The Ring-tum Phi

Baseball team uses criticism to fuel end of season success

Pitcher Tommy Concklin, ‘17,  was on the All-ODAC first team and the ODAC scholar athlete of the year after going 8-0 with a 1.03 ERA. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Mac Trammell

May 4, 2016

On a whiteboard in the Washington and Lee baseball locker room there’s a bevy of scribbled notes that have accumulated as the year has progressed. Inspirational quotes posted by coaches; banter posted by players; a schedule with a surprisingly large amount of check marks next to every win. But what...

General of the Week: Danny Devereux

Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Peter Rathmell

April 4, 2016

Phi: How did you earn such a huge role in the baseball team in such a short time? DD: I pretty much earned my role by just working hard every day and sticking to the daily grind. Phi: What went through your head when you broke the saves record with a whole month of the season remaining? DD: When ...

Rookie baseball star key to team’s early success

Feeley has recorded a hit in all but six games so far this year. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Claude Miller

March 7, 2016

The Washington and Lee baseball team has found a rising star in rookie infielder Chadwick Feeley. The right-hander has played in all 17 games thus far, and has shown his worth in the batter’s box. While hitting with a .270 batting average, his 11 runs are good for first on the team. He also leads the ...

Fiery pitching fuels baseball team to opening season sweep

Kyle Tipping, ‘16, threw three scoreless innings in game three of the series to finish off the Seahawks. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Caroline Blackmon

February 17, 2016

Washington and Lee’s baseball team swept St. Mary’s College of Maryland in its first series of the 2016 season on Feb. 6-7. In the opener, the Generals shut out the Seahawks. Starting pitcher Tom Concklin, ‘17, pitched six shut-out innings while the Generals’ offense did its part by scoring...

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