2016-17 Washington and Lee Women's Basketball News Releases

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    January 18, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Stumbles to Virginia Wesleyan, 63-47 Virginia Wesleyan forced Washington and Lee into 22 turnovers en route to claiming a 63-47 victory over the Generals in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday evening at the Warner Center.
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    January 14, 2017
    Hornets Sting W&L Women's Basketball, 70-46 Lynchburg College outscored Washington and Lee 18-4 in the first period en route to a 70-46 victory in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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    January 12, 2017
    Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 242 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. The prior record for scholar-athletes in the fall or winter term was 224 set during the fall of 2014.
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    January 10, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to Eastern Mennonite, 71-54 Eastern Mennonite held Washington and Lee to just 28.1 percent (9-32) shooting from the field in the second half en route to posting a 71-54 victory over the Generals in ODAC women’s basketball play on Tuesday night at Yoder Arena.
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    January 07, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Roanoke, 93-75 The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team shot 48.0 percent (12-25) from the three-point line to claim a 93-75 victory at Roanoke in ODAC women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Cregger Center.
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    January 04, 2017
    W&L Women's Basketball Wins Fourth Straight, Defeats Randolph, 65-62 Washington and Lee rode a 30-point third period to a 65-62 victory over Randolph in ODAC women’s basketball action on Wednesday afternoon at the Warner Center.
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    December 29, 2016
    W&L Women's Hoops Downs Rhodes to Finish 2-0 at the Sewanee Holiday Classic Washington and Lee limited Rhodes to just 32.8 percent (20-61) shooting and rode a strong second quarter to a 76-53 victory over the Lynx in the final day of the Sewanee Holiday Classic on Thursday afternoon.
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    December 28, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Knocks Off Sewanee, 85-76 Junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) tallied 24 points on 8-of-14 shooting to lift the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to an 85-76 victory over Sewanee in the opening day of the Sewanee Holiday Classic on Wednesday evening.
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    December 19, 2016
    W&L's Perszyk Earns Women's Basketball ODAC Player of the Week Honors The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending December 18, and Washington and Lee junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) was named the Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
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    December 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Maine-Presque Isle, 71-41 Junior guard Emily Perszyk (Greendale, Wis. / Greendale) posted a game-high 17 points to help lead the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team to a 71-41 win over Maine-Presque Isle on Sunday afternoon in the consolation game of the Hilton Scranton Poinsettia Classic.
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    December 17, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to No. 3 Scranton, 69-54 Sophomore guard Bridgette Mann scored a game-high 22 points to help lead third-ranked Scranton to a 69-54 victory over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Saturday night in the first day of the Hilton Scranton Poinsettia Classic.
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    December 03, 2016
    Strong Second Half Carries Messiah Past W&L Women's Hoops, 92-59 Messiah used an 18-2 run to start the third period to pull away for a 92-59 victory over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Saturday at the Warner Center.
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    November 29, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Drops an 84-76 Decision to Randolph-Macon Randolph-Macon scored 30 points in the fourth period to claim an 84-76 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening at Crenshaw Gymnasium.
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    November 22, 2016
    Strong Third Period Carries W&L Women's Hoops Past Bridgewater, 71-57 The Washington and Lee women’s basketball team used a 17-4 run to start the second half to post a 71-57 victory over Bridgewater in the ODAC-opener for both teams on Tuesday at the Warner Center.
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    November 19, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Upended by Marymount, 60-54 Marymount out-scored the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team 11-3 over the final 5:58 of the game to come away with a 60-54 win over the Generals in the championship game of the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday at the Verizon Sports Arena.
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    November 18, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Downs Colorado College, 66-38 The Washington and Lee women's basketball team held Colorado College without a field goal for the opening 6:28 of the game and jumped out to a 9-0 lead en route to posting a 66-38 victory over the Tigers in the opening day of competition at the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Marymount University.
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    November 15, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Falls to No. 22 Mary Washington, 79-64 Junior guard Kendall Parker scored a game-high 25 points to help lead 22nd-ranked Mary Washington to a 79-64 win over the Washington and Lee women’s basketball team on Tuesday night at the Warner Center in the season-opener for both teams.
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    November 15, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball 2016-17 Season Preview The sports information office recently interviewed Christine Clancy, senior Jackie Clifford, and juniors Emma Redding and Emily Perszyk to preview the 2016-17 season.
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    November 03, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Selected Third in ODAC Preseason Poll The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016-17 women’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday and Washington and Lee was selected to finish third out of 12 schools.
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    August 02, 2016
    W&L Women's Basketball Earns WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll ATLANTA, Ga. – The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced the Academic Top 25 Team Honor Rolls for the 2015-16 season and Washington and Lee ranked 15th in Division III.
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    July 15, 2016
    ODAC Announces 2015-16 All-Academic Team The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2015-16 All-Academic Team on Friday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.
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    July 13, 2016
    Six W&L Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-State Honors The 2015-16 Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team was announced on Tuesday and six Washington and Lee student-athletes were honored among the 234 student-athletes from 41 colleges and universities across the state.
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    July 06, 2016
    Phillips, Lang Tabbed as Assistant Coaches for Basketball Programs Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Steven Phillips and Kacie Lang as staff members within the athletic department.