2016 Washington and Lee Men's Cross Country News Releases

  • Roberts & Strehler Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Accolades
    May 25, 2017
    The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced its 2016-17 Men’s Track and Field and Cross Country Academic All-District Teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee seniors Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) and Jake Roberts (Kansas City, Mo./The Barstow School) were selected to the 10-member District 5 team.
  • W&L Claims the 2017 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Commissioner's Cup
    May 18, 2017
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced on Thursday that Washington and Lee has swept the league’s Commissioner’s Cups for the fourth time in the last five seasons.
  • Lee and Concklin Headline Athletic Department Award Winners at W&L
    May 16, 2017
    The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual Athletics Awards Ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening.  The event, made possible by the generosity of the Brookby Family, honors student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2016-17 school year a tremendous success.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
    April 25, 2017
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 233 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.
  • 24 Holds "Be the Match" Registration Drive
    February 17, 2017
    On Saturday, February 4, the Washington and Lee University student organization 24 held a “Be The Match” bone marrow registration drive in the Warner Center and had over 87 people register during the event.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Receives USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
    February 09, 2017
    The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Academic Team and individual All-Academic award winners on Thursday, and the Washington and Lee men were recognized as a team and had four individuals honored.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 12, 2017
    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.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Takes 27th at NCAA National Championship
    November 19, 2016
    The 27th-ranked Washington and Lee men’s cross country team finished 27th out of 32 teams at the NCAA Division III Championship on Saturday at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.
  • W&L Men's XC Claims Second at Regionals & Advances to NCAA Championship
    November 12, 2016
    The 33rd-ranked Washington and Lee men’s cross country team placed second out of 29 schools at the NCAA South/Southeast Region Championship on Saturday hosted by Berry to earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Division III National Championship.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Mac Strehler (11-1)
    November 01, 2016
    Senior Mac Strehler of the men's cross country team won the individual ODAC Championship on Saturday to garner Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Claims ODAC Championship
    October 29, 2016
    Senior Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) finished first out of 105 runners to lead the Washington and Lee men’s cross country team to the 2016 ODAC Cross Country Championship at the Buena Vista Golf Course on Saturday.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country 2016 ODAC Championship Preview
    October 28, 2016
    The W&L men's cross country team hosts the ODAC Championship on Saturday, October 29, at the Buena Vista Golf Course. Head coach Brandon Spalding, along with senior Phillip Harmon, and sophomores Alex Dolwick and Patrick Hunter recently previewed the meet.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Ranked in USTFCCCA Top 35
    October 19, 2016
    The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its weekly men’s cross country Top 35 poll on Wednesday, and Washington and Lee was picked 34th in the Division III poll with 20 points
  • Rollo and Strehler Garner Weekly ODAC Honors
    October 17, 2016
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its weekly awards on Monday for the week ending October 16, and Washington and Lee senior Emily Rollo (Haddonfield, N.J./Haddonfield Memorial) was named the Women’s Swimmer of the Week and senior Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) garnered the Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week accolade.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Finishes Fourth at Oberlin Inter-Regional
    October 15, 2016
    Senior Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) finished fifth out of 278 runners at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble to lead the Washington and Lee men’s cross country team to a fourth-place finish out of 32 teams on Saturday.
  • Hurst & Strehler Garner ODAC Weekly Honors
    October 03, 2016
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its Athlete of the Week on Monday for the week ending October 2, and Washington and Lee had two athletes honored.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Competes at the Paul Short Run
    October 01, 2016
    The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team was in action on Saturday at the Paul Short Run hosted by Lehigh University. The Generals finished 12th out of 45 teams in the 8K Brown Race and were sixth out of the Division III teams participating in the race.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Finishes Second at Hornet Harrier
    September 24, 2016
    The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team took a select group of competitors to the 2016 Hornet Harrier on Saturday and finished second out of 11 teams with 36 points.
  • Three Generals Named ODAC Athlete of the Week
    September 12, 2016
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the week ending September 11, and Washington and Lee had three athletes honored.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Wins the ODAC Preview Meet
    September 09, 2016
    Senior Mac Strehler (Moseley, Va. / Trinity Episcopal School) crossed the finish line in first-place with a time of 27:32.8 to lead the Washington and Lee men’s cross country team to a team championship at the ODAC Preview meet held at the Vista Links Golf Course on Friday evening.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Takes Second at Dickinson Invitational
    September 01, 2016
    The Washington and Lee men’s cross country team opened the 2016 season on Thursday evening by placing second with 44 points out of five teams at the Light Up the Night Invitational hosted by Dickinson.
  • 2016 W&L Men's Cross Country Season Preview
    August 29, 2016
    Head coach Brandon Spalding, along with junior MacKenzye Leroy and sophomores Cooper Baird and Skyler Zunk, preview the 2016 season for the Washington and Lee men's cross country team.
  • W&L Men's Cross Country Picked First in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 19, 2016
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2016 men’s cross country preseason coaches’ poll on Friday, and defending league champion Washington and Lee took first out of 11 teams. The Generals garnered eight first-place votes and 98 total points.
  • ODAC Announces 2015-16 All-Academic Team
    July 15, 2016
    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.