academic All-District Football squad on Thursday afternoon and Washington and Lee had two players selected to the 26-member District 5 team.
  • Spalding Named ODAC Men's Cross Country Coach of the Year
    November 15, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its special awards for men’s cross country on Thursday, and Washington and Lee Head Coach Brandon Spalding was named the Coach of the Year.
  • Courtney Berry Garners Google Cloud Academic All-District Honor
    November 15, 2018
    The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District Volleyball teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee sophomore middle blocker Courtney Berry (Charlottesville, Va./Western Albemarle) was selected to the seven-member District 5 team in the Division III category.
  • W&L Women's Cross Country's Hollen & Dager Earn Major ODAC Honors
    November 15, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its special awards for women’s cross country on Thursday, and Washington and Lee first-year Sarah Hollen (Palmyra, Pa./Palmyra Area) garnered the Rookie of the Year award, and Head Coach Michael Dager was named the Coach of the Year.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Caroline Baber (11-13)
    November 13, 2018
    First-year women's swimmer Caroline Baber won three individual races and was a part of one winning relay at 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon on Saturday to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Allison Webb Earns AVCA All-America Accolade
    November 13, 2018
    The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced its 2018 AVCA Division III All-America teams on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee junior outside hitter Allison Webb (Thousand Oaks, Calif./Westlake) earned honorable mention recognition for the first time in her career.
  • Baber selected as ODAC Women’s Swimmer of the Week
    November 12, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its athletes of the week for the week ending November 11, and Washington and Lee first-year Caroline Baber (Richmond, Va./Collegiate School) was selected as the Women’s Swimmer of the Week.
  • Ritch, Runge secure Academic All-District laurels
    November 08, 2018
    The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its 2018 Google Cloud Division III Academic All-District men’s soccer teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee seniors Dylan Ritch (Mint Hill, N.C./Independence) and Tyler Runge (Manassas, Va./Forest Park) were named to the 11-member District 5 team.
  • Webb & Cosgrove Garner AVCA All-Region Laurels
    November 08, 2018
    The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced its 2018 Division III All-Regions teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee junior outside hitter Allison Webb (Thousand Oaks, Calif./Westlake) and senior libero Elly Cosgrove (Wilmington, N.C./John T. Hoggard) both earned honors in the South Region.
  • Ritch, Singleton, Rawlins claim major ODAC awards; record eight Generals honored
    November 07, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2018 men’s soccer all-conference teams on Thursday and senior midfielder Dylan Ritch (Mint Hill, N.C./Independence), fifth-year head coach Mike Singleton and first-year defender Jack Rawlins (Springfield, Va./Lake Braddock Secondary) garnered major awards to headline eight Generals named to the All-ODAC teams.
  • Engeland, Hoeh garner First-Team All-ODAC; six Generals recognized
    November 07, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2018 women’s soccer all-conference teams on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee had six players honored, led by senior midfielder Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa./Pennsbury) and sophomore midfielder Erin Hoeh (Chesterland, Ohio/West Geauga) on the first team.
  • Four W&L Field Hockey Players Garner All-ODAC Laurels
    November 06, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its field hockey All-ODAC recipients on Tuesday, and Washington and Lee had four players garner accolades.
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