21 A.J. Witherell
21 A.J. Witherell
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Wilmington, Del.
High School: Salesianum
Position: A
gp 17
p 88
g 52
a 36

2017: Lettered as a first-year ... returns as one of the top attackmen in the conference.

2016: Played in all 20 contests as a starting attackman ... earned Second Team All-ODAC honors and was tabbed the ODAC Rookie of the Year ... also garnered VaSID College Division Rookie of the Year laurels ... led the team in scoring with 55 points on 33 goals and 22 assists ... his point total was seventh-best in the ODAC and the second-highest total ever by a W&L first-year player ... totaled at least one point in 17 out of the 20 contests ... also collected 38 ground balls and 11 caused turnovers ... scored five points on two goals and three assists in his first career game, a 10-9 win at Christopher Newport (2/11) ... scored a career-best five goals and notched a career-high tying six points in an 11-6 win over Mary Washington (3/9) ... also had six points on three goals and three assists in a 13-8 win at Lynchburg (3/26) ... totaled two goals and three assists in a 21-3 win over Bridgewater (4/6) ... earned the Washington and Lee Outstanding First-Year Male Athlete Award and the C.W. Pacy Award as the team's top first-year player.

High School: Earned four letters in lacrosse and three in soccer at Salesianum School ... helped lead the lacrosse and the soccer teams to three state championships each ... earned first team all-state honors at midfielder as a junior and again at attack as a senior ... named a U.S. Lacrosse All-American and lacrosse team MVP as a senior ... earned second team all-state laurels in soccer as a senior.

Off the Field: Uncle, John Roe '88, played football for the Generals ... member of the Generals Leadership Academy ... undeclared major.

Recent Games
Apr 15 at Shenandoah W, 26-9
Apr 18 vs. Elizabethtown L, 11-7
Apr 22 at Roanoke L, 15-14
Apr 26 Randolph W, 24-7
Apr 29 Randolph-Macon W, 26-6
May 5 Hampden-Sydney L, 19-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 9
Points 88 49
Goals 52 24
Assists 36 25
Man-up goals 3 2
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 55 24
Turnovers 21 10
Caused turnovers 11 5
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 160 86
Shooting percentage 32.5 27.9
Shots on goal 101 57
Shots on goal percentage 63.1 66.3
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 11 York (Pa.) L, 12-11 2 0 2 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 7 28.6 4 57.1
Feb 15 Christopher Newport W, 14-6 4 4 8 0 0 4 0 2 0-0 10 40.0 8 80.0
Feb 19 at Denison W, 15-11 4 3 7 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 7 57.1 5 71.4
Feb 25 at Washington College L, 11-9 2 1 3 1 0 6 2 0 0-0 7 28.6 5 71.4
Mar 4 Franklin & Marshall L, 16-14 3 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 6 50.0 5 83.3
Mar 8 Mary Washington L, 16-13 5 2 7 0 0 6 3 1 0-0 13 38.5 6 46.2
Mar 11 at Hampden-Sydney W, 12-9 0 4 4 0 0 3 1 0 0-0 6 0.0 1 16.7
Mar 17 at Virginia Wesleyan W, 20-5 2 3 5 0 0 3 1 2 0-0 6 33.3 4 66.7
Mar 25 Lynchburg W, 13-10 1 3 4 0 0 3 2 2 0-0 13 7.7 8 61.5
Apr 1 Guilford W, 20-5 4 1 5 1 0 2 0 1 0-0 9 44.4 8 88.9
Apr 5 Bridgewater W, 17-9 3 5 8 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 13 23.1 10 76.9
Apr 15 at Shenandoah W, 26-9 4 4 8 0 0 4 1 0 0-0 10 40.0 8 80.0
Apr 18 vs. Elizabethtown L, 11-7 4 0 4 0 0 4 1 0 0-0 9 44.4 4 44.4
Apr 22 at Roanoke L, 15-14 4 1 5 1 0 2 4 0 0-0 14 28.6 6 42.9
Apr 26 Randolph W, 24-7 4 3 7 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 9 44.4 8 88.9
Apr 29 Randolph-Macon W, 26-6 2 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 6 33.3 4 66.7
May 5 Hampden-Sydney L, 19-10 4 0 4 0 0 7 1 3 0-0 15 26.7 7 46.7
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 20 19 33 22 55 2 0 38 34 11 0-0 90 36.7 59 65.6
2016-17 17 17 52 36 88 3 0 55 21 11 0-0 160 32.5 101 63.1
2017-18 19 19 60 31 91 3 0 43 28 15 0-0 154 39.0 107 69.5
2018-19 19 19 46 37 83 6 0 49 21 10 0-0 130 35.4 78 60.0
Total 75 74 191 126 317 14 0 185 104 47 0-0 534 35.8 345 64.6
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 17 52 36 88 3 0 55 21 11 0-0 160 32.5 101 63.1
Conference 9 9 24 25 49 2 0 24 10 5 0-0 86 27.9 57 66.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 10 10 32 20 52 1 0 31 11 9 0-0 101 31.7 68 67.3
Away 6 6 16 16 32 2 0 20 9 2 0-0 50 32.0 29 58.0
Neutral 1 1 4 0 4 0 0 4 1 0 0-0 9 44.4 4 44.4
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Wins 10 10 28 31 59 1 0 28 6 7 0-0 89 31.5 64 71.9
Losses 7 7 24 5 29 2 0 27 15 4 0-0 71 33.8 37 52.1
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February 4 4 12 8 20 1 0 14 4 2 0-0 31 38.7 22 71.0
March 5 5 11 13 24 0 0 15 9 5 0-0 44 25.0 24 54.5
April 7 7 25 15 40 2 0 19 7 1 0-0 70 35.7 48 68.6
May 1 1 4 0 4 0 0 7 1 3 0-0 15 26.7 7 46.7