2018 Washington and Lee Football News Releases

  • 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.
  • W&L Football Falls to Shenandoah, 27-24, in Overtime
    November 10, 2018
    The Shenandoah football team overcame a 21-6 fourth-quarter deficit to post a 27-24 overtime victory over Washington and Lee in the season finale for both teams on Saturday at Wilson Field.
  • W&L Football Drops a 24-20 Decision to Hampden-Sydney
    November 03, 2018
    The Washington and Lee football team fumbled on the Hampden-Sydney 2-yardline with just 1:04 remaining in the game in falling to the Tigers by a score of 24-20 on Saturday at Wilson Field.
  • W&L Football Falls at Guilford College, 40-3
    October 27, 2018
    The Washington and Lee football team totaled just 178 yards of offense and turned the ball over five times in falling to Guilford College by a score of 40-3 on Saturday at the Armfield Athletic Center.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Josh Breece (10-23)
    October 23, 2018
    Sophomore running back Josh Breece rushed for 232 yards and three touchdowns on Saturday at Ferrum to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Guilford Game Notes
    October 22, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Guilford will be meeting for the 32nd time, with the Generals holding an 18-13 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1965 season.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Shenandoah Game Notes
    October 22, 2018
    W&L and Shenandoah will be meeting for the seventh time, with the Generals holding a 5-1 edge in the all-time series. The lone loss was a 21-14 overtime loss on the road during the 2013 season. The Blue & White has won all three home contests against the Hornets, averaging 47.0 points per game in those encounters.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Hampden-Sydney Game Notes
    October 22, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Hampden-Sydney will be meeting for the 77th time, with the Tigers holding a 38-36-2 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1899 season.
  • W&L Football Escapes With a 38-35 Win at Ferrum
    October 20, 2018
    Sophomore placekicker Jarrett Wright (Charlotte, N.C. / Ardrey Kell) booted a 31-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Washington and Lee football team to a 38-35 win over Ferrum on Saturday at W.B. Adams Stadium.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Will Corry (10-16)
    October 16, 2018
    Junior linebacker Will Corry of the football team totaled seven tackles, two sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery for a touchdown on Saturday to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week accolades.
  • Corry and Jones Earn ODAC Weekly Accolades
    October 15, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee junior linebacker Will Corry (Watkinsville, Ga. / Athens Academy) has been named the ODAC Football Defensive Player of the Week and sophomore Laurie Jones (Atlanta, Ga. / Blessed Trinity) has been selected as the ODAC Women’s Golfer of the Week for the week ending October 14.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Ferrum Game Notes
    October 15, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Bridgewater will be meeting for the 49th time, with the Generals holding a 28-20 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1964 season.
  • W&L Football Drops Emory & Henry, 40-29
    October 13, 2018
    Washington and Lee jumped out to a 27-0 lead in the opening 17:50 of the game en route to posting a 40-29 football victory over Emory & Henry on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Emory & Henry Game Notes
    October 09, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Bridgewater will be meeting for the 49th time, with the Generals holding a 28-20 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1964 season.
  • Trio of Generals claim ODAC Athlete of the Week accolades
    October 08, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced that Washington and Lee student-athletes Megan Engeland (Yardley, Pa./Pennsbury), Samantha Yates (Birmingham, Ala./St. Paul's School) and Patrick Ryan (Wilton, Conn./Wilton) have been honored as the ODAC Player of the Week in their respective sports for the week ending October 7.
  • W&L Football Downs Bridgewater, 30-20
    October 06, 2018
    The Washington and Lee football team erupted for 23 points in the second quarter in producing a 30-20 victory over Bridgewater on Saturday afternoon at Jopson Field.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Bridgewater Game Notes
    October 01, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Bridgewater will be meeting for the 49th time, with the Generals holding a 28-20 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1964 season.
  • W&L Football Drops a 23-7 Decision to Randolph-Macon
    September 29, 2018
    The Randolph-Macon football team controlled the ball for 23:08 of the final 30 minutes to produce a 23-7 victory over Washington and Lee on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Randolph-Macon Game Notes
    September 24, 2018
    W&L and Randolph-Macon will be meeting for the 67th time, with the Generals holding a 32-31-3 advantage since the series began in 1903.
  • W&L-Maryville Football Game Has Been Cancelled
    September 15, 2018
    The football game between Washington and Lee and Maryville that was rescheduled for Thursday, September 20 has now been cancelled.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Maryville Game Notes
    September 10, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Maryville will be meeting for the 15th time, with the series tied at 7-7. The two teams have not met since the 1990 season, when the Scots took a 21-7 win in Maryville, Tenn. The Generals are 4-3 all-time against the Scots at home.
  • W&L Football Defeats Sewanee, 47-14
    September 08, 2018
    Washington and Lee amassed 501 yards of total offense, scored on a blocked punt, and forced three Sewanee turnovers en route to a 47-14 victory over the Tigers on Saturday at Harris Stadium.
  • W&L Hires Hayli Yetter as Director of the Fitness Center and Head Coach of Strength and Conditioning
    September 06, 2018
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the hiring of Hayli Yetter as director of the fitness center and head coach of strength and conditioning. She will also serve as assistant professor of physical education. Yetter began her new appointment on September 4.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Will Corry (9-4)
    September 04, 2018
    Junior linebacker Will Corry totaled six tackles, a sack and a forced fumble on Saturday to help lead the W&L football team to a 16-10 overtime victory at Dickinson on Saturday and earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week accolades.
  • W&L's Breece Named ODAC Offensive Football Player of the Week
    September 03, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced that sophomore running back Josh Breece (Lorton, Va. / Stone Bridge) has been named the ODAC Offensive Football Player of the Week for the week ending September 2.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Sewanee Game Notes
    September 03, 2018
    W&L and Sewanee will be meeting for the 67th time, with the Generals holding a 43-23 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1892 season.
  • W&L Football Grinds Out a 16-10 Overtime Win at Dickinson
    September 01, 2018
    Sophomore running back Josh Breece (Lorton, Va. / Stone Bridge) rushed for 122 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner in overtime, to lift the Washington and Lee football team to a 16-10 win over Dickinson on Saturday at Biddle Field.
  • Washington and Lee Football - Dickinson Game Notes
    August 27, 2018
    Washington and Lee and Dickinson will be meeting for the fourth time, with the Generals holding a 3-0 advantage in the all-time series that began during the 1959 season. The two teams have not met since September 8, 1984 when W&L claimed a 36 -7 win.
  • 2018 W&L Football Season Preview
    August 24, 2018
    Head Coach Garrett LeRose and Senior Captains Nate Faber and Collin Sherman discuss the preseason and prospects for the 2018 football season.
  • W&L Football Ties with Macon Atop ODAC Preseason Coaches Poll
    August 20, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2018 football preseason coaches poll on Monday afternoon and Washington and Lee is tied atop the poll with Randolph-Macon College.
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